Willie Nelson Reveals 4th of July Picnic Lineup
Willie Nelson‘s 4th of July Picnic returns with a stacked lineup for 2017. The Austin, Texas, festival will offer performances by Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves, Jamey Johnson and Steve Earle, among others.
Held at Circuit of the Americas in the Lone Star State’s capital city for the third consecutive year, the event will be an all-day affair as part of America’s birthday celebration, hosted by one of country music’s most notable legends.
The 44th edition of the picnic, Nelson will perform as part of Willie Nelson & Family, while additional sets include Margo Price, Asleep at the Wheel, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Johnny Bush, Billy Joe Shaver, David Allan Coe, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Insects vs. Robots, Raelyn Nelson Band and Folk Uke.
The 4th of July Picnic will feature two stages, including the main Austin360 Amphitheater stage, and a second stage located on the Grand Plaza. According to a press release, the Grand Plaza will have picnic tables where fans can eat, drink, celebrate and watch several artists on the lineup perform. Additionally, a shopping area will feature a variety of Texas-based vendors. The day will conclude with a fireworks display.
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