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WE FEST

One 18-year-old even celebrated her birthday at the country music festival
“One year, LoCash plugged in and played,” Betty Sipe said. “There were maybe 300 or 400 people here for that concert,” Mike Sipe added. “It was great.”
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The armbands will be used for pretty much all services offered on site, from admission to the campgrounds and concert bowl to food, beverage and souvenir purchases. Other improvements to this year's "WE Fest experience" have been made to the main stage, VIP hospitality and seating areas.

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Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert and Luke Bryan headline
With headliners Florida Georgia Line, Dierks Bentley and Blake Shelton bringing concertgoers to their feet over the weekend, WE Fest General Manager Mark Bjerke says they were quite pleased with the overall attendance and feedback they received, and are already looking ahead to 2022.
Seven more outbreaks involving fairs or festivals were identified in the last week by the Minnesota Department of Health, bringing the total of such outbreaks to nine in July and 13 since the start of the pandemic last year. The state also has identified two outbreaks linked to concerts in July and its first outbreak involving customers of a bar or restaurant since mid-June.
WE Fest officially kicked-off Wednesday night, Aug. 4, 2021 with a pre-festival bash featuring performances on the Barn Stage and dancing in the Ranch House. On Thursday, Aug. 5, emerging artist Ingrid Andress performed on the Main Stage as one of the opening acts for first night headliner Florida Georgia Line.
Daily ticket sales open up
In advance of its Aug. 5 return to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch, WE Fest organizers offered a tour of the property for a sneak peek into the improvements they are planning for their guests.

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Besides headliners Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Florida Georgia Line, the full lineup for WE Fest 2021 was announced Wednesday, March 10 on the festival's social media pages. Also headed to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch in August are LANCO, the Eli Young Band, Raelynn, and a couple of regional favorites: Trip Wire and 32 Below.
Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Florida Georgia Line are headed to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch for the 37th Annual WE Fest, Aug. 5-7. Festival organizers made the announcement Monday morning, Jan. 11.
Country festival tickets expected to go on sale next month

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