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'Idol's' Kellie Pickler headlines State Fair

Posted October 2, 2011 1:07 p.m. EDT

"American Idol" finalist Kellie Pickler is among the performers for this year's North Carolina State Fair.

Pickler, a native of Albemarle, N.C., will close out the fair on Oct. 23.

Here is a full list of performers and ticket prices:
Thursday, Oct.13 Craig Campbell ($5)
Friday, Oct. 14 Skillet ($15)
Saturday, Oct. 15 (Artist will be announced Aug. 1) ($5)
Sunday, Oct. 16 Tift Merritt ($5)
Monday, Oct. 17 Steel Magnolia ($5)
Tuesday, Oct. 18 George Jones ($10)
Wednesday, Oct. 19 David Nail ($5)
Thursday, Oct. 20 Dionne Warwick ($10)
Friday, Oct. 21 Newsboys ($10)
Saturday, Oct. 22 Kansas ($10)
Sunday, Oct. 23 Kellie Pickler ($15)

Online ticket sales go until the day of the concert unless it sells out beforehand.

Once the Fair starts, tickets can be purchased at the North Dorton Box Office outside Dorton Arena or online. Concert tickets sold online will be charged a 15 percent convenience fee. Fair admission is not included in ticket price.