THURSDAY, JUNE 15 | 7 P.M.
The Sangamon County Fair, Brandt and WFMB are pleased to announce that Blackberry Smoke and Stoney LaRue will headline the fair grandstand Thursday, June 15.
We are looking forward to hosting these two incredible acts at the fair this year,” said Roy Pierceall, president of the Sangamon County Fair Board of Directors. “We’re working hard to be a destination for high-quality entertainment for our central Illinois audience, and Blackberry Smoke and Stoney LaRue fit that bill.”
Tickets are all general admission for $30 and do not include the price of fair gate admission, which is $5.
About Blackberry Smoke
Georgia’s Blackberry Smoke brings a high-energy, party atmosphere to their shows, having entertained rock and country fans alike while touring with ZZ Top, Zac Brown Band and Eric Church.
The group’s last four full-length albums reached the top 10 of the Billboard country charts, with two of these albums landing at No. 1. Their 2021 album, You Hear Georgia, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Americana/Folk chart, boasting more than 33,000 copies sold and nearly 1 million streams in the first week. Warren Haynes of Gov’t Mule and Jamey Johnson are featured on the album.
Enjoy some of our favorites from BlackBerry Smoke on Spotify
About Stoney LaRue
Stoney LaRue is a shining star in the Oklahoma and Texas red dirt country scene. LaRue has released seven full length albums and has collaborated with artists such as Jason Boland, Cody Canada (Cross Canadian Ragweed), Brandon Jenkins and Miranda Lambert, singing backup vocals on her 2013 single, “All Kinds of Kinds.”