Keith Urban and Rascal Flatts will headline the 2nd Annual ACM Party for a Cause Festival, set for Friday, April 4 and Saturday, April 5. The festival will be the first-ever special event held at The LINQ, Caesars Entertainment’s new shopping, dining and entertainment district at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. The event is part of The Week Vegas Goes Country, leading up to the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards which will air live on CBS Sunday, April 6 at 8/7c with co-hosts Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton.
Friday’s “Outnumber Hunger Live!” concert series will benefit Outnumber Hunger, an initiative from General Mills, Big Machine Label Group and Feeding America that helps fight hunger in local communities. Rascal Flatts will headline the night, which will also feature performances from Danielle Bradbery, Justin Moore, Cassadee Pope, Thomas Rhett, Florida Georgia Line and The Cadillac Three. Will Hoge, Chase Rice and Charlie Worsham will perform on the Party Stage.
Saturday’s show, presented by ACM Lifting Lives, will benefit several military organizations, including Folds of Honor Foundation, Wounded Warrior Project, Navy SEAL Foundation, Team Rubicon, and Nellis AFB Force Support Squadron. Keith Urban will headline with performances by Lee Brice, Brett Eldredge, Tyler Farr, Kip Moore, Joe Nichols, Jerrod Niemann, Chris Young, Love and Theft and Parmalee. Joel Crouse, Jon Pardi, Leah Turner, Austin Webb, Dan + Shay, and Max Impact, the premier rock band of the United States Air Force, will perform on the Party Stage.
Following the Main Stage performances on Saturday, April 5, the festivities will continue with ACM After Hours with Jerrod Niemann & Friends on the Party Stage featuring performances by Tyler Farr, Jerrod Niemann, American Young, Natalie Stovall and The Drive, The Swon Brothers and more.