For immediate release: Apr 23, 2012
Posted by: [Statefair]
Contact: Andy Klotz
Phone: (317) 927-7577

Barry, Blake, Journey and Train to headline Indiana State Fair concerts

Shows at Bankers Life Fieldhouse; concert ticket comes with State Fair ticket good for any of fair's 17 days

INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana State Fair will hold four incredible concerts at Bankers Life Fieldhouse over the course of its 17-day run Aug. 3 - 19.  The shows include:


·        Barry Manilow - Aug. 3 at 7:30 p.m.

·        Train - Aug. 4 at 7 p.m.

·        Journey with Pat Benatar and Loverboy - Aug. 8 at 7 p.m.

·        Blake Shelton - Aug. 17 at 7 p.m.


Tickets for all these shows include a ticket to the State Fair good on any day of the fair, not just the day of the concert.  Tickets for the Barry Manilow show go on sale Friday, April 27 at 10 a.m.  Tickets for all the other shows go on sale Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m.

Ticket prices for the shows are as follows:

·        Barry Manilow - $129.99, $89.99, $69.99, $39.99, $19.99 and $9.99

·        Train - $61, $50 and $40

·        Journey/Pat Benatar/Loverboy - $90, $70 and $45

·        Blake Shelton - $75, $55 and $40

Tickets can be purchased at the State Fairgrounds Box Office, Bankers Life Fieldhouse Box Office and all Ticketmaster locations.  They can also be purchased through Ticketmaster charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000 or online at

In addition, the fair will present the Indiana Fever vs. Atlanta Dream game on Aug. 18.  Any group that purchases 15 or more tickets to the game will receive the same number of tickets to the fair, also good on any day of the fair.  These tickets can be purchased by calling the Indiana Fever sales department at (317) 917-2528.

For more information, contact the Indiana State Fairgrounds Box Office at (317) 927-7601 or visit  

About Indiana State Fair

The Indiana State Fair is the state's largest multi-day event celebrating Hoosiers' spirit and agricultural heritage.  Nationally recognized for offering great entertainment, showcasing youth, interactive agriculture education programs, premiere facilities and a variety of unique, fun foods, the Indiana State Fair has been an annual tradition for generations of Hoosiers since 1852.  The 2012 fair is the "Year of Dairy Cows," showcasing Indiana Dairy farmers.  For more information, please visit  



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