Willie Nelson will take his 4th of July Picnic to the Stockyards in Fort Worth, Texas, this summer, with Bob Dylan and Los Lonely Boys joining the bill.

Willie Nelson will take his 4th of July Picnic to the Stockyards in Fort Worth, Texas, this summer, with Bob Dylan and Los Lonely Boys joining the bill. More than 20 additional artists will be announced, all invited personally by Nelson.

This will be the 32nd Independence Day bash for Nelson, carrying on the tradition he began in 1973 in Dripping Springs, Texas.

This year's Picnic, which will feature two stages, willl be produced by the Smith Music Group, producers of the "Live at Billy Bob's Texas" CD series. Bud Light is presenting sponsor; other sponsors include Bacardi, Big Dog Motorcycles, Fort Worth Harley, Maui Jim Sunglasses, XM Satellite Radio, Race Trac, Holiday Inn North, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco, Pizza Hut and Texas Roadhouse.

Tickets go on sale April 25 and are $40 in advance, $45 day of the show.

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