CMA Music Festival Country’s Night to Rock

Get a Front-Row Seat to Country Music’s Biggest Event

Posted on 08/11/2013 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

EntertainmentThings have changed a lot since the old Fan Fair days, when Loretta Lynn got so caught up in the excitement of chumming with her admirers, she famously walked in front of the TV cameras with pink curlers in her hair. About 30 years ago, the crème de la crème of country music sat in numbered booths arrayed around the Tennessee State Fairgrounds, pressing flesh and signing autographs while some 17,000 of their faithful followers scurried from star to star. …