Sons of the San Joaquin will be the opening musical band at the 2010 Merced County Fair.
The cowboy band will sing for fairgoers on June 15 in the fairgrounds' Outdoor Theatre. Each night of the fair -- June 15, a Tuesday, through June 20, a Sunday -- an act will perform at 8:30 p.m. in the Outdoor Theatre, where all events are free with admission. Clay Walker, a country music artist, will play June 17. The rest of the entertainment lineup for the fair's run will be announced soon.
The 119th annual Merced County Fair's theme is "Wetlands, Water and Wildlife." For more information, call (209) 722-1507 or e-mail to Info@MercedCountyFair. com or visit the fair's Web site at www.MercedCountyFair.com.
-- Carol Reiter