Nelson in Louisiana for 70th Birthday

Willie Nelson is celebrating his 70th birthday on Wednesday (April 30) as part of a three-night stand at a casino in Bossier City, La. He’ll spend Saturday (May 3) at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tenn., and Sunday (May 4) at another casino in Biloxi, Miss. Nelson then returns to Texas for shows at Stubb’s Bar-B-Q in Austin on May 7-9. Nelson’s 2003 tour schedule includes more than 200 shows. 04/30/03