NASHVILLE, Tenn. — As the Tennessee Titans continue to enhance their gameday experience for fans, the team announced, in partnership with Bud Light, that popular musical act A Thousand Horses will entertain fans during pregame of its Thursday Night Football matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Oct. 27. The free concert will take place in the "Titan Up Tailgate Party" located outside of the south end of Nissan Stadium.
Dubbed "Country's coolest band" by Rolling Stone Country, A Thousand Horses will perform during pregame from 6:30-7:15 pm. Known for winning ACM New Vocal Group of the Year and for the success of their debut, #1 single "Smoke", the band serves up a helping of southern rock and contemporary country mixed with rowdy jams. Prior to A Thousand Horses from 5:30-6:15pm, powerhouse country vocalist Mickey Guyton will also perform. Guyton, who has appeared on many who-to-watch-for lists including NPR, Billboard, Rolling Stone Country, Spotify and Yahoo! recently released a new single titled "Heartbreak Song." Opening the entire show at 4:45pm will be Dalton & the Sheriffs, a five-piece country band out of Boston. They are currently on tour in support of their sophomore release, "Heart on a Sleeve."
"We are always looking to find ways to improve our fans' enjoyment on gameday and create an atmosphere that is unique to Nashville,'' said Vice President of Marketing and Digital Rights Ralph Ockenfels. "We are excited to partner with Bud Light and welcome A Thousand Horses, Mickey Guyton and Dalton & the Sheriffs to Nissan Stadium and look forward to hosting our fans for the national broadcast on Thursday night."
Bud Light, proud partner of the Tennessee Titans, is also presenting sponsor of Thursday Night Football, part of the brand's expanded marketing presence across premiere National Football League events. Sponsorship of Thursday Night Football further enhances Bud Light's team partnerships, creating additional opportunities to bring unique experiences like the A Thousand Horses concert to fans.
Leading up to the marquee matchup for Thursday Night Football, Titans fans will have a chance to win game tickets, autographed merchandise from the band, and other cool prizes from Bud Light to help celebrate the NFL Color Rush game. Titans fans can look for additional information at TitansOnline.com and social media platforms leading up to the nationally broadcasted game.
The team's free "Titan Up Tailgate Party," which is located outside the south side of Nissan Stadium by gates 7-10, opens to fans three hours before kickoff. The experience also includes appearances by T-RAC and Titans cheerleaders, free face painters, artists, games and plenty of free fan interactive elements.
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