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Kingsport Funfest Lineup announced - Train, Martina McBride & MercyMe

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The entertainment lineup for Kingsport’s Fun Fest 2014 has been announced for the Sunset Concert Series. This year, Fun Fest starts Friday, July 11 and ends on Saturday July 19.

The Sunset Concert Series will kick off Thursday, July 17 with MercyMe followed by Martina McBride on Friday, July 18. The series finale will be Train on Saturday, July 19. Opening for each of the performances during the Sunset Concert Series are Tenth Avenue North on Thursday, Michael Ray on Friday and The Dirty Guv'nahs on Saturday night. 

“We are proud to announce an exceptional line-up for this year’s Sunset Concert Series,” said 2014 Fun Fest chair George DeCroes. “These artists and bands represent everything from regional, up-and-coming artists to award-winning stars in country, Christian, rock and pop music. What better way to top off a great week of Fun Fest!”

Sponsors for the Friday night concert are Appalachian Power, Domtar Paper Company, AGC Glass Company and media sponsors WJHL News Channel 11 and WXBQ.

Friends of Festus VIP packages, sponsored by G&K Services, are a value-added option for concert-goers. Friends of Festus reserved seating packages are priced from $50 to $70 per seat, based on which night patrons are attending. The package also includes a reserved parking area close to the stadium and a $15 Fun Fest merchandise gift certificate. A limited number of Friends of Festus packages will be available beginning Monday, May 19. Friends of Festus packages can be purchased at the Fun Fest office located inside the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, 400 Clinchfield St. or by calling 423-392-8806.

Beginning 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 20, Sunset Concert Series general admission tickets and combination packages can be purchased online at www.funfest.net. Individual ticket prices are $15 for Thursday and Friday and $20 for Saturday through July 10. Ticket prices will increase $5 starting July 11.

Prices for combination packs are: Thurs/Fri - $25, Thurs/Sat or Fri/Sat - $30. Price for the entire Sunset Concert Series package is $45. General admission tickets will also be available beginning Friday, June 20 at 9 a.m. at the Fun Fest Store inside the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, 400 Clinchfield St.

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