Lonestar to Headline 2012 Clarke County Fair

Multi-platinum country music group, LONESTAR, will be the feature entertainment at the 58th Annual Clarke County Fair on August 18, 2012 in Berryville, Virginia. The Texas-bred band is on a 20th anniversary tour and is known both for their strong country roots as well as their multi-genre crossover appeal that has led to success on the pop/rock charts. Lonestar has had an impressive list of hit singles on the country charts, including ten #1 hits such as “Amazed”, “No News”, “What About Now”, “Mr. Mom” ,“Tell Her” and “I’m Already There.”

Lonestar will perform the closing evening of the Clarke County Fair on Saturday, August 18th at 8:30 p.m. Track seats cost $30 and grandstand seats cost $25. Tickets go on sale June 2 at the Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds and will be available at the Fair Ticket Office every Saturday and Sunday from 5-7 p.m. Tickets can also be ordered via mail. For tickets and information call 540-955-2530 or 540-955-3755 or visit www.clarkecountyfair.org for an order form. Ticket prices do not include the gate admission of $7.

Another highlight of the Fair is Gospel Bluegrass Night which will be held Wednesday,  August 15th featuring Dailey & Vincent at 8:30 p.m. Dailey & Vincent are one of the most heralded groups in bluegrass music and have recorded several #1 singles on Billboard’s bluegrass charts including “By the Mark”, “More than a Name on a Wall” and “Sweet Carrie.” They have received numerous awards including the IBMA Vocal Group of the Year and Entertainers of the Year for 2008, 2009 and 2010.

Ticket prices are $25 for track seats and $20 for grandstand. Ticket prices do not include the gate admission of $7.

The Clarke County Fair is schedule for August 12-18, 2012 in Berryville, VA. All the old favorites will still be there- the Miss Clarke County Fair, Junior Miss Clarke County Fair and Little Miss contests, pig scrambles, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pulls, lawn mower racing, bull riding, livestock exhibits and the carnival rides. Carnival rides are provided by Cole Amusements and will feature two Ride-All-Night for One Price (pricing announced later) on Monday, August 13th and Thursday, August 16th. For a complete list of the schedule of events and other attractions visit www.clarkecountyfair.org.