You can belt out your “Fight Song” with Rachel Platten this year at the Stanislaus County Fair.
The Fair welcomes Rachel Platten, Friday, July 8, 2016. Platten will be performing on the Bud Light Variety Free Stage at 8:30 p.m. The concert is free with the price of Fair admission.
“Rachel Platten is an up and coming sensation with music that connects the audience through her inspirational messages,” said Adrenna Alkhas, spokesperson for the Stanislaus County Fair. “She will bring a whole new performance dynamic that will captivate the audience.”
Platten’s “Fight Song” has connected not only with music fans, but also major record companies. Her label debut, “Wildfire,” was released Jan. 1, 2016. The singer is touring the world, performing on countless television shows and being played on radio stations coast to coast. Her recent hit, “Fight Song” is without a doubt the life-changing inspirational song of 2015, topping iTunes and radio charts, and selling more than 2 million downloads in the U.S. alone.
“I’m in love with the idea of connecting people,” said Platten. “Bringing people together is to me, the most important thing we can do in this life. I feel like that’s my mission with my music. I think that’s why I’m getting this chance right now.”
The 2016 Stanislaus County Fair opens Friday, July 8 for a 10-day run. Fair guests can count on an award-winning experience that has been over 105 years in the making. Discounted Fair admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and the Fair season pass will be on sale beginning Saturday, April 30, 2016. Corporate ticket sales will also be available to purchase at a highly discounted rate. Visit the Fair’s website for upcoming ticket sale information at www.stancofair.com.
The 2016 Fair will feature a spectacular children’s area presented by Sky Trek Aviation. Also planned for 2016 are 10-nights of free celebrity concerts included with Fair admission, a total of three stages of live entertainment, upwards of 30,000 local exhibits and over 1,750 animals. Metal-mashing motorsports and three nights of rodeo in the FoodMaxx Arena will also be featured.