Alameda County Fair announces concert lineup

Concerts to start at 8 p.m. nightly at fairgrounds Amphitheater

Representatives of the Alameda County Fair have announced the lineup for the 2014 "Big O Tires Concert Series."

Top recording and touring acts include Brett Eldredge, Shaggy, Ashanti, Eddie Money, Night Ranger, Con Funk Shun, JT Hodges and America, and Tesla.

In addition, two original Creedence Clearwater Revisited members will be performing all of the band's greatest hits.

Tribute bands Evolution (Journey) and True to Crue (Motley Crue) will perform the band's classic rock favorites. Selena fans will enjoy a tribute performed by Irene Davi joined by La Unica Sonora Santanera, a Latin/Tropical orchestra.

A list of all the performers can be viewed online.

The concert series is free with admission and occurs every night at 8 p.m. in the Safeway Amphitheater.

The Concert Lawn will provide extra seating with a live-feed Jumbotron screen.

Following the concert, a "Tribute to Alameda County" video presentation will start at 9:45 nightly.

Fans are also able to get "Best Seats" concert wristbands by being one of the first 300 people in line starting at 2-3 p.m. for each concert night.

The Alameda County Fair will run from June 18 through July 6.


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Posted by Donna
a resident of Jensen Tract
on May 22, 2014 at 10:03 am

Guess they don't want us Seniors in the Amphitheater.

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Posted by Amanda
a resident of Foothill Knolls
on May 26, 2014 at 7:17 pm

Guess there were major budget cuts this year. The lineup is horrible!

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