WKDQ is giving you the chance to go to the CMA Music Fest June 11-14.  You will be entered to win a pair of 4-day passes to the Festival anytime you win a prize on the air with WKDQ between May 11th and 23rd, plus you can enter to be one of 10 qualifiers drawn from WKDQ.com's Country Club!

  • Artists set to rock LP Field stage include: Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Lee Brice, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Randy Houser, Sam Hunt, Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Maddie and Tae, Neal McCoy, Oak Ridge Boys, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Thomas Rhett, Darius Rucker, Cole Swindell, The Band Perry, Keith Urban, Wynonna & The Big Noise, Chris Young, and Zac Brown Band



  • Visit CMA Music Festival’s AT&T U-verse Fan Fair X at the Music City Center featuring artist performances, celebrity Q&A sessions, autographs, live interviews and more!
  • Fan Fair X tickets are $10 per day or $25 for four days. Children 8 and under are admitted free. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster-dot-com or the CMA Music Festival Box Office by calling 1-800-CMA-FEST (262-3378) (price includes handling fees).
    • 4-day pass holders get in to Fan Fair X for free!
  • Get up close and personal with your favorite Country artists on the CMA Close Up Stage! Fan Fair X will kick off each day with interactive interviews and acoustic performances from the featured artist of the day.
  • FFX Artists of the Day
    • Thursday: Little Big Town
      • The three-time CMA Vocal Group of the Year will cut the ribbon officially opening Fan Fair X for fans.
      • Friday:  Hunter Hayes
      • Saturday: Chris Young
      • Sunday: Darius Rucker


CMA Close Up Stage
  • The crown jewel of the AT&T U-verse Fan Fair X experience is the CMA Close Up Stage where fans can get up close and personal with their favorite artists. There will be intimate performances, interactive panels, informative presentations, and more.
    • A panel with the 2015 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees The Oak Ridge Boys and Jim Ed Brown
    • CMA Songwriters Series featuring Sara Evans
    • Kristian Bush and Friends
    • “American Country Countdown” with Kix Brooks
    • Q&A with Kellie Pickler
    • Jim Halsey Starmaker Panel: starring Roy Clark and Special Guests
    • Singer and star of ABC Television Network’s “Nashville,” Charles Esten
    • Clint Black video retrospective of his 25-year career
    • Celebrating female songwriters, the Song Suffragettes with special guest Jamie O’Neal
    • Between programming on the CMA Close Up Stage, fans will be treated to the CMA Prize Wheel offering opportunities to win Ultimate Fan ExperiencesKidsville Presented by CMA Foundation


    • 7 FREE stages– Chevrolet Riverfront Stage, HGTV Lodge (separate ticket is required for entry), Bud Light Plaza Stage, Belk Stage at The Park, Chevrolet Roadhouse Stage, Gildan Broadway Stage at Hard Rock Café and the BMI Tailgate Party! Full lineups will be posted at CMAfest.com.