The Delaware State Fair headline entertainment kicks off on Friday and Saturday, July 24 and 25, with comedian ventriloquist Jeff Dunham. Grammy-winner and country music sensation Brad Paisley, with Dierks Bentley and Jimmy Wayne, takes the stage on Sun., July 26.
America Idol David Cook, with special guest Gin Blossoms, provides the musical entertainment on Mon., July 27, followed by Demi Lovato, with special guest Jordan Pruitt, on Tue., July 28. Hootie & the Blowfish front man Darius Rucker, with country hit maker and Dancing with the Stars Winner Julianne Hough and Chuck Wicks, takes the stage on Wed., July 29.
On Thur., July 30, the inaugural Summer Jam, featuring Grammy winner T-Pain, plus special guest Flo Rida. Opening the Summer Jam is Young Steff.
American Idol Kelly Clarkson, with Eric Hutchinson, wraps up the fair on Sat., Aug. 1. Demolition derbies will be held on July 23 and 31.
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Advance tickets are available online at the fair's web site (DelawareStateFair.com) and will be available by phone at 866-335-3247 or in person at the fairgrounds.
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