Smokey haze. Summer heat. Enormous crowds. Beer flowing. Music blasting. Watershed Festival - 2021 came back after a year of COVID cancellation and the colossal three-day show did not disappoint.

Concert goers have been pining for live performances after going without during the pandemic. There's nothing like jumping in with both feet and making your first show back the 3-day Watershed Festival with some of country music's biggest stars and most promising up-and-comers.

Watershed Festival 2021 Featured a Killer Lineup over 3 Full Days

On the Main Stage, the sea of humanity strewn across the picturesque and natural seating areas at the Gorge witnessed top-notch performances by Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, Billy Currington, Job Pardi, Randy Houser, Russell Dickerson, Ashley McBryde, Gabby Barrett, Hardy, Lindsey Ell, Morgan Evans, Blanco Brown, and Ned LeDoux,

On the 'Next from Nashville' Stage, country music fans saw the stars of tomorrow like Callista Clark, Payson Smith, Shy Carter, Priscilla Block, Ross Ellis, Jackson Dean, Kylie Morgan, Laine Hardy, Alex Hall, Temecula Road, Brittney Spencer, Alana Springsteen, Tiera, and Reyna Roberts.

Watershed Festival featured Music, Huge Crowds, Smoke, Haze, Heat.

Social media posts from early Friday going all the way through late last night kept those who opted to stay home and stay cool, informed about what was happening at The Gorge. Nobody seemed to mind that it was hot, hazy, and uncharacteristically muggy weather. Judge for yourself by taking a look at the gallery of photos our friend Xander Deccio captured during Watershed 2021.

Check Out Must See Images from WATERSHED 2021

 

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