The 2017 ACM Awards air tonight on CBS and CBS All-Access at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. As for the red carpet show, if you’re hoping to catch the arrivals and celebrity interviews, the pre-show begins at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT and it can be viewed online via ACMawards.Twitter.com. You can check it out by clicking here and watch “ACM Red Carpet Live.” Fortunately, according to Gossip Cop, anyone can tune in with or without a Twitter account. Country artists Chase Bryant, Jessie James Decker and Lindsay Ell will emcee the pre-show, with the help of A.J. Gibson and ACM Vice President Lisa Lee.
If you’d like to watch the awards show online and you’re looking for a free live stream of tonight’s Academy of Country Music Awards, you can sign up for the free trial here, stream the show, and then cancel your subscription within 7 days to avoid charges.
The only official and legal way to stream the ACMs live without a cable subscription — or a subscription to a cable-replacement service — is via CBS All Access, a service that streams live CBS broadcasts in most U.S. markets.
The service costs $5.99 a month, but you can stream the ACM Awards tonight for free via the service’s free 7-day trial. You’ll have to enter your valid U.S. credit card information to sign up, but you won’t be charged if you cancel your subscription before the trial ends.