PHOTO CREDIT: Joshua Timmermans, Taste of Country Music Festival
More than 40,000 enthusiastic country music fans turned out for the Northeast’s premiere 3-day country music festival – the 2nd Annual Taste of Country Music Festival – held June 13-15 Hunter Mountain Resort (Hunter, NY) in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County.
To catch a brief video recap of the flavors, artists and thousands of fans who helped make this year’s Taste of Country Music weekend a huge success click HERE.
The star-packed lineup for this year’s festival included Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Hank Williams, Jr., Randy Houser, Thompson Square, Craig Morgan, Thomas Rhett, Tyler Farr, Eric Paslay, Charlie Worsham, Leah Turner, The Cadillac Three Chase Rice, Blackjack Billy, Gwen Sebastian and Jamie Lynn Spears.
Saturday night, TasteofCountry.com host Billy Dukes made the onstage announcement that Tim McGraw will be the first headliner for the 2015 festival.
“We are grateful and humbled by the support we’ve gotten from the fans of the Taste of Country Music Festival this year,” said Dhruv Prasad, Executive Vice President – Live Events, Townsquare Media Group. “Thanks again to all the great artists who performed on our stages this year, our hosts at Hunter Mountain, all of our great staff, and the folks in Greene County for welcoming us again. We are already looking forward to producing another great experience in 2015, and could not be more excited to bring Tim McGraw up to the Mountain!”
The 3rd Annual Taste of Country Music Festival will be held June 12-14, 2015, the weekend following the eleventh annual Mountain Jam Music Festival, scheduled for June 4-7, 2015.
For more information about the Taste of Country Music Festival – and to purchase tickets for the 2015 festival – go to www.tasteofcountryfestival.com.