SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -

Big names in country and rock music highlight the grandstand acts of the 2014 Ozark Empire Fair.

Third Eye Blind opens the fair Thursday, July 24.  The 1990s alternative rock band will sing several Top 10 hits, including "Jumper," "How's it going to be" and "Semi-Charmed Life."

Rising country music star Easton Corbin takes the stage Sunday, July 27.  The Florida native's hits include "Loving you is fun" and "Roll with it."  He will appear with special guest "The Farm." 

The fair is offering special VIP pit tickets for both concerts.  It includes admission to the fair and a $5 food voucher.  That special lasts through May 31.   Go online at  ozarkempirefair.org to buy tickets.

Grandstand Acts:

  • Third Eye Blind - July 24
  • Randy Houser with the Mark Chapman Band - July 25
  • Outlaw Nationals Truck Show - July 26
  • Easton Corbin, with special guest The Farm - July 27
  • Stadium Cross Racing and Freestyle - July 30
  • Truck and Tractor Pull - July 31
  • Extreme International Rodeo  August 1-2