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The Oak Ridge Boys Will Play the 2024 Kansas State Fair


Legendary Quartet Set to Perform on Sunday, September 15

By the Kansas State Fair 


HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Kansas State Fair is thrilled to announce that iconic country music group, The Oak Ridge Boys, will perform at the 2024 Fair on Sunday, September 15, at 3:00 PM. The performance promises to be a highlight of the fair’s entertainment lineup, showcasing the distinctive four-part harmonies and upbeat songs that have made The Oak Ridge Boys a household name in the music industry.

With a career spanning five decades, The Oak Ridge Boys have earned numerous accolades, including Grammy, Dove, CMA, and ACM awards. Their chart-topping hits such as “Elvira,” “Bobbie Sue,” “Dream On,” and “Thank God For Kids” have solidified their place as one of country music’s truly legendary acts. The quartet, consisting of Duane Allen, Joe Bonsall, Richard Sterban, and William Lee Golden, continues to captivate audiences with a stage show widely recognized as one of the most exciting in the industry.

The Kansas State Fair is proud to host The Oak Ridge Boys, who have not only left an indelible mark on country music but have also branched out into various genres, collaborating with artists like Paul Simon, George Jones, and Johnny Cash. Their innovative approach to gospel and country music, coupled with their high-energy performances, has garnered them a devoted fan base.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, December 8 at Anyone signed up for Kansas State Fair emails can get access to tickets with a presale code, starting 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 7. Sign up for emails at

The show will be Sunday, September 15, 2024 at 3:00 p.m.

New in 2024 – Expanded Seating Area:
The Kansas State Fair is pleased to unveil an improvement to the Grandstand seating that promises to enhance the overall event experience for attendees. This year, the stage will be repositioned to create space for an extended seating area in the lower track area. A sturdy ground covering will be added to the new seating space, ensuring a pleasant experience for all event-goers. This expansion not only boosts overall capacity but also provides more concert enthusiasts the chance to enjoy the excitement up close.

Ticket Options:
Reserved seating in the Grandstand is $40/$30.

There are several options for an upgraded Grandstand experience:

Lower Track Reserved Seating
Get up close to the stage! The Lower Track Reserved Seating gives concertgoers the opportunity to have a reserved seat in the new floor area, located right in front of the stage. Each ticket is $65.

VIP Deck – Standing
Want the ultimate VIP treatment? This ticket package includes access to the VIP Deck area, two beverage coupons, complimentary food within the VIP Deck, and early entrance to the Grandstand. Each VIP Standing ticket is $75.

VIP Deck – Reserved Table
Get all your friends together with the VIP experience! Reserve a table on our VIP Deck to enjoy the show from a private table that seats six. In addition to a reserved table for six, this package provides two beverage coupons per person, complimentary food within the VIP Deck area prior to the show, and early entrance to the Grandstand. Each VIP Reserved Table is $500.

NOTE: Each grandstand ticket includes a gate admission scan. Ticket will be valid on date of event only. Some exclusions apply. Visit to learn more.

To purchase tickets or for more information, visit or call (620) 669-3618. 

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The Nex-Tech Grandstand is sponsored by Nex-Tech Wireless and Nex-Tech.


The 2024 Kansas State Fair will be September 6-15 in Hutchinson, Kansas. Proudly the largest gathering of Kansans each year, the Fair celebrates all the things beloved about the state: agriculture, education, entertainment, and more. For more information, and to learn about 2024 Fair offerings, visit