Some Big Names Coming to the Fair

By Lauren Maloney

Published 03/17 2014 04:05PM

Updated 03/17 2014 04:12PM

Daughtry is coming back to the Champlain Valley Fair, this time, with some well-known friends.

The idol alum joins "Goo Goo Dolls" in concert Saturday, August 23.  Tickets go on sale this Saturday.

Hunter Hayes has already been announced to close the fair August 31; and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham will be on the main stage Labor Day Weekend.

"It gives people in the community here a chance to see these stars, these national, international stars they otherwise could not see in this market," Tim Shea, of the Champlain Valley Exposition said.

Also new this year, the fair will open a day early, things get underway August 22.

A few more acts are set to be announced.

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