Sturgis Buffalo Chip 2016 Freedom Celebration to Feature Miranda Lambert

STURGIS, SD – December 15, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – To top off the Sturgis Buffalo Chip®’s annual Freedom Celebration, reigning queen of country music Miranda Lambert is set to deliver a night of all-American anthems on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016. This day of patriotic events and tributes held during the Buffalo Chip’s 35th anniversary party will honor America’s military veterans and showcase those who have made great personal sacrifices in the line of duty to protect our freedom and country. The Buffalo Chip’s Miranda Lambert announcement comes as part of an exciting interactive multimedia presentation that you can experience here:

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Lambert is arguably the most successful female singer-songwriter in country music today, as six-time American Country Music Female Vocalist of the Year and the most awarded solo female in ACM history with 23 honors. Her most recent album, “Platinum,” also received the Grammy for “Best Country Album.” Lambert’s long list of memorable country rock hits captures American life through witty and fearless lyrics. From “Gunpowder & Lead,” “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” and “Hell on Heels” to her newest bad-girl duet with Carrie Underwood, “Somethin’ Bad,” Lambert has risen to become one of the most popular country musicians today. She also graces the January 2016 cover of Cosmopolitan Magazine.

“Choosing the musicians best able to present an incredible show while reflecting pride in our nation for our Freedom Celebration is something we take very seriously,” stated Buffalo Chip President Rod Woodruff. “Miranda Lambert is extraordinarily talented, and she’s created a gigantic wave of popularity right now. We’re looking forward to a performance that undoubtedly will be a grand finale for a night of spectacular celebration.”

The Buffalo Chip is preparing to celebrate its 35th anniversary by dazzling fans with nine nights of top-name entertainers, having already announced a Kid Rock performance to take place on Sunday, Aug 7. The Chip’s annual motorcycle and music festival, absolutely the “Best Party Anywhere™,” kickstarts on Friday, July 29 and runs through Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016.

About The Sturgis Buffalo Chip

The Sturgis Buffalo Chip is the Largest Music Festival in Motorcycling™. Established in 1981, the venue’s nine-day festival, known as The Best Party Anywhere™, remains one of the world’s most televised and longest running independent music festivals. Buffalo Chip guests have the freedom to party and play while experiencing world-class concerts, outrageous events, moving freedom celebrations, thrilling PowerSports and more. Located three miles east of Sturgis, SD on 600 creek-fed acres, it offers cabins, RVs, camping, a swimming hole, bars, mouth-watering food, showers, paved roads, and more to visitors traveling from all corners of the world. The Chip’s concerts are free with camping. More details are available at