5th ACM Party for a Cause: Day 3 Recap – April 1, 2017

On Saturday, April 1, the Academy of Country Music hosted the third day of the 5th ACM Party for a Cause, which consists of eighteen events across thirteen venues in Las Vegas featuring performances by over eighty artists during The Week Vegas Goes Country.

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Florida Georgia Line was surprised onstage when it was announced that they had won two ACM Awards (off camera categories) for Vocal Event of the Year (“May We All” – Florida Georgia Line featuring Tim McGraw) and ACM Single Record of the Year (“H.O.L.Y.” – Florida Georgia Line). ACM CEO Pete Fisher presented FGL with the awards at the ACM Party for a Cause: WME Bash at the Beach event.

LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 01: Musicians Jerrod Niemann (L) and Lee Brice perform onstage at the ACM Pool Party For A Cause on April 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for ACM)

The GO Pool at Flamingo Las Vegas was live all day for the ACM Pool Party for a Cause Presented by MillerCoors with performances by Old Dominion, Jerrod Niemann, Jackie Lee and Dee Jay Silver. Lee Brice took the stage, surprising the crowd with a duet performance during Jerrod Niemann’s set.

LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 01: (L-R) Musicians Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum perform onstage at the ACM Party For A Cause: The Joint on April 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for ACM)

Later in the evening, Lady Antebellum, Kip Moore, Kelsea Ballerini, Eric Paslay, Brett Young, Ryan Hurd, Drew Baldridge, and HISH performed at ACM Party for a Cause: The Joint, hosted by Bobby Bones with Crook and Chase. View our favorite moments HERE.

Check out our gallery of photos from each Party for a Cause event here — it’s updated every evening!

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.