INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana State Fair is proud to announce Josh Kauman, Indianapolis singing sensation and winner of season 6 of “The Voice,” to perform at the Indiana State Fair Free Stage on Thursday, Aug. 7 presented by WZPL and Kaplan University.
The up-to-date rundown of Free Stage concerts and events includes:
• Aug. 1: BritBeat (1 and 7 p.m.)
• Aug. 2: “Nashville” stars Charles Esten and Clare Bowen (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 3: Hispanic/Latino Music Festival presented by Honda featuring Stacy Sandoval (10 a.m. to 8 p.m.)
• Aug. 4: Bridgit Mendler (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 5: Dustin Lynch presented by HANK-FM and Royal Pin Leisure Centers (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 6: Eric Paslay & Kelleigh Bannen presented by HANK-FM and Royal Pin Leisure Centers (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 7: Josh Kaufman presented by WZPL and Kaplan University
• Aug. 8: Maggie Rose (6 p.m.); Brothers Osborne (7:30 p.m.); and Chase Rice (9 p.m.) presented by WFMS
• Aug. 9: Dylan Scott presented by WFMS (5 p.m.); Dakota Bradley presented by WFMS (6 p.m.)
• Aug. 10: Contemporary Christian Music Fest featuring Rend Collective Experiment (2 to 9 p.m.)
• Aug. 11: Barenaked Ladies (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 12: “Happy Together Tour” with The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie; Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night; Mark Farner formerly of Grand Funk Railroad; Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels; and Gary Lewis & The Playboys (7 p.m.)
• Aug. 13: America and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 14: The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards (7:30 p.m.)
•Aug. 15: Kansas (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 16: Marc Broussard (7:30 p.m.)
• Aug. 17: Pepsi Gospel Music Fest featuring Dorinda Clark-Cole (4 to 9:30 p.m.)
All of these shows are free with paid admission to the fair.
The Free Stage, a permanent stage in the northwest corner of the fairgrounds in the Dow AgroSciences Celebration Park, can accommodate about 5,000 fans. For more information, visit www.indianastatefair.com.