Whatever your 4th of July plans, GAC’s got you covered with Living Country Week, a full slate of fun, summertime programs for the whole family. Everything fans need to live country this summer — from favorite tunes to mouth-watering recipes to fun family travel – can be found in a variety of entertaining shows and specials.
Why limit the July 4th celebration to just one day? The fun starts this Friday, June 29 at 8 p.m./ET, with a special Top 20 Country Countdown featuring host Nan Kelley, who is joined by co-hosting pals Suzanne Alexander and Bill Cody as they hit one of Nashville’s favorite boating spots to count down this week’s favorite music videos.
Continue to beat the heat with Top 20 Summer Soundtrack, Sunday July 1 at 8 p.m./ET as Jake Owen and Storme Warren hit the lake to count down the best summertime music videos as chosen by the experts — the fans.
A sampling of Living Country Week programming includes: (all times Eastern)
4:30 p.m. DIY Indoors Out. Hosts Dean and Derek head to Trace Adkins’ rural one-room getaway to create a rustic, outdoor kitchen complete with patio, dining area and fireplace.
9 p.m. Noteworthy at the Opry. Independence Day is the perfect time to honor the heroic men and women of the U.S. military with performances by Rascal Flatts, Alan Jackson, Kellie Pickler, Montgomery Gentry and Ronnie Milsap.
4 p.m. The Great Steak Cook-off. Grilling teams compete at the World Championship Steak Cook-off in Magnolia, AR.
2:30 p.m. Made in America. It’s all about barbecues and classic desserts with a stop at the Weber Stephen Company, makers of Weber grills followed by an exploration into the origins of banana splits.
9 p.m. RV 2012. Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about RVs from the most luxurious, over the top coaches to toy haulers and trailers. Get an insider’s look at the coolest, most loaded, high-tech options from the biggest RV show in the country.
11 p.m. Celebrity Motor Homes. From Will Smith’s two million dollar mobile estate to Kellie Pickler’s customized shoe closet to Zac Brown’s mobile kitchen, these amazing motor homes are built for Hollywood’s elite.
10:30 p.m. Patriotic Videos. After the fireworks, sit back and relax with patriotic music videos from country music’s top stars.
Click HERE for a full listing of programs!