COUNTDOWN TO COUNTRY THUNDER 2017
Country 105 presents the return of Country Thunder Alberta at Prairie Winds Park from August 18 – 20. We had a blast partying with you last year, but this year is going to be even bigger and better!
With artists like Brad Paisley, Thomas Rhett, Blake Shelton, Old Dominion, Dallas Smith and Randy Houser – you do not want to miss this party!
Tune in every weekday morning for your chance to win a pair of weekend passes to Country Thunder. Plus, we’re throwing in some awesome meet & greet opportunities – stay tuned to find out when you could score the chance to meet Blake Shelton, Thomas Rhett, Brad Paisley, Old Dominion, Randy Houser, or Dallas Smith.
Check back for all the tips and tricks to make this the best weekend ever!
Last year Country Thunder SOLD OUT. Don’t miss your chance at tickets. Purchase single day, weekend, or platinum experience tickets here.
To celebrate the 105 day countdown, we will have a pair of single day passes to give away EVERY DAY!
Getting There: There will not be any onsite parking and several roads will be closed, so please find alternate modes of transportation. We recommend that you consider taking the C-Trail for transportation. Plan your route here.
Ranchman’s Cookhouse & Dancehall is also offering a Country Thunder Express Shuttle to and from the festival. Drop your car off at Ranchman’s for round trip service on Friday, August 18 and Saturday, August 19.
Seating: Soft lawn chairs are allowed in a designated area for the show. Bring your chairs or a blanket, kick back and enjoy some great music from country music’s best performers.
Food & Drinks: There will be several options for food and drinks at the festival. Outside food and beverages will not be allowed onto the grounds. But why would you even want to bring your own food when you can get delicious treats from all the amazing vendors?! From deep fried to healthy options, there’s tons to choose from! If you’re planning on ordering alcoholic beverages, don’t forget government issued photo ID!
Children: Worried to leave your young ones at home? You don’t have to! Country Thunder is fun for people of all ages. Children 12 and under can enjoy the festival for FREE when accompanied by a ticketed adult (excluding the platinum experience area).
STAY TUNED FOR MORE INFO LEADING UP TO THE FESTIVAL!
Country 105 and Ranchman’s are proud to present the Official Country Thunder Kickoff Party on Thursday, August 17! Get a jump start on Country Thunder with performances from The Dungarees, TwoShine County and the 2017 Country 105 Rising Star Winner, Lauren Mayell.