The Grand Ole Opry® presented by Humana® is set to celebrate its 93rd birthday with an annual Birthday Bash and a special birthday concert by Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame member Charley Pride at 3 PM Sat., Oct. 13 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, TN. The Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient made his Opry debut in 1967, charted 36 No. 1 singles, sold over 70 million records, and this year marks his 25th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member. Concert tickets go on sale July 20 at 10:00 am at (615) 871-OPRY and opry.com.
Pride is also scheduled for that weekend’s four Opry performances. Opry Birthday Bash packages are on sale now at opry.com and (615) 871-OPRY and include the birthday concert, an Opry Birthday Bash performance, Grand Ole Opry House and Ryman Auditorium tours, a picnic on the Opry Plaza, and an exclusive Birthday Bash poster.
Among other artists coming soon to the Opry are Asleep at the Wheel, Brothers Osborne, Terri Clark, Charlie Daniels Band, Charles Esten, Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers, Chris Janson, Dustin Lynch, Martina McBride, Del McCoury Band, Craig Morgan, Oak Ridge Boys, Pure Prairie League, Rascal Flatts, Chris Young, and more.
Charley Pride Tour Dates:
JUL 20 – Shooting Star Casino / Mahnomen, Minn.
AUG 11 – Sugar Creek Casino / Hinton, Okla.
SEP 15 – Crystal Grand Music Theater / Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
SEP 22 – Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino / Salamanca, N.Y.
SEP 28 – Dosey Doe (The Big Barn) / The Woodlands, Texas
OCT 05 – The Welk Resort Theatre / Branson, Mo.
OCT 26 – The Welk Resort Theatre / Branson, Mo.
NOV 07 – TCU Place / Saskatoon, SK
NOV 09 – Conexus Arts Centre / Regina, SK
NOV 10 – Club Regent Event Center / Winnipeg, MB