Six acts announced for Northwest Bank Stage at 2022 Fair
August 4, 2022
Spencer, Iowa — The Northwest Bank Stage will feature six different quality acts at the 2022 Clay County Fair powered by SMU, September 10-18. This is just a portion of the $180,000 in free entertainment offered to fairgoers.
Kicking off the Fair September 10-12 is stand-up comedian, Mike Brody. Since he started comedy at an open mic in Iowa in 2000, he has devoted his life to perfecting the delivery of his high-energy act. His passion for his craft will draw fairgoers into his comical world.
Also, September 10-12 the country/rock group Coyote Wild will return to rock their way at the Fair. Whether a devotee of classic rock or a true country fan at heart, Coyote Wild brings the best mix of both classic and current rock and country.
Divas through the Decades (September 13-15) pays tribute to some of the most influential female vocalists in American pop music, featuring songs from the 40’s through today’s current hits. The show features music made famous by various divas including Tina Turner, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Celine Dion, Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Madonna, Beyonce, Shania Twain, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, and many more.
On September 13-15, A Spoonful of Love will make their Fair debut. Created by and led by long time Lovin’ Spoonful drummer Mike Arturi, the show features music that influenced Lovin’ Spoonful as they were creating their unique sound as well as music from the heart of the ‘60s that they themselves went on to influence.
Take an authentic trip back to the ‘50s with The Holy Rocka Rollaz on September 16-18. Featuring the rock ‘n’ roll music of Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Johnny Cash, Brenda Lee, Patsy Cline, Eddie Cochran, Bill Haley & The Comets, this high-energy Minneapolis trio has been bringing their exciting show to venues for years and is a Fair favorite
Finishing the Fair September 16-18 is B2wins another new act to the Fair. Led by charismatic twin brothers from Rio de Janeiro, they combine a plethora of genres into a live show that is equal parts rock concert, jam session, dance party and house party. Growing up in the violent slums of Brazil, the Twins began playing classical music on violins their father made by hand. They used music as an escape from their reality and began teaching others in their neighborhood. After being featured on National Public Radio, the Twins were invited to the U.S. on full ride music scholarships.
About The Clay County Fair & Events Center Rooted in Tradition, the Clay County Fair & Events Center is a year-round facility that annually hosts more than 300 events, including its signature event, the Clay County Fair powered by SMU. Known as “The World’s Greatest County Fair” since 1917, the Fair attracts more than 325,000 guests each September for nine days of world-class entertainment, competition, food, fun, and the largest farm machinery show at any fair in the United States. Additional information can be found at claycountyfair.com.