Tim McGraw and Jake Owen Sign On to Headline Country Thunder Wisconsin Festival

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Tim McGraw performs onstage during the "Soul2Soul" World Tour at Staples Center on July 14, 2017 in Los Angeles.

Fellow headliner Chris Stapleton was already announced at this year's festival

Tim McGraw, Chris Stapleton and Jake Owen will headline Country Thunder Wisconsin festival, slated for July 18-21 in Twin Lakes, Wisc.

“Country Thunder Wisconsin has established itself as a must-see event every summer in beautiful Twin Lakes,” said Country Thunder Music Festivals CEO Troy Vollhoffer in a statement. “Ticket sales have been brisk since we announced Chris Stapleton at [this] year’s event," he continued. "By adding Tim McGraw, Jake Owen and one more very special headline guest, who will be unveiled in January, we feel like 2019 is going to be a blockbuster year.”

Vollhoffer said earlier in the year that Stapleton is the most-requested act to play the festival.

Among the other artists playing Country Thunder are Michael Ray, Ashley McBryde, High Valley, Lindsay Ell,  LOCASH, Marty Stuart and the Fabulous Superlatives, Trace Adkins, Lonestar, James Barker Band, the Hunter Brothers, Jimmie Allen and Jameson Rodgers.

Four-day passes are available for the festival, along with reserved seating and camping. For more information go to

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