It’s that time of year when hundreds of people will travel to the great state of Arizona for some refreshing weather and southern hospitality. But they aren’t the only ones; along with the cooler temperatures also comes some of the coolest in entertainment. From local artists to Grammy-nominated performers, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino and Resort will showcase all the favorites.

The line-up includes entertainment for all ages. From the soulful sounds of rhythm and blues to country, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Resort has entertainment for everyone this fall.

On October 27, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino and Resort and the Ak-Chin Indian community are joining together to bring in the big guns for a day of unforgettable, live country entertainment. That’s right — fans from all over the state will invade Maricopa for what is expected to be the biggest musical festival this fall. Tickets for the highly anticipated event are expected to go fast as the all-day event is expected to draw thousands from all over the state. To purchase tickets, visit Ticketmaster’s website.

So grab your cowboy hat and boots and strap up for an afternoon of fun. Here is the line-up:

Rising Star, Kristen Kelly

She’s a little bit country and a little bit rock ‘n’ roll. Kristen’s background in singing helped pave her way to songwriting. Today, she emerges on the country music scene as a rising star. Enjoy her debut single “Ex-Old Man,” as she kicks things off with a bang.

Country Trio, Gloriana

Known for their powerful vocals and original sound, this dynamic trio brings their Tennessee sway to the southwest. The band is comprised of brothers Tom and Mike Gossin and Rachel Reinert. Hitting the charts with their latest song, “Kissed you Goodnight,” Gloriana will rock the house with other favorites, including “Can’t Shake You” and “Wanna Take You Home.”

Country Sensation, Easton Corbin

Easton Corbin will take you back to country roots as he hits the stage at this year’s event. His musical talent, all-American look and traditional sound have made him a country sensation overnight. He will rock the stage this fall as he performs hits like “A Little More Country than That” and “Roll with It.”

Arizona’s Favorite Son, Dierks Bentley

Arizona welcomes home its favorite son, Dierks Bentley, who is headlining the all-day festival. Bentley is among the artists up for Album of the Year for his album “Home” at this year’s Country Music Awards. He is known not only for his versatility as an artist, but also for his chart-topping hits, “Home,” named the official song the Arizona Centennial Celebration; “Come a Little Closer” and “5150.”

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