Blake Shelton is following in Garth Brooks’ footsteps with his own drive-in concert

Country superstar Blake Shelton announced on Wednesday he has a drive-in concert debuting July 25 at over 300 locations across the country.

The concert, presented by Encore Live, will be pre-taped and feature Shelton’s longtime girlfriend, Gwen Stefani and fellow country star, Trace Adkins.

“This is such a great way to enjoy music with your family and friends and stay safe,” Shelton said in a news release.

“I’m excited we’re obtaining the chance to execute a concert for fans and we’re going to return back and play old hits like ‘Austin,’ newer songs like ‘God’s Country’ and we might even introduce something brand new!

“So fill up those popcorn tubs and get ready for some country music!”

Drive-in concerts have already been popping up in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. Keith Urban and DJ D-Nice are among a few of the musicians to possess performed at these events in front of a live audience in their cars.
Tickets continue sale July 14 via Ticketmaster and according to the release, “each ticket for the Encore Drive-In Nights will admit one passenger car, truck or SUV. That means up to six family members or friends.”