Toby Keith added as headliner of Third Annual Taste of Country Music Festival

Superstar Toby Keith has been added as the third headliner for the 3rd Annual Taste of Country Music Festival, the Northeast’s premiere three day country music festival. The Festival will be held June 12-14, 2015 at Hunter Mountain Resort in Hunter, NY in the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County. Keith joins the previously announced Tim McGraw and Keith Urban as a headliner.

Keith’s new single, “Drunk Americans,” is just the latest success for the artist, who has an unparalleled catalog of chart-topping music that includes acclaimed albums and standing-room-only tours. The Nashville Songwriters Association International named Keith their Songwriter/Artist of the Decade; Keith is also a three-time BMI Country Songwriter/Artist of the Year, and Billboard’s No. 1 Country Artist of the Decade and No. 1 Country Songwriter of the Decade.

“We are thrilled to add Toby Keith to our superstar lineup,” said Dhruv Prasad, Executive Vice President, Live Events, Townsquare Media Inc. “There is not a country music festival in America that can boast Tim, Keith and Toby as headliners. And we’re not finished yet –all I can say is there are more great acts to be announced, so stay tuned.”

“There is not a country music festival in America that can boast Tim, Keith and Toby as headliners.”

Due to popular demand, the Festival is offering attendees a new off-site car and RV camping option at Bear Creek, located a few miles from the festival grounds, with camping prices starting at $79. The off-site camping passes will come with free shuttle service to/from festival grounds

“As the only country music camping festival in the Northeast, a large majority of our attendees choose the camping option and make a getaway weekend out of it.” remarked Matt LaRose, VP, Live Events, Townsquare Media Inc. “As we continue to grow, we want to accommodate as many people who want to camp as we can. The off-site camping option is a great solution as it’s very affordable, close to the festival grounds and provides additional amenities like free showers and shuttle service.”

The Taste of Country Music Festival is the first and only 3-day country music camping festival in the Northeast. The festival features world-class entertainment, camping in the renowned terrain of the Catskills, outdoor recreation, top-notch food and beverage service and luxury mountainside accommodations unique to host Hunter Mountain. The festival has already established itself as a must-do for country music fans because of the powerhouse list of artists that perform. The 2014 Taste of Country Music Festival’s star-packed lineup included Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Hank Williams, Jr., Randy Houser, Chase Rice, Thompson Square and many others. Over 40,000 fans attended the 2nd annual Taste of Country Music Festival to see the superstars, legends and hottest rising newcomers in country music.

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