(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — After The Coliseum's nightly concerts on June 9-12, the festivities continue at 15 downtown clubs and lounges as CMA Music Festival After Hours gets underway. Food and beverage specials, live entertainment and special events are just a few items on the After Hours menu.
Clubs participating include Bailey's Pub and Grille; Big River Grille and Brewery; BB King's Blues Club and Restaurant; Hard Rock Cafe; Legends Corner; Nashville Crossroads; Rippy's Smokin' Bar and Grill; Robert's Western World; Ryman Auditorium; Second Fiddle; The Stage on Broadway; The Trap; Tootsies Orchid Lounge; Wildhorse Saloon; and Wolfy's. Each club will develop its own entertainment schedule and admission policies.
Highlights of 2004 CMA Music Festival After Hours include:
** On June 9 at 11:00PM, the Ryman Auditorium hosts Marty Stuart's Late Night Jam with Marty Stuart, Terri Clark; Naturally 7 and a surprise special guest;
** The Grand Ole Opry Superstar Spectacular benefit showon June 10 from 11:00 PM – 2:00 AM includes Bill Anderson, Tracy Byrd, Vince Gill, Jack Greene, Buddy Jewell and Brad Paisley;
** "The Fourth Annual NBC Daytime After Hours Party" kicks off at the Wildhorse Saloon on June 12 at 11:00 PM with NBC daytime stars and a special appearance by Lonestar; and
**The Trap hosts After Hours on June 11 with Earl Thomas Conley and on June 12 with the Honky Tonk Tailgate Party features Daryle Singletary and Rhett Akins. –Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen