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In photos: Stagecoach festival day 2 with Jason Aldean, Hunter Hayes and more

Ashley Monroe - Live @ Stagecoach day 2
Ashley Monroe - Live @ Stagecoach day 2Scott Dudelson

The second day of the three day Stagecoach Country Music Festival took place on April 26, 2014 at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, CA. The festival kicked off early with local Orange County country singer Sara Haze, and later in the day also featured a performance from legendary Southern California alt-bluegrass outfit Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Featuring three original members - John McEuen, Jeff Hanna, and Jimmie Fadden - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band drew a large crowd during their second stage headlining set, and performed tracks from their 1972 record "Will the Circle Be Unbroken."

Stagecoach 2014
Stagecoach 2014Scott Dudelson

On the main stage, headliner Jason Aldean performed a nineteen set song that included hits "When She Says Baby," "Big Green Tractor," and a cover of Hank Williams Jr "A Country Boy Can Survive" with Tyler Farr guesting on vocals. Twenty two year old superstar in the making, Hunter Hayes, performed immediately before Aldean and sang his hits "Wanted," and "Somebody's Heartbreak" to the 50,000 plus fans gathered around the main stage.

Other performers on day 2 included: Jennifer Nettles, Tyler Farr, Crystal Gayle, Danielle Bradbery, John Conlee, Dan & Shay, Sara Haze, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Jason Isbell, Corb Lund, Don McLean, Ashley Monroe, the Seldom Scene, Spirit Family Reunion, Trampled by Turtles, Willie Watson, Whiskey Shivers, Holly Williams.

Check out these exclusive pictures from day two of the festival, and be sure to check out these pictures from day one. All concert photography by Scott Dudelson.