Country music star Jordan Davis to perform at 2023 National Cherry Festival

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TRAVERSE CITY, MI – The National Cherry Festival has unveiled its first 2023 concert.

Kat Paye, executive director of the week-long festival in Traverse City, announced Monday that country star Jordan Davis will perform at the Pepsi Bay Side Music Stage on July 6.

“We are thrilled to be starting off our concert announcement season with the amazing new country artist Jordan Davis,” Paye said.

Currently a Billboard Award nominee, Davis first broke through with his 2018 Gold-certified debut album, “Home State,” which included three consecutive No. 1 hits -including “Slow Dance In A Parking Lot,” “Take It From Me,” and “You Up.”

He was named Billboard’s Top New Country Artist of 2018. Most recently, Davis wrote and released his 8 song EP “Buy Dirt,” which is supporting his current tour.

Davis was also just announced as direct support act for Luke Combs’ upcoming tour.

Tickets for the show go on sale at 9 a.m. on Jan. 27. General admission seating is $45 and reserved seating is $60. There is also a VIP experience that includes an elevated view and buffet meal for $170 each.

A celebration of cherries and the harvest, the festival brings thousands of people to Northern Michigan and typically features family events, parades, massive fireworks displays, queen pageant, main stage concerts, free activities for kids, an air show, running races and a marketplace featuring local cherry farmers.