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Country Thunder Wisconsin sells out

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 – Six months before Country Thunder rolls into Twin Lakes, Wis., festival organizers announced Tuesday that the festival is officially sold out. No single-day tickets will be sold.

Fans who have purchased a campsite and have not yet purchased tickets, should immediately call 866-802-6418.

The country music and lifestyle festival, slated for July 18-22, will feature performances by Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Little Big Town, Jake Owen, Lee Brice and Chris Young.

The line-up is

Thursday:
5:30-6:30 p.m. Chris Janson
7-8:30 p.m. Justin Moore
9-10:30 p.m. Dierks Bentley

Friday:
1-2 p.m. TBA
2:30-3:30 p.m. Morgan Frazier
4-5 p.m. Parmalee
5:30-6:30 p.m. Dustin Lynch
7-8:30 p.m. Little Big Town 9-10:30 p.m. Keith Urban

Saturday:
1-2 p.m. TBA
2:30-3:30 p.m. Sweetwater Rain
4-5 p.m. Phil Vassar
5:30-6:30 p.m. Lee Brice
7-8:30 p.m. Chris Young
9-10:30 p.m. Brad Paisley

Sunday:
1-2 p.m. Dean Alexander
2:30-3:30 p.m. Sarah Darling
4-5 p.m. Edens Edge
5:30-6:30 p.m. Joe Nichols
7-8 p.m. TBA
8:30-10 p.m. Jake Owen

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