12 Best Things We Saw at Las Vegas' Route 91 Harvest Fest
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Jason Aldean and Clare Bowen at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Fest in Las Vegas on October 4th and 5th, 2014. Ethan Miller/Getty

Welcome to Nash-Vegas! The inaugural Route 91 Harvest Festival took over Las Vegas this past weekend, bringing a lineup of country music heavyweights (Miranda! Blake! Jason!), middleweights and up-and-comers to MGM Resort's Village on the south end of the Vegas strip, a former parking lot turned open-air concert venue that catered to 30,000 strong. The three-day festival — the first of its kind in Vegas — saw a lot of cover songs, tanned skin (after all, it is the desert), plaid shirts and more beer sales than you could shake a stick at. Here are a dozen of the best things we saw from the Sin City celebration.