2021 Grandstand Shows

Toby Keith - Thursday September 2, 2021

Toby Keith GS

 Tickets on sale now.

2017 buy tickets

2017 buy parking

Singer, songwriter, musician, producer, entertainer and humanitarian Toby Keith is returning to The Great Allentown Fair on Thursday, September 2, 2021

Keith started pumping out gold albums and hits throughout the 1990s. His breakthrough single “Should’ve Been A Cowboy” just celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2018. From the moment that song was released and shot up the charts to become his first No. 1, the engine driving Keith has been music. He writes, arranges, produces, and releases his music on his own record label, Show Dog Nashville.

Keith's albums have sold more than 40 million copies. His tours have drawn more than a million fans each year for more than a decade straight, with recent expansion into Europe and Australia.

With special guests Matt Stell and Laine Hardy.

Tickets to the show are $30, $59 and $89 and include admission into the Fair. 

Carrie Underwood - Friday September 3, 2021

CU Grandstand

 Tickets on sale now.

 2017 buy tickets

 2017 buy parking

Carrie Underwood, the seven-time GRAMMY® Award winning country music vocal powerhouse, is returning to The Great Allentown Fair with special guest: Dan Smalley..

Underwood has sold over 64 million records worldwide and has recorded 27 #1 singles, 14 of which she co-wrote. Since winning American Idol in 2005, she has become a true multi-format, multi-media superstar, spanning achievements in music, television, and film.

She released the Gold-certified studio album Cry Pretty in the fall of 2018, her first on Capitol Records Nashville that includes the RIAA Gold-certified hit “Love Wins,” marking the first time she has co-produced her own album. The title track and lead single, co-produced and co-written by Underwood, topped the iTunes Top Songs charts in 12 countries.

Tickets for Carrie Underwood will be available at the Fair Box Office on the Allentown Fairgrounds and online at Ticketmaster.com. 

Tickets are $79, $99 and $119 and include admission into the Fair

AJR - Sunday September 5, 2021

AJR Grandstand

Tickets on sale July 23.

2017 buy tickets

2017 buy parking

Multiplatinum indie pop trio AJR is coming to The Great Allentown Fair on Sunday, September 5. AJR unassumingly emerged as a hit-making outlier and one of the biggest indie bands in the world.

The name "AJR" comes from the first initials of the three brothers, Adam (bass, vocals), Jack (vocals, guitar), and Ryan (ukulele, piano, vocals). The band writes, produces, and mixes their material in the living room of their apartment in New York City.

Since 2012, the trio has generated billions of streams and earned one triple-platinum single, one double-platinum single, four platinum singles, and one platinum album.

Joining AJR as a special guests are lovelytheband and Brooklyn-based indie folk band Daisy the Great.

Tickets for AJR will be available at the Fair Box Office on the Allentown Fairgrounds and online at Ticketmaster.com. Special box office hours will be held July 23 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and every Thursday, thereafter, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tickets are $39, $59 and $79 and include admission into the Fair.

 J & J Demolition Derby - Monday, September 6

demo derby 2021 grandstand

 Tickets on sale now.

2017 buy tickets 

 

The J & J Demolition Derby is a Labor Day tradition where fenders fly on the Allentown Fairground’s historic racetrack as drivers, crash and smash into each other in qualifying heats until the last vehicle running becomes The Beast of the East Champion.

Three fender crunching heats, featuring full size cars, 80’s or newer and compact cars will return to the Fair along with a new exhibition that includes the battery operated riding toys, Power Wheels. The Kids Power Wheels exhibition allows children ages 4-10 to show off their driving skills on the historic racetrack.

Tickets for the J & J Demolition Derby will be available at the Fair Box Office on the Allentown Fairgrounds and online at Ticketmaster.com.

Tickets are $15 and $10 for ages 12 and under and include admission into the Fair.