Time of Music City Walk of Fame Ceremony Changed to 2:30 p.m.
Little Big Town, Along with Ryman Auditorium’s Historic Luminaries Tom Ryman and Lula C. Naff, to Receive Stars on Sept. 14 Keith Urban to Present Star to Little Big Town
NASHVILLE – The Music City Walk of Fame ceremony taking place on Thursday, Sept. 14 will take place at 2:30 p.m. instead of 1 p.m. The ceremony will pay tribute to the Ryman Auditorium in celebration of the historic venue’s 125th anniversary with the induction and presentation of stars to Little Big Town, the GRAMMY-winning country music mega-group in a sold-out residency at the Mother Church, along with two luminaries in the Ryman’s past: Tom Ryman, the riverboat captain who was inspired by a revival preacher to build the Union Gospel Tabernacle, and Lula C. Naff, the theater manager who helmed the Auditorium for more than 40 years and famously booked the Grand Ole Opry there.
GRAMMY-winner Keith Urban, who himself is a member of the Music City Walk of Fame, will present Little Big Town with their star.
The induction ceremony will take place on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. in Music City Walk of Fame Park. The inductees will receive the 77th, 78th and 79th stars on the Music City Walk of Fame. Inductees are recognized for their significant contributions to preserving the musical heritage of Nashville and for contributing to the world through song or other industry collaboration. The ceremony is free and open to the public.
Little Big Town
Induction into the Music City Walk of Fame. Inductees will be recognized with the unveiling of commemorative sidewalk markers.
Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017
Music City Walk of Fame Park, located on Demonbreun Street between Fourth and Fifth Avenue.
The Music City Walk of Fame is an official project of Music City, Inc., the charitable foundation of the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp, and is produced with the support of founding sponsor Gibson Brands and of sponsors that include the City of Nashville and Metro Parks and Recreation. Nominations are open to the public and are accepted in the categories of Artist, Musician, Songwriter, and Producer/Music Industry Executive. Application forms are reviewed by the Music City Walk of Fame anonymous selection committee. For more information about the Music City Walk of Fame, go to visitmusiccity.com/walkoffame.