Enjoy some country music under the sun with these 2014 country music festivals. From Nashville to California, there's some great country music to be had with lineups that include Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, and Eric Church. Multi-day passes are usually available for those that want the complete course -- as well as single-day tickets.
Be sure to consult the festival website before making plans. Dates and lineups are subject to change.
(Updated: March 2, 2014. Contact me for additions and corrections.)
Runaway Country - Melbourne, Florida
March 21-23, 2014
Performers include The Band Perry, Toby Keith, and Keith Urban.
Country Thunder West - Florence, Arizona
April 10-13, 2014
Performers include Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, The Band Perry, Craig Morgan, Colt Ford, Thompson Square, Cassadee Pope, Tyler Farr, Easton Corbin, LoCash Cowboys, Joe Diffie, Brantley Gilbert, Eric Church, Toby Keith, and Lady Antebellum.
Toad Lick Music Festival - Dothan, Alabama
April 24-26, 2013
Performers include The Band Perry, Merle Haggard, Gary Allan, Billy Currington, Clay Walker, Aaron Lewis, Brett Eldredge, Joe Nichols, Colt Ford, Gloriana, and Jana Kramer.
Stagecoach Festival - Indio, California
April 25-27, 2014
Performers include Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Brantley Gilbert, Hunter Hayes, Florida Georgia Line, Easton Corbin, Loretta Lynn, Jennifer Nettles, Lee Brice, John Prine, Dustin Lynch, Chris Cage, Michael Nesmith, Thomas Rhett, Shelby Lynne, and Asleep at the Wheel.
Rome River Jam - Rome, Georgia
May 24, 2014
Performers include Cole Swindell, Adam Sanders and Jon Pardi.
Bayou Country Superfest - Baton Rouge, Louisiana
May 23-25, 2014
Performers include George Strait, Eric Church, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Reba McEntire, Florida Georgia Line, Lee Brice, Hunter Hayes, Big & Rich, and Chris Young.
CMA Music Fest - Nashville, Tennessee
June 5-8, 2014
Performers not yet announced.
Winstock Country Music Festival - Winsted, Minnesota
June 13-14, 2014
Performers include Toby Keith, Rascall Flatts, Justin Moore, Billy Currington, Jerrod Niemann, Ashley Monroe, Mel Tillis, Danielle Bradbery, Chase Rice, and Krystal Keith.
Riverbend Festival - Chattanooga, Tennessee
June 6-8 & 10-14, 2014
Performers include Greg Allan, Justin Moore, Widespread Panic, Buddy Guy, Boston, and TobyMac.
Country Jam - Grand Junction, Colorado
June 19-22, 2014
Performers include Jake Owen, Eric Church, Brantley Gilbert, Lady Antebellum, Thomas Rhett, Jana Kramer, Jerrod Niemann, and Craig Campbell.
Moondance Jammin Country Fest - Walker, Minnesota
June 20-21, 2014
Performers include Justin Moore, Hunter Hayes, Rodney Atkins, Joe Nichols, Jon Pardi, Dallas Smith, and Sarah Darling.
Country on the River - Council Bluffs, Iowa
August 20-21, 2014
Performers include Florida Georgia Line, Joe Diffie, Lonestar, and Tracy Lawrence. Full lineup not yet announced.
Country USA - Oshkosh, Wisconsin
June 24-28, 2014
Performers include Luke Bryan, Brantley Gilbert, Gary Allan, Florida Georgia Line, and Carrie Underwood.
Country Fest - Cadott, Wisconsin
June 26-29, 2014
Performers include Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Florida Georgia Line, Randy Houser, Gary Allan, Randy Houser, Eli Young Band, Love & Theft, Jana Kramer, and the Charlie Daniels Band.
Country Stampede - Manhattan, Kansas
June 26-29, 2014
Performers include Eric Church, Luke Bryan, Chris Young, Easton Corbin, Randy Houser, Lee Brice, Dustin Lynch, Joe Nichols, Thomas Rhett, Tyler Farr, Charlie Worsham, and Joe Diffie.
Dauphin's Countryfest - Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
June 26-29, 2014
Performers include Blake Shelton, Tim Hicks, The Band Perry, Rascal Flatts, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Lee Brice, Blackjack Billy, Jordan McIntosh, Brett Kissel, and The Mavericks.
Summerfest - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
June 25-July 29; July 1-6, 2014
Performers include Brad Paisley and Darius Rucker.
Country Concert - Ft. Loramie, Ohio
July 10-12, 2014
Performers include Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, Lee Brice, Thomas Rhett, Montgomery Gentry, Dustin Lynch, and Sammy Kershaw.
Cavendish Beach Music Festival - Prince Edward Island, Canada
July 4-6, 2014
Performers include Blake Shelton, Hunter Hayes, David Nail, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, The Mavericks, Hayley, Dean Brody, Tebey, Sam Hunt, and Gord Bamford.
Calgary Stampede - Calgary, Canada
July 4-13, 2014
Performers include Keith Urban. Full schedule not yet released.
Craven County Jamboree - Craven, Saskatchewan, Canada
July 10-13, 2014
Performers include Brett Eldredge, Keith Urban, Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett, Luke Bryan, and The Charlie Daniels Band.
Hodag Country Festival - Rhinelander, Wisconsin
July 10-13, 2014
Performers include Kellie Pickler, Easton Corbin, Sara Evans, David Nail, Jerrod Niemann, Kenny Rogers, Josh Thompson, Josh Turner, Darius Rucker, and Neal McCoy.
Jamboree in the Hills - Belmont, Ohio
July 17-20, 2014
Performers include Little Big Town, Montgomery Gentry, Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Darius Rucker, Brantley Gilbert, Kip Moore, Joe Diffie, and Cassadee Pope.
Country Jam - Eau Claire, Wisconsin
July 17-19, 2014
Performers include Luke Bryan, Jennifer Nettles, Jake Owen, Cassadee Pope, The Band Perry, Chris Young, Dierks Bentley, Chris Janson, Parmalee, and Lee Brice.
Cheyenne Frontier Days - Cheyenne, Wyoming
July 18-27, 2014
Performers include Tim McGraw, Lady Antebellum, Gary Allan, Florida Georgia Line, Brad Paisley, Kid Rock, Clay Walker, and John Mellencamp.
Country Thunder - Twin Lakes, Wisconsin
July 24-27, 2014
Performers include Jason Aldean, Colt Ford, Brantley Gilbert, Miranda Lambert, Thompson Square, Sawyer Brown, Thomas Rhett, Joe Diffie, and Dallas Smith.
Big Valley Jamboree - Cambrose, Alberta, Canada
July 31-August 2, 2014
Performers include Miranda Lambert, Hunter Hayes, Zac Brown Band, and Lonestar.
Watershed Music Festival - George, Washington
August 1-3, 2014
Performers include Billy Currington, Tim McGraw, Joe Diffie, Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, Randy Houser, and Chase Rice.
Oregon Jamboree - Sweet Home, Oregon
August 1-3, 2014
Performers include Billy Currington, Miranda Lambert, Tim McGraw, Jake Owen, Eli Young Band, Cassadee Pope, and Joe Diffie.
Country on the River - Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin
August 7-9, 2014
Performers include Jason Aldean, The Bandy Perry, Thompson Square, Tracy Lawrence, Dustin Lynch, Sawyer Brown, Parmalee, Tick Pony, and American Young.
Willamette Country Music Festival - Brownsville, Oregon
August 15-16, 2014
Performers include Blake Shelton, Eric Church, Gary Allan, Sara Evans, and Thompson Square, and Montgomery Gentry.