INDIANAPOLIS – Multi-platinum selling country duo Thompson Square will headline the Road to Omaha® Jam presented by Enterprise Rent-A-Car at the 2015 NCAA® Men’s College World Series® Opening Celebration Day on June 12. The Railers, named Rolling Stone’s 10 Country Artists You Need to Know: Winter 2015, will open the concert.
The Road to Omaha Jam, held in Lot B south of TD Ameritrade Park Omaha beginning at 6 p.m. CT, will be part of a full lineup of activities for baseball fans of all ages. Opening Celebration Day begins at 10 a.m. with team practices followed by team autograph sessions presented by AT&T. The CWS Fan Fest presented by Capital One will open June 12 and provide free baseball interactive games, prizes, entertainment and more. The night concludes with the College World Series Opening Ceremonies inside of TD Ameritrade Park Omaha featuring Olympic-style team introductions, the US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team and an expanded fireworks finale.
Thompson Square will make their stop in Omaha after taking their “Just Feels Good Tour” across the U.S., Asia and Australia in 2014. The duo was honored as both the Academy of Country Music (ACM) and Country Music Association (CMA) “Vocal Duo of the Year” in 2012, a title they earned again in 2013, once again securing the ACM Award for “Vocal Duo of the Year” after having earned #1 hits with “Are You Gonna Kiss Me Or Not,” “If I Didn’t Have You” and “Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About,” respectively. They recently released their new single “Trans Am” from their third album due out later this year.