News

Miranda Lambert surprises Florida fans with free show

Miranda Lambert surprises Florida fans with free show

TAKING A PITSTOP:Miranda Lambert decided to surprise Florida fans. Photo: Associated Press

Country star Miranda Lambert made an unexpected stop in Fort Walton Beach, Florida and surprised fans with a free gig at a local nightclub.

The “Over You” hitmaker was on her way to perform at the Florida Country Superfest in Jacksonville on Sunday, but decided to prepare for her set with a warm-up show at Block, a popular Fort Walton Beach venue on Saturday night.

Speculation began early in the day when nearby residents noticed Lambert’s tour bus parked outside the club, but it wasn’t confirmed until 2 p.m. when the singer posted a photo on her Instagram.com account of her Airstream trailer, inviting fans to come out to the free concert.

Lambert belted out some of her hits including “Gunpowder & Lead” and “Fastest Girl in Town,” as well as tracks from her new chart-topping album, “Platinum.”

Blake Shelton’s wife kicks off her Platinum Tour on July 10 in Fort Loramie, Ohio.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

TV Land ditches the ‘Dukes’

Fresh
dukes

Re-runs of the '80s sitcom "Dukes of Hazzard" are off the air amid controversy over portrayals of the Confederate flag, which is notably featured on the show's "General Lee" vehicle.

in Music

Florida Georgia Line star marries

Fresh
hubbard

The country star tied the knot with fiancée Hayley Stommel on the two-year anniversary of their first kiss.

in Entertainment

Exhibit takes fans inside ‘Hunger Games’

Fresh
hungergames

With hundreds of costumes, props, photos, and interactive displays, "The Hunger Games: The Exhibition" brings fans into the dystopian, post-apocalyptic nation of Panem.

in Entertainment

Stephen Colbert took over a Michigan public access channel

Fresh
25-overlay1

The new "Late Show" host took over the latest episode of "Only in Monroe," which airs in the community of about 21,000 people.

in Lifestyle

5 ways to save money on your summer road trip

Fresh
roadtrip

While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.