November 22, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE!
TOBY KEITH AND RONNIE DUNN SIGNED TO APPEAR
AT BIG VALLEY JAMBOREE 2011!
Big Valley Jamboree returns for their 19thyear! Named as the 2010 CCMA “Country Music Event of the Year” for the fifth time, Big Valley Jamboree always delivers four days of the best in country music superstar entertainment for their fans. Make plans now to be in Camrose, ABfrom July 28-31, 2011.
Panhandle Productions is proud to announce the signing of Toby Keith as the first headlining performer confirmed for Big Valley 2011. Keith returns to BigValleyriding the spectacular success of his just-released 15thstudio album, “Bullets in the Gun” which immediately went to #1 on the Billboard Top 100 Country Album list! Twice named ACM Entertainer of the Year and owner of 19 #1 singles, Keith brings his incredible live stage show to BigValleythis summer!
For over two decades, Ronnie Dunn formed half of arguably the most successful country music duo in history. With the retirement of Brooks and Dunn, Ronnie Dunn has returned to his roots as a solo artist and returns to BigValleynext summer! Three Entertainer of the Year awards and winner of more CMA and ACM awards than any act in country music history, Dunn brings his incredible talents to the Big Valley Main Stage in July.
Also announced today to appear at Big Valley 2011 is Grammy Award winner Rodney Crowell.
Thursday’s Kick-Off Party has long been one of the highlights of Big Valley Jamboree and with today’s announcement of Sawyer Brown to headline the July 28 Kick-Off Party, that tradition is certain to continue! Former ACM Vocal Group of the Year, Sawyer Brown is legendary for their fantastic live performances, guaranteed to get the dance floor rocking! Joining Sawyer Brown on stage for the Kick-Off Party will be two of Canada’s fastest rising male country vocalists, Dean Brody and Shane Yellowbird.
Brody’s debut single “Brothers” earned the CCMA Single of the Year award in 2009, and his latest album “Trails in Life” has been riding high on the charts since its release in August. Yellowbird, who hails from nearby Hobbema, was recently recognized with three Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards including “Country Album of the Year” for “It’s About Time”.
Early Bird Tickets and reservations for on-site camping for the 19thannual Big Valley Jamboree are now on sale. Prices will rise soon, so act now for maximum savings. For a complete list of prices, camping and ticket information, please phone Big Valley Jamboree at 1.888.404.1234 or call Ticketmaster.
More exciting 2011 Big Valley Jamboree artists will be announced soon!