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Pictures from Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic

Tuesday, July 5th, 2022

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Willie Nelson performs during the Fourth of July Picnic at Q2 Stadium on July 4th, 2022, in Austin, Texas.

Willie Nelson performs during the Fourth of July Picnic at Q2 Stadium on July 4th, 2022, in Austin, Texas.

Willie Nelson performs during the Fourth of July Picnic at Q2 Stadium on July 4th, 2022, in Austin, Texas.

Willie Nelson & Family, with Beto O’Rourke (4th of July Picnic 2022)

Tuesday, July 5th, 2022

Beto O’Rourke, candidate for Governor of Texas, and his son joined Willie Nelson & Family on stage at his picnic last night, for “On The Road Again”

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, at the first Farm Aid (July 4, 1985)

Monday, July 4th, 2022

“Happy 4th from Willies 4th of July picnic!” – Ray Benson

Monday, July 4th, 2022

Monday, July 4th, 2022

Willie Nelson and Bee Spears, Fourth of July, 2009 (South Bend, Indiana)

Monday, July 4th, 2022


Sunday, July 4th, 2021

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We still miss seeing Bee standing on stage beside Willie.

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My friend Darrin Commerford took these photos on the 4th of July, in South Bend, Indiana, in 2009.

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Willie’s First Picnic

Monday, July 4th, 2022

Listen to Willie’s 4th of July Picnic on Sirius/XM Radio

Saturday, July 2nd, 2022

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic will be broadcast LIVE from Q2 Stadium in Austin, Texas from 1pm-midnight ET on SiriusXM Channel 59 and the SXM app.

Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard on the Fourth of July (2015)

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021
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photos: Janis Tillerson

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Farm Aid II (July 4, 1986)

Sunday, July 4th, 2021

Farm Aid II benefit concert was held on this date in 1986 at Manor Downs Racetrack in Texas. The lineup featured a loaded roster incl. Alabama, The Beach Boys, Bob Dylan, The Grateful Dead, Bon Jovi, Tom Petty and Willie Nelson.

arm Aid II All Star Lineup (1986)

The music at Farm Aid II will run from dawn until well past dusk.  What follows is a tenative lineup of performers and emcees, in order of appearance.

From 7 until 10 a.m.

Cherokee Rose (with Willie Nelson), Jerry Max Lane, Jubal Clark, Danny Cooksey, Lee Clayton, Boxcar Willie.  Johnny Bush, Gary P. Nunn, Rusty Wier, the Geezinsalw Brothers, Bill and Bonnie Hearne, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Steven Fromholz, Willie Nelson, Julio Iglesias, Willie and Waylon Jennings, Alex Harvey, Willie and David Lynn Jones, the Beach Boys, Johnny Paycheck, J.D. Souther with the Nelsons, B.W. Stevenson, David Allen Coe, Dusty Rhodes, War, Roy Head, Minnie Mouse and the Disney characters.

From 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Judy Collins, Patty Lovelace, Vern Gosdin, Charlie Haid, Little Joe y La Familia, Exile, the Blasters, Judy Rodman, Don Johnson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Rob Lowe, David Lindley and El Rayo-X, Sawyer Brown, the Rock and Roll All-Stars (Willie Nelson, John Bon Jovi, Vince Neil, Dickey Betts, Joe Walsh).

From 1 until 4 p.m.

George Jones, Gary Morris, Robert Guillaume, Nils Lofgren, Billy Joe Shaver, Playboy Girls of Rock n Roll, David Soul, Dave Mason, Dwight Yoakum, John Anderson, Bobbie Raitt, Roger McGuinn, Taj Mahal.

From 4 until 7 p.m.

William Lee Golden, the Fabulous Thunderbirds, John Prine, Roger Miller, the Nelsons, X, John Schneider, Asleep at the Wheel, Doug Kershaw, the Unforgiven, Joe Ely

From 7 until 10 p.m.

The Bellamy Brothers, Alabama, Green on Red, Christopher Hewitt, Los Lobos, Jack Wagner, John Couger Mellancamp with Maria McKee, Arlo Guthrie, Kris Kristofferson, Jason and the Scorchers.

From 10 p.m. until 1 a.m.

Rick James, Neil Young, Rita Coolidge, Steppenwolf, John Conlee, Delbert McClinton, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Kip Addotta, Leslie Phillips, Felix Cavaliere, Willie Nelson and Family, All Star Finale.

Fans wait for Willie Nelson in Austin (Picnic 2019)

Sunday, July 4th, 2021

Willie Nelson, Billy Bob’s Texas (July 4, 2012)

Sunday, July 4th, 2021
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photo: Janis Tillerson

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Willie Nelson and Bee Spears, Fourth of July, 2009 (South Bend, Indiana)

Sunday, July 4th, 2021
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We still miss seeing Bee standing on stage beside Willie.

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My friend Darrin Commerford took these photos on the 4th of July, in South Bend, Indiana, in 2009.

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Willie’s Picnic

Sunday, July 4th, 2021

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic 1978

Sunday, July 4th, 2021