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NAPLES, FL. (June 22, 2022) – The QBE Shootout is excited to announce that the 3rd edition of Live Fest will take place when the PGA TOUR event returns December 5 - 11, 2022 to Tiburon Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples.

Headlining this year’s premier music experience on Saturday, December 10 will be 15-time ACM Award Winner Brad Paisley. Paisley, who has recorded 25 No. 1 singles, will be joined by special guest .38 Special with No. 1 hits such as Caught Up in You and Hold On Loosely. A 3rd act will be announced later this summer.

Brad Paisley

NAPLES, FL (September 15, 2021) – Live Fest officials are excited to announce that country music trio Runaway June and Southwest Florida’s own Ben Allen Band will perform at Live Fest on Saturday, December 11th at Tiburón Golf Club and The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort.

Runaway June, proclaimed by Billboard as the “Next Hot Trend in Country Music” and the Ben Allen Band, a finalist on last season of NBC’s The Voice, will join Thomas Rhett and Cole Swindell at Naples’ premier music experience.

Runaway June, Ben Allen

NAPLES, FL. (July 7, 2021) – The QBE Shootout is excited to announce the return of Live Fest when the PGA TOUR event returns to Naples December 7 - 12, 2021.

Headlining this year’s premier music experience on Saturday, December 11 will be 2021 ACM Male Artist of the Year Thomas Rhett. Rhett will be joined by special guest Cole Swindell who has racked up an impressive nine No. 1 singles in his career. Two more bands will be announced later this summer.

Thomas Rhett

NAPLES, FL. (September 9, 2019) – Event officials are excited to announce that Country Music Star Jordan Davis will perform at Live Fest™ scheduled for Saturday, December 14th at Tiburón Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples.

Image of Jordan Davis

NAPLES, FL. (July 24, 2019) – Tournament officials are excited to announce the addition of Live Fest™ to the QBE Shootout schedule, when the PGA TOUR event returns to Naples December 11-15, 2019. Headlining this premier music experience on Saturday, December 14th will be Grammy award winning acts Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker with two more bands to be announced later this summer.

Image of Darius Rucker and Lady Antebellum

In The News

Darius Rucker, Lady Antebellum introduced as part of Live Fest™ in Naples in December

Source: Naples Daily News (July 24, 2019)

Two years ago, the QBE Shootout dipped its toe into having a musical act as part of the PGA Tour event at Tiburón Golf Club at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Now, the tournament is seriously ramping that up to whole different level.

Lady Antebellum and Darius Rucker to headline Live Fest™ Concert at 2019 QBE Shootout

Source: PGA TOUR (July 24, 2019)

Tournament officials are excited to announce the addition of Live Fest™ to the QBE Shootout schedule, when the PGA TOUR event returns to Naples December 11-15, 2019.