Headliners announced for second Country Spirit USA
● By J. Chambless
From top left: Headliners Little Big Town, Billy Currington. Brothers Osborne, Lee Brice, and Lauren Alaina.
Country music superstars Little Big Town and Billy
Currington will headline Citadel Country Spirit USA, a three-day country music
festival coming to Chester County Aug. 23 to 25.
The March 13 announcement also includes Brothers Osborne, Lee Brice and Lauren Alaina joining the lineup. The second annual festival, being held at Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show Grounds, will feature 20 artists on two stages. More performers, including the third headliner, will be announced soon. Early Bird Three-Day Passes, priced from $219 (not including fees), are on sale now.
Little Big Town has earned more than 40 award show nominations and won 20 in the past five years, including Grammy, American Music Awards, People’s Choice, Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music top honors, plus an Emmy.
While music is Citadel Country Spirit USA’s main attraction, there will be an array of activities, a wide selection of food vendors and restaurants.
Hosted by the Chester County Conference & Visitors Bureau, 22,000 fans from 28 states and two Canadian provinces attended the first festival, held in August 2018.
Purchase tickets and preferred parking online at CountrySpiritUSA.com. To charge by phone, call 1-800-514-3849. A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. A total of $100,000 was raised for the nonprofit organization in 2018.