Bob Wills Day is being held in Turkey, Texas from Thursday, April 25th through Saturday, April 27th.
Thursday will kick off the event with the annual Bob Wills Dances and an all-star salute to the legends from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.
On Friday, the dance ticket will get you in for both Jake Hooker and the Outsiders and Friends of the Texas Playboys. Dancing will go down from 5:30 p.m. to midnight.
Saturday brings back Jody Nix and the Texas Cowboys for an evening of dance. South Plains College’s western swing band will start the night off at 5:30 p.m.
Dance tickets for each day cost $20 each.
We spoke with the Mayor of Memphis, Joe Davis on the importance of Bob Wills day and Western Swing.
For additional information, call the Bob Wills Museum in Turkey at (806) 423-1253, or the City of Turkey at (806) 423-1033.