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Despite a little bit of rain and the need for a last-minute lineup change, the 26th annual WE Fest country music festival was judged to be an unqualified success by event organizers.


Chyrll Sparks, vice president and national promotions director for Festivals And Concert Events (FACE), Inc., said attendance averaged about 48,000 for each of the three days of the festival.

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