Heaven Fest on the move again from Longmont to Loveland
After an enormously successful outing last year, Heaven Fest, which reportedly drew more than 25 thousand fans last year, is on the move again. Last summer, as you might remember, the Christian-centric festival moved from its original location at Northern Hills Christian Church just west of Brighton to its spot last year at Union Reservoir in Longmont.
This year, the annual summer event now entering its fourth year, is slated to take place on Saturday, July 30, at the Ranch, the Larimer County Fairgrounds and events complex in Loveland. Festival favorites Jeremy Camp and Skillet, who headlined the inaugural fest, are due to return, alongside MercyMe, Red, Sanctus Real, As I Lay Dying, Superchick, KJ-52, Andy Hunter and Transform DJs.
"We never imagined that Heaven Fest would grow so quickly," says Heaven Fest founder and executive producer Luke Bodley. "The amount of space The Ranch has, the infrastructure, as well as the size of all the venues on campus make it a perfect place for Heaven Fest to call home as the festival evolves into the largest music and worship gathering in the state."
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