Officials Wednesday announced entertainment for the annual fair which runs August 13th to the 22nd in Springfield.
The grandstand events also will feature country comedian Bill Engvall, 1970s rock groups Kansas and Styx, and country rocker Charlie Daniels.
Also appearing will be the "Rock-N-Soul Revue" with singers Daryl Hall and John Oates and Michael McDonald, the Average White Band and the Illinois Symphony.
Most tickets range from $20 to $30 dollars. Tractor pulls, horse racing and the symphony are free.