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2011 Wisconsin Country Fests

2011 Wisconsin Country Fests

Mark your calendars!

The summer Wisconsin country music festival season is quickly encroaching upon us. To ensure the most bang-for-your-buck, purchase your tickets and camping packages soon to take advantage of the early-bird discounts. Here’s a summery of what’s headed to our favorite backyard playground state.

 

 

2011 Wisconsin Country Music Festivals with major headliners

 

Country Thunder, Twin Lakes

  • July 14 – 24, 2011
  • Headliners: Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, Martina McBride and Rascal Flatts
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Country Jam, Eau Claire

  • July 21 – 23, 2011
  • Headliners: Blake Shelton, Martina McBride, Zac Brown
  • Website

Country Fest, Cadott

  • June 23 – 26, 2011
  • Headliners: Trace Adkins, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood and Lady Antebellum
  • Website

Country USA, Oshkosh

  • June 21 – 25, 2011
  • Headliners: Miranda Lambert, Trace Adkins, Dierks Bentley, Rascal Flatts
  • Website

Fuddfest, Deerbrook

  • Aug. 6 – 14, 2011
  • Headliners: Jimmy Wayne, John Michael Montgomery, Heidi Newfield, Diamond Rio
  • Website

Hodag, Rhinelander

  • July 7 – 10, 2011
  • Headliners: Randy Travis, Rodney Adkins, Little Big Town, Montgomery Gentry
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Porterfield Country Music Festival, Marinette

  • June 11 – 19, 2011
  • Headliners: Trailer Choir, Sara Evans, Ronnie Dunn, Lorrie Morgan
  • Website

 

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Live Nation launches 2011 Mega Ticket

Live Nation launches 2011 Mega Ticket

Jason Aldean, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley and Rascal Flatts will return to the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in 2011. As in years past, the behemoth concert promoter, Live Nation, has partnered with US99 to bundle five of Chicago’s biggest summer country concerts for their annual Country Mega Ticket. In 2011, all concerts will… Continue Reading

Bluegrass to blast in Schaumburg

Bluegrass to blast in Schaumburg

The 17th Annual Great Northern Bluegrass Festival set for March 18 – 20, 2011. The Great Northern Bluegrass Festival will return to the Chicago area the weekend of March 18 – 20. Citing new digs for 2011, organizers of the suburban bluegrass festival announced the festival is set for an 8,800 square foot ballroom located… Continue Reading

Sugarland set for Chicagoland

Sugarland set for Chicagoland

Just off the release of their fourth studio album, “The Incredible Machine”, the country-pop music duo, Sugarland, has released the dates for their a 60-city summer tour. Not one, but two Chicago area dates seem to have made the cut.  According to the duo’s website, Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush will play Chicago on May… Continue Reading