Governor Asa Hutchinson addressed the crowd to kick off the big event this year.
Miss Arkansas Claudia Raffo says, “It is an evening entirely dedicated to celebrating all of the talented and gifted musicians that come from the Natural State, along with special award honorees and behind the scenes category winners."
Missa Arkansas Claudia Raffo cohosted the Arkansas Country Music Awards event with Charles Haymes.
Notable past guests include Governor Asa Hutchinson, Shawn Camp, the Cash and Campbell families, Barbara Fairchild, Tanya Tucker, former Miss Arkansas Ashton Gill, AETN, KARK NBC, and more.
Vice President, columnist, and country music historian Charles Haymes is our yearly cohost. He introduces the crowd to some of the most talented artists in the Natural State and the entire US.