Modern country singer-songwriter Phil Vassar is known for his captivating piano melodies and heartfelt lyrics. He made his debut writing hit songs for notable country artists and has found continued success on country radio with hits like “Just Another Day in Paradise” and “Last Day of My Life.” Up-and-coming country artist Maggie Rose will open the show Thursday, July 31, on the State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi. Continue reading
Actress and recording artist Zendaya will bring her youthful energy to the Fair on Saturday, Aug. 2. The 17-year-old exploded onto the scene in 2013 after finishing as runner-up on Season 16 of “Dancing with the Stars.” Her self-titled debut album, including the hit-single “Replay.” Disney actor Trevor Jackson will open the show. Continue reading
This year’s show includes The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night, Gary U.S. Bonds, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Gary Lewis & The Playboys on Sunday, August 3. The evening will take fans back to the cool rock of the ‘60s, complete with timeless classics and universal hits. Continue reading
Contemporary Christian rock band MercyMe received mainstream recognition with the release of their crossover hit single, “I Can Only Imagine.” The group celebrates the April release of their eighth studio album, featuring their newest single, “Shake.” Opening the show at the State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi will be Hillsong Young & Free, a new powerful, vibrant sound from the global Hillsong Church in Australia on Monday, August 4. Continue reading
The “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin will sing out her hits on Tuesday, Aug. 5, including chart-topping, genre-spanning singles like “Respect” and “Chain of Fools.” The 17-time Grammy Award-winning artist is widely regarded as one of the most influential voices in the history of American music, and in 2009 was named the No. 1 Vocalist of All Time by Rolling Stone Magazine. Continue reading
Fans of ‘90s rock music are in for a great night of nostalgia as the Summerland Tour 2014 rocks the Main Stage presented by Potawatomi on Thursday, Aug. 7. ALL tickets for the Summerland Tour will be $25 and the concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. Main Stage tickets INCLUDE FAIR ADMISSION when purchased prior to entering the Fair Park. Continue reading
The unique mix of rock, rap, reggae and funk sounds of 311 have developed a reputation as one of the hardest working, most influential and entertaining live bands in the country. March 11, known to fans as “311 Day,” marked the release of their newest album, “Stereolithic.” Check out this show at the State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi on Friday, August 8. Continue reading
Country trio Lady Antebellum will own the night when they headline the State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi on Saturday, Aug. 9 during the 2014 Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular®.
Band members Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood are best known for harmonizing on beautiful, catchy, country-pop songs filled with verve. Since the band’s inception in 2006, their love and commitment to creating memorable music has set them apart from other main-stream country artists and kept them consistently at the top of the charts.
Alabama joins the lineup on the State Fair Main Stage presented by Potawatomi. An Evening with Alabama will begin at 6:00 p.m. and tickets will be $39 and $29. All TRACK TICKETS for this show will be GENERAL ADMISSION, STANDING ROOM ONLY. All Main Stage tickets INCLUDE FAIR ADMISSION when purchased prior to entering the Fair Park. Continue reading