Oct 16, 2015
Off the Rails Festival Announced!
Toyota Stadium– Frisco, TX
April 23 and 24, 2016
September 9, 2015 – Dallas, TX – Hold on tight DFW! Everything just got a little bigger and better in Texas. AEG Live and Toyota Stadium are partnering up to bring a runaway train full of country music’s hottest artists to North Texas. The full lineup will be announced later this fall for the biggest country festival the metroplex has ever seen.
In addition to two days of country music’s top performers, attendees will be entertained with a whole herd of festival attractions. Off The Rails Festival will include a street taco cook-off, bourbon tasting tent, local craft beers and BBQ, interactive games, two step dance lessons, a trading post full of local western products, and much more to be announced.
“We are excited to team up with AEG in bringing Off The Rails Country Music Festival here to Toyota Stadium. It will be a great event for country music fans in North Texas and we’re thrilled to be hosting another great outdoor music festival here at Toyota Stadium. On behalf of FC Dallas, Toyota Stadium and the City of Frisco, we would like to thank AEG Live and look forward to another memorable event in Frisco,” Dan Hunt, FC Dallas President.
“An all-star line up of artists will be arriving at the Frisco Station, and we are excited to start a new annual country music tradition in North Texas” said Rick Mueller AEG Live’s President of North America. “Toyota Stadium is the perfect venue for Off The Rails and their team have been great partners helping us put it all together.”
Tickets and VIP packages for Off The Rails Country Music Festival will go on sale this fall. VIP packages will include best seats in the house, premier parking, and exclusive access to indoor air-conditioned River Club by Winstar World Casino, plus much more.
To be the first to get all the details on the full line up, on sale dates, and VIP Package info; go to www.OffTheRailsFest.com and sign up for updates. You can also follow the festival on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
About Toyota Stadium:
Opened on Aug. 6, 2005, Toyota Stadium and Toyota Soccer Center combine to form a 145-acre multipurpose sports and entertainment facility in Frisco, Texas. One of the first soccer-specific stadiums built in the United States, the venue plays host to Major League Soccer matches, concerts, international soccer matches and high school football. The 145-acre Toyota Soccer Center also includes 17 regulation-sized, tournament-grade soccer fields and is also home to the organization’s nationally-renowned youth development system. With more than a million visitors annually, Toyota Stadium and Toyota Soccer Center has hosted CONCACAF Gold Cup, the U.S. Women’s National Team, Jimmy Buffett, Kenny Chesney, Ed Sheeran and NitroCircus. The stadium is also home to the popular yearly outdoor Edgefest rock festival. For more information, go to www.toyotastadiumdallas.com.
About AEG Live:
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival and special event divisions, seventeen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues (including Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie.) The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Bon Jovi, Carrie Underwood, Cher, Ed Sheeran, Enrique Iglesias, George Strait, Hunter Hayes, J Cole, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Kenny Chesney, Leonard Cohen, Paul McCartney, Pitbull, Rod Stewart, The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, The WHO, Trey Songz and Juanes. The company operates The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and produces residency shows there including Celine Dion, Jerry Seinfeld, Rod Stewart, Mariah Carey, Reba, & Brooks & Dunn; is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Learn more at www.aeglive.com.