The crowd went crazy last weekend when the first headliner for the Taste of Country Music Festival 2018 was announced: Eric Church. Now, less than a week later, we can bring you your second big name to be headlining the festival next year!

The great news to announce is that Sam Hunt has confirmed he will be returning to Hunter Mountain next summer to make it right for the fans! Get ready to save the dates June 8th-10th as the festival is already shaping up to be another great year!

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All the hits like, "Leave the Night On," "Take Your Time," "Body Like a Back Road" and by then so many more, live on the festival stage for a beautiful weekend filled with country music, right in our backyard!

Because Sam Hunt was unable to perform at this years festival due to illness, Taste of Country Music Festival will be announcing a compensation policy for the 2017-multi day and Sunday only ticket holders on Monday, June 26th. Be on the look out for more information and get ready for another Taste of Country Music Festival you'll never forget!