Tim McGraw, Rascall Flatts, demolition derby this weekend as State Fair in Syracuse closes
SYRACUSE – It’s not too late to catch a concert, or the state tractor pulling and demolition derby championships at this year’s New York State Fair at the Syracuse fairgrounds, now through Sept. 6.
The rest of the fair's 2010 grandstand concert series includes Tim McGraw with Montgomery Gentry at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3; and country music star Rascal Flatts with supporting acts Kellie Pickler and Chris Young at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 4.Also performing at the daily free-with-admission Chevy Court shows are progressive hard rock band Coheed and Cambria at 8 p.m. Sept. 3; teen singer and actor Mitchel Musso at 2 p.m. Sept. 4; funk and soul artists Robert Randolph & the Family Band at 8 p.m. Sept. 4; "American Idol" finalist Katharine McPhee at 2 p.m. Sept. 5; rhythm and blues performer Keith Sweat at 8 p.m. Sept. 5; roadhouse-rock band Jackyl at 2 p.m. Sept. 6, and soulful singer-songwriter Marc Broussard at 8 p.m. Sept. 6.
Other grandstand events include the New York State Tractor Pulling Championship in sessions at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sept. 5, and the New York State Championship Demolition Derby at 5 p.m. Sept. 6.
Tickets for grand stand concerts and events are available at the fair box office, found online at www.nysfair.org, or through Ticketmaster.