National Quartet Convention begins Sunday

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Southern gospel comes to Louisville

The 55th annual National Quartet Convention is expected to bring together more than 40,000 southern gospel music fans and dozens of acts in Louisville starting Sunday.

Acts featured at the seven-day event, held at the Kentucky Exposition Center, include The Gaither Vocal Band, The Hoppers, The Kingdom Heirs and many more, according to a press release. Each day, the music starts in the morning and continues until midnight, with nightly concerts at Freedom Hall. For a complete lineup, go to www.nqconline.com.

Morning Bible study services are free and tickets are required for daily showcases and evening concerts. Tickets are available at the north wing lobby throughout the week.

Also, fans can shop for music, clothing and more at 500 exhibit booths at the convention.