Trace Adkins is set to perform at Renfro Valley. Photo by Mike Coppola
One of Kentucky’s best concert venues is Renfro Valley Entertainment Center. It is located just an hour south of Lexington off exit 62 on I-75. Renfro Valley is known as “Kentucky’s Country Music Capital” with its new barn headliner entertainment, along with their old barn theater, as well as the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame.
Tracy Lawrence kicks off Renfro Valley’s 2016 Headliner Concerts with the first show of the season on April 16th. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, February 16th. There are many shows that return each year, including the Oak Ridge Boys, as well as Marty Stuart with his wife Connie Smith.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.renfrovalley.com or by calling the ticket office at 1-800-765-7464. Box office sales begin at 9:00 a.m. and Online/Phone sales begin at 10:00 a.m.
Renfro Valley also announced their new shows in the historic Old Barn Theatre. Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., Dukes of Hazzard fans will have to join in with the Hazzard County Hoedown. Friday nights at 6:30 p.m., it is the Renfro Valley Bandstand. Saturday is complete with a Mountain Gospel Jubilee at 3:00 p.m., followed by the longstanding Renfro Valley Barn Dance at 6:30 p.m.
Below is a list of the headliner concerts at Renfro Valley. Please note that the schedule is subject to change. Ticket prices can be located at www.renfrovalley.com.
Renfro Valley 2016 Headliner Concerts
April 16 Tracy Lawrence April 23 Sawyer Brown April 24 Trace Adkins April 30 Exile May 15 Merle Haggard May 20 The Time Jumpers June 11 Billy “Crash” Craddock June 18 Oak Ridge Boys July 9 LeAnn Rimes July 16 Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver July 22 Wynonna and the Big Noise July 30 Ronnie Milsap August 5 Sara Evans August 6 All Night Gospel Sing with Dove Brothers, Michael Combs, The Singing Cookes, and His Heart Quartet August 20 Earl Thomas Conley August 26 Jamey Johnson September 3 Bobby Bare September 9 Loretta Lynn September 10 Gene Watson September 16 John Anderson September 17 The Isaacs October 1 Dailey & Vincent October 8 John Conlee October 14 Mickey Gilley October 15 Marty Stuart & Connie Smith October 29 Rhonda Vincent & the Rage November 5 Travis Tritt
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