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A ticket presale will begin on June 19 for backrest holders followed by Friends of the Fair tickets sales on June 22. General public ticket sales will begin June 26.
The ticket office will be closed July 3rd and 4th for the holiday.
Grandstand Seating Chart
Tickets can be purchased by calling (866) 605-3247, at the ticket office or online.
* Packages include tickets to two nights of bull riding and three concerts unless otherwise noted
Grandstand Reserved Seating: $140
Standing Room: $130
* VIP includes premium VIP seating to two nights of bull riding and three concerts, nightly access to VIP Lounge where food and beverages are served, gate admission, VIP parking and a chance to meet the entertainers!
* Can purchase individual packages or a table consisting of (8)-(11) packages
Individual ticket prices are listed under each individual show.
2017 Grandstand Line-Up
Red Wilk Construction CBR Bull Bash
CBR has kicked off the SD State Fair Grandstand line-up since 2005. Led by bull riding icon, Tuff Hedeman, the CBR is a nationwide, professional bull riding organization. The CBR was created in Carthage, Texas in 2002. Since then, the CBR has grown in popularity, both in riders and in viewers.
$12/youth (up to 15 years of age)
Connect with Red Wilk Construction CBR Bull Bash:
Wednesday, Aug 308:00 pm
Thursday, Aug 318:00 pm
Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy and Easton Corbin
Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy
Legend Seeds welcomes Big & Rich, along with Cowboy Troy, are known for their high-energy shows, thrilling crowds across the country. They are America's technicolor cowboys, brothers-in-arms in service to the creed that great music has no boundaries. Individually, John and Big Kenny are first-rate musicians, songwriters, producers, and entertainers. Together, they are one of the most truly original musical forces ever unleashed on a welcoming world. They are sure to put on a unique and energetic show with their one-of-a-kind vocal blend and musical styles drawing fans from all genres and ages.
- Save a Horse, Ride a Cowboy
- 8th of November
- Run Away with You
- Lovin' Lately
- Comin' to Your City
Connect with Big & Rich:
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With two No. 1 singles, multiple awards and nominations, plus performances on some of the biggest stages in the world, Easton Corbin has made a lasting impression on the country music landscape. He is lauded for his traditional country sound, authentic lyrics and mastery of understatement.
- Are You With Me
- Baby Be My Love Song
- Lovin' You Is Fun
- All Over The Road
- A Little More Country Than That
Connect with Easton Corbin:
Easton Corbin at 7pm
Big & Rich at approx. 8pm
Friday, Sep 17:00 pm
Lynyrd Skynyrd w/ Alex Williams
Known for their fiery slice of Southern style guitar rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd has been playing some of rock & roll’s biggest hits for over 40 years. With a catalog of over 60 albums, sales beyond 30 million worldwide and their beloved classic American rock anthem “Sweet Home Alabama” having over two million downloaded ringtones, Rock & Roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd remains a cultural icon that appeals to all generations.
- Sweet Home Alabama
- Simple Man
- Gimme Three Steps
- What’s Your Name
- Saturday Night Special
- Tuesday’s Gone
Connect with Lynyrd Skynyrd:
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Alex Williams is a self-described "long-haired writer and singer of songs." He jokingly quips that he blames his father for exposing him to 80's hair metal as a kid and credits his grandad for setting him straight with Willie, Waylon, and Billy Joe Shaver.
Originally from Pendleton, Indiana on the outskirts of Indianapolis, Williams has been paying his dues as a songwriter in Nashville and in the biker bars and beer joints in parts unknown for the past eight years. He's currently working on his debut album with Grammy-winning producer Julian Raymond.
Connect with Alex Williams:
Alex Williams at 7pm
Lynyrd Skynyrd at approx. 8pm
Saturday, Sep 27:00 pm
Justin Moore with Ned LeDoux
Justin Moore has been taking the country music scene by storm since the release of his self-titled debut album in 2009. He spent three years putting together his fourth and most recent album "Kinda Don’t Care." The project is chock-full of new music and landed him his third consecutive number one album debut in the summer of 2016.
- Small Town USA
- You Look Like I Need a Drink
- Lettin’ the Night Roll
- Somebody Else Will
- If Heaven Wasn’t So Far Away
Connect with Justin Moore:
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In country music, a last name like LeDoux casts a big, storied and bittersweet shadow, but it's one Ned LeDoux doesn't mind standing in one bit. Having been a drummer in his dad Chris' band Western Underground since 1998, Ned knew from an early age that he had "no plan b" but to play music, "Once I got the taste of the road, and being in front of a crowd and just the sound of it, it was...freedom."
- This Cowboy's Hat
- You Can't Tell Me We Ain't Got It All
- Forever a Cowboy
- Brother Highway
Connect with Ned LeDoux:
Ned LeDoux at 7pm
Justin Moore at approx. 8pm
Sunday, Sep 37:00 pm
“Thunder at the Fair” Outlaw Truck & Tractor Pull presented by Kibble Equipment and Lankota
The Outlaw Truck & Tractor Pulling Association (OTTPA) was formed in 1982. OTTPA is the premier pulling association in the Midwest sanctioning over 70 sessions of pulling in over 50 cities from Texas to South Dakota. The OTTPA has 14 classes and 250 competing vehicles. The Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pulling Association (OTTPA) in 2016 had approximately 310 members from 17 states. We pride ourselves on the cooperation of our pullers with our promoters. OTTPA has become the choice of promoters in the Midwest for its fast and exciting events, which has created a fan base and delivers big crowds at each event. OTTPA is promoted in a variety of ways including ads in OTTPA programs, magazine ads, signage, two big screens showcasing products and commercials for the sponsors, vehicle displays, radio and news print, posters, t-shirts and social media and web presence.
$8 Youth (6-15 years old)
*All tickets are general admission