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Michael W. Smith to perform at 2019 Clay County Fair

The Clay County Fair has announced Michael W. Smith with special guest We Are Messengers as part of the SRG Concert Series in the Sleep Number Grandstand at the 2019 Clay County Fair on Tuesday, September 10 at 7:30 p.m.

“One of the most iconic contemporary Christian artists of all time coupled with one of the best of the up-and-coming artists will make for an unforgettable Family Night at the Fair,” said CCF Manager Jeremy Parsons. During a storied career spanning more than three decades, multi-Platinum artist and bestselling author Michael W. Smith has written 35 No. 1 singles and sold more than 15 million albums while accumulating numerous accolades, including three GRAMMY® Awards, 45 Dove Awards, an American Music Award and, most recently, induction into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. We Are Messengers (photo provided)

Originally from Ireland, We Are Messengers saw their career explode with the release of their self-titled debut album in 2016. The album earned them their first Dove Award nomination for New Artist of the Year and included Top 5 hits “Everything Comes Alive,” “Magnify” and “Point to You.”

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Clay County Fair announces this year’s free entertainment lineup

Alligators, Elvis, bucking bulls, lumber jills, and roving circus stars are just a few examples of the more than 400 shows and $200,000 in entertainment that will be offered FREE to fairgoers during the 2018 Clay County Fair, September 8-16. “Our goal each year is to provide unique, fun entertainment that will appeal to all ages,” said Fair Manager Jeremy Parsons. “We have definitely hit the mark this year with hundreds of performances that will be scattered all through the Fair.”

Below is a complete listing of acts, performance locations, and performance dates. Specific information on each act, as well as performance times, can be found at www.claycountyfair.com. Discovery Stage
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