Earth, Wind & Fire, 311, The Offspring announced for State Fair Grandstand

Earth, Wind & Fire and The Offspring will play the fairgrounds.
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The Grandstand lineup for this year's Minnesota State Fair continues to take shape with two more announcements on Monday.

The State Fair confirmed that disco legends Earth, Wind & Fire will play the Grandstand on Sunday, Aug. 26 – with Sinbad the special guest.


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Then, on Friday, Aug. 31, rockers 311, The Offspring, and Gym Class Heroes will take the stage. 

Tickets for Earth, Wind & Fire cost $39 or $49, and go on sale at noon on Friday at

311 and The Offspring is a little pricier, with tickets at $49 and $59, and they go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.

Other acts announced for the Grandstand series so far include The Beach Boys, the B-52s, Culture Club, Niall Horan, Jason Mraz and Impractical Jokers.

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