By Annie Reuter
Las Vegas has gone country.
Today (July 17), the inaugural Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival was announced and the lineup includes A-list artists like Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Brantley Gilbert.
The fest will be held from Oct. 3-5 and takes its name from Las Vegas Boulevard.
Additional artists will include Tyler Farr, Dwight Yoakam, Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, Neal McCoy, Charles Esten and Clare Bowen from Nashville, Dan + Shay, Josh Thompson, Sam Hunt, Ashley Monroe, Lindsay Ell and Dee Jay Silver.
“Las Vegas and country music are synonymous with over the top events, and we know that Route 91 Harvest will deliver the latest, greatest experience for fans from all over the world,” said Brian O’Connell, Live Nation president of country touring. “After launching Watershed and Faster Horses, this festival is the next step in the evolution of Live Nation’s fan and artist friendly festival family. We’re thrilled to have it land in MGM Resorts International’s newest venue, The Lot.”
Three-day passes for the fest start at $169 and go on sale Friday, Aug. 1 at 10 a.m. PST.
For more information, visit the festival’s website.
Current Route 91 Harvest Lineup
Dan + Shay
Charles Esten & Clare Bowen
Dee Jay Silver