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|February 14, 2019 (Baton Rouge, LA) – Bayou Country Superfest organizers announced the lineup for the much-anticipated Festival, which is returning to LSU Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, May 25 and 26. The 10th anniversary lineup features Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Kane Brown, Dan + Shay, Brett Young, Chase Rice and Cassadee Pope. Bayou Country Superfest has become a Memorial Day Weekend tradition drawing fans from all across North America to Baton Rouge for a weekend of American music, tailgating and good times. The day-by-day music lineup for the 2019 Bayou Country Superfest is:
Quint Davis, producer/director of the Bayou Country Superfest said, “Nothing is better than a Saturday night in Tiger Stadium! Over the Memorial holiday weekend we have two Saturday nights, Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26. The Festival brings out the atmosphere of a Tiger home game complete with tailgating and campers in Touchdown Village. When tickets go on sale February 21, they are first come, first served. We’ll see y’all at the big country party!”
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards said, “I’m looking forward to joining country music fans from all over as Bayou Country Superfest returns to Tiger Stadium for its tenth anniversary. This event will be an economic boon for the region and a great opportunity for people from all over to pass a good time in Baton Rouge.”
“We are thrilled that the Bayou Country Superfest is returning to Baton Rouge and its original venue – LSU’s Tiger Stadium,” said Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser. “This premier country music festival during the 3-day Memorial Day weekend is a tremendous economic engine for our state, bringing in the most talented and popular country music stars to perform to tens of thousands of adoring fans each day.”
“We are overjoyed that Bayou Country Superfest is returning home to Baton Rouge,” said Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome. “Bayou Country Superfest is not only a major economic driver for our city, this star-studded concert enhances the quality of life for our local residents and offers a wonderful reason to stay home over Memorial Day weekend.”
Paul Arrigo, President & CEO, Visit Baton Rouge said, “Bayou Country Superfest will kick off a great summer for the Capital City. We are very excited to once again be the host city for the festival, where it all began ten years ago! Visit Baton Rouge has already received calls from visitors planning to attend Bayou Country Superfest from New York, Oklahoma, Wisconsin and we can’t wait to welcome them. The festival is planned over a great time in Baton Rouge because most hotels are available, universities are on break and it’s a three-day weekend for most people. We encourage local residents to support the event and invite their out of town friends and family to make the trip to Baton Rouge for the festival over the long weekend.”
“We are excited to once again host this great event and to welcome thousands of new faces to our city and to LSU,” said Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva. “This is a win for everyone involved, especially country music fans who will hear some of the best performers in the world right here in Baton Rouge.”
Reserved-seat, Saturday-Sunday ticket packages go on sale Thursday, February 21 at 10:00 a.m. CST at BayouCountrySuperfest.com, Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets or by calling (800)745-3000. Special stage-front, standing-room tickets in an area called the Golden Horseshoe are available in limited supply. The Tiger Plaza will again be a general admission ticketed space that will allow guests to enjoy a free-flowing festive hangout area. Reserved festival parking also goes on sale February 21. Exclusive travel packages are available at many price levels.
For information on the Festival, visit www.BayouCountrySuperfest.com and register to receive email updates, or follow us on social media.
Baton Rouge area hotels are offering special Bayou Country Superfest hotel rates for the event. Visit www.BayouCountrySuperfest.com for availability and rate information.
Sponsors of the 2019 Bayou Country Superfest are: The State of Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation & Tourism; The City of Baton Rouge; Visit Baton Rouge; and Bud Light, the Official Beer of the Bayou Country Superfest.
Bayou Country Superfest, produced by Festival Productions BCM, LLC, a subsidiary of Festival Productions, Inc.-New Orleans, is a co-production with AEG Presents and is produced in association with the Messina Touring Group.