Weather postpones Windy City LakeShake
Saturday, June 20, 2015
– Brad Paisley was slated to head the Windy City LakeShake country music festival in Chicago on Saturday, but weather canned his appearance until Sunday.
"Due to the ongoing weather conditions and the safety of our fans being the highest priority, we're postponing the remainder of Saturday's Windy City LakeShake. Brad Paisley has graciously agreed to stay in Chicago and play on Sunday along with all other scheduled Sunday performers," said Brian O' Connell, Live Nation President of Country Touring in a statement.
Thunder, lightning and rain hit the Chicago area on Saturday.
Paisley sent out a tweet, "OK Chicago: lake shake postponed tonight; BUT...I'm staying. I'll be playing tomorrow night now, along with everyone else. Never Surrender!"
It was unclear exactly when Paisley would play.
Fans attending the fest were advised at about 7:15 p.m. to head to a parking lot at nearby Soldier Field. That was just before Justin Moore was scheduled to play.
The three-day festival began Friday with Dierks Bentley headlining last night. Florida Georgia Line headlines the Sunday show.
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