Full Concert Lineup For The Arizona State Fair

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October 3, 2018

It’s almost time for the opening day of the Arizona State Fair and there’s a whole lot more to enjoy at the Fair than just fried foods and thrill rides.

During the month-long event, numerous major performances also take the stage at the annual event. For many, the concerts are the biggest attraction the fair has to offer.

The Arizona State Fair will run Oct. 5-28.

Officials with the Arizona State Fair have unveiled the numerous music acts that will make up this year’s concert series.

On Monday, August 6, the fair's organizers announced that famed thrash metal band Anthrax and Latin pop singer Paulina Rubio join the list of performers.

According to videos posted to the Arizona State Fair's official YouTube channel, Anthrax is scheduled to perform on Thursday, October 18, while Rubio will perform Friday, October 19.

The remainder of the performances include Americana/folk rock group Nate Rateliff and the Night Sweats, Christian rock band Casting Crowns, country crooner Gary Allen, The annual Fiesta Friday concert will also take place during this year's fair and star hip-hop artists like MC Magic, Baby Bash, and Lil Rob.

Located on the state fairgrounds, Veterans Memorial Coliseum will be the venue for all of the concerts. Entry to all of the concerts will be included in the price of fair admission, with seating being first-come, first-served. Those interested in sitting closer to the stage, however, reserved seating can be purchased for $40 to $60 through the state fair's website.

Dates and times for every concert to take place during this year’s fair can be found below, along with the on-sale dates where applicable: 

Gary Allan
Friday, October 5
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

The Flaming Lips
Saturday, October 6
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

38 Special
Wednesday, October 10
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

The Wallflowers
Thursday, October 11
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Fiesta Friday
Friday, October 12
7 p.m.
With MC Magic, Baby Bash, Lil Rob, and Brown
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Pitbull
Wednesday, October 17
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Anthrax
Thursday, October 18
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Paulina Rubio
Friday, October 19
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Big & Rich
Saturday, October 20
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Casting Crowns
Wednesday, October 24
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Nate Rateliff and the Night Sweats
Thursday, October 25
7 p.m.
$40-$60 for reserved seating

 

Arizona State Fair organizers are planning on announcing additional music acts for the concert series in the upcoming weeks. For more information visit: https://azstatefair.com

 

 

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