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July 22, 2021
5:30 PM CST
Oktoberfest Grounds
La Crosse, WI


Available for purchase April 2021

The Nashville Cartel

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The Nashville Cartel is made up of three veteran performers: Jared Weeks, Bigg Vinny, and Jared Blake.

Jared Weeks is a certified RIAA gold and platinum selling artist with seven Top 10 Billboard hits across multiple charts. He was the founder and front man of the rock band Saving Abel from 2008 to 2013.

Bigg Vinny is a member of the country music duo Trailer Choir, who were signed by Toby Keith. He was also a contestant on NBC’s The Biggest Loser. In addition to his music career, he is a motivational speaker.

Jared Blake was a contestant on the first season of The Voice, reaching the top 4 on Blake Shelton’s team.

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Trailer Choir

Building off their recent success as Show Dog Universal Recording Artists, with hit songs "Rockin' the Beer Gut," "Rollin' Through the Sunshine," and "Off the Hillbilly Hook," Butter and Big Vinny are back as Trailer Choir with new music, and amped-up live show, and a passion for making people smile with their one-of-a-kind entertainment style.

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Guest Emcee

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The Tattoos & Tailgates Concert Series is proud to announce Chris Kirkpatrick as our concert emcee and special guest performer of the concerts opening act. Chris was the founding member and countertenor of the 8-time Grammy nominated pop group *NSYNC.

In addition to having 7 TOP 10 hits, he has provided voices for numerous kids shows, including the voice of Chip Skylark on The Fairly OddParents.

Thank you to our major sponsors

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Tickets go on sale April 2021

VIP Experience

Limited to 100 tickets. It includes:

  • Swag bag with exclusive concert t-shirt, concert poster, and sponsor items
  • Meet and greets with the artists
  • Exclusive acoustic performance

General Admission
$35 presale
$45 at gate

  • General admission allows access to the concert as well as food truck vendors.


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  • Food trucks and beer sales available.


When and where is the Tattoos & Tailgates Concert?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the show has been rescheduled for July 22nd, 2021. It will starting at 5:30 PM at the Oktoberfest Grounds in La Crosse, WI in 2021.

What items are prohibited?

  • Large bags
  • Backpacks
  • Fireworks
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Coolers
  • Food and drinks
  • Professional recording devices and cameras
  • Glass of any kind
  • Chains
  • Pets
  • Skateboards, scooters, bicycles
  • Unauthorized, unlicensed, or unapproved vendors

Are there any hotel recommendations?

We recommend the Home2Suites of Downtown La Crosse and the Marriott of Downtown La Crosse.