ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® PRESENTS INAUGURAL ACM LIFTING LIVES® TOPGOLF TEE-OFF HOSTED BY CHARLES KELLEY OF LADY ANTEBELLUM & DARIUS RUCKER

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® PRESENTS INAUGURAL  ACM LIFTING LIVES® TOPGOLF TEE-OFF HOSTED BY CHARLES KELLEY OF LADY ANTEBELLUM & DARIUS RUCKER

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 ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® PRESENTS INAUGURAL

ACM LIFTING LIVES® TOPGOLF TEE-OFF

HOSTED BY CHARLES KELLEY OF LADY ANTEBELLUM & DARIUS RUCKER

EVENT TO TAKE PLACE SATURDAY, APRIL 14 AT TOPGOLF LAS VEGAS

AT MGM GRAND HOTEL & CASINO AS PART OF THE 6TH ANNUAL ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE®

WHAT: Eleven-time ACM Award winner Charles Kelley of multi-platinum trio Lady Antebellum, and multi-platinum country music star Darius Rucker will host the first-ever ACM Lifting Lives® Topgolf Tee-Off on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Topgolf Las Vegas at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino as part of the 6th Annual ACM Party for a Cause®.  Attendees will have the unique opportunity to take in LIVE performances from the hottest new talent in country music and play golf, while country artists compete in a tournament of golf skills.

The ACM Lifting Lives Topgolf Tee-Off will raise funds and awareness for the ACM Lifting Lives Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund. Established in 2007 by former Academy of Country Music and ACM Lifting Lives Board Chair Gayle Holcomb, in honor of her mother, the Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund responds quickly to unforeseen, immediate financial needs of music related organizations and individuals.

Sponsors for the event include Topgolf, Hostess, and Roper.

For additional details and ongoing updates, visit www.PartyForaCause.com.

WHO: 2018 ACM Lifting Lives® Topgolf Tee-off hosts Charles Kelley and Darius Rucker, plus performers Danielle Bradbery, Levi Hummon, Chris Lane, Tegan Marie, Eric Paslay and Raelynn.

WHERETopgolf Las Vegas at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino – 4627 Koval Ln, Las Vegas, NV 89109

WHEN: Saturday, April 14, 2018

Media Check-In: 8:30 AM

Red Carpet Arrivals: 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

Event Begins: 10:00 AM

Performances Begin: 12:00 PM

Event Ends: 1:30 PM (approx.)

MORE:                  About ACM Lifting Lives®

ACM Lifting Lives® is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. Through partnerships with artists and strong ties in the music industry, ACM Lifting Lives develops and funds music-related therapy and education programs, and serves members of the community who face unexpected hardships through its Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund. Generous donations and the support of artists and fans ensure ACM Lifting Lives is able to fund everything from disaster relief and helping communities in need, to music education in schools and music camps for those with disabilities, to supporting programs that use music therapy as a means to help our veterans and wounded warriors, while providing grants to help them ease back into life. For more information, please visit www.ACMLiftingLives.org.

TICKETS:               Tickets starting at $35 are available for purchase now at Topgolf.com/us/las-vegas/play/acm-lifting-lives.

CONTACT:            For credential requests or additional information, please contact Pipere Boggio at PMK•BNC at Pipere.Boggio@pmkbnc.com.

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