Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013 | 1:56 p.m.
Country legend Willie Nelson, fresh off headlining with “An Evening With Willie Nelson and Family” in Reynolds Halls at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday night, has been announced as the final headliner in the Golden Nugget’s 2013 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo concert lineup in December.
Nelson, who will perform Dec. 10-11, joins previously announced acts Gretchen Wilson (Dec. 6-7), Dwight Yoakam (Dec. 8-9) and Merle Haggard (Dec. 12-13). The concerts are at the Grand Events Center and begin at 10 p.m.
Tickets for Nelson’s concert go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday and are available by calling (866) 946-5336 and at the Golden Nugget’s website.
Thanks to Tom Donoghue for his photo gallery of Nelson at Smith Center.
Don Chareunsy is senior editor for arts and entertainment of the Las Vegas Sun.
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