PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — American country music artist Willie Nelson is headed back on tour and will be stopping in Peoria next year.

Peoria Civic Center Marketing Manager Kelsy Martin said Nelson and his family will perform at the Peoria Civic Center at 7:30 p.m. on April 20, 2022

Tickets go on sale Friday, Dec. 17 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at or at the Toyota Box Office on Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m

Presale tickets go on sale Tuesday, Dec. 14 at 10 p.m.

Throughout his seven-decade career, Nelson has won every possible award as a musician and amassed prestigious credentials as an author, actor, and activist. To this day, he remains a relevant, progressive, and influential cultural figure.