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Debuting in its inaugural year in Seattle with the intent to take the tour nationally, Saddle Up Country Fest - presented by 100.7 the Wolf  in partnership with Lane Records and Sky High Music - will kick off on Dec. 4 at the accesso ShoWare Center in Kent. 

Headlining the show is the FrontMen of Country, featuring Richie McDonald, formerly of Lonestar, Larry Stewart of Restless Heart and Tim Rushlow, formerly of Little Texas. This high energy trio combined has over 30 million records sold and 30 number one hits. All three performers are powerhouses for country music and you will have the opportunity to see all three in one night, sharing one stage. 

Sing along to your favorite hits such as "Amazed," "Front Porch Looking In," "I'm Already There" and more. 

And if it wasn't already a festival not to be missed, it gets even better with country favorites, Thompson Square, Jerrod Nieman, Summer Townsend, Mark Wills, Mitch Rossell, Allie Colleen and Dave Breckner also performing.

All concert attendees are guaranteed a jam-packed night of country music. It's not everyday concert goers have the  opportunity to see this many country groups share one stage. At Saddle Up you get to see the duo behind "Are You Going to Kiss Me Or Not" on the same evening as Jerrod Nieman, whose music has debuted at number one on Billboard's Top Country sales chart. 

Saddle Up Country Fest is Saturday, Dec. 4 at 5 p.m. - doors opening at 4 p.m. Ticket prices range from $225 to $25 for Reserved Bowl seats. General Admission floor tickets are $75. Tickets available on sale now. For more information and to purchase tickets visit,  Or text SaddleUp (one word) to 95577.

A number of lucky individuals will have the opportunity to score free tickets leading up to the festival. 

The Loose Wheel Bar and Grill in Puyallup will be giving away tickets at their weekly Feel Good Night Trivia on Wednesdays from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. leading up to the event. Plan to stop in for a delicious burger, pizza, or salad and cross your fingers for an opportunity to score some free Saddle Up tickets. For more information and to plan your visit to this ticket stop check out,

If you find yourself in the Seattle area, Shingletown Saloon in Ballard will also be giving away tickets leading up to the event. For more information on their events and location visit,

Also, taking place Friday, Nov. 12 at Jazzbones - a live music venue, night club and restaurant located on Sixth Ave. in Tacoma - the Saddle Up Country Music Festival and Jazzbones will proudly present a special concert honoring veterans, hosted by DJ Switch. 

The evening will feature live performances by Navy veterans Dave Breckner and Summer Townsend. The Kitty Mae Band, Patrick John & The Rebellion and Kyle Murdock are also set to perform. 

This night will be an intimate opportunity to get a little two-step in with these performers before the big show on Dec. 4. The Veterans Awareness Party will be free to attend with a $10 donation suggested, or proof of a Saddle Up Ticket purchase. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with music kicking off at 7 p.m.

It's important to note this venue is a 21+ establishment. For more information on the Veterans Awareness Concert, visit

The best way to stay in the know of all the happenings leading up to the big Dec. 4 show, and for more information on the big night, is to text SaddleUp (one word) to 95577, or visit


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