The Merced County Fair will run fromJune 6-10
at 900 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Merced. The Table Mountain Concert Series is free with Fair admission. All shows start at 8:30 p.m., except for the June 10 performance, which starts at 7:30 p.m. For more information on concerts or to purchase tickets, visitmercedcountyfair.com
June 6Uptown Funk
These seven talented musicians and performers, specializing in a complete Bruno Mars concert production will give you a Bruno Mars concert experience that you will never forget. Don’t miss the “Uptown Funk” Bruno Mars Tribute Band perform top hits like “Locked Out of Heaven,” “Just the Way You Are” and many more!
June 7Mark Chesnutt
With 20 Top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Charts and eight of those at No. 1, Mark Chesnutt has developed a large fan base who loves his traditional country music style. You won’t want to miss hearing his epic cover of Aerosmith’s “I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing” that brought him to number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100, plus many more hits like "Bubba Shot the Jukebox," "It Sure is Monday" and "It's a Little Too Late" that are staples of the 90s country scene!
June 8Sheila E
Fans won’t want to miss the talented Sheila E perform her top hits "The Belle of St. Mark," "Sister Fate," "A Love Bizarre" and many more live at the 2018 Merced County Fair! Make sure you are
there to witness in person why she is commonly referred to as “The Queen of Percussion.”
June 9The Moonshine Bandits
The Moonshine Bandits will be returning to The Merced County Fair for another Shiner-Saturday night! With four of their six albums on the Top Country Albums Charts and two of their albums on the Top Rap Charts, you can expect to hear their unique blend of Country-Rap Music with songs like "Throwdown" and "Outback".
June 10Selena – The Ultimate Tribute
Are you a Selena fan? Relive the great Selena Quintanilla with a live Selena – The Ultimate Tribute show by the talented Karla Perez. When Perez was 18 years old she won first place in a Selena Singing Competition and ever since she has been widely recognized as the number one artist doing a loving and respectful tribute to Selena.
San Joaquin County
The San Joaquin County Fair will run fromJune 14-17
at 1658 S. Airport Way, Stockton. All musical events, including the Main Stage acts listed below, are included in Fair admission. For more information on concerts or ticket prices, visitsanjoaquinfairgrounds.com/fair
June 146 p.m. show: Fresh
The Band Fresh is based in Los Angeles and travels beyond to entertain the masses with their energetic and exciting shows, playing everything Top 40 Dance, Rock, R&B; and Latin.8 p.m. show: Uptown Funk
Uptown Funk is comprised of great musicians and performers, specializing in the complete Bruno Mars experience concert production.
June 156 p.m. show: Jackson Michelson
Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, Jackson Michelson kicked off his country career on the West Coast, carving out a sound that blended the rootsy twang of the American South with the sunny, feel-good spirit of the Pacific Coast.8 p.m. show: Jerrod Niemann
Known for clever wordplay and attention-grabbing lyrics, the highly engaging singer-songwriter last topped country charts with his Platinum-certified multi–week No. 1 anthem, “Drink to That All Night,” from High Noon – on which he co-wrote eight of the 12 tracks.
June 166 p.m. show: Chains Required
Chains Required is a 10-piece rhythm & blues band based in Sonora, California that has a goal to provide a soul-stirring musical experience.8 p.m. show: The Dazz Band
During the 1990s The Dazz Band began performing internationally as Rap and Hip Hop emerged in the music market. Audiences in Germany, France, London and Japan embraced the Funk and R & B sounds.
The Stanislaus County Fair runs fromJuly 13-22
. All concerts are free with Fair admission and start at 8:30 p.m. on the Bud Light Variety Free Stage. The fairgrounds are located at 900 N. Broadway, Turlock. For more information about concerts and Fair ticket prices, visitstancofair.com
July 13John Michael Montgomery
Few artists in any genre sing with more heart than this handsome, Kentucky-born artist. John Michael’s sentimental and undeniably beautiful storytelling is what has made him so unforgettable.