ZZ Top, Gabriel Iglesias headline first round of Colorado State Fair performers

PUEBLO, Colo. — A variety of performers are scheduled to take the stage at this year’s Colorado State Fair, including country, classic rock, and legendary musicians.

Scheduled to appear are comedian Gabriel Iglesias on Aug. 25, country musician Gary Allen on Aug. 31, rock legends ZZ Top on Sept. 1, Christian-rock band Skillet on Sept. 2 and country singer Hunter Hayes on Sept. 3.

All will perform at the Southwest Motors Events Center.

“Our entertainment lineup is diverse and exciting with a budget-friendly price tag,” Colorado State Fair general manager Sarah Cummings said.

An internet presale begins Friday at 10 a.m. Fair fans can join the

Tickets purchased from Friday to Aug. 24 at 9 p.m. include admission to the fair. Any tickets purchased after Aug. 24 will require the purchase of an additional fair admission ticket.

Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Saturday. They can be purchased online, by calling 866-461-6556 or visiting the Colorado State Fairgrounds.

The Colorado State Fair is Aug. 25 to Sept. 4.