Grammy award-winning group, Casting Crowns will be taking the grandstand stage Monday, July 23, during the 2018 Elkhart County 4-H Fair.
The band currently holds the position as Billboard’s top-selling act in Christian music since 2007. CCM band Casting Crowns has achieved sales milestones with 10 million album sells including one RIAA 2x multi-Platinum album, four RIAA Platinum albums, two RIAA Platinum DVDs, seven RIAA Gold albums, four Gold DVDs, one RIAA Platinum certified single and five RIAA Gold certified digital singles.
Casting Crowns has also been honored with four American Music Awards (out of seven total nominations), a GRAMMY Award for its 2005 album Lifesong, and six GRAMMY nominations. In addition, the group has garnered 17 GMA Dove Awards and two Billboard Music Awards from 11 total Billboard Music Award nominations.
Casting Crowns’ seven band members all remain active in student ministry in the Atlanta area and tour according to their local church commitments. Serving his 25 plus years of youth ministry, lead singer/songwriter Mark Hall maintains his role as the student pastor at Eagle’s Landing First Baptist Church in Atlanta.
Casting Crowns is the first of five concerts to be announced for the 2018 Elkhart County 4-H Fair. Grandstand seating for the concert, which starts at 8 p.m. is free with paid fair admission (as always) on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserved track seats are $35 and will go on sale beginning at Noon, Monday, November 27, 2017 at www.4hfair.org. The four remaining shows in the 2018 concert series will be announced later.
The 2018 Elkhart County 4-H Fair, “Faith, Family, 4-H and Friends, Forming a Better World,” runs July 20-28.