State Fair Grandstand Acts Announced

Something for every musical taste offered in State Fair lineup.

The first of the 2009 Kansas State Fair grandstand acts have been booked and the lineup is shaping up to be a diverse and original group. Featuring acts from a variety of musical genres including country, rock, pop and gospel, there is a little something that everyone can enjoy.

The 2009 Kansas State Fair will run Sept. 11-20. Sprint Grandstand concert tickets go on sale May 9 at 8 a.m. and may be purchased at the Kansas State Fair ticket office, by calling 1-800-362-3247 or at  

Acts booked so far include Tesla for Friday, Sept. 11, Montgomery entry for Sept. 12, Huey Lewis for Sept. 13, Gaither Vocal Band for Sept. 15, Hinder for Sept. 18, Heart for Sept. 19, and Nat and Alex Wolff – The Naked Brothers Band for Sept. 20.

Fans wanting a first chance at the best tickets for Sprint Grandstand concerts have the opportunity to join the Fair Fan Club. Members are qualified to purchase two tickets to any Sprint Grandstand show prior to the general public on-sale. Premier, reserved seating applies, as well as other benefits. Membership dues to the Fair Fan Club are $100 per year. Tickets will go on sale for Fair Fan Club members beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, April 27. For more information on joining the club, visit

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