The Sioux Empire Fair is pleased to announce that Hunter Hayes will be performing at the 74th Annual Sioux Empire Fair on Friday, August 9 as part of the Grandstand Concert Series.

Hunter Hayes is the reigning 2012 CMA New Artist of the Year & 2012 Teen Choice winner for Choice Male Country Artist. He has been nominated for three Grammy Awards; including, Best New Artist, Best Country Album, and Best Country Solo Performance for "Wanted". The 55th Grammy Awards will be televised on February 10th at 7 pm Central Time on CBS.

Hunter Hayes' first single, "Storm Warning" became his album's debut Gold Single. His gripping ballad "Wanted" soared to No. 1 on Country Billboard Charts and is played on Top 40 radio stations. "Somebody's Heartbreak" has become the album's third major hit and is now Top 20 on the charts and climbing.

The Hunter Hayes concert will be free with paid gate admission. No confusing seating. No confusing ticket prices. Free with paid gate admission, pure and simple. Keep listening to KIKN as we continue to announce the 2013 Grandstand Concert Series. Perhaps there will be more concerts that will be free with paid gate admission.