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Pop stars Carly Rae Jepsen, Hot Chelle Rae added to long list of concerts at the Washington State Fair

Post by Kari Plog / The News Tribune on May 28, 2013 at 10:10 am with No Comments »
May 28, 2013 10:24 am

A popular pair of Raes in pop music will hit the stage at the Washington State Fair in September, according to a fair news release.

Canadia Idol star Carly Rae Jepsen and the pop quartet Hot Chelle Rae will perform on Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Fair’s concert series.

Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 1, and cost $20-$50 including Fair admission. Tickets can be purchased online at thefair.com/concerts or in person at the Fair’s box office at 9th Avenue SW and Meridian Street on Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., according to the release.

The Washington State Fair also recently announced the addition of The Celtic Tenors to the concert series. The international trio made up of Matthew Gilsenan, James Nelson and Daryl Simpson will perform with The Tacoma Symphony Sept. 10 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets for the musical combination run from $45-$65 and go on sale online and at the box office Saturday, June 1.

The Washington State Fair and its annual concert series runs Sept. 6-22. Other acts include CeeLo Green, Carrie Underwood and Kid Rock, among others.

Kari Plog: 253-597-8682


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