The Iowa State Fair is the event that defines fairs as we know them in America. The grandstand line-up for the grand-daddy of fairs is shaping up as we get closer to the August 9th opening day.

Daughtry, and Peter Cetera - former lead singer of the band Chicago - have been added to the line-up.

Here is the list of performers as it stands so far...

  • August 9 - Casting Crowns
  • August 10 - Reba
  • August 11 - Daughtry
  • August 12 - Old Dominion
  • August 14 - Jim Gaffigan
  • August 15 - Thomas Rhett
  • August 16 - Earth, Wind & Fire
  • August 17 - Sugarland
  • August 18 - Peter Cetera / Blood, Sweat & Tears feat. Bo Bice
  • August 19 - Florida Georgia Line

Find more Iowa State Fair info here.