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Detroit gets a little bit country for Downtown Hoedown

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Thousands of country music fans are flocking to the D this weekend for the annual Downtown Hoedown. The city is filled with cowboy hat-wearing spectators for the 31st annual event on the grounds of Comerica Park.

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Fans paid up to $30 for three days of more than 40 musical acts. The threat of rain didn't keep people away Saturday. Performers included Emerson Drive, Jake Owen, Craig Morgan, Blackberry Smoke and Rachel Farley. Sunday, Joe Nichols, Phil Vassar, Casey James, Aaron Lewis, John Pardi and Gunnar & The Grizzly Boys are set to take the stage.

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