Country music legend Merle Haggard has been added to the Cheyenne Frontier Days lineup.  It's a lineup that already includes Reba, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Zac Brown Band, and Hank Jr.  Tickets for Merle go on sale this morning at 9.

Merle is currently recovering from pneumonia. He had to cancel 7 remaining January tour dates. The good news is he should be fully recovered by the time Frontier Days rolls around.

Here are the details for the show:

Merle Haggard
With special guest Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band
Sunday, July 22nd
Cheyenne Frontier Days

The CFD Ticket Office will start sales today (Friday, January 20) at 9:00 a.m.

If you purchase a Party Zone ticket for Brad Paisley, REBA, Hank Williams Jr. or Blake Shelton, you will get a FREE ticket to see the Merle Haggard!

For each ticket purchased in the Party Zone for Brad Paisley, REBA, Hank Williams Jr. or Blake Shelton, customer will receive one free ticket to the Merle Haggard concert, and will receive best ticket location at time of request.

Tickets and packages will be available at, by calling 800.22.RODEO or 307.778.7222, or at TicketsWest by calling 866.464.2626.

Here is a reminder of why we love Merle so much. It's his song "Colorado":