State Fair Main Stage

Great news! Four previously-announced State Fair Main Stage shows will be back in 2021! Stay tuned for additional announcements for the remaining seven headliners.

The State Fair Main Stage features a diverse lineup of live entertainment, including nationally-touring headliners each night of the Fair. The lineup offers everything from country to hip-hop, contemporary Christian to classic rock and more!

Each Main Stage ticket also includes admission to the State Fair for the day of the show.

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State Fair Main Stage

2021 State Fair Main Stage Line-Up

Skillet with Colton Dixon & Ledger

THURSDAY, AUGUST 5, 2021 at 7:30 PM - Grammy-nominated Christian rock band Skillet will shake the State Fair Main Stage on opening night of the Fair. The band formed in 1996 and garnered a massive following behind soaring metal anthems and a relentless touring schedule. All seating for this show is reserved, and tickets will be $29 and $39.

Chris Young with Sara Evans

FRIDAY, AUGUST 6, 2021 at 7:30 PM - Multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young will headline the Main Stage. Young has accumulated an impressive list of accomplishments, including membership in the iconic Grand Ole Opry, two billion on-demand streams and 11 career No. 1 singles. All seating for this show is reserved, and tickets will be $49 and $54.

Brothers Osborne with Special Guest

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2021 at 7:30 PM - Country music duo Brothers Osborne will make their Main Stage debut in 2021, The singer/songwriter siblings have collected four CMA and five ACM trophies, including their Grammy-nominated Platinum single “It Ain’t My Fault.” All track level tickets will be general admission, with reserved seating beginning in the lower grandstand. Tickets will be $42, $47 and $52.

Boyz II Men with Ginuwine

FRIDAY, AUGUST 13, 2021 at 7:30 PM - Iconic R&B group Boyz II Men will bring their decades of hits to the Main Stage on Friday, August 13, 2021. The trio holds the distinction of being the best-selling R&B group of all time, with an astounding 64 million albums sold. All seating for this show is reserved, and tickets will be $39, $44 and $49.

The Beach Boys

SATURDAY, AUGUST 14, 2021 at 7:30 PM - California surf rock legends The Beach Boys will return to the Main Stage. Since their formation in the early 1960s, the Beach Boys have had 36 songs chart in the US Top 40 (the most by a US rock band) and have sold more than 100 million records worldwide. All seating for this show is reserved, and tickets will be $30, $35 and $40.


Do you have questions about the rescheduled concerts or can’t make the new show dates? Check out our Rescheduled Main Stage Show FAQs.