JACKSON COUNTY, Ore.– A ticket to the Jackson County fair this summer will be cheaper, and there is plenty of shows and events to make it all worth while.
This year adult-priced tickets are $10. Children and seniors over the age of 74 are free. The Jackson County Fair is held at The Expo in Central Point from July 15 – 20, 2014.
Some of the biggest traditional attractions include the Jackson County Fair Junior Livestock Auction that showcases local 4-H and FFA livestock exhibitors and their market animal projects, as well as photography, crafts and local produce.
This year’s concert line up may be something people can also get excited about.
Headliners at the Summer Music Festival are:
· Multi-Platinum Curb Records recording artist and 5-time GRAMMY award winner, Wynonna presented by Friends of the Fair Foundation.
· Rock Legends “The Guess Who” presented by Seven Feathers Resort and Casino.
· U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart topper, including eight No. 1 singles, Mark Chesnutt presented by Friends of the Fair Foundation.
The Summer Music Festival includes:
· Tuesday, July 15 the Showcase Stage hosts Ponderosa Breeze, Robbie De Costa Band, Bishop Mayfield Funk and Soul Revue, and Scott Perry. The Friends of the Fair Foundation present Multi-Platinum Curb Records recording artist and 5-time GRAMMY award winner, Wynonna on the Lithia Motors Stage.
· The New Country Stage will welcome Off the Wall and Jim Lesher and the Western Express.
· Wednesday July 16, the Summer Music Festival presents Brian Risling and Airtight Alibi, Rhythm Kings, The Rogue Suspects and Colonel Mustard on the Showcase stage.
· Thursday, July 17, Mark Chesnutt, presented by Friends of the Fair Foundation, headlines another great day of music and the Showcase Stage will have Blades of Grass, Brian Swan Band, Ben Rice and the Illamatics, and Sacred Road.
· The New Country Stage will welcome Jef Fretwell and The Detractors and Snake Bite.
· Friday, July 18 brings local legends Jason Johnston and Michael Boren in Brothers in Country, up and coming Lace and Lead, Nephilm, and Jeff Stanley on the showcase stage.
· The New Country Stage will Old Stage Road and the Roadsters will perform
· Saturday, July 19 Seven Feather Resort and Casino presents Rock Legends “The Guess Who” on the Lithia Motors Stage. The Rogue Valley’s own Jeff Kloetzelm, Danielle Kelly and Sweet Talk, Gretchen Owens, Mercy, and Oregon’s own County Star Amy Clawson return to the Showcase stage.
· Sunday, July 19, Beau and Donna, Allison and Victor and the Seaons round out the Showcase stage for the Fair.
Get your discounted Fair admission tickets on-line or at Sherm’s Food-4-Less. All tickets will go on-sale the week of June 2.