WAYNE – Two members of the Wayne County Agriculture Society joined Dan on “The View from Wayne America” Monday morning to release the concert headliner information.
Next year’s music lineup on Saturday, July 25 will feature Restless Heart opening for Shenandoah.
Dave Jaeger, president of the Ag Society and Jared Heithold (board member) made the announcement first on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9.
Heithold said they received a lot of good comments and fair-attendees enjoyed the concert last year.
“We tried to kind of go with maybe the same type of sound, same era of music to some extent,” said Heithold. “Also having it be bands; multiple vocalists.”
Concert times will be 8 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. again on Saturday, July 25.
The 98th annual Wayne County Fair is scheduled for Thursday, July 23 – Sunday, July 26. Like Wayne County Fair – Wayne, Nebraska on Facebook for more information.
4-H numbers also continue to rise, according to Jaeger.
“You know our 4-H in this county has been huge,” Jaeger added. “I think it’s all thanks to our great 4-H department and all the superintendents and all of the families. I mean everybody works so hard to get their projects ready.”
Bullriding will be back during Thursday of the fair, tractor pull Friday and following Saturday’s concerts will be the demo derby on Sunday, July 26.
The 2019 Wayne County Fair also received pull of the year again from their Friday night tractor pull.
Ticket prices will remain the same as pre-sale tickets will first be sold from April 15 – May 15.
The concert announcement interview will also be aired on The City ‘KCTY’ 98.9/1590 just after 6 p.m. Monday evening and posted online under the ‘Community’ tab (Podcasts) of waynedailynews.com.