Visitors to the 2021 Indiana State Fair will have their choice of music styles at the Free Stage this year, including the dulcet tones of Indianapolis’ own Babyface, the deep-throated bass of country music star Josh Turner and the 80’s hair metal sound of Vince Neil of Motley Crüe. The fair will run from July 30-August 22.
The free stage entertainment kicks off with Yacht Rock Night with Atlanta Rhythm Section, Firefall & Orleans on Friday, July 30. Saturday’s main attraction is John Waite and Kyle Cook of Matchbox Twenty. The entire 2021 Indiana State Fair Free Stage lineup:
- State Fair Yacht Rock Night with Atlanta Rhythm Section, Firefall & Orleans presented by Yacht Rock Radio – Friday, July 30
- John Waite and Kyle Cook of Matchbox Twenty, presented by IndianaRockHistory.com – Saturday, July 31
- Mary Mary, presented by WTLC FM – Sunday, August 1
- Josh Turner – Wednesday, August 4
- Run Forrest Run, Ultimate 90s Party Band – Thursday, August 5
- Noah Cyrus – Friday, August 6
- Blanco Brown – Saturday, August 7
- Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, presented by WTLC FM – Sunday, August 8
- for KING & COUNTRY – Wednesday, August 11
- TBA – Thursday, August 12
- Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe – Friday, August 13
- Home Free – Saturday, August 14
- Casting Crowns – Sunday, August 15
- Happy Together Tour featuring The Turtles, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, The Association, Classics IV, The Vogues, The Cowsills – Wednesday, August 18
- Barracuda – America’s Heart Tribute – Thursday, August 19
- The Beach Boys – Friday, August 20
- Latino-Fest at the Indiana State Fair, presented by Radio Latina – featuring AK7, Banda Blanca and La sonora Dinamita de Columbia – Saturday, August 21
- Gospel Music Festival with headliner Hezekiah Walker, presented by WTLC AM & FM – Sunday, August 22
State Fair officials say there are no capacity restrictions for the free stage concerts and also no reserve seating. The fair will also be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays this year.
The theme for this year’s fair is Celebrating the Hoosier Spirit. Click here to learn more about the 2021 Indiana State Fair.