51st Academy of Country Music Awards – Red Carpet Arrivals

The biggest names in country music are heating up the red carpet at the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards this afternoon (April 3) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Hosted by Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley, the show is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. Jason AldeanDierks BentleyLuke BryanCamKenny ChesneyEric ChurchBrett EldredgeSam HuntCharles KelleyTim McGrawThomas RhettBlake SheltonChris StapletonCole SwindellCarrie UnderwoodKeith UrbanFlorida Georgia Line, and Old Dominion are scheduled to perform, plus duets from Kelsea Ballerini featuring Nick JonasMiranda Lambert featuring Billy Gibbons and Keith UrbanDolly Parton and Katy PerryChris Young with Cassadee Pope, and Little Big Town featuring Trombone Shorty.

Garth Brooks (via satellite), Miss America Betty CantrellTom HiddlestonChris JansonJana KramerMartina McBrideVon MillerKip MooreKacey MusgravesNancy O’DellJake OwenChase RiceDarius RuckerKiefer SutherlandCole Swindell and Maddie & Tae are also expected to take the stage and present each winner with their respective awards.

The 51st Academy of Country Music Awards airs TONIGHT, April 3rd @ 8PM ET/PT on CBS. Check out photos from the red carpet below…

 

Photos by David Becker/Getty Images

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.