DU QUOIN, IL (KFVS) - Organizers with the Du Quoin State Fair have released the finalized 2016 Grandstand Line-up.
Country music singer Sara Evans and Thompson Square will be the first acts to appear on the stage for this year's fair.
"We have put together a line-up that will appeal to a wide audience of music lovers in southern Illinois," said State Fair Manager Kevin Gordon.
Tickets to see Sara Evans with Thompson square go on sale on Wed., July 27 at 9 a.m.
Here's a list of the performers and dates:
- Saturday, Aug. 27: Sara Evans/Thompson Square
- Sunday, Aug. 28: Skillet
- Monday, Aug. 29: Cinderella's Tom Keifer & Sebastian Bach
- Tuesday, Aug. 30: Kellie Pickler/Amelia Eisenhauer
- Wednesday, Aug. 31: Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone
- Thursday, Sept. 1: Aaron Lewis/Pat Green
- Friday, Sept. 2: Jamey Johnson with Adam Wakefield
- Saturday, Sept. 3: USAC Silver Crown Series
- Sunday, Sept. 4: ARCA Racing Series
- Monday, Sept. 5: Sugar Ray/Everclear/Lit/Sponge
You can find more information online or you can call the fairgrounds box office at 618-542-1535.