Boone County Fair opens this weekend

Love & Theft will be featured in concert Tuesday night, July 15.”Country Scenes and Children’s Dreams” will be the theme of the 2014 Boone County Fair to be held Saturday, July 12, through Wednesday, July 16, at the fairgrounds in Albion.
A country music concert by Top Ten recording duo ”Love and Theft” will be featured during the fair on Tuesday, July 15, at 7 p.m. Stephen Barker Liles and Eric Gunderson recently struck gold with their top 10 single, “Angel Eyes.” Love and Theft was nominated as Duo of the Year at the American Music Awards. Large crowds are anticipated for their spring and summer tour, which includes the Boone County Fair.
Opening act for the July 15 performance will be the Dylan Bloom Band featuring North Bend, NE, native Dylan Bloom. A big crowd is expected for the concert.
Other new events this year will be the tractor pull on Saturday evening, and the pickup demo derby and powder puff races on Wednesday evening.
Details in the July 9 Albion News Print & E-Editions.