Lynyrd Skynyrd is announcing 2012 tour dates that include a last minute a New Years Eve gig in Nashville at Riverfront Park this Saturday night.

They've also announced they'll be coming our way in May: the 18th in Mahnomen at Shooting Star Casino and then the following night at Treasure Island in Red Wing.

  • The group also recently released a live CD/DVD collection called Live From Freedom Hall. The set features some of the final live performances of recently departed Skynyrd members, the late Billy Powell and Ean Evans.
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd tour dates (subject to change):
    December 31 - Nashville, TN - Riverfront Park
    February 11 - Biloxi, MS - Hard Rock Live Biloxi
    February 12 - Tampa, FL - Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
    February 16, 17 - Niagara Falls, ON - Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort
    February 18 - Mashantucket, CT - MGM Grand At Foxwoods
    May 18 - Mahnomen, MN - Shooting Star Casino

    May 19 - Red Wing, MN - Treasure Island Resort & Casino
    May 25 - Indianapolis, IN - Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    May 26 - Little Rock, AR - Riverfest Little Rock at Downtown Little Rock
    July 7 - Varysburg, NY - Buffalo Hill Village
    September 1 - Atlanta, GA - Turner Field