Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood and Rascal Flatts to headline 2011 Stagecoach Festival
Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood will headline the fifth Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio, slated for April 30 and May 1 on a weekend that also will feature country veterans Loretta Lynn, Rodney Crowell and Ricky Skaggs as well as newcomers including the Secret Sisters, Easton Corbin and Steel Magnolia.
Leon Russell, Darius Rucker, Wanda Jackson, Truth & Salvage Co., Josh Turner and Jack Ingram will help fill out the weekend bill, for which tickets will go on sale Nov. 5. The full lineup and details on camping and other arrangements are posted at the Stagecoach website. Two-day festival passes will cost $99, and children 10 and under are free. Stagecoach is held on the grounds of the Empire Polo Field.
-- Randy Lewis
Photo of Kenny Chesney at 2009 Stagecoach festival. Credit: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
Photo of Carrie Underwood at 2008 Grammy Awards. Credit Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times