PENDLETON, OR (CelebrityAccess) – Pendleton is gearing up for the return of the highly anticipated Pendleton Whisky Music Fest on July 13. Now in its eighth year, the event promises an unforgettable musical experience featuring multi-platinum country music sensation Thomas Rhett, renowned for achieving an impressive twenty-one No. 1 singles. Joining him on stage are country stars Dustin Lynch, Jo Dee Messina, and rising talent Thomas Mac.
Adding a nostalgic twist to the festivities, iconic 90s hitmakers Vanilla Ice, Tone Loc, and Sugarhill Gang are set to deliver a dance party extravaganza, treating fans to chart-topping hits like “Ice, Ice Baby,” “Wild Thing,” “Rappers Delight,” and more. The picturesque Pendleton Round-Up Grounds will again serve as the venue for this popular Pacific Northwest event.
Andy McAnally, co-organizer of the Pendleton Whisky Music Fest, expressed excitement for the upcoming event, stating, “Building on the incredible momentum created by Kane Brown, Flo Rida, Maddie & Tae, and Niko Moon in 2023, we are excited to welcome fans back to the Pendleton Whisky Music Fest. This year’s performers are ready to deliver the show of a lifetime.”
The musical celebration starts with the Friday night party on July 12, set against the charming backdrop of downtown Pendleton from 6 pm to Midnight PT. The free event will feature performances by Joel Gibson Jr., Precious Byrd, and DJ Sovern-T, attracting music enthusiasts across the Northwest. Attendees can indulge in local culinary delights and signature cocktails at the outdoor bars.
Ticket Sale Information:
- Pendleton Whisky Music Fest alumni pre-sale begins Thursday, February 1st at 10 am PT
- General public tickets go on sale Friday (February 2) at 10 am PT
Since its inception in 2016, the Pendleton Whisky Music Fest has consistently delivered an extraordinary lineup featuring musical talents spanning various genres. Past performers include Maroon 5, Blake Shelton, Post Malone, Zac Brown Band, Pitbull, Toby Keith, Eric Church, Macklemore, Kane Brown, and Flo Rida. The festival proudly carries the title sponsorship of Pendleton Whisky, along with presenting sponsor Legacy Ram.