The Indiana State Fair announced Thursday a second wave of concerts that are planned for the event’s 17 days of concerts.

The five country concerts are part of the Free Stage Lineup, which will take place each night Aug. 5-21.



Thursday’s concerts announcement includes:

  • Neal McCoy, presented by HANK FM – Saturday, August 6
  • Aaron Tippin, presented by WFMS – Monday, August 8 with special guest Hunter Smith Band
  • Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr., presented by WFMS – Tuesday, August 9
  • Maddie & Tae, presented by HANK FM – Tuesday, August 16
  • Lauren Alaina presented by HANK FM – Wednesday, August 17 with special guest Clare Dunn

Additional Free Stage shows will be announced soon.

The concerts are free with a paid State Fair admission. You can purchase Indiana State Fair tickets here.

Additional 2016 Indiana State Fair Free Stage concerts announced so far include:

  • Happy Together Tour – Wednesday, August 10 starring: The Turtles feat. Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, The Cowsills & Mark Lindsay (former lead singer of Paul Revere & The Raiders) and The Spencer Davis Group
  • 38 Special – Friday, August 12
  • The Bacon Brothers – Saturday, August 13
  • Blues Traveler – Monday, August 15