Three more Main Stage shows for the 2008 Wisconsin State Fair are booked and it's hair, fighting and old-school on the card.
First up, Queensryche and Ratt on Friday, Aug. 1.
A new approach at the Main Stage is slated for Monday, Aug. 4 at 8 p.m., when Gladiators Fighting “MMA in the Cage” takes over the venue for the first time in the Fair’s history. The evening features eight professional Mixed Martial Arts fights in a steel cage positioned on the track of the venue.
Finally, it's “Motownphilly,” “It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye to Yesterday,” “End of the Road,” “I’ll Make Love to You,” "On Bended Knee” and more on Friday, Aug. 8 as Boyz II Men take the Main Stage with Midnight Star.
Tickets for all three shows go on sale Saturday, April 19 at 10 a.m.
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