The Dutchess County Fair has officially released their concert lineup for the fair this year. It is great to know this early in the year who will be taking the main stage at the Dutchess County Fair that way you can make a fair plan with friends and family.

The 178th Dutchess County Fair will be held August 20th through the 25th, 2024 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, New York. Rides, family entertainment, agriculture including the 4H, delicious food, and tons of fun will all be part of the fair again this year.

Dutchess County Fair Announces Grand Stand Entertainment for 2024

So who can we expect to see on the main stage at the Dutchess County Fair this year?

On the first night of the fair, you can enjoy a country great who will have you transported back to the 90s.

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The legendary Tracy Byrd known for his hits, Watermelon Crawl, Keeper of the Stars, and my favorite Ten Rounds with Jose Cuervo will take the main stage on Tuesday, August 20th, 2024 at 7:30 PM.

Tracy will kick off a week of great music and action-packed entertainment at the fairgrounds.

Tickets for the 178th Dutchess County Fair and Entertainment Going On Sale

Get ready to buy pre-sale concert and fair admission tickets as a combo. They go on sale Monday, May 6th, 2024 at 10 AM through This site also offers a place to buy tickets to other events at the fairgrounds and the Dutchess County Fair.

On Friday, August 23rd, 2024 the Dutchess County Fair will welcome Kameron Marlowe with special guest Conner Smith for one show at 7:30 PM. It will be a night of high voltage and prime of life passion country on one stage.

Tickets for this show with the fair combo will also go on sale on May 6th, 2024.

The 178th Dutchess County Fair has entertainment at the Main Stage Grandstand each night of the fair. Wednesday Night August 21st, 2024 you can see Rick Springfield.

This show will also require you to purchase a ticket in addition to fair admission which you can do as a combo on May 6th.

Grandstand Entertainment Included with Dutchess County Fair Paid Ticket

On Thursday, August 22nd, you can catch Bluffet a Jimmy Buffett tribute. Saturday, August 24th they announced a KISS tribute show KISS NATION.

On Sunday, August 25th the Dutchess County Fair will offer 2 shows at the grandstand at 1 PM and 5 PM  with Dialed Action Sports. These three shows are included with paid fair admission.

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