As the largest attraction in the state, the Washington State Fair draws in over a million people to the festival’s concerts, rodeo, food, rides, and more at the Puyallup Fairgrounds. The 2013 festivities will include the Chinese lantern festival, “Luminasia,” as well as a rodeo, laser show, Cirque Magnifique , animal exhibits and plenty of art, culture and kids events.
Nothing can match the showmanship of a seasoned band, many of which have spent decades on tour tweaking its performances and adding new flourishes to old songs to give fans exactly what they want out of a live concert. This fall, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to see veterans of the touring circuit on stages across the country, with a handful highlighted below.
Jimmy Buffet… more
Few rise-to-fame stories have captured the imagination as much as that of the Four Seasons. The young, Italian New Jersey natives struggled with love, ambition, and even mobsters as they rose to become one of the most iconic groups of the 1960s. This captivating narrative has been brought to life on Broadway in the long-running jukebox musical “Jersey Boys” and the production… more
The annual release of the Preseason AP Top 25 signifies the start of another thrilling year of college football, and while the rankings are only an early indication of what is to come, they do provide a starting point by which to measure the year’s biggest games.
Mark your calendars for these exciting showdowns, which may figure prominently into the ultimate BCS picture, and tak… more
Miley Cyrus wasn’t the only one making headlines following the recent 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. During the broadcast, rapper Eminem announced via a Beats by Dre commercial news of a forthcoming album due out Nov. 5. Titled “MMLP2” (Marshall Mathers LP 2), the album will be his first since 2010’s “Recovery” and a follow-up of sorts to his 2000 releas… more