Tim McGraw and Dierks Bentley Return as Headliners for Boots and Hearts

Homecoming Set for Canada's Largest Country Music Festival to Mark Fifth Year

ORO-MEDONTE, ON, Nov. 2, 2015 /CNW/ - Republic Live, organizers of the Boots and Hearts Music Festival, announced earlier today Tim McGraw and Dierks Bentley have been confirmed as the first two headliners for the country music festival in 2016. Canada's largest camping and music festival will again take place at the custom designed camping and festival grounds at Burl's Creek this summer from August 4th - 7th and tickets are currently on sale at www.bootsandhearts.com. The fifth year of Boots and Hearts is set to be a homecoming featuring past performers, with Tim McGraw having appeared as a headliner in the inaugural year of the festival and Dierks Bentley in 2013.

"We are so thrilled to have Tim McGraw and Dierks Bentley returning to Boots and Hearts this summer," said Laura Kennedy, Senior Director of Public Relations, Republic Live. "Tim was our very first headliner in 2012 and with his huge catalogue of music, as well as the new album he's set to release, we know it's going to be an unforgettable performance this summer. Dierks has always been a fan favourite and the energy he brings to every live show is incredible. We're excited to see them both take the stage this summer at Burl's Creek as two of our 2016 festival headliners."

About Boots and Hearts

Boots and Hearts is an annual country music festival event run by Republic Live, and will take place at Burl's Creek Event Grounds, in Oro-Medonte Ontario August 4th - 7th in 2016. Boots and Hearts recently won the CCMA (Canadian Country Music Association) Festival of the Year Award and Canadian Music Week 2015 Festival of the Year. All tickets and camping offerings are currently on sale at www.bootsandhearts.com.

SOURCE Republic Live

Image with caption: "Tim McGraw will headline the Boots and Hearts Music Festival August 4th - 7th at Burl's Creek Event Grounds, Oro-Medonte, ON. Canada's largest camping and country music festival celebrates its fifth anniversary this summer. Tickets on sale now at www.bootsandhearts.com (CNW Group/Republic Live)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C9138_PHOTO_EN_44373.jpg

Image with caption: "Dierks Bentley will headline the Boots and Hearts Music Festival August 4th - 7th at Burl's Creek Event Grounds, Oro-Medonte, ON. Canada's largest camping and country music festival celebrates its fifth anniversary this summer. Tickets on sale now at www.bootsandhearts.com (CNW Group/Republic Live)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C9138_PHOTO_EN_44371.jpg

Image with caption: "Fans enjoying a performance on the main stage at the 2015 Boots and Hearts Music Festival. Tim McGraw and Dierks Bentley will be headlining the 2016 festival taking place August 4th - 7th at Burl's Creek Event Grounds. Tickets on-sale at www.bootsandhearts.com (CNW Group/Republic Live)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20151102_C9138_PHOTO_EN_44372.jpg

For further information:

Laura Kennedy
Senior Director of Public Relations
Republic Live
W: (705) 300-7734 x306


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