Barenaked Ladies, Happy Together tour, Dustin Lynch highlight Free Stage concerts at 2014 Indiana State Fair

Barenaked Ladies, Happy Together tour, Dustin Lynch highlight Free Stage concerts at 2014 Indiana State Fair
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The Indiana State Fair free stage will offer several concerts this year, starting with Beatles tribute band BritBeat on Aug. 1.

From rising country performer Dustin Lynch to Grammy-nominated Canadian rockers Barnaked Ladies, the Free Stage is full of accomplished acts. The up-to-date rundown of concerts and events includes:

· Aug. 1: BritBeat

· Aug. 2: Nashville stars Charles Esten and Clare Bowen (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 3: Hispanic/Latino Music Festival presented by Honda featuring Stacy Sandoval (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.)

· Aug. 4: Bridgit Mendler (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 5: Dustin Lynch presented by HANK-FM and Royal Pin Leisure Centers (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 6: Eric Paslay presented by HANK-FM and Royal Pin Leisure Centers (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 8: Maggie Rose (6 p.m.); Brothers Osborne (7:30 p.m.); and Chase Rice  (9 p.m.) presented by WFMS

· Aug. 9: Dylan Scott presented by WFMS (5 p.m.); Dakota Bradley presented by WFMS (6 p.m.)

· Aug. 10: Contemporary Christian Music Fest featuring Rend Collective Experiment (2 to 9 p.m.)

· Aug. 11: Barenaked Ladies  (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 12: "Happy Together Tour" with The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie; Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night; Mark Farner formerly of Grand Funk Railroad; Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Gary Lewis & The Playboys (7 p.m.)

· Aug. 13: America and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 14: The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 15: Kansas (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 16: Marc Broussard (7:30 p.m.)

· Aug. 17: Pepsi Gospel Music Fest featuring Dorinda Clark-Cole (4 to 9:30 p.m.)

All of these shows are free with paid admission to the fair. The Free Stage, a permanent stage in the northwest corner of the fairgrounds in the Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park, can accommodate about 5,000 fans.

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