2019 Antelope Valley Fair & Alfalfa Festival – First of Two Concert Series Announcements
LANCASTER, CA – The Antelope Valley Fair and Event Center is proud to announce three of six upcoming concert performances for the 2019 A.V. Fair and Alfalfa Festival, themed “Sweet Delights and Carnival Lights”. The first three Palmdale Auto Mall Concert Shows to be announced include legendary rock band REO Speedwagon, comedian Gabriel Iglesias’ Beyond the Fluffy World Tour and country sensations Travis Tritt and Charlie Daniels bringing their Outlaws and Renegades Tour to the 2019 A.V. Fair.
Headlining the 2019 “Sweet Delights and Carnival Lights” 10-day fair on Saturday, August 17th is rock band REO Speedwagon, a legendary rock and roll band known for their hits like, “Can’t Fight This Feeling”,” Keep on Loving You”, and “Take It on the Run”, just to name a few.
Bringing laughs to the Miller Lite arena on Monday, August 19th will be the hilarious stand-up comedian Gabriel Iglesias in Beyond the Fluffy World Tour. Due to popular demand, Gabriel Iglesias will be returning to the A.V. Fair with his storytelling, parodies, characters, and sound effects that bring his stories to life.
On Tuesday, August 20th, the Outlaws and Renegades Tour takes the stage with country legends, Travis Tritt and Charlie Daniels. Southern rock chart topper Travis Tritt is a member of Country Music’s Class of ’89 and is known for top chart hits including, “Country Club”, “It’s A Great Day to be Alive”, “TROUBLE”, and “I’m Gonna Be Somebody.”
Charlie Daniels, is a CMA Award-winning southern rock star with a history of iconic hits including, “The South’s Gonna Do It Again”, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia”, and “Long Haired Country Boy.”.
A.V. Fair and Events Center Board of Directors President, Drew Mercy commented, “The 81st A.V. Fair and Alfalfa Festival promises to once again delight both the new and the seasoned fairgoer. Thanks to the tremendous generosity of our sponsors, community partners and hundreds of volunteers, this year’s event is shaping up to be one for the record books. Directors and staff have been hard at work planning several new fan experiences including, the amazing concerts announced and more concert announcements to be revealed shortly.“
Mercy went on to say, “Fair foodies will be thrilled with new tasty Fair food, thrill seekers will appreciate one of the Fair circuits best carnival experiences, and new this year will be an interactive STEM exhibit – sponsored by the Los Angeles County Air Show, Inc. team. I encourage Fair fans to stay connected, by following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram as we’ll be announcing several updates over the next few months.”
The second concert series announcement will be revealed in the next few weeks. Concert tickets go on sale April 1, 2019 at 10AM at avfair.com. Fans are encouraged to purchase concert tickets early, as there is limited concert seating for Gold Circle, Trackside and Standing Room tickets.
Complete ticket information and Fair details are available at avfair.com. The AV Fair is presented by title sponsor, IBEW / NECA and the concert series is made possible by the Palmdale Auto Mall.
81st Annual A.V. Fair & Alfalfa Festival
August 16 – August 25, 2019
“Sweet Delights and Carnival Lights!”