Former “American Idol” contestant Kellie Pickler will bring her signature sassiness to the 2012 Stanislaus County Fair.
Country talent Kellie Pickler will be performing Monday, July 16, 2012, at the Stanislaus County Fair. The concert will be on the Free Stage at 8:30pm. The concert will be free with the price of Fair admission.
“Kellie Pickler will be an amazing addition to the 2012 Fair,” Adrenna Alkhas, spokesperson for the Fair, said about the country star. “Her true talent and fun-loving attitude will captivate our community this summer.”
Kellie Pickler got her first big break by auditioning for the fifth season of “American Idol” at just 19 years old. She finished in an impressive sixth place and since has had a very successful country music career. Recently, she has topped country charts with her hits “Best Days of Your Life,” “Red High Heels,” and her newest single “Tough,” which was released on her third album “100 Proof” that hit record shelves late last fall. Kellie Pickler has performed four tours for the United Service Organizations (USO) which helps lift the spirits of U.S. military service members and their families. Kellie has performed in countries that include: Iraq, Germany, Afghanistan, Kosovo and England. Kellie describes these tours as “one of the highlights of her career and life.”
The 2012 Stanislaus County Fair opens Friday, July 13th for a 10-day run. Fair guests can count on an award-winning experience that has been over 100 years in the making. Discounted Fair admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and arena event tickets will be on sale beginning Saturday, May 5th.