Industry Events

August 5
CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock airs at 8 p.m. ET on ABC

August 5-6
BMI will host Sync THIS! Events will be private except Aug. 6 High Watt performance

August 10
The Teen Choice Awards air on Fox, beginning at 8 p.m. ET.

August 14
Live On The Green at the Public Square Park in downtown Nashville

August 18
28th annual Music Row Ladies Golf Tournament at Old Natchez Country Club in Nashville

August 21

  • Leadership Music 25th Anniversary Celebration, The Rosewall
  • Live On The Green at the Public Square Park in downtown Nashville

August 22
CMA second ballot due 5pm CT

August 24
MTV’s Video Music Awards air live from the Forum, in Inglewood, CA

August 28
Live On The Green at the Public Square Park in downtown Nashville

September 4-6
Live On The Green Festival at the Public Square Park in downtown Nashville

September 8
Miller Harris golf tournament at Temple Hills Golf Club

September 9
ACM Honors at the Ryman

September 15
Girl Scouts Annual Luncheon, CMT’s Women in Music Theme

September 17
Americana Honors & Awards Show

September 17-21
Americana Music Association’s 15th Annual Festival & Conference at the Hutton Hotel

September 20-21
Music City Food + Wine Festival at Public Square Park

September 23
2014 SOURCE Awards at Nashville’s Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum at the Historic Municipal Auditorium

September 26-28
Island Hopper Songwriter Festival at Sanibel Captiva Island

September 27-30
IEBA 2014 at the Omni Nashville

September 30
IEBA Class of 2014 induction ceremony at the CMA Theater at the CMHoF

September 30-October 4
IBMA World of Bluegrass 2014 and Film Festival in Raleigh, North Carolina

October 2
IBMA’s 25th annual Awards at Raleigh, North Carolina’s Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

October 3
Island Hopper Songwriter Festival on Fort Myers Beach

October 27
CMA final ballot due 5pm CT

November 2
2014 SESAC Nashville Music Awards at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum (invitation-only)

November 3
52nd annual ASCAP Country Music Awards at Nashville’s Music City Center (invitation-only)

November 19-20
Billboard Touring Conference in New York City


February 8, 2015
57th Annual Grammy awards

February 25-27
CRS 2015 at the Nashville Convention Center

April 19, 2015
50th Annual ACM Awards held live on CBS from the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas

May 12-14
Music Biz 2015 held at the Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville

July 9-11, 2015
NAMM at the Nashville Music City Center