MARION, Ill. (WIFR) -- Southern-rock band Confederate Railroad will play at the Black Diamond Harley-Davidson dealership in Marion, Illinois.
This comes after band says they were dropped from the 2019 Du Quoin State Fair grandstand lineup over their name.
The Illinois Department of Agriculture canceled the appearance last week. It didn’t give a reason but said it “is in the best interest” of the state.
Confederate Railroad will perform on Thursday, September 5 at 2400 Williamson County Drive in Marion, according to dealership owners.
Tickets go on sale Friday, July 12, 2019 at 9 a.m. General admission tickets for this all ages show will be priced at $20 plus fees. For more information on the concert, call 618-997-4577.