The Johnny Cash Museum Set To Premiere The Johnny Cash Birthday Bash
The world renowned Johnny Cash Museum (JCM) prepares a first for Music City this February with the Johnny Cash Birthday Bash to mark his 82nd birthday. In a three day event kicking off February 28th, fans will be treated to appearances by Johnny Cash family members and former band members in series of activities anchored at the AAA Gem rated JCM.
“We are thrilled to bring back the Johnny Cash Birthday Celebration and even more so to bring it to Nashville for the first time,” says founder Bill Miller. “We have a long tradition of bringing Johnny's fans together with his family, friends and peers in an intimate celebration of his life.”
Throughout the celebration the following will be appearing or performing:
John Carter Cash
Joanne Cash (Yates)
In less than a year since it’s opening, celebrities like Former VP and Nobel Prize winner Al Gore, Grammy and country music legend Lynn Anderson, The Mavericks, The Oak Ridge Boys, American Pickers’ Mike Wolfe, Ashton Shepherd and many others have visited the museum so you truly never know who could be guest staring in the birthday celebration.
Tickets for the celebration are $55 and can be purchased online at http://www.johnnycashbirthday.com/.
About The Johnny Cash Museum
Earning the AAA Gem rating, The Johnny Cash Museum experience has quickly spread around the globe with outlets like CNN, USA Today, The NY Times, The NY Post, Billboard, Vogue, Southern Living, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, Yahoo, Huffington Post, London’s NME, etc. all buzzing about the attraction. Forbes recently released a list of the Top 5 “Must-See” Nashville destinations and put The Johnny Cash Museum in the number one slot. That acknowledgement was followed the very next day with an unbelievable honor from National Geographic. National Geographic published a list of the worldwide top four “Pitch Perfect Museums,” museums dedicated to a single musician. The Johnny Cash Museum earned the top honor beating out the ABBA museum in Stockholm and the Kalakuta museum in Nigeria. Located at 119 Third Avenue South between Demonbreun and Broadway, the museum is en route between the tourists circulated Broadway strip and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Schermerhorn Symphony Center. The JCM is open every day from 11 AM to 7 PM CST. General admission is $14 with discounts for students, members of the military, etc.
The museum, designed by the Temeka Group in collaboration with Bill and Shannon Miller, unites the extensive and acclaimed collection of Bill Miller, longtime friend of Cash’s and founder of the official Johnny Cash website www.JohnnyCash.com, and pieces from friends, colleagues and family members including his daughters, son and siblings.
To stay updated on the museum and Johnny Cash, visit www.johnnycash.com or www.johnnycashmuseum.com.