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Scotty's State Fair show sells out

Posted December 6, 2011

Tickets for Garner native and “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery's 2012 N.C. State Fair performance have already sold out.

Officials announced last week that McCreery will perform at Dorton Arena on Oct. 15. The rest of the concert lineup for the Oct. 11-21 fair will be announced next summer.

Tickets for McCreery's show went on sale Monday morning on the State Fair website.


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  • computer trainer Dec 7, 2011

    WOW!! Bunch of whiners here today. Want some cheese to go with it??

    Scotty is a nice young man, with a nice family and a great future ahead of him. He is young, but at least he appears to have his head on right. I suspect some folks are just jealous!

  • Chairman of the Bored Dec 7, 2011

    "Mike, if you would listen, everyone who sings in the Macy's parade lip syncs..." LoveSomeGolo

    Not everyone, lip syncing means you move your mouth to the music playing. Scott not only did not do that, he didn't even hold the microphone to his mouth!

  • Classified Dec 7, 2011

    Mike, if you would listen, everyone who sings in the Macy's parade lip syncs...

    They're not charging you to listen.

  • dwntwnboy Dec 7, 2011

    I tried to get tickets just for the resale value of them! Could have paid a bill or two with the extra cash!!

  • trxlr123 Dec 7, 2011

    Okay so he just now has become a famous singer in the past 6 months...Maybe one day he will write his own music. Everyone Lip syncs in the Macys parade. That's just how they have to do it....stop discrediting somebody that obvious has a lot of talent and gives his credit to God and is an all around good guy!! What has he done to you Mike?

  • mediawatcher Dec 6, 2011

    George Strait doesn't write songs either and it certainly hasn't hurt his career. Some people write songs, some people sing them, and some do both. And some can't do either. So what?

  • Whiskeykel part two Dec 6, 2011

    Not everyone likes Scotty. It doesn't mean they're jealous.

  • 2gurlz2boyzMom Dec 6, 2011

    that's sad... hey maybe he should just do a performance at the local high schools, and all the money raised can go to the charity of choice by the school.

  • sponger246 Dec 6, 2011

    Mike, everyone who sings in the Macy's Parade lip syncs. Scotty was not the only one to be off que in the parade. Avril Lavigne did not start when her music started either.

  • LuvLivingInCary Dec 6, 2011

    i thought the $25 was way to steep for a state fair concert.. and why can't they wait till next year to sell the tickets like everyone else. i guess the state wants the money early to settle the medicaid shortfall.

    sorry scottie got mixed up in this one.