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Country Thunder Alberta 2019

Summer country music festival with some big names and emerging musicians

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Country Thunder is a music festival that hosts several events in North America each year, operating festivals in Arizona and Wisconsin, as well as Saskatchewan and Alberta. Launched in August 2016, Country Thunder Alberta takes place in Prairie Winds Park, Calgary. Past headliners included Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Thomas Rhett, Big & Rich, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Toby Keith, and Dierks Bentley.

Country Thunder offers entertainment on multiple stages. The biggest acts take place on the main stage, while the side stage is reserved for local artists. The three-day event is a mix of amazing live shows by headliners, 90s country stars and emerging singers. Country music is perfect for summer occasions, and fans don't hesitate to sing along!

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