Pleasant Harbor at Lake Pleasant and the city of Peoria will host the Peoria Country Fest 2-10 p.m., Oct. 9, featuring live country music from three popular artists.
The event will also feature food trucks, a beer garden and live bull riding. The headliner is David Nail, whose multiple albums have produced seven chart entries on Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay, including two that reached No. 1.
Bayou Bandits, the hottest southern rock band in the Southwest, will also be performing. And rounding out the lineup will be Ivan Harshman.
Tickets are $25 per person and admission is free for children 12 and under. A limited number of VIP tickets are available at $75. VIP ticket holders will enjoy a separate seating area and bathrooms, private cash bar and meal. Tickets can be purchased online at pleasantharbor.com
Ticket prices do not include entry into Pleasant Harbor which is an additional $7 fee per vehicle. No coolers or alcohol are allowed. However, unopened plastic water bottles, lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. Festival attendees are encouraged to buy tickets in advance.
For those wanting a weekend camping experience, both full hook-up campsites (electric, water, sewer and internet access), as well as dry camping spaces available. Showers, convenience store, pool and clubhouse amenities are available to weekend campers at Pleasant Harbor RV Resort. Pleasant Harbor offers an array of watersports and lakeside activities featuring a large floating waterslide, recreational sailboats, jet skis, kayaks and paddle board rentals.
“I’m looking forward to another Peoria Country Fest with great music at a one-of-kind location,” Councilmember Bridget Binsbacher said. “We are so proud to have beautiful Lake Pleasant in our city offering the perfect spot to kick up your heels for a great day of entertainment and fun!”
Pleasant Harbor at Lake Pleasant is less than a 45-minute drive from downtown Phoenix.
Located in the city of Peoria, Pleasant Harbor is open to the public 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
For more information about the Peoria Country Fest, camping and tickets, visit pleasantharbor.com or call the Pleasant Harbor events line at 623-203-5173.