Grab Your Hat and Boots and Hit the Country Western Music Trail 

Are you a fan of country western music? Well, you’re in luck. Here, we’ve curated a few of the top country western music festival destinations scheduled for 2023. So, whether you’re on the east coast, west coast, or somewhere in between, there’s sure to be a destination that’s just waiting for you.

The Stagecoach Festival: April 28-30; Indio, CA – California is ready to party! Some of this year’s headliners include Luke Bryan, Kane Brown and Chris Stapleton. So, make plans to head on over to the Palomino Stage where some of country music’s top legends, welcomed newcomers and unexpected guests are ready to entertain.  There are also plenty of other attractions to amuse you while you sing along. They include a smokehouse set up by celebrity foodie, Guy Fieri, where he’ll showcase different BBQ styles from around the nation; Nikki Lane’s Stage Shop Marketplace which is a shopper’s dream; a Ferris Wheel; Honky Tonk Dance Hall and so much more.

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MerleFest: April 27-30; Wilkesboro, NC – This festival is one of the premier music festivals in the country. It’s an annual homecoming of sorts for musicians and music fans around the country. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College, MerleFest was founded in memory of the late Eddy Merle Watson, son of American music legend Doc Watson. MerleFest celebrates everything from traditional country music to music from the Appalachian region, including bluegrass and old-time music, and expanded to include Americana, country, blues, rock and many other styles. The annual event has become the primary fundraiser for the WCC Foundation, funding scholarships, capital projects and other educational needs.

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CMA Music Festival: June 8-11; Nashville, TN – This festival is the longest running one in the world and this year marks its 50th anniversary! Music fans have many different ticketing options ranging from a VIP four-day pass to attending outdoor venues for free. A portion of proceeds from CMA Fest will support the CMA Foundation and their mission to shape the next generation through high quality music education. They believe that every child deserves the opportunity to participate in music.

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Watershed Festival: George, WA; Aug. 4-6 – What do you get when you combine country music and camping? That’s right! Watershed. Some of this year’s lineup include the likes of Cody Johnson, Keith Urban, Carley Pierce, Lainey Wilson and many other talented musicians. This festival even has its own devoted group of country fans – affectionately known as “shedders.”

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CountryFest: Cadott, WI; June 22-24 – Festival organizers call this the “country’s largest party in the hayfield.” Legendary names in country music have graced the Main Stage, including: George Strait, Taylor Swift, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, The Highwaymen including – Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, & Waylon Jennings – George Jones, Reba McEntire, Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Brad Paisley, and so many more. With five stages, 50+ bands and 7,500 campsites, check out who’s going to make an appearance this year.

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So, are you ready to hit the country music trail? Make sure you do it in style with a custom made cowboy hat or pair of cowboy boots – we can help you not only find – but elevate your style. 

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