February 1, 2016 3:48 pm

Zac Brown Band, Eric Church to headline CMT Music Fest

Zac Brown Band performs onstage during the 2015 CMT Music awards on June 10, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.

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If you live in or near Kitchener, Ont., and are a fan of country music, you’re in luck.

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CMT Music Fest, a two-day music festival presented by Corus Live, is taking place on Friday, July 8 and Saturday, July 9 at Bingemans grounds in Kitchener. Multi-platinum selling and seven-time Grammy nominee Eric Church will headline the festival on Friday evening and multi-platinum Grammy-winning powerhouse the Zac Brown Band will take over the main stage on Saturday.

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Also joining the lineup are Andrew Hyatt, Cold Creek County, Kira Isabella, Leah Daniels, Lindi Ortega, Meghan Patrick, The Road Hammers and Washboard Union, with additional acts to be announced.

Tickets go on sale Friday, Feb. 5 at 10 a.m. ET. A limited number of early-bird, two-day general admission festival passes will be available for $190.

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Listen to Country 104 and additional Corus radio stations for updates and giveaways.

CMT Music Fest is an all-ages event.

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