Featured Entertainment at the Schuylkill County Fair

Monday, August 1: Another Side

Classic rock ‘n’ roll the way you remember and want from a local classic rock band that’s been popular for 20 years. The six-piece band includes a fiddle player who helps add some country and pop songs on the fiddle. The band are known for their strong harmonies and focus on music from the 1960s to the 1980s, with some “newer” songs from the 1990s. Expect a powerful show of upbeat music/party tunes that everyone can sing and dance too, as well as full professional sound and lighting production.

Performances at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

another side
another side
another side
another side
another side
another side
another side
another side
another side

Tuesday, August 2: Rachel Horter

Rachel Horter is a Schuylkill County singer-songwriter now based in Nashville, Tennessee. His musical style incorporates all things country, adding an R&B influence mixed with a bit of soul.

She started her love for singing and entertaining at a young age which continued through high school. After graduating, she decided to postpone college and move to Nashville to pursue her dream of becoming an artist.

Since then, she’s performed at iconic Nashville venues and events, also enjoying her weekly gig at Blake Shelton’s Ole Red in downtown Nashville. She had the opportunity to tour Germany and one of her most memorable shows was an opening performance for country music legend Loretta Lynn. Rachel also featured three songs in Hallmark Channel’s “Switched for Christmas” with Candace Cameron Bure as well as placements in four other Hallmark Christmas movies in 2018. She enjoys recording covers for her YouTube channel, which has earned her over 6 million views. and tens of thousands of subscribers.

Rachel has released the official music video for her debut single, “How Lucky” on youtube and her debut EP, “Lucky” is now available on all platforms.

Performances at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Rachel Horter

Wednesday August 3: Jeremiah James & The Revival

Very entertaining and acclaimed southern rock, classic rock and country music. This highly entertaining and acclaimed show has entertained in cities across the country and is sure to satisfy any live music lover. Jeremiah has been singing and performing since he was a child. His father played the 5-string banjo and family time was often spent with his father playing old country and bluegrass. Another early musical influence was Jeremiah’s late grandmother. She played popular and secular keyboard music for decades in the Lehigh Valley. Performing at family gatherings in his early teens and then in various rock bands in high school and college, Jeremiah believes he got his real musical education in the working-class drinking establishments of the Northeast.

Jeremiah James
Jeremiah James

Thursday, August 4: Amish Outlaws

Play any songs that other bands are too embarrassed to play. Four of the original six band members were born and raised in Lancaster with strict Amish upbringings. But their spirits were too wild for the Amish lifestyle. There is an Amish tradition known as “Rumspringa” in which 16-year-old Amish children are given the opportunity to live without the strict Amish code of conduct before deciding if they want to return and be baptized into the church. Amish. In the years since their Rumspringa, the members of the Amish Outlaws have acclimated very well to the pleasures and vices of the modern world…music, especially. So, with a daring lust for life and a fire for music and performance that can only come from 16 years of repression, the Amish Outlaws have been unleashed on the world.

Performances at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Amish Outlaw
Amish Outlaw

Friday August 5: Brandon Bennett with the Spin-Outs

Elvis Presley tribute artist and backing band. Brandon Bennett hails from South Louisiana and is known around the world for his award-winning talent in the tribute industry. During his more than 20 years in the business, Brandon has been part of a diverse scene paying tribute to the greatest artist of our time. Brandon was awarded the title of “Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist” by Elvis Presley Enterprises. Featured TV appearances on “The Late Show with David Letterman”, “The NBC Nightly News”, “The Ricki Lake Show”, and “American Hot Rod”. Starring roles in the feature film “The Elvis Story” and the Tony Award Winning Musical “Million Dollar Quartet” as well as featured performances at numerous professional sporting events. Brandon has the honor of working with members of several of Elvis Presley’s band members. Brandon has also produced and performed in his own musical revue.

Performances at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

Brandon Bennett as Elvis
Brandon Bennett as Elvis
Brandon Bennett as Elvis

Saturday, August 6, 7 p.m.: Jesse Wade

A “tribute band to hard-hitting country blues and rock. This local outlaw act has been entertaining audiences for decades as Jesse and his band deliver energetic performances spanning the music of country greats, from George Jones and Patsy Cline to Travis Tritt and Jason Aldean. The band plays in venues across Pennsylvania,

Jesse Wade
Jesse Wade

Saturday, August 6, 9 p.m.: Little Texas

A multiple Grammy-nominated vocal group that rocks the country music world with an energetic sound. Since bursting onto the scene in the early 1990s, Little Texas have become one of the top vocal groups in the industry. Nearly 3,000 shows and eight albums later (with over 7 million units sold) and celebrating the 30th anniversary of their first appearance on the country music charts, it’s easy to see why the band earned the moniker. of “Hardest Working Band in Country Music”. Little Texas has racked up 11 Top 20 singles (with three Top 10s and three No. 1s) and received multiple Grammy, CMA, and ACM nominations, winning the Top Vocal Group’s ACM of 1993. To date, members of the group continued to write or co-write, record and play every note on every single they released. From their first single “Some Guys Have All the Love”, which provided the group with their first top 10 hit, to the top 5 ballads “You and Forever and Me”, listeners have been blown away by the group’s intricate harmonies. .

Little Texas
Little Texas

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