With the success of such festivals as Watershed and Faster Horses, comes a new country music festival, this one taking place in Sin City. The Route 91 Harvest Festival is set for October 3-5 in Las Vegas, and will feature an all-star lineup of some of today's biggest hitmakers such as Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Brantley Gilbert.
Set to take place at The Lot across from Luxor Hotel & Casino, country music fans will get an exclusive music experience, with three-day passes for the party starting at $169. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 1 at 10:00AM PT.
Additional artists confirmed include Tyler Farr, Dwight Yoakam, Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, Neal McCoy, Charles Esten and Clare Bowen from ABC’s hit show “Nashville,” Dan + Shay, Josh Thompson, Sam Hunt, Ashley Monroe, Lindsay Ell and Dee Jay Silver.
The festival will provide fans with the opportunity to upgrade their tickets and enjoy the festivities, Vegas-style, with special amenities including exclusive bar access, elevated stage views, lounge seating and massage services, among many other VIP services. Additionally, Route 91 Harvest attendees will enjoy special room rates at all MGM Resorts International properties.
"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," says 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.”
Chris Baldizan, senior vice president of entertainment for MGM Resorts International, adds, “It’s exciting to see the Route 91 Harvest Festival come to fruition. With an amazing line-up of talent over three days, our guests will experience country music at a unique, one-of-a-kind venue right on the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. It’s great to have a partner like Live Nation who shares our passion and vision for entertainment.
For more information on the Route 91 Harvest festival, visit www.rt91harvest.com.