Wednesday, August 14th
9:00 p.m. Main Stage
At the young age of 16, Connor Rose spends a lot of time in Nashville with his management team and label "Playback Records". Jack Gale-Owner of the label had seen Connor on Youtube and immediately contacted his father. "This kid is magic" said Gale. After 2 months of talks, Connor signed and now has his first EP completed titled "The End of Tonight" which will be his first title track released to major radio stations in the U.S. After realizing that making music was his main goal, he began to showcase his talent in various venues across Northwest Ohio and Nashville, TN. He was quickly noted for his unique vocals and entertaining style from such a young man, not to mention, he loves to spend time visiting with his fans in person and through social media. In 2012 he got the opportunity to be the opening act for the group "LoneStar". Connor performed on the Shotgun Red Variety Show, which airs on national television in spring of 2013. He also performed on and The General Jackson Showboat in Nashville. Join us as we open the fair with this bright young talent!
I Want Animal Magic
Thursday, August 15th
7:00 p.m. Main Stage
Nickelodeon's Michigan Entertainer of the Year Mark Rosenthal brings you one of the country's most popular exotic animal and magic shows. This program isn't just for children! Adults love the shows as much, if not more, than the kids! If you love animals, this show is for you! Make plans to be at the main stage, Thursday at 7 p.m.
Thursday, August 15th
8:30 p.m. Main Stage
For over 30 years, Lynn has given life to a trunk full of comical characters. She has performed for audiences worldwide in corporations, colleges, theatres, and cruise ships. She is a premier entertainer for Disney Cruise Lines, as well as Crystal and Norwegian Cruise Lines. She is also a favorite among many Celebrity Golf Classic Invitationals and the Atlantis Resort and Casino in Nassau, Bahamas. Lynn (and her many voices) has appeared on ABC, TNN, A&E, and Lifetime. She is featured in a recently released comedy/documentary about the art of ventriloquism with Jay Johnson and Jeff Dunham called "I'm No Dummy" by NBC Universal. Lynn's off-the-wall audience interplay is riotously funny, no two shows are alike! Her performances are tailored for both family and adult audiences. Don't miss the fun!
Friday, August 16th
9:00 p.m. Main Stage
Hailing from Western PA, The Stickers have taken their music to the global stage charting 5 songs in the US and 4 songs in Europe including several top tens overseas. The band has supported the radio success with live performances in the US including appearances with national artists like Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band, Miranda Lambert, Justin Moore, Uncle Kracker, Chris Cagle, Phil Vasser, Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson, Little Big Town, Billy Ray Cyrus, Big Kenny, Clint Black, Travis Tritt, Mark Wills, Blake Shelton, Big & Rich, Trailer Choir, Josh Thompson, David Nail and others. The band was featured on the CMA Festival in Nashville TN. The Stickers are three brothers with a love and passion for music. Joe, Jim & John are known for their tight dynamic sound and high energy shows along with their engaging and fun, down-to-earth personalities. Check them out www.thestickers.com and don't miss them at the fair Friday night!
Saturday, August 17
8:00 p.m. Main Stage
Like a Phoenix rising from the fire, the rockin' 1970's are back, and they're hotter than ever!
AFTER MIDNIGHT brings you all the fabulous 70's flavors: the bombast of Kiss and Foghat, the musicianship of Led Zeppelin and Van Halen, the glorious dance grooves of KC & the Sunshine Band and the Bee Gees, and so very much more!
These five music industry veterans have shared the stage with such artists as Kansas, Eddie Money and Confederate Railroad, and have even done a stint as Tommy Tutone's band! So not only can they deliver note-perfect renditions of everybody's favorite songs, they also know how to serve it up WITH A FUN-LOVIN PARTY ATTITUDE. So grab your jean jacket, and your favorite concert T-shirt. Join us and experience the 70's all over again. Guaranteed to ignite the teenager in you. See you Saturday night!