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      Stage set in Columbia for 'No Shoes Nation' Tour

      The stage is set in Columbia for the 'No Shoes Nation' Tour featuring Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown Band.

      COLUMBIA (WACH) - The stage is set in Columbia for the 'No Shoes Nation' Tour featuring Kenny Chesney and Zac Brown Band.

      Concert organizers gave local media a brief preview Friday.

      The concert will kick off Saturday at 5 p.m. with opening acts Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves.

      Parking gates open at 10 a.m. and gates to the stadium open at 4 p.m. The show is expected to last approximately 6 hours.

      Fun facts about the tour:

      - There are 24 tour buses- Caterers serve over 1500 meals out of the traveling kitchen for each stadium show- 188 team members travel to assemble and produce the show- Stage and video screens measure 216 inches wide- 54 trucks of equipment- The tour hires more than 200 local people to work with the touring team