ACMs to Air Sunday, May 18

The 43rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will air Sunday, May 18, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas at 8 p.m. ET on CBS-TV.

This marks the first time that the prestigious awards show will be held on a Sunday. "Las Vegas is an ideal place for the Academy to showcase country music's best and we couldn't be happier to have the show on a Sunday night," said Bob Romeo, Executive Director of the Academy of Country Music. Fans can attend the show as well as special events like the star-studded ACM Motorcycle Ride. For event ticket information and MGM Grand availability, call (800) 929-1111 or (702) 891-7777 or go to


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