Country music fans everywhere have been looking forward to the Grand Ole Opry’s 85th Birthday Bash on Saturday, October 9th. The time is finally getting close and visitors are getting ready to watch stars like Dolly Parton, Taylor Swift, and Trace Adkins all in one fantastic concert at the Grand Ole Opry. Concerts with so many diverse and well-loved country music stars like this one are rare and very exciting for those who love all types of country music. Tickets for this concert are going fast, so make sure that you get your ticket before they run out!
Since you came to Nashville to celebrate the Grand Ole Opry’s 85th birthday, make sure that you celebrate the history of the Opry in a special way as well with the Ryman Auditorium Self-Guided Tours. As the place where the traditions of the Grand Ole Opry began before the Grand Ole Opry House was built, this building has seen its fair share of country music legends and it has a lot of history and fascinating stories to share with visitors. Exhibits featuring the diverse history of the Ryman can be found throughout the building, and you also get the chance to stand on the same stage where performers like Johnny Cash and Emmylou Harris have performed. Make sure to bring a camera because you will definitely want to record that special moment.
Keep the celebratory mood of your time in Nashville going by celebrating the history of country music itself while you’re in town. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is the perfect way to celebrate the long and diverse history of country music. What better way to honor the music that has made so many people happy over the years than to spend the day exploring this museum that spans an entire city block of Nashville? Gold and Platinum records, rare recordings, and unbelievable memorabilia are around every corner of this building and feature all artists who have had an influence on country from Hank Williams to Elvis Presley. If you’re a fan of country music, you’re sure to be a fan of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.