The Carolina Country Music Fest has announced that Gary Allan will headline this year’s kick-off concert on Thursday, June 9.
Allan’s single, “Hangover Tonight” featuring Chris Stapleton, was nominated for a Academy of Country Music Award. Allan’s most recent album, “Set You Free” is his ninth studio album. It debuted at number one with the hit single, “Every Storm (Runs out of Rain).” Other hit singles include “Man to Man,” “Tough Little Boys” and “Nothing on but the Radio.”
Joining Allan are Dee Jay Silver, David Ray and Jordan Rager.
Tickets for the kick-off concert are given to those who purchased general admission tickets in advance and any three-day general admission tickets purchased by Friday, April 22.
Local residents are eligible for a discounted rate of $19.99 per ticket with an ID as proof of address, and can purchase tickets at the following locations: Boathouse Waterway Bar & Grill, 201 Fantasy Harbour Blvd.; The Bowery, 110 Ninth Ave. N.; ART Burger Sushi Bar, 706 N. Ocean Blvd.; 8th Ave. Tiki Bar & Grill, 708 N. Ocean Blvd.