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Big Names Rock the Stage at the Indiana State Fair (#INStateFair)

Maroon 5 is one of the many headliners at the Indiana State Fair's annual concert series.

The Beatles. The Jackson 5. Dolly Parton. Diana Ross and the Supremes. Chicago. Whitney Houston. Garth Brooks. Def Leppard. T-Pain. New Kids on the Block. Kanye West.

All of these A-list celebrities convey different genres, different backgrounds and different fans, but what is the one thing that brings them all under one roof?

The Indiana State Fair.

The State Fair prides itself on presenting big-name concerts throughout August for fairgoers each year, no matter the individual. Concerts, both past and present, range from heel-tapping country and feel-good oldies to today’s greatest pop and rock hits you hear on the radio today.

This year is no exception. Check out the list below to see some of the biggest names in the current music scene or artists that you used to rock out to when you were younger.

Wednesday, August 10 – MercyMe & Third Day – 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 11 – Big Time Rush with Days Different – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 13 – Sugarland with Sara Bareilles – 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 17 – Janet Jackson – 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 18 – Train and Maroon 5 with Gavin Degraw – 7:30 p.m.

Friday, August 19 – Lady Antebellum with Brett Eldredge – 7:30 p.m.

To purchase tickets, visit the Concerts & Entertainment tab on the Indiana State Fair website.

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Written by : Lissa is a 2011 graduate of Butler University with a degree in Public Relations and Spanish. She is currently interning with Williams Randall Marketing and has held numerous internships throughout her college career at organizations across Indy, including Publicis, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Conrad Indianapolis and Emmis Communications. With passions in both traveling and communication, she strives to pursue a career path in travel and tourism within the journalism and public relations field. You can follow Lissa via Twitter at @lissaphillips