PENDLETON, Oregon – Trace Adkins will be in the spotlight for the Round-Up and Happy Canyon Kick-Off Concert on Sept. 7. Tickets will go on sale March 29, and the country music icon is excited.
“I’m gonna bring a band and turn it up real loud,” Adkins said in a news release from Round-Up and Happy Canyon. “We’re gonna have a good time.”
Happy Canyon Publicity Director Kenzie Hansell has some advice for fans.
“You better get your tickets early,” he said. “The party pit down in front of the stage will be in full force again this year. I’m excited about that and the new stage that we had last year. We’re bringing that back too.”
Hansell isn’t the only one who’s excited. Happy Canyon President Tanner Hawkins said Adkins is a great choice to kick off Round-Up Week.
“Trace Adkins has such great energy and enthusiasm on stage,” he said. “We’re excited he’ll get the party started for us that week.”
Round-Up President Dave O’Neill is impressed with the singer’s repertoire.
“Trace Adkins has a great combination of high-energy crowd pleasers and relatable ballads that will connect with many different folks,” he said.
Adkins has sold 11 million albums with songs that reflect where he was in life when he recorded them. He’s one three American Country Music awards and been nominated for three Grammys. His hits include “Every Light in the House Is On,” “Hillbilly Bone” with Blake Shelton, “Ladies Love Country Boys,” and Honky Tonk Badonkadonk.”
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 29, at 6:30 a.m. and range in price from $46 to $150. They can be purchased at https://www.pendletonroundup.com/.