DAYTONA BEACH, FL (FNN News) – If you’re a country music fan, you’re going to want to be at Daytona International Speedway in May 2016 for the first ever Country 500 music fest.
Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan, Kid Rock, Lady Antebellum, Willie Nelson and dozens of other artists will rock the speedway during Memorial Day weekend next year (May 27-29, 2016) for the inaugural event.
The complete Country 500 lineup, including the Friday night headlines, will be released Nov. 3. Tickets, camping and VIP packages will also go on sale that day.
Special early bird pricing for weekend general admission passes for $199 go on sale Nov. 3.
Also dubbed The Great American Music Fest at Daytona, the Country 500 festival will feature the biggest names in country music over three days and nights. The fest will include three stages, as well.
Country 500 will take place on the infield of Daytona International Speedway. Fans will be allowed to camp in the infield just like they can during races at the track.
For more information on the event, go to www.country500.com or call 1-844-500-FEST.