Two Additional Evenings of Entertainment Announced for 2016 Grandstand Concert Series

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ST. PAUL, MINN. (03/03/2016)(readMedia)-- Two additional evenings of entertainment are confirmed for the 2016 Minnesota State Fair Grandstand Concert Series sponsored by Sleep Number. Show details are as follows:

Bonnie Raitt

7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 5

Tickets: $46 and $36 (all reserved seating)

On sale: 10 a.m. Friday, March 25

A special guest will be added to this show at a later date.

Happy Together Tour 2016 featuring The Turtles with Flo & Eddie; Chuck Negron, formerly of Three Dog Night; Gary Puckett & The Union Gap; Mark Lindsay, former lead singer of Paul Revere & The Raiders; The Cowsills; and The Spencer Davis Group

8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29

Tickets: $21 (all reserved seating)

On sale: noon Friday, March 25

Tickets will be available through Etix at or by calling (800) 514-3849. In addition, tickets may be purchased at the State Fairgrounds Ticket Office during a special limited-time opening from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, March 25. For additional State Fair ticket information, call (651) 288-4427.

The following 2016 Grandstand shows have already been announced: Dixie Chicks (Saturday, Aug. 27 and Sunday, Aug. 28, no tickets currently available); Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas – Future Now: The Tour (Wednesday, Aug. 31). Visit to purchase tickets.

Additional Grandstand artists will be announced periodically throughout the coming months. Fair fans and music enthusiasts are encouraged to sign up for the State Fair's e-news at to receive concert announcements before tickets go on sale.

About the Minnesota State Fair:

The Minnesota State Fair is one of the largest and best-attended expositions in the world, attracting nearly 1.8 million visitors annually. Showcasing Minnesota's finest agriculture, art and industry, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is always 12 Days of Fun Ending Labor Day. Visit for more information. The 2016 Minnesota State Fair runs Aug. 25 - Labor Day, Sept. 5.