Live Concerts prior to the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game
Charlotte, N.C. – Country music stars Tyler Farr and Dustin Lynch will perform at the 2015 ACC FanFest, officials announced today. ACC FanFest, which is free and open to the public, takes place Saturday, Dec. 5, from noon to 7:00 p.m., leading up to the 2015 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game. Lynch will perform at 3:30 p.m. and Farr will perform at 5:30 p.m. on the Dr Pepper Stage.
Columbia Nashville recording artist Tyler Farr had his third #1 song in Country music, “A Guy Walks Into A Bar;” off his sophomore album, Suffer In Peace. A week after release, the album was in the top 5 on the BILLBOARD Top 200 Albums and BILLBOARD Country Albums Charts. Previously with the 2013 release of his debut album, Redneck Crazy, Farr was No. 2 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and #5 on the Billboard Top 200. This made Farr the only solo male country artist in the last 10 years to have his first two studio albums debut in the top-5 on the Billboard 200 Chart. His debut album produced the #1 songs “Redneck Crazy” and “Whiskey In My Water.”
Broken Bow recording artist Dustin Lynch saw his multi-week #1 single “Where It’s At,” the title track of his sophomore album, certified platinum in July 2015. It marked the second RIAA-certified platinum single for the talented artist who was previously honored for his debut hit “Cowboys And Angels.” He was nominated for breakthrough new artist awards by the American Country Awards, CMT Music awards and the Academy of Country Music Awards.
ACC FanFest, located adjacent to Bank of America Stadium and centered at the intersection of Mint and Graham Streets, is the ultimate pregame activity. Football fans of all ages can get into the spirit of ACC Football with interactive games and attractions, team mascots, food and beverage, autograph signings, game merchandise, giveaways and general family fun. Special attractions include live music throughout the day.
The 2015 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game will be played in Charlotte on Saturday, Dec. 5 with a primetime kickoff and gates opening at 6:00 p.m. The game is held at Bank of America Stadium, home of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers and the Belk Bowl.
Ticket prices begin at $25 for Upper Level and at $55 for Lower Level. All tickets, including Club Level, are available to purchase through the ACC’s official website (http://www.theacc.com/fcgtickets) and through Ticketmaster (http://theacc.co/FCG15tix). Tickets are also be available at the Bank of America Stadium Ticket Office during normal business hours.
Raycom Sports operates ACC FanFest through a partnership with the ACC and the Charlotte Sports Foundation, the local organizing committee for the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game. Fans can visit www.theacc.com for more information about the game and surrounding events.
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