Press Release

Dwight Yoakam, Goo Goo Dolls, Roger Daltrey, Chase Rice to perform at Pacific Amphitheatre this summer; plus, more live bands at The Hangar during the 2021 OC Fair

Costa Mesa, Calif. (June 7, 2021) – OC Fair has announced several new concerts as part of the Toyota Summer Concert Series at Pacific Amphitheatre this summer, plus several new performances have been scheduled for The Hangar during the 2021 OC Fair.

Tickets for these shows go on sale Saturday, June 12, at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster.


Dwight Yoakam with special guest Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys
Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $25-$65

Dwight Yoakam will perform songs from Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars, the new album he says has been gratifying partly “because the songs feel new for me,” and partly because of the proper salute he was finally able to give bluegrass. “I hope we did justice to the legacy of that genre and kept the spirit of reckless abandon,” Yoakam says.

Goo Goo Dolls with special guest Sister Hazel
Post-Fair show: Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $37.50-$77.50

Drawing on more than three decades together, the four-time Grammy Award-nominated record-breaking multiplatinum rock band – John Rzeznik and Robby Takac – supply a real sense of hope and a whole lot of heart on their 12th full-length album, Miracle Pill.

Roger Daltrey – Hits and Rarities of The Who and Roger Daltrey
Post-Fair show: Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021, 8:15 p.m.
Tickets are $40-$80

If any one member of The Who can be said to be the group’s founding member it is singer Roger Daltrey. He now tirelessly divides his time between working with The Who and with his solo band, as well as continuing to devote a huge amount of his time to the Teenage Cancer Trust and Teen Cancer America.

Chase Rice with special guest Breland
Post-Fair show: Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $20-$60

On the heels of The Album’s two-part release (with the promise of more to follow), comes Chase Rice’s new single “Drinkin’ Beer. Talkin’ God. Amen” featuring old friends Florida Georgia Line. Rice isn’t just continuing the momentum he’s built – he’s kicking it up a notch.


Private Eyes – The Premier Tribute to Hall & Oates
Wednesday, July 21, 2021, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets are $17.50-$22.50

This Los Angeles-based band is the only Hall & Oates tribute to feature note-for-note renditions of all the greatest hits as well as some choice fan favorites.

Flashback Heart Attack
Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets are $17.50-$22.50

Flashback Heart Attack redefines the ’80s experience. It’s a highly specialized, nationally acclaimed ’80s show that will have guests talking well after the event is over.

I Am King – The Michael Jackson Experience
Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, 8:30 p.m.
Tickets are $22.50-$27.50

This is as close as you’ll get to seeing the King of Pop live in concert! Michael Firestone can sing while mastering the the intense dancing MJ was so famous for.

Atomic Punks and Motley Inc. – Tributes to Early Van Halen and Motley Crue
Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021, 8 p.m.
Tickets are $20-$25

The Atomic Punks are a tribute to early Van Halen, the David Lee Roth era. They’ll perform with Motley Inc., a tribute to Motley Crue.

Tickets to these shows go on sale Saturday, June 12, at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster. Concert tickets include same-day admission to the OC Fair. The 2021 OC Fair is July 16-Aug. 15, open Wednesday-Sunday. Advance tickets are required. More information about this year’s OC Fair can be found on our FAQs.

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