WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, 2018

Country Music’s biggest stars are coming together on one stage at “The 52nd Annual CMA Awards” – Country Music’s Biggest Night with hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood! Watch as the Country Music industry reveals winners and honors its finest entertainers with unforgettable performances.




Show Info

Location: Bridgestone Arena

Doors open: 5:00pm

Doors close: 6:45pm

Attendees must be seated by: 6:55pm

Show starts: 7pm

Ticket Holder Information

  • The Bridgestone Arena has installed metal detectors at all entrances into the building.  All bags and packages will be searched.  Please allow extra time to pass through these.
  • Small umbrellas are permitted in Bridgestone Arena.
  • Any bag larger than 6 ½” x 10” are not permitted inside Bridgestone Arena. Small wristlets or clutches are recommended.
  • Non-Professional, non-flash still photography is permitted (including personal handheld devices). FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY IS NOT PERMITTED DURING THE LIVE SHOW. Any camera with a detachable lens is NOT PERMITTED inside Bridgestone Arena. Recording devices, both audio and visual, are not permitted inside Bridgestone Arena or on the Bridgestone Arena Plaza.
  • Cell phones and all communication devices must be silenced and/or turned off while inside the Bridgestone Arena.
  • CMA encourages you to honor the tradition of Country Music’s Biggest Night by dressing in Black Tie/Formal Attire.
  • Children under the age of five years, and children under the age of sixteen years not accompanied by parent, legal guardian or adult will not be admitted.
  • For your safety and protection, all attendees are required to carry their Awards ticket and photo identification at all times when in attendance at the CMA Awards. Kindly refrain from posting pictures of tickets.
  • Many streets will be closed around the Bridgestone Arena. Please allow extra time to park and maneuver through rush hour traffic.
  • The Bridgestone Arena and Plaza are non-smoking. Guests wishing to smoke may do so in the Sapphire smoking lounge located on the 300 level.
  • For road closures and rideshare map click HERE.

Prohibited Items

Alcoholic Beverages, Go Pro cameras, Hand Held Signs of Any Size, Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Large Bags & Backpacks larger than 6 ½” x 10”, Laser Pointers, Noise Making Devices (specifically air horns with sirens and whistles), Outside Food & Beverage, Selfie Sticks, Weapons and Dangerous Devices of Any Kind  

No holder of this ticket may transfer or resell this ticket or assign the rights granted herein, or use the ticket as a prize or gift in any sweepstakes, contest, drawing, auction, giveaway or promotion or make any promotional, charitable, commercial, advertising or trade use of their ticket without the express written consent of CMA. CMA reserves all legal rights and remedies.