Luke Bryan, Cody Johnson, Keith Urban headlining Watershed 2023

Event returns for 11th year in Aug

Watershed Music and Camping Festival has announced that headliners Luke Bryan, Cody Johnson and Keith Urban are set to descend on the scenic Gorge Amphitheatre in George, WA on Friday, August 4th through Sunday, August 6th. It was also revealed the three-day two-stage festival’s main stage will host performances by Wade Bowen, Travis Denning, Ernest, Kameron Marlowe, Parker McCollum, Niko Moon, Kylie Morgan, Carly Pearce, Conner Smith, Tenille Townes, Lainey Wilson, DJ Rod Youree and Warren Zeiders.

Watershed is bringing trending newcomers on a stacked second stage lineup, Next From Nashville. Shedders will get a glimpse of country music’s most exciting new acts including Avery Anna, Chayce Beckham, George Birge, Ben Burgess, Ben Chapman, Madeline Edwards, Carter Faith, Ella Langley, Alexander Ludwig, Landon Parker, Pillbox Patti, MacKenzie Porter, Peytan Porter, Aaron Raitiere and Lauren Watkins.

Three-day passes for the highly-anticipated summer event will go on-sale beginning Friday, February 3rd at 10 am PT at

Self-proclaimed “Shedders” and equally-excited artists gather every year to enjoy the festival’s scenery, alongside an eclectic lineup that includes the genre’s biggest stars and hottest emerging acts. Quickly becoming a much-vied for summer event, with many reveling in the special atmosphere throughout the weekend, passes for the unrivaled experience often sell out in minutes.

Buddy Iahn
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