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Bayou Country Superfest
Country music fans take over LSU Tiger Stadium on Memorial Day Weekend for Bayou Country Superfest.

LSU Tiger Stadium hosts 5th annual Bayou Country Superfest.

There's only one place fans of country music should find themselves this Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25: Louisiana State University's Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge

The usual home for football fans is being taken over by kings of the country music world. Mega music stars George Strait and Reba will kick off the 2014 Bayou Country Superfest on Friday, joined by Luke Bryan on Saturday and Jason Aldean and Eric Church on Sunday. Boosting the superfest title will be top-draws Florida Georgia Line, Lee Brice, Louisiana's own Hunter Hayes, Joe Nichols and more. 

The festival has added a third night for 2014, making way for George Strait to open the weekend on Friday, May 23.  Strait will be joined by "The Queen of Country" Reba McEntire.

On Saturday, the 2013 Academy of Country Music's Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan will take the stage, along with Florida Georgia Line, Lee Brice, Eaton Corbin and Gloriana.  Jason Aldean and Eric Church headline the festival on Sunday.  They will be joined by Louisiana native Hunter Hayes, Big & Rich and Joe Nichols. 

The weekend's festivities will include a  Fan Fest & Tailgate Party outside Tiger Stadium, with more country music, great food and drinks and activities from event sponsors. Fan Fest kicks off at 11 a.m. each day and is free to the public.

Tickets for Bayou Country Superfest 2014 are available through Ticketmaster.com or by calling 800-745-3000.

Bayou Country Superfest is a reserved-seating event, so fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance. Special VIP upfront, standing-room tickets in an area called the Golden Horseshoe will be available in very limited supply. A limited number of discounted two-day ticket packages will also be available at certain price levels. Don’t forget to add parking to your ticket purchase in one of LSU’s premium parking lots. For box suites or special RV parking in Touchdown Village should call the Bayou Country Superfest Ticket Office at 504-410-4100. 

Baton Rouge area hotels are offering special Bayou Country Superfest hotel rates for the event.  Visit Bayou Country Superfest for availability and rate information.