Officials from the Buchanan County Fair have announced the musical act that will be lighting up their stage this summer. The Independence event is always a huge hit for locals and country music fans alike.

Last year, Warren Zeiders and Trace Adkins took to the stage for a rainy summer performance. You can read more about how Adkins continued to jam out through some rough weather here. 

On Monday, December 18th the news came out about another country star that will be coming to Independence this summer.

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This July, Independence will welcome Eddie Montgomery of Montgomery Gentry to the Buchanan County Fair. The southern rock band has collaborated with artists like Charlie Daniels, Toby Keith, and some members of the Allman Brothers Band.

Montgomery and his collaborator and band mate Troy Gentry have gone on to win a CMA Award for Vocal Duo in 2000. After the death of Gentry in 2017 after a devastating helicopter accident, Eddie Montgomery set out on his own solo career.

When Can I See Eddie Montgomery?

Officials have confirmed that the country star will be taking to the Buchanan County Fair stage on Thursday, July 18th 2024 at 8:00 PM. Doors are set to open for the show at 6:30 PM.

Who Will Be Joining Eddie Montgomery?

The country star will be joined at the show by special guests southern rock band The Kentucky Headhunters. 

When & Where Can I Get Tickets?

Think of it as an early Christmas gift for the country concert goer in your life. Officials from the Buchanan County Fair confirmed that tickets for this summer show will go on sale this week.

Fans will be able to snag their passes to the event on Wednesday, December 20th at 10:00 AM when they go on sale to the public. If you are interested in purchasing tickets to the show, make sure to go to the official Buchanan County Fair website here and follow the ticket link to place your order.

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