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Kool & The Gang added to Kansas State Fair concert lineup

Kool & the Gang will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Kansas State Fair.
Kool & the Gang will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Kansas State Fair. ASSOCIATED PRESS

The Kansas State Fair announced this morning that R&B band Kool & The Gang — known for hits "Celebration" and "Get Down On It" — will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 10.

Tickets for Hutchinson's U.S. Cellular Grandstand concert go on sale at 8 a.m. June 29 for $25.

The fair also announced today that pop band Hot Chelle Rae will open for Big Time Rush's 4 p.m. Sept. 18 concert.

Tickets for Big Time Rush with Hot Chelle Rae are on sale now for $25 at www.kansasstatefair.com.

Other grandstand fair concerts announced are:

* Kenny Rogers, 4 p.m. Sept. 11 ($28)

* Darius Rucker, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13 ($33)

* Jerrod Niemann, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14 (free with paid admission)

* REO Speedwagon with Little River Band, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 ($28)

* Third Day, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 16 ($25)

* Daughtry, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 ($40)

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