Americana Music Festival

Americana Music Festival & Conference

The annual Americana Music Festival & Conference is one big event that joins legendary artists with upcoming stars, industry professionals, and fans. For six days, all of these people enjoy panels, seminars, showcases, parties, the Annual Americana Honors & Awards Show, and more.


Daytime conference activities were held at The Westin Nashville in 2019. The Americana Music Conference covers the interests and needs of artists, managers, labels, radio stations, publishers, agents, promoters, retailers, legal and business affairs executives, merchandisers, and new media professionals. Conference registration includes admission to all sanctioned events, including evening showcases and the option to purchase a ticket to the Americana Honors & Awards. 

Americana Music Festival
Music Festival

Each night of the Americana Music Festival, the best artists in the industry perform at venues around Nashville. Wristbands are available for purchase, granting admission to all evening showcases and some special events. Individual showcase tickets may be available for purchase at the door on the night of the show.

2019 Lineup

Tanya Tucker - Keb' Mo' - Rising Appalachia - Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors - The Marcus King Band - Robert Randolph - Jack Ingram - Brandy Clark - Buddy Miller - American Aquarium - Jade Bird - Penny & Sparrow - Erin Rae - and many more!

Americana Honors & Awards
Americana Honors & Awards

The Annual Americana Honors & Awards happens each year at the Ryman Auditorium. The best in the business are honored on this night. And some amazingly memorable performances happen at the Americana Honors & Awards each year. In fact, Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash’s last live performance was on the Americana stage. 


The Americana Music Festival & Conference is a week of music you do not want to miss.
Make your room reservations now.

For more information about the Americana Music Festival & Conference, visit

More Nashville

Browse through more of Music City.