- Friday, May 23, 2014
Thanks to all your support, we are already looking ahead to an amazing show in 2015!
Texas Thunder will be held May 7th, 8th and 9th, 2015
Hey Y’all! We had the best time ever at Texas Thunder 2014. Thanks to all your support, we are already looking ahead to an amazing show in 2015! Texas Thunder will be held May 7th, 8th and 9th, 2015. Tickets will officially go on sale June 1st! Visit texasthunderfest.com for upcoming information and to purchase your tickets and camping for the 2015 festival. You won’t want to miss it!
- Friday, May 23, 2014
Did any of you daredevils have a chance to check out the Speed Ride at Texas Thunder 2014?
We soared to new heights this year with the addition of the Speed Ride from Armstrong Amusements
Thank you to Armstrong Amusements for bringing in the Speed Ride to Texas Thunder 2014! Check out the Speed Ride and all the other attractions they offer at http://www.thethrill-zone.com/home.htm
- Thursday, May 22, 2014
A Huge Thank you for Supporting Texas Thunder
It was a great year! See you in 2015! Click through for press release
Texas Thunder Rumbles with the Sound of Thousands of Fans—
Festival Organizers Already Planning for 2015
Zero Arrests at This Year’s Festival According to Ector County Sheriff's Department
GARDENDALE, TX (May 20, 2014) – The second annual Texas Thunder music festival, held in Gardendale this past weekend, was a smash success, featuring performances by country superstars The Band Perry and Lee Brice, as well as Texas favorites Randy Rogers Band, Stoney LaRue, Wade Bowen and more. The mixture of Texas and Nashville country music attracted thousands of fans to the two day music festival. The family-friendly atmosphere included non-stop music from two stages, but also specialty and food vendors, a carnival ride, camping and much more. Festival organizers are already planning on making 2015 even bigger and better.
“2014 was a great success for us,” said festival owner Herb Graham. “but we want to build on this momentum to create the biggest and the best country music festival in Texas. This is an incredible opportunity for local communities to be a part of the growth of Texas Thunder, not only as an audience enjoying amazing world class entertainment, but to also attract thousands of people to the Permian Basin each year, which in turn helps to support the local economy.”
The festival is also proud to announce there were zero arrests and zero DWIs at this year’s event, in stark contrast to other events in the area. The festival and the Ector County Sheriff’s Department worked together to support an entertaining, fun, and family friendly event, which is an important priority for festival organizers.
“At large-scale events similar to Texas Thunder, we have had as many as 19 arrests and 40 DWIs,” said Sergeant Eric Carrasco, head of security at this year’s festival. “Everyone had a great time while following the rules and it helped to create a safe and fun atmosphere for all attendees.”
- Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Additional Acts Added...
Texas and Nashville meet under the big Texas sky
Don't miss recently added acts including Sweetwater Rain, JB & the Moonshine Band, Kyle Park, and Bri Bagwell. They joing previously announced acts The Band Perry, Lee Brice, Randy Rogers Band, Wade Bown, Stoney LaRue, and many more!
- Wednesday, December 4, 2013
2014 Lineup Announced!
The Band Perry, Lee Brice, Randy Rogers, and more...
Texas Thunder Rolling Back Into Gardendale in 2014—Bringing Texas Country and Nashville Star Power to the West Texas Plains
The Band Perry, Lee Brice, Wade Bowen, Stoney LaRue, Randy Rogers Band & More
Gardendale, TX (Dec. 4, 2013) – Texas Thunder is back in 2014 and bigger than ever! The premier festival of West Texas is rolling back into Gardendale, Texas, May 16-17, 2014, and it’s bringing Texas country and Nashville star power with it. The Band Perry, Lee Brice, Wade Bowen, Stoney LaRue, Randy Rogers Band, Cody Johnson and Whiskey Myers will all hit the Texas Thunder stage, with more acts to be announced in the coming months. Two-day general admission tickets are available for a limited time for the discounted price of $65. And grab your campsite while they last for just $110! For more information or to purchase tickets and camping, please visit www.texasthunderfest.com or call (855) 362-0535.
"Today we are excited to release our line-up for the 2014 show," said Herb Graham, festival owner. "We are very proud of every act on this list and are looking forward to another great year next May."
Set on beautiful farmland with the huge Texas sky and picture perfect pump-jacks as a backdrop, Texas Thunder brings you a mixture of Texas and Nashville country music. In addition to top-notch entertainment at the main stage and the Texas Troubadour Saloon stage, Texas Thunder offers its patrons an amazing Texas experience including specialty and food vendors and much more. Join thousands of the friendliest people in the country and enjoy cold beer, homegrown talent and the most fun you can pack into a big ole Texas weekend.
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