Don’t miss out on Iowa State Fair Grandstand tickets

Staff Writer
Nevada Journal

After a new rolling announcement of Grandstand Acts, all tickets for the one-of-a-kind 2016 line-up are on sale. Whether you’re a rock fan, country music fan, or looking for a laugh, we’ve got something for everyone at the 2016 Iowa State Fair Grandstand presented by U.S. Cellular.

A complete listing of event dates, times and ticket prices follows:

Thursday, Aug. 11 Newsboys with special guest Francesca Battistelli, 8 p.m., $30, $35, $45

Friday, Aug. 12 Meghan Trainor with special guests Hailee Steinfeld and Common Kings, 8 p.m., $45, $50, $60

Saturday, Aug. 13 Brett Eldredge with special guest TBA, 8 p.m., $32, $37, $47

Sunday, Aug. 14 Jason Derulo with special guest TBA, 8 p.m., $35, $40, $47

Monday, Aug. 15 Dierks Bentley with special guest Tucker Beathard, 8 p.m., $57

Tuesday, Aug. 16 Rock Hall Three for All: Heart, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and Cheap Trick, 8 p.m., $32, $42, $52

Wednesday, Aug. 17 Grand Outlaw National Tractor and Truck Pull, 2 p.m.

$25 Adults, $10 children ages 6-11, free for ages 5 and under

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Thursday, Aug. 18 An Evening with Jeff Dunham, 8 p.m., $32, $42, $52

Friday, Aug. 19 KISS with special gust TBA, 8 p.m., $50, $60, $85

Saturday, Aug. 20 Steven Tyler and The Loving Mary Band, 8 p.m., $45, $55, $65

Sunday, Aug. 21 Lady Antebellum with special guest Kelsea Ballerini, 8 p.m., $40, $55, $65

Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster outlets, online at or by phone at 800-745-3000. All concert events are reserved seating; the tractor pull is general admission. Convenience charges will apply. Beginning July 5, the Fair’s Ticket Office will be open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday for walk-up orders only (assuming tickets remain; no mail, phone or fax orders).

Grandstand tickets do not include Fair admission. Gate admission must be purchased separately. Print at home discounted admission tickets are on sale at