The Academy of Country Music-nominated the country duo and RCA Records recording artists will headline the fair’s country music concert on Tuesday, July 9. They’ll take the stage at 8 p.m. after James.
Love and Theft are known for their hits like “Angel Eyes,” “She’s Amazing,” “Amen” and “Thinking of You (and Me).”
“Angel Eyes” earned the duo their first CMT Music Awards nomination for Duo Video of the Year and will be among the many songs performed in the Kosciusko County Community Fairground grandstand in July.
Opening for Love and Theft will be Casey James, who had a self-titled album released in March 2012 where it landed solidly at No. 2 on the Billboard Country Albums chart. James, the American Idol season 9 third-place finalist, co-wrote nine of the 11 tracks on his album.
James, who is known for “Crying on a Suitcase,” “Undone” and “Let’s Don’t Call it a Night,” is currently touring with Taylor Swift on her “The Red Tour.”
Tickets for Love & Theft are $10 for general admission to the grandstand and $20 for reserved track seating.
Also appearing at this year’s fair will be country gospel singer Susie McEntire who will be the main act for the fair’s opening ceremonies on Monday, July 8. General admission for the fair grandstand is by donation and reserved track seating is $15.
Pop Evil, with special guest Coda, will also be appearing at 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, for the fair’s rock concert. Tickets for Pop Evil are $10 general admission and $20 for reserved track seating.
Tickets for Love & Theft and Susie McEntire are available through the Kosciusko County Community Fair box office at 574-269-1823 or via email [email protected] beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, or at the fair office starting at 8 a.m.