The lineup for the iHeartCountry Festival’s Daytime Village is out and, once again, there are some exciting performers on the bill.

The free daytime event happens on the North Box Office Plaza before the festival kicks off inside the Frank Erwin Center. As in past years, this year’s village features some awesome up-and-coming

Lauren Alaina photographed after a performance with Bobby Bones and the Raging Idiots in Charleston, SC.

country artists. You can expect performances by Russell Dickerson, Michael Ray, Lauren Alaina, LOCASH and Morgan Wallen. Host Bobby Bones often pops up on stage at this free portion of the festival as well so keep yer eyes peeled for the part-time American Idol host (did you hear about that big news?!).

Our girl Lauren Alaina will also play the main stage at the fest, as will Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, Dan + Shay, Luke Combs, Little Big Town, Old Dominion, Chris Janson and Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots, performing at the fest for the first time.

Bobby Bones and the Raging Idiots perform in Charleston, SC, in 2016.

Didn’t get tickets to the big event? You can listen on iHeartMedia’s Country music radio stations which will broadcast the event live in their local markets and at iHeartRadio.com.The event will also livestream exclusively on LiveXLive.

The iHeartCountry Festival and Daytime Village happens in Austin on Saturday, May 4, starting at 2 p.m.

Get more info here.

And check out our post highlighting all of the best moments from iHeartCountry Fest 2018 here.


Want even more country? Check out our post on the Nashville TV show filming locations.

Featured photos courtesy Getty Entertainment and/or each artist’s IG account.