Hawaii or bust: Eric Church, Jon Pardi and Maren Morris are bound for the islands this winter

ABC/Brett OronzioEric Church had such a great time at the 2016 BMI Maui Songwriters Festival, he’s headed back again.

“Last year’s event was one of the most unique performances I’ve ever had in one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever been,” he says. “I can’t wait to go back!”

This year, Jon PardiMaren MorrisRandy Houser and newcomer Ashley McBryde are just some of the Nashville songwriters who’ll head to Hawaii to join the Chief.

The third annual festival takes place November 29-December 2, with tickets going on sale October 6 at MauiSongwritersFestival.com.

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