Hometown Star To Headline First Annual US101 CountryFest In September

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Kane Brown will headline the first US101 CountryFest on Sept. 2 at the Northwest Georgia Amphitheater, 220 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold, adjacent to The Colonnade.

Raised in the Tennessee Valley, Mr. Brown gained his notoriety as a country music singer and songwriter when he exploded onto the social media scene a few years ago.  Long championed by his hometown station of US101 as one of country music's hottest rising stars, Mr. Brown played Riverbend Festival 2016 and has a newly released debut album. 

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. and will be available online at us101country.com for $20 each.  A limited number of VIP meet and greet packages are available for an additional charge.  The general admission concert starts at 7 p.m. with a special guest opening.  Gates open at 5:30 p.m.

US101, an iHeartRadio station, and Friends of the Festival have teamed up to produce US101 CountryFest in partnership with the Catoosa County Economic Development Authority.


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