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WE Fest announces daily lineup

Daily ticket sales open up

Blake Shelton, seen here at WE FEst in 2016, closes out this year's country festival. . Forum News Service

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- WE Fest has announced its daily lineup and put single day tickets on sale .

Music starts on the main stage on Aug. 5, with singer Kelli Pickler serving as the emcee.

Thursday, Aug. 5:

  • 2:45 p.m. Larry Fleet
  • 4 p.m. Ingrid Andress
  • 6 p.m. The Cadillac Three
  • 8:15 p.m. Russell Dickerson
  • 10:30 p.m. Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line, seen here at WE Fest in 2014, headline the first day of the country festival this year. Forum news service


Friday, Aug. 6:

  • 2:45 p.m. Shy Carter
  • 4 p.m. High Valley
  • 6 p.m. Lindsay Ell
  • 8:15 p.m. LANCO
  • 10:30 p.m. Dierks Bentley

Dierks Bentley, seen here at the 2015 WE Fest, returns to headline Aug. 6. Forum News Service

Saturday, Aug. 7:

  • 2:45 p.m. Kameron Marlowe
  • 4 p.m. Raelynn
  • 6 p.m. Maddie & Tae
  • 8:15 p.m. Eli Young Band
  • 10:30 p.m. Blake Shelton

Single day tickets are now on sale for $99 per day with three day passes running from $149 to $975. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit .

Grounds getting a makeover

In preparation for its 37th annual concert weekend, major crowd-pleasing improvements are being made to the event's 400-plus-acre home, the Soo Pass Ranch.

Upgrades include moving the general admission area 200 feet closer to the Main Stage; renovations and additions to food and beverage service areas; and an expanded “Trading Post” shopping area.


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