Everything You Need to Know About the Canyon County Fair
From country music to freestyle motocross, your weekend will be jam-packed with fun at the 2016 Canyon County Fair scheduled for July 28 – July 31. This year’s Fair talent line-up features some of today’s biggest country stars, and new this year, Brigade FMX Freestyle Motocross show—are all FREE with paid fair admission. The four nights of entertainment include Hogs-N-Mud, Tracy Lawrence, Joe Nichols with special guest David Ray, and Brigade FMX Freestyle Motocross show.
On Thursday, July 28 – 7:00 p.m. – Hogs-N-Mud
Come out and take part in the dirtiest game in town! Back by popular demand, the Hogs-N-Mud wrestling contest is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. in the Caldwell Night Rodeo Arena. The fastest team to chase a pig through an arena of mud, catch him, and place him in a trough wins. If that’s not fun enough, show the pig you have a sense of humor and wear a costume while doing it! You might just win the coveted “Best Crowd Pleasing Costume” award. For more information and entry forms visit www.canyoncountyfair.org.
On Friday, July 29 – 8:00 p.m. – Tracy Lawrence
Tracy Lawrence is one of the most recognizable voices in Country music with songs such as "Paint Me a Birmingham," "Time Marches On," "Alibis" and "Find Out Who Your Friends Are." The entertainer has enjoyed twenty-two songs on the Billboard Top Ten charts with eighteen Number One singles, selling over thirteen million albums.
The multi-platinum CMA and ACM award winning recording artist has helped shaped the sound of Country music for two decades, recently celebrating twenty years in music. His music has inspired a whole new generation of entertainers and fans. Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan frequently pay tribute to the singer live in concert by playing his double-platinum hits like "Time Marches On" and "Alibis." Songs that help make Lawrence among one of the most played artists on radio.
On Saturday, July 30 – 8:00 p.m. – Joe Nichols with special guest David Ray
Joe Nichols hits two decades of chart-topping country hits this year. His eight albums have produced fourteen Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, including the Number One singles "Brokenheartsville", "Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off", "Gimmie That Girl", "Sunny and 75", and the RIAA-certified GOLD single "Yeah", as well as five other Top Ten entries.
On Sunday, July 31 – 7:00 p.m. – Brigade FMX Freestyle Motocross Show
Offering grandstand extreme thrill shows around the world, Brigade Action Sports Entertainment features some of the most talented FMX riders in the world including a Fire backflip rider! The high-flying pro motocross riders will have you gripping the edge of your seat with tricks such as Backflips, the Kiss of Death, Cliffhangers and Rock Solids performed 75 feet in the air! Meet and greet with the motocross professionals after the show.
Tickets and Information:
The Canyon County Fair is amping up its headlining schedule for 2016. The Fair is excited to bring back four nights of FREE entertainment sure to please the whole family. Get your reserved tickets now because they won’t last long. Save time with e-tickets you can print right from home. Concert reserved seating tickets are only $25 in advance and $30 at the gate. Tickets are available online through the Fair’s website at www.canyoncountyfair.org. Advance sale ticket pricing will be in effect until midnight on the day prior to each performance. Concerts start at 8:00 p.m. nightly and gates open at 7:00 p.m. Hogs-N-Mud and Brigade FMX start at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are also available to purchase over the phone at 1-800-514-3849.