Today the Indiana State Fair unveiled an additional round of shows for its 2023 list of scheduled concerts as a part of the Hoosier Lottery Free Stage schedule, July 28 through August 20 (Fair is closed Mondays and Tuesdays). The Hoosier Lottery Free Stage has become a summertime staple for concert goers and music lovers. The line-up each year consists of some of music’s most legendary and diverse acts and this year is no exception. All shows at the Hoosier Lottery Free Stage are free with paid fair admission and seating is first-come, first-served. All shows start at 7:30 p.m., unless noted otherwise.

*NEW Shows just announcement today for 2023 Hoosier Lottery Free Stage at the Indiana State Fair schedule includes:

  • Clint Black – Friday, July 28 (opening day)
  • Samantha Fish ft. Jesse Dayton – Saturday, July 29*
  • Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Adventure – Sunday, July 30 (11am & 2pm)
  • Home Free – Sunday, July 30 (7:30pm)
  • Keith Sweat – Wednesday, August 2
  • Retro Rewind 90’s Night featuring DJ Kurt Streblow – Thursday, August 3
  • STYX – Friday, August 4
  • Quiet Riot – Saturday, August 5*
  • TobyMac – Sunday, August 6
  • Three Dog Night – Wednesday, August 9*
  • Gin Blossoms – Friday, August 11
  • Skillet – Sunday, August 13*
  • Happy Together Tour 2023 featuring The Turtles, Little Anthony, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, The Vogues, The Classics IV, The Cowsills  – Wednesday, August 16
  • Latino Fest en la Feria del Estado de Indiana presented by Radio Latino 107.1FM con Noel Torres – Thursday, August 17*
  • Buddy Guy: Damn Right Farewell – Friday, August 18
  • Breland – Saturday, August 19*
  • Gospel Music Festival featuring CeCe Winans, presented by WTLC AM & FM – Sunday, August 20

High resolution artist images are available by request or by visiting the State Fair media center photo gallery at

As title sponsor of the Free Stage, the Hoosier Lottery is inviting fairgoers 18 or older to enter the free myLOTTERY All-Inclusive Indiana State Fair Prize Package promotion. Six people will win State Fair tickets, parking, Free Stage premium seating, Hoosier Lottery Prize Pack, autographed Indiana Pacers jersey, and Indiana Fever tickets. Enter by signing up to become a myLOTTERY member or confirming your existing account at by July 9, 2023. Promotional odds are dependent upon the number of entries received. 

There will be a limited amount of reserved viewing area tickets sold later this summer for these concerts. The 2023 Indiana State Fair is scheduled to open on Friday, July 28 and runs through August 20, when you can enjoy The Greatest 18 Days of Summer at this iconic Hoosier tradition. For more information, please visit or follow the Indiana State Fair on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The Indiana State Fair will be highlighted by its 2023 theme The State That Grew The Game presented by Pacers Sports & Entertainment.