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One 18-year-old even celebrated her birthday at the country music festival
“One year, LoCash plugged in and played,” Betty Sipe said. “There were maybe 300 or 400 people here for that concert,” Mike Sipe added. “It was great.”
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With headliners Florida Georgia Line, Dierks Bentley and Blake Shelton bringing concertgoers to their feet over the weekend, WE Fest General Manager Mark Bjerke says they were quite pleased with the overall attendance and feedback they received, and are already looking ahead to 2022.

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WE Fest officially kicked-off Wednesday night, Aug. 4, 2021 with a pre-festival bash featuring performances on the Barn Stage and dancing in the Ranch House. On Thursday, Aug. 5, emerging artist Ingrid Andress performed on the Main Stage as one of the opening acts for first night headliner Florida Georgia Line.
Daily ticket sales open up
Besides headliners Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Florida Georgia Line, the full lineup for WE Fest 2021 was announced Wednesday, March 10 on the festival's social media pages. Also headed to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch in August are LANCO, the Eli Young Band, Raelynn, and a couple of regional favorites: Trip Wire and 32 Below.
Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley and Florida Georgia Line are headed to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch for the 37th Annual WE Fest, Aug. 5-7. Festival organizers made the announcement Monday morning, Jan. 11.
Country festival tickets expected to go on sale next month
"We definitely want to hire locally," Matt Mithun, the Minnesota-based entrepreneur who recently signed on to partner with Live Nation in presenting WE Fest 2021. His family has owned Soo Pass Ranch at Detroit Lakes for 35 years.

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Tickets for the 2021 WE Fest country music festival in Detroit Lakes, Minn., go on sale in less than two weeks.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The WE Fest country music festival will return to the Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, Minn., in August 2021.
With a scheduled year off because of a change in ownership, fans of the country music festival are eager for a return in 2021.

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