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Country music star Brooke Eden headlines 2017 SLV Potato Fest

National country music artist Brooke Eden headlines this year’s San Luis Valley Potato Festival on Saturday, Sept. 9, at Ski Hi Park Arena in Monte Vista, CO.BrookeEden

This is the first year the festival’s concert has been held at the arena, according to organizers. Colorado Potato Administrative Committee Marketing Administrative Assistant Savannah Schlaufman said the venue is home to Colorado’s oldest professional rodeo, the Ski Hi Stampede, each year and provides capacity for several thousand fans and is also partially covered in case of inclement weather.

Numerous top-billed musicians have played at the arena, and Schlaufman said bringing Eden, one of country music’s rising stars, to the San Luis Valley Potato Festival continues that tradition.

Her recent release, “Act Like You Don’t,” has brought great reviews and, according to an official release, “immediately sparked rabid response amongst media and fans” even before its official release. The song was co-written by the RED BOW Records act and earned placement on NBC’s "Today" show. It has also garnered more than 14 million Spotify streams.

The Florida native has also been named an Amazon Music Artist to Watch in 2017, Vogue’s 10 Country "It" Girls, one of CMT’s Next Women of Country, a SPOTIFY Spotlight 2016 Artist, PEOPLE’s Seven Country Acts You Should Check Out and one of CMT’s 16 Listen Up Artists for 2016 as well as One to Watch by Country Music Rocks, NASH Country Weekly, MySpace, Nashville Lifestyles, Roughstock, Sounds Like Nashville, Whiskey Riff and more.

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