The 4th annual Faster Horses Festival will be bigger than ever with the announcement of the festival’s first-ever “Budweiser Campfire Kickoff” and second stage lineup.
The Kickoff party will feature LOCASH, as well as local artists Matt Austin, Bear Creek Brothers, Paulina Jayne and Audrey Ray. The event will mark the official start of the three-day, two-stage country music and camping festival.
The festival’s second stage, known as the “Next From Nashville” stage, will feature emerging artists including Kelleigh Bannen, Russell Dickerson, Brooke Eden, Haley Georgia, Ryan Hurd, LanCo, Jon Langston, Aaron Lewis, William Michael Morgan, Steven Lee Olsen, Mo Pitney, Jameson Rodgers, Royal Bliss, Runaway June, Aubrie Sellers, Tara Thompson, Aaron Watson and Brett Young.
“Our ‘Next From Nashville’ stage has become a go-to for fans and a mainstay we’ve kept throughout our family of festivals,” said Brian O’Connell, Live Nation President of Country Touring. “In past years some of country’s biggest stars have played the stage as a launching pad to superstardom including Sam Hunt, Chris Stapleton, Kelsea Ballerini, Old Dominion, A Thousand Horses, Cole Swindell to name a few! We’re excited to see the genre’s hottest acts hit the stage this year.”
In addition, this year’s Faster Horses Festival will include numerous onsite experiences, including a Saturday Fun Run on the speedway track, the Budweiser Country Club, Down N’ Dirty Hats, Inhalation Station, Painted Pony, BootRoxx, Wallet Buckle, Henna Envy, Alex & Ani, Maui Jim Sunglasses, GoRVing and more. Fan favorite activities like the foam party, ferris wheel and water slide will also return.