Strawberry Festival 2011 Lineup Announced
The 2011 lineup for Florida's annual Strawberry Festival has been announced, featuring an eclectic who's-who list of country legends and rising stars.
Lady Antebellum, George Jones, Trace Adkins, Jamey Johnson, Kenny Rogers, John Conlee, Clint Black, Charley Pride, the Judds, Chris Young, Tanya Tucker, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jennette McCurdy and Easton Corbin are just a few of the country singers who will take the stage during the historic festival, which began in 1930. They will be joined by .38 Special, Rick Springfield, Allstar Weekend, The Doobie Brothers, Ray Price, Bobby Vinton, Chubby Checker, The Guy Lombardo Band, and gospel acts Jeremy Camp and The Gaither Vocal Band, with more performers expected to be announced soon for the 11-day event.
The Strawberry Festival is just one of the many that will boast some of Nashville's biggest stars throughout 2011. Country Thunder recently announced its star-studded line-up, which includes Martina McBride, Toby Keith and Jason Aldean, while the We Fest just added Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Darius Rucker and Sugarland to their stage. The Stagecoach Festival will welcome Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood, Loretta Lynn and Rascal Flatts, and the Craven Country Jamboree will feature a reunion by Big & Rich, plus Gretchen Wilson, Ronnie Dunn, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and John Michael Montgomery.
The family-friendly Strawberry Festival will be held March 3 - 13 in Plant City, Fla. In addition to non-stop music performances, guests will also enjoy amusement park rides, a child's play area and an extravagant display of crafts, baked goods and quilts. More information can be found here.