The Six Annual Ford Community Day
Join us for a day full of activities:
Instrument Demonstration: Fiddle and Banjo – Matt Combs and Dave Talbot
10:30a.m.-11:30a.m. • Hall of Fame Rotunda
Fiddler Matt Combs has worked with Elizabeth Cook, Jerry Douglas, the Nashville Bluegrass Band, Ray Price, Curly Seckler, Mike Snider, and others.
Family Program: Musical Petting Zoo
11a.m.-3p.m. • Crump Terrace (Weather Permitting)
Our family program offers budding musicians a chance to bang a drum, strum an autoharp, and pick a banjo.
Songwriter Session: Chris Janson and Phil O'Donnell
11:30a.m.-12:15p.m. • Ford Theater
Janson wrote songs recorded by Tim McGraw and more. O’Donnell penned songs by Montgomery Gentry, Rodney Adkins, and others.
Concert and Autograph Signing Josh Turner
12:30p.m. • Curb Conservatory
MCA Nashville’s double-platinum selling singer and songwriter Josh Turner will perform. Following the concert, Turner will sign his current CD, Punching Bag, purchased from the Museum.*
Poets and Prophets: Salute to Legendary Songwriter Red Simpson
1:30p.m.-3:00p.m. • Ford Theater
Simpson, the Bard of Bakersfield, will give an intimate interview and performance. Following the program, he will sign a custom Hatch Show Print, purchased from the Museum.*
Concert and Autograph Signing Lauren Alaina
3:30p.m. • Curb Conservatory
Lauren Alaina will perform live in the Curb Conservatory. Following the concert, Lauren Alaina will sign her CD, Wildflower, purchased from the Museum.*
Hatch Show Print Demonstration
12:00p.m.-4:00p.m. • Hall of Fame Rotunda
Visitors can observe Hatch Show Print’s letterpress printing demonstration, and hand-crank a commemorative printed memento at the conclusion of the Museum experience.
* Artist product purchase required to participate. Visit CountryMusicHallofFame.org for signing guidelines. Signings from the Hall is presented by CMT.
Due to limited seating, a program pass is required for your complimentary seat. Passes will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Show your Ford car key to receive 10% off Museum Store and Two-Twenty Grill purchases. Not valid with other offers.
Membership Discount – Ford Community Day only: 30% off all membership levels when purchased at the Museum.