Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown headline Country Thunder
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
– Country Thunder, one of the biggest country music festivals, will have Zac Brown Band, Lady Antebellum, Martina McBride and Rascal Flatts headlining the four nights of the Wisconsin event. In the Arizona version of the event, Toby Keith, Jason Aldean, Sawyer Brown and McBride headline.
The Arizona event will be at Canyon Moon Ranch in Florence. Taking place April 7 -10, 2011, the price is $99 for 4 days with the price valid until Nov. 30.
The line-up is:
Thursday, April 7th Kick-off Party (Music begins at 6:30 p.m.) - Sawyer Brown
Friday, April 8 (Music starts at 2 p.m.) - Jason Aldean
Saturday, April 9 (Music starts at 1 p.m.) - Martina McBride
Sunday, April 10 Music begins at 1 p.m.) - Toby Keith
Taking place July 21-24, 2011 in Twin Lakes, Wisc., the 4-day general admission pass is $99.
The line-up includes:
Thursday, July 21 (Music begins at 5:30 p.m.) - Lady Antebellum
Friday, July 22 (Music begins at 1 p.m.) - Zac Brown Band
Saturday, July 23 (Music begins at 1 p.m.) - Martina McBride
Sunday, July 24 (Music begins at 1 p.m.) - Rascal Flatts
More artists will be announced in the coming weeks.
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