It's almost that time, Y'all! Like many of you, I am DANG PROUD to be a Kentuckian. One of my favorite things in the whole world is the Kentucky State Fair celebrating all things agriculture, art, innovation, and just some good ole fun! Where else can you pet some goats, ride fun rides, marvel at the biggest watermelon of the year, and shove delicious food in your face all in one place?

2024 Kentucky State Fair Free Concert Series Line-Up

Of course, a highlight every year is the free concert series featuring live music from top entertainers of all genres and generations. "Like Woodstock with Livestock!" Thanks to sponsor, Texas Roadhouse, this year's line-up is legit! Literally something for everyone it looks like. Here's the schedule of performers. Glad to see some Kentucky folks will be up on stage doing their thing!

Thursday, August 15: Lonestar and Eddie Montgomery (KY artist)

Friday, August 16: The Sugarhill Gang Melle Mel & Scorpio (of Furious Five) with special guest Ying Yang Twins

Saturday, August 17: Stephen Pearcy of Ratt with special guest Quiet Riot

Sunday, August 18: The Oak Ridge Boys with special guests The Country Gold Tour including Leroy Van Dyke, Linda Davis, Jimmy Fortune, Rockland Road (who will perform the National Anthem and God Bless the USA)

Monday, August 19: CAIN with special guest Katy Nichole

Tuesday, August 20: Happy Together Experience with The Turtles, The Cowsills, Badfinger, The Vogues, The Association, Jay and the Americans

Wednesday, August 21: Justin Moore with special guest Alex Miller (KY artist)

Thursday, August 22: Everclear with special guest Marcy Playground

Friday, August 23: 38 Special with special guest Exile (KY artist)

Saturday, August 24: Lauren Alaina with special guests Mackenzie Porter, Kelsey Hart (KY artist *go Central City! woot woot!*)

Sunday, August 25: (7 p.m. show): Tauren Wells with special guest Consumed By Fire

Where else can you see Ying Yang Twins one night and 38 Special? Only at the 120th Kentucky State Fair! Celebrating a milestone year, Kentucky also just so happens to have 120 counties. Pretty cool!

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