CMA Fest Announces Fan Fair X

CMA Fest 2022 has announced the details for Fan Fair X: their all-encompassing fan experience for this year's event.

Fan Fair X will include ongoing live music and entertainment on two different stages, lifestyle exhibits, partner activations, a vendor marketplace, prize giveaways, and meet-and-greets. It takes place throughout the entirety of CMA Fest, June 9-12, at Music City Center in downtown Nashville.


Throughout the weekend, artists performing on the Spotlight Stage at Fan Fair X include Skyelor Anderson, Angie K, Kaylee Bell, Belles, Brei Carter, CB30, Abbey Cone, Crawford & Power, Johnny Dailey, Shelby Darrall, Tyler Dial, Rodell Duff, Everette, FINMAR, Ben Gallaher, Max Jackson, Greylan James, Paige King Johnson, Halle Kearns, Kimberly Kelly, Madison Kozak, Gabe Lee, Grace Leer, Thomas Mac, Miko Marks, Catherine McGrath, Megan Moroney, Patrick Murphy, O.N.E the Duo, Redferrin, SixForty1, Southerland, Jenny Tolman, Tyler Reese Tritt, Troubadour Blue, Brit Taylor, Twinnie, Kasey Tyndall, Anna Vaus and Stephen Wilson Jr. Additionally, ASCAP presents Martin McDaniel, Gina Venior and Jason Tucker; BMI presents Whitney Daane, Jobe Fortner, Taylor Goyette and Leslie Roberts and SESAC presents Joe Fox, Marla and Brett Sheroky.


Featured Artists of the Day on the CMA Close-Up Stage include the likes of Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, and Chris Tomlin. This portion includes interactive panels, informative presentations, and intimate performances.


Other highlights to be included in this year's Fan Fair X are:

- “My Voice Is A Trumpet” – A Reading and Conversation with Jimmie Allen and Cody Alan - - Up Close and Personal with Trisha Yearwood and Friends, featuring Lauren Alaina and Caitlyn Smith, moderated by Elaina Smith

- “For Love & Country” – Amazon Music Special panel hosted by Dyana Williams, featuring BRELAND, Blanco Brown, Shy Carter and Frankie Staton. - Song Suffragettes

- Brian Kelley and the Castaways - She Is the Music Presents: Hillary Scott and Friends with Caitlyn Smith, Catie Offerman and Sacha

- Black Opry with Tylar Bryant, Roberta Lea, The Kentucky Gentlemen, and Julie Williams

- Social Stars in Country Music with Lily Rose, Peytan Porter, Georgia Webster, and Troy Cartwright

- Lainey Wilson: I've Got A Heart Like a Truck - Tik Tok and the Rise of Independent Artists with Cooper Alan, Spencer Crandall, Alexandra Kay, and Thomas Mac