This year the Kentucky State Fair will be offering 10 FREE concerts. There will be a free concert every night from August 15-24. Spend the day riding rides, eating fried Derby Pie and Krispy Kreme Doughnut burgers then head over to the Cardinal Stadium at 6:30 p.m. for a FREE concert begining at 8. The 2013 FREE concerts include:
Aug 15 - Vertical Horizon and Blind Melon Aug 16 - En Vogue and Unlimited Aug 17 - Chevelle Aug 18 - Oak Ridge Boys and Jimmy Fortune Aug 19 - Casting Crowns Aug 20 - Clay Walker and Parmalee Aug 21 - Jerrod Niemann, Thomas Rhett, and Kelsey K Aug 22 - Happy Together Tour with The Turtles, The Grass Roots, Chuck Negron, Gary Lewis, Gary Puckett and Mark Lindsay Aug 23 - Montgomery Gentry Aug 24 - Theory of a Deadman and Black Stone Cherry
Jeff Dunham is a ventriloquist and standup comedian who has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, the Tonight Show, Sonny with a Chance and the Jeff Dunham Show. Dunham wasvoted Top Comic in Comedy Central‟s “Stand-Up Showdown,” and isknown for characters such as Achmed the Dead Terrorist, Jose Jalapeño and Walter the grumpy old man. Tickets are on sale NOW for hisDisorderly Conduct Tour coming to the Kentucky State Fair!
Up and coming pop sensations, Carly Rae Jepsen and The Wanted, will co-headline the second night of the Kentucky State Fair. Come hear the song “Call Me Maybe” thatreached the #1 spot in more than 37 countries and had over 400 million YouTube views! The Wantedwon a People‟s Choice Award for Favorite Breakout Artist in 2012 and is best known for theirsummer song smash hit “Glad You Came.” Tickets are on sale NOW for just $45!
Country singer-songwriter Toby Keith will preform at the Kentucky State Fair August 17th. He has charted more than 40 songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart including “Beer for My Horses,” “As Good as I Once Was,” and most recently ”Red Solo Cup.” Special Guest Kip Moore known for his #1 Billboard Hot Country Song, “Somthin’ ‘Bout a Truck,” will be a special guest. Tickets are on sale NOW!
Country music great Alan Jackson will be performing at the Kentucky State Fair August 15th. Jackson has had 35 number-one hits and sold more than 60 million records worldwide. Gary Allan, most recently known for his hit, “Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain)”, will be performing with Jackson. Tickets are $49 and $39 and are on sale now!