Abilene, TX - November 15, 2022: Country music artist, owner and host of his annual Outlaws & Legends Music Festival, Mark Powell, announced 15 top-tier country music artists to join him and emcee/comedian Clinton Pickens. On March 31st and April 1st of 2023, The Back Porch of Texas will host legendary country music icon Willie Nelson and family, along with Friday’s headliner and current country music sensation, Carly Pearce. Many top Texas Country Music legends including: Kevin Fowler, Roger Creager, Stoney LaRue, Gary P. Nunn, Cody Canada & the Departed, Dale Watson & his Lonestars, Jamie Richards and Micky & the Motorcars will be featured on this high-powered bill. Additionally, the awarded 1980’s and 90’s country/rock band, Exile, will be performing this year along with up-and-comers, William Beckmann, Tanner Usrey, Kin Faux, and Landon Talley.
Additions to the Festival this year will include a new 3-level sound booth, a “Crazy Cantina” inside the festival grounds to provide alcohol and non-alcohol beverages, and multiple different food truck options backstage for VIP patrons.
Join us March 31st and April 1st at the Back Porch of Texas for this landmark country music festival!
Backporch Productions, a production company owned by Mark and Meredith Powell since 2011, has raised more than $2.5 Million for the Ben Richey Boys Ranch and Family Program since 2013. As with previous years, 20% of all ticket sales go directly to this Abilene-based nonprofit.
Tickets are currently available. This includes General Admission Tickets, VIP Tickets, 3-Day RV Passes and 4-Day RV Passes. General Admission Tickets will be increasing from $85 to $100 at 8:00pm(CST) today. Tailgate Party Packages, Music Row Packages and Resesrved 1st Row RV Passes are currently sold out. This year’s festival is expected to sell out for a 3rd straight year with 15,000 patrons per day, 46 Tailgates, and 450 RV spots.
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Contact: Heather Laswell - 719-510-3506
Festival Coordinator, Backporch Productions, LLC