Governor Abbott, Texas Music Office Congratulates the City of Frisco on Being Named Host of the 2023 ACM Awards | Texas Governor’s Office

July 22, 2022 | Austin, TX | Press release

Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Music Office today congratulated the town of Frisco on being named the Selected Venue for the 58th Annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards.

The 58th ACM Awards will mark a return to Texas for the first time since the 50th ACM Awards, which took place at AT&T Stadium in Arlington in 2015. The Ford Center at The Star in Frisco opened in 2016 and serves as a State-of-the-art training facility for the Dallas Cowboys, as well as home to many major sporting events throughout the year. The 58th ACM Awards will be the first awards show to be held at the Ford Center.

“Congratulations to the City of Frisco on being chosen to host one of country music’s greatest celebrations,” Governor Abbott said. “Country music is a big part of the Texas brand and is deeply rooted in the cultural traditions of our state. I look forward to working alongside city leaders as they prepare to welcome and celebrate artists. cherished by Texans and people around the world.”

“The Texas Music Office is proud to welcome the ACMs back to Texas next May,” said Brendon Anthony, Director of the Texas Music Office. “We look forward to another fantastic edition of the awards show and to seeing so many of our Texan artists recognized for their achievements in country music!”

Additional details regarding the ACM Awards 2023including the schedule for award submissions, hosts and performers, and ticket sales details, will be confirmed in the coming months.

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