Three of the biggest country acts in Texas will head to Crude Fest in 2016. In addition to Aaron Watson and Turnpike Troubadours, the Josh Abbott Band will headline the three-day Texas country music and culture celebration.

Nearly 20 artists were announced Thursday morning for the May 12-14, 2016 event at Lone Star Ranch, in Midland, Texas. Tickets are on sale now, beginning at $65 for the full weekend. VIP passes and camping passes are also on sale for $200 and $135, respectively. VIP tickets include unlimited beer and soft drinks, plus one catered meal a day. You’ll also be set up in the VIP viewing area.

Kevin Fowler, Cody Johnson and Jason Boland return to Crude Fest in 2016. Other acts slotted to play are Wade Bowen, Roger Creager, Bart Crow, Whiskey Myers, William Clark Green, Kyle Park, Mark McKinney and Dalton Domino. The Judson Cole Band, Sam Riggs and Rich O’Toole round out the lineup.

Next year is the seventh year of Crude Fest, a country music festival founded by a Midland resident with a passion for Texas country music. Be sure to follow the festival on Twitter and Facebook to stay up to date on future announcements. And be sure to visit the official 2016 Festival Guide for up to date information on country music festivals across North America.

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