Justin Moore Will Play July 23 With Guest Joey Hyde

Justin Moore’s always had a thing about doing it his way. Call it stubborn redneck mettle, a well-developed case of “who I am” or just the fierce commitment to blaze a trail inherent to people from his home of Poyen, Arkansas. It doesn’t matter why, just that the blazing sense of off the beaten path drives his album of the …

Danielle Bradbery Will Bring Guests The Swon Brothers July 22

Seventeen-year-old Danielle Bradbery charmed her way into the national spotlight with a mix of Country hits from several decades during Season 4 of The Voice. The reigning star of the NBC hit show has become the youngest winner ever and her coach, Blake Shelton, called her, “the most important artist to ever walk across The Voice stage.” The Texas native …

Good News: Track Seats For Francesca Battistelli Will Be Free

All seats for Francesca Battistelli’s July 20 performance at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair will be free — including track seats. According to Rich Utley, president-elect of the fair board, “The decision to go with free track seating was made to enhance the ‘free’ experience for our Sunday guests. “Families are a large part of Sunday attendance. This change for …

Tyler Farr Will Perform Monday, July 21 With Guests Parmalee

“I wanted to make an album you could take anywhere,” says Tyler Farr of his Columbia Nashville debut, “and I can take this one to a barn party on a back road and have everybody rock out, and at the same time kids can enjoy it and dance to it.” As someone who believes that sharing music is not about …

Meet Francesca Battistelli, Our July 20 Concert Act

Call it life feeding art. Call it truth in advertising. Call it a vintageFrancesca moment. It happened as Francesca Battistelli was working on the follow-up to My Paper Heart, one of the most joyful and successful national debuts in recent memory, and it provides a telling glimpse into the mindset that makes her art so powerfully uplifting. “Everything was completely …

Meet 3 Doors Down, Our July 19 Concert Act

Since forming in 1995, Mississippi rock quintet 3 Doors Down has sold more than 16 million albums worldwide, garnered three Grammy nominations, two American Music Awards, and five BMI Pop Awards for songwriting, including BMI’s coveted “Songwriter of the Year” award. The band’s debut album, 2000’s The Better Life, which is now certified six times platinum, featured the smash hit “Kryptonite.” …

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Indiana Schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz will lead fair parade

Indiana State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz will lead the 2014 Elkhart County 4-H Fair parade on Sunday, July 20. Ritz had been an educator since 1978 until her election in 2012. Before starting as the state’s Superintendent, Ritz was the library media specialist at Crooked Creek Elementary School in Indianapolis. Ritz has visited Elkhart County several times since …

Elkhart County 4-H Fair Welcomes Concert Acts

Not only are these five top-notch names coming to entertain fairgoers, three of them will bring along special musical guests. What do 3 Doors Down, Francesca Battistelli, Danielle Bradbery, Tyler Farr and Justin Moore have in common? They’ll all be entertaining thousands of guests at the 2014 Elkhart County 4-H Fair. “The Elkhart County 4-H Fair board is thrilled to …

Hello Fair Fans!

This is the new place where the Elkhart County 4-H Fair will provide in-depth information on some details of the fair, from information updates to detailed concert information to behind-the-scenes looks at one of the largest county fairs in the United States of America and the largest event in Elkhart County, Indiana.