Mid-State Fair

Asleep at the Wheel, B.J. Thomas to play free Mid-State Fair concerts

Country band Asleep at the Wheel will perform July 28 at the California Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles.
Country band Asleep at the Wheel will perform July 28 at the California Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles.

Country band Asleep at the Wheel and pop singer B.J. Thomas are among the acts performing for free at the California Mid-State Fair this summer.

Thomas will play two concerts July 26 at the Frontier Stage of the Paso Robles Event Center. A five-time Grammy Award winner, his pop, country and gospel hits include “Hooked on a Feeling,” “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” and “(Hey Won’t You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song.”

Asleep at the Wheel, which performs twice on July 28, has garnered nine Grammys. The group’s songs include “The Letter That Johnny Walker Read,” “Hot Rod Lincoln” and “House of Blue Lights.”

Also slated to take the Frontier Stage is Bruce Springsteen tribute band Bruce in the U.S.A., which performs July 20.

All of those concerts are free with paid fair admission.

The California Mid-State Fair runs July 20 through July 31 at the Paso Robles Event Center, 2198 Riverside Ave. in Paso Robles For more information, call 1-800-909-FAIR (3247) or visit www.midstatefair.com.

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