Bayou Country Superfest set for May 26-27 at LSU's Tiger Stadium

Staff reports
Luke Bryan performs at the Bayou Country music festival.

BATON ROUGE - Organizers announced that the 2012 Bayou Country Superfest will be held Saturday and Sunday, May 26 and 27 at LSU's Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge. 

The two-day country music spectacular has become a Memorial Day Weekend tradition featuring some of the biggest names in country music and drawing over 75,000 fans.

"It's on!" said Quint Davis, producer-director of the Bayou Country Superfest. "We're planning another fun-filled holiday weekend of the best country music, unrivaled LSU Tiger Stadium-style tailgating, and lots of Baton Rouge and Louisiana hospitality."

The performers appearing at the 2012 Superfest will be released in the coming months and patrons are encouraged to visit and become a Facebook fan to receive up-to-the-minute talent and ticket information and other Bayou Country Superfest announcements.

Davis thanked the team that helped assure that Bayou Country Superfest would continue on course to become a long-term annual special event:  State of Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne, Baton Rouge Mayor-President Melvin "Kip" Holden, Paul Arrigo and the Baton Rouge Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, Joel Boé of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council, and Joe Alleva and the LSU Athletic Department.