Noah Thompson will open for John Michael Montgomery and Walker Montgomery
WHAT: The Kentucky State fair announced Noah Thompson, the winner of the 20th season of American Idol who hails from Louisa, Kentucky, is joining the lineup of the Texas Roadhouse Concert Series. He will perform on Wednesday, August 24 opening for fellow Kentuckians John Michael Montgomery and Walker Montgomery.
Thompson was introduced to music at a young age by his father who taught him how to play guitar. As a teenager, he began posting covers of country songs to social media and continued to pursue music while working in construction. A friend encouraged him to audition for American Idol. During the show, he built a fan base with his humble charm and country vocal style. His most recent single, a cover of Rihanna’s song Stay, released today.
- August 18 at 8 p.m. – Russell Dickerson with special guest Tyler Booth
- August 19 at 8 p.m. – Con Funk Shun with special guest Midnight Star
- August 20 at 8 p.m. – Black Stone Cherry with special guest Ayron Jones
- August 21 at 8 p.m. – Oak Ridge Boys with special guest Lorrie Morgan
- August 22 at 8 p.m. – We The Kingdom with special guest Ann Wilson
- August 23 at 8 p.m. – Happy Together Tour
- August 24 at 8 p.m. – John Michael Montgomery and Walker Montgomery with special guest Noah Thompson
- August 25 at 8 p.m. – Night Ranger with special guest Noah Guthrie
- August 26 at 8 p.m. – Trace Adkins with special guest Brassfield
- August 27 at 8 p.m. – Niko Moon with special guest Alex Miller
- August 28 at 6 p.m. – Lee Greenwood with special guest Darryl Worley
WHEN The Kentucky State Fair is August 18-28, 2022
|Days||Outside||Inside||Thrill Ville Rides|
|Mondays – Thursdays||10am – 10pm||10am – 8pm||3pm-10pm|
|Fridays||10am – 11pm||10am – 9pm||3pm-11pm|
|Saturdays||10am – 11pm||10am – 9pm||1pm-11pm|
|1st Sunday, August 20||10am – 11pm||10am – 8pm||1pm-11pm|
|2nd Sunday, August 28||10am – 10pm||10am – 6pm||1pm – 10pm|
Admission ends one hour before the outdoor closing time each day. Hours of operation are subject to weather conditions. Midway ride wristband sales end one hour before closing time. Ride ticket sales end 30 minutes before closing time each day.
Minor Attendance Policy – Fairgoers under 18 years old entering after 6 p.m. must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian 21 years of age or older. Proof of age is required. IDs will be verified at the gate.
ADMISSION Early bird tickets are available through Aug. 5 at $8 per person and includes parking. Admission at the gate is $10 per person and $10 parking per vehicle.
Kentucky State Fair admission is now available online via Ticketmaster.
WHERE Kentucky Exposition Center