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John Lamb, Published February 15 2012

Blake Shelton, Kid Rock, Zac Brown, others headline ND State Fair

MINOT, N.D. ¬– After last summer’s State Fair in Minot, N.D., was canceled due to flooding, the fair's concert lineup for this summer is bigger and better.

Kid Rock, Zac Brown Band, Blake Shelton, Foreigner, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Luke Bryan and Chris Young will play the fair, which runs from July 20 – 28.

The full lineup is:

July 20: Kid Rock

July 21: Zac Brown Band

July 22: Luke Bryan

July 25: Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

July 26: Chris Young

July 27: Blake Shelton

July 28: Foreigner

Kid Rock and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band were set to headline last year’s fair. Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum, Tracy Lawrence and Charlie Daniels Band were also booked last year.

All concerts are scheduled to start at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale at 8 a.m., March 7. Kid Rock tickets are $55 and $65. Foreigner tickets are $25, or $15 with purchase of a Kid Rock ticket. The Grandstand Showpass is $85 for reserved seating or $75 for standing room and includes entry to all of the other concerts plus endurance races on July 23 and modified stock car races on the 24th.

Other non-midway attractions include NPRA Championship Bull Riding on July 23 and July 24. Tickets are $14 for adults, $6 for ages 7-12 and ages 6 and under will be free.

All tickets can be purchased online at www.ndstatefair.com, by phone at (701) 852-3247.