Johnny Cash Festival Lineup Announced

The lineup for this summer's Johnny Cash Music Festival has been announced. The third annual event is set for August 17 at Arkansas State University's Convocation Center in Jonesboro.

Vince Gill, Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers, Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers, Joanne Cash Yates and Tommy Cash have been announced.

Proceeds from this year's event will once again help fund the restoration of the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home in Dyess, Arkansas, as well as support a scholarship fund established in the iconic entertainer's name. The restoration of the home is well underway and the museum is projected to open in the spring of 2014.

Tickets for the event go on sale April 1. More information can be found by visiting the festival's official website, www.johnnycashmusicfest.com.

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