IT’S A LIVE SHOW
What began as a simple radio broadcast in 1925 is today a live entertainment phenomenon. Dedicated to honoring country music’s rich history and dynamic present, the Grand Ole Opry showcases a mix of country legends and the contemporary chart-toppers who have followed in their footsteps.
The Opry, an American icon, and Nashville, Tennessee’s number-one attraction, is world-famous for creating one-of-a-kind entertainment experiences for audiences of all ages.
It’s been called the “Home of American Music” and “Country’s Most Famous Stage.” Every year, hundreds of thousands of people make pilgrimages across town or around the world to the Grand Ole Opry to see the show live. Millions more tune in to Opry broadcasts via a mobile app, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Nashville’s 650 AM WSM, and on opry.com and wsmonline.com.
Unforgettable moments happen at the Opry every week, moments like the night Opry legend Little Jimmy Dickens scaled a kitchen ladder to invite Trace Adkins to become an Opry member. Or the night Carrie Underwood brought down the house with her rendition of the Tammy Wynette classic, “Stand By Your Man,” or the evening Vince Gill invited jazz vocalist Diana Krall to the stage for an impromptu duet.
SEE THE SHOW
Catch the Opry at the Grand Ole Opry House, February through October, or during the Opry’s wintertime run at its most famous former home, the historic Ryman Auditorium, November through January.
There’s nothing like a tour of the Grand Ole Opry House—a must-see for everyone in Music City! With three ways to tour, walk in the footsteps of country music’s superstars and get an exclusive look at what happens behind the scenes of the show that made country music famous.
Take a daytime tour with video host Blake Shelton, a post-show tour after you see the world-famous Grand Ole Opry with video host Darius Rucker, or take a Behind the Opry Curtain VIP Tour and be part of an exclusive group of fans to experience the Opry as a true backstage VIP.
Visit opry.com/backstagetours for more details and to book your tour.
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