Organizers announced Thursday that Reba McEntire will appear alongside George Strait for the opening night of 2014 Bayou Country Superfest at Tiger Stadium.

Organizers announced last month that Strait would headline the concert series as part of his nationwide farewell tour. Thursday they said the two country legends would both perform Friday night, along with Chris Young.

The slate of performers for the fifth annual country music festival in Baton Rouge also includes Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, and Eric Church.

The concert series was extended the three days for 2014. It's scheduled for Memorial Day 2014, May 23-25.

Tickets go on sale Nov. 5. You can find more information a schedule of performances at the Bayou Country Superfest website.

Story courtesy of WBRZ News 2