Stagecoach-California’s Country Music Festival
For country music fans, California’s Stagecoach Music Festival is the place to be. The festival, a 3-day event held in Indio California, is one of the best country music venues in the desert. Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum, The Zac Brown Band and Darius Rucker are only a few of the headliners. The festival is scheduled April 26 through 28, 2013 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio.
Good Music and Good Food
If you enjoy good Barbeque with your music, this is the venue for you! The Stagecoach Festival BBQ Championship is just one of the many activities that will leave you licking your fingers. Friday night is the International Chili Society home-style chili contest. The winner will go on to the International Chili Society’s World Championship in Palm Springs. On Saturday night Texas Style BBQ takes center stage as festival attendees judge the best Texas Barbeque. Sunday is all about Kansas City Barbeque. Judged by Kansas City Barbeque Society certified judges will decide a winner. The winner will go on to the World Food Championship in Las Vegas. Festival attendees can enjoy the great food and BBQ all three days.
A Whole Family Event
Kids 10 and under are free to the Stagecoach Festival and there are events daily from 12pm to 6pm. Crafts, games, music and dancing are just a few of the fun family oriented events surrounding this year’s festival. More than just a concert, California’s Stagecoach Music Factory is an event to include the whole family. The festival benefits the city of Indio and various local charities including Indio Youth Task Group, Indio Senior Center, The Silverlake Conservatory of Music and The Desert Resource Center.
Make lodging arrangements early
The California Stagecoach Festival website recommends making travel arrangements early. The Inn at Deep Canyon is a comfortable get away for the whole family after a great day of food, music and entertainment. There are hotel shuttles that run from Palm Desert to the festival every day. We can help make your travel arrangements so that you can just enjoy the fun.