Big State Festival Begins in Texas

Tim McGraw and Willie Nelson are among the country, alt-country and rock artists appearing at the Big State Festival taking place Saturday and Sunday (Oct. 13-14) at the Texas World Speedway in Bryan-College Station. Dierks Bentley, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Miranda Lambert and Lyle Lovett are on Saturday’s concert bill. McGraw and Nelson perform Sunday on a bill that includes Trace Adkins, Gary Allan and Jack Ingram. Others scheduled to perform include Robert Earl Keen, the Wreckers, the Flatlanders, Kevin Fowler, Chris Cagle, Craig Morgan, Reckless Kelly, Eric Church, Billy Joe Shaver, Charlie Louvin, Luke Bryan and Sunny Sweeney.