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Prepare For CMA Fest

Before you get to Nashville for CMA Fest, find out everything you need to know from packing list, downloading the app, registering for prizes, shopping for official merchandise and finding a place to rest.

The safety of our fans, artists and staff is our top priority. Watch this video from 2019 to find out what can and can’t be brought to CMA Fest.

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PACKING LIST SUGGESTIONS

There are some essentials items you should plan to bring to make your CMA Fest experience the best it can be!

Some items are not allowed at CMA Fest including non-clear bags or clear bags larger than 12”x12”x6”, aerosol sunscreen, cameras with detachable lenses, chairs, stainless steel and glass containers or canisters and umbrellas. To see the full list of prohibited items, visit our FAQs page.

DOWNLOAD THE CMA FEST APP

Downloading the official CMA Fest app and turning on notifications is the easiest way to get the latest information about stage lineups, schedules, maps and more. Register for CMA Fest Fan Access presented by Budweiser for chances to win prizes, shop for official merchandise, and chat with other attendees in “Fest Chat!”

BUILD YOUR OWN SCHEDULE

With hundreds of artists playing CMA Fest in support of music education, you’ll want to plan ahead and build your own festival schedule by going to “Lineup & Schedule” in the app menu, Then, select “Lineup” to search for specific acts and add them to your schedule! All of the events you add to your schedule will appear in the “My Schedule” tab of this section.

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Order Merch & Beverages In The App

For the second year, attendees will be able to order select merchandise and beverages at select on-site locations through the CMA Fest app’s “Order Ahead” feature. Payments are processed through Apple Pay and Google Pay.

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MEET & GREETS IN XFINITY FAN FAIR X

What makes CMA Fest special from other music festivals is the opportunity to meet Country Music stars in person inside Xfinity Fan Fair X in Music City Center! NEW this year, all 375+ meet & greet sessions are open to any attendee with admission to Xfinity Fan Fair X! There is no longer any need to register or sign up in advance! All you have to do is hop in line once inside. The complete meet & greet schedule will be available in the app on Thursday, May 28, 2020 after 10AM CT. Simply select “Schedule & Lineup” in the menu, “Schedule” and then “Type.” From there, you will select “Meet & Greets” to see the session schedule by each day!

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SHOP MERCHANDISE

Shop official CMA Fest merchandise online to receive in time for CMA Fest. Plus, there will be multiple locations on site at CMA Fest to purchase the official merch when you’re in Nashville!

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LODGING AND ACCOMMODATIONS IN NASHVILLE

Traveling to Nashville from out of town? Book accommodations as soon as possible! Many hotel and rental options can be found throughout Nashville and middle Tennessee. Check out the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. for suggestions.

PLACES TO STAY