Detroit, Michigan (PressExposure) April 13, 2009 -- May 15, 16 and 17th a huge weekend for WYCD's Downtown Hoedown in the city of Detroit.
This marks the festival's 27th Anniversary bringing over 800,000 attendees participating in 3 days of country music. This year will be the biggest ever and is expected to surpass all the rest with other National Artists such as Zac Brown Band and Lee Ann Womack.
The Downtown Hoedown was established in 1983 and is widely recognized as the largest Country Music Festival of its kind in the world. Hosted by 99.5 WYCD, Detroit's Best Country, the Hoedown is regarded by the Country Music Industry as a premier showcase opportunity for new and established artists. Located at Hart Plaza in the heart of downtown Detroit, the event attracts hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic country music fans from the Midwest and beyond.
This year is expected to surpass all the rest with over 30 artists taking to the stage, including local Detroit artists and many of country music's biggest national stars! Not surprisingly, many artists have gotten their big break at the Downtown Hoedown, namely Rascal Flatts, Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire, Montgomery Gentry, Big & Rich, just to name a few.