Mar 18, 2011 9:45 AM by KRTV
The concert lineup for the Montana State Fair has been announced:
July 30th Charlie Daniels Band with the Great Falls Symphony
August 1st: Eric Church
August 2nd: REO Speedwagon
August 3rd: Josh Kelley
August 4th: Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
August 5th: Rodeo dance with Jason Jones
August 6th: TBD
The theme for the 2011 Montana State Fair is "Something To Squawk About."
Montana ExpoPark officials said that general admission bleacher seating will be free, and they will also offer premium access reserved seating.
The Charlie Daniels Band is best known for chart-toppers "The Devil Went Down to Georgia" and "In America."
Eric Church is a county artist with several hits under his belt, including "Love Your Love the Most" and "Hell on the Heart."
REO Speedwagon, one of the biggest groups of the early 1980s, is best known for such hit songs as "Riding The Storm Out," "Keep On Lovin' You," "Take It On The Run," and "Roll With The Changes."
Josh Kelley, another country artist, scored recently with "Georgia Clay."
Rocker Joan Jett was a member of the Runaways in the 1970s, and scored multi-platinum success with her band the Blackhearts in the 1980s; among her hits are "Bad Reputation" and "I Love Rock And Roll."
We will update you with more information, including the TBD performer, as new details are announced by Fair officials.