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12 Best Things We Saw at Las Vegas’ Route 91 Harvest Fest

Music City takes over Sin City for the first-ever country festival on the strip

Jason Aldean and Clare Bowen at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Fest in Las Vegas, Nevada

Jason Aldean and Clare Bowen at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Fest in Las Vegas on October 4th and 5th, 2014.

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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.

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