One of the more popular activities - and it's free - at the CMA Music Festival is to head to Lower Broadway and do some people-watching.
Social media is a huge part of the CMA Music Festival, with performances being discussed online and country artists interacting with their fans.
One of the best parts about CMA Fest is actually getting the chance to meet your favorite country music artists.
The current queen of reality TV, Kellie Pickler is back in the recording studio. The country star turned dancing queen returned to the Grand Ole Opry this week.
Taylor Swift performed with Keith Urban and Tim McGraw at LP Field on June 6, 2013.
The popular Fan Fair attraction has returned this year at the CMA Music Festival, and fans have begun heading to the Music City Center for autographs, memorabilia and live performances.
Country music stars and celebrities hit the purple carpet at the 2013 CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.
Country group Rascal Flatts arrives to the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville (6/5/13)
Comedian Larry the Cable Guy arrives to the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville (6/5/13)
Nelly and Florida Georgia Line arrive to the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. (6/5/13)
Country music artist Scotty McCreery arrives to the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. (6/5/13)
Actor Kevin Bacon arrives to the purple carpet at the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. (6/5/13)
Thousands of people lined the streets of downtown Nashville for a parade of stars Wednesday as the CMA Music Festival kicks off.
Country music singer Hunter Hayes arrives to the CMT Music Awards at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. (6/5/13)
The annual CMA Fest parade was held June 5, 2013 on Broadway.
Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban and Kree Harrison were among those to attend a star-studded Grand Ole Opry on June 4, 2013.
Kellie Pickler was honored at the Grand Ole Opry and Carrie Underwood held a fan party on June 4, 2013.
One of the biggest names in Nashville has just wrapped a world tour, and now she's ready for a different type of show.
Darius Rucker is hosting his annual Darius and Friends concert Monday evening at the Wildhorse Saloon to raise money for St. Jude Children's Hospital.
CMA Music Fest is all about getting up close and personal with your favorite country music artists - whether it's a hug, handshake or an autograph.
For many, the louder the better at CMA Music Fest. Among the cool events Thursday was Vince Gill's fan club party at the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Music stars and movie stars walked the red carpet Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena for the 2012 CMT Music Awards.
The CMA Music Festival Kickoff Parade held Wednesday, June 6 in downtown Nashville.
CMA Fest brought homegirl Carrie Underwood to the Opry on Tuesday. Folks filled the house for her fan party, during which she sang some of her popular songs and answered questions from the crowd.
Musicians and athletes took aim Tuesday at the newest Country Music Association Festival event, the Celebrity Sporting Clay Shootout.
The CMA Global Artist Party on Monday brought musicians from Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom to The Stage on Broadway.