Korn to rock Grandstand on August 22

The New York State Fair has announced that hard-rock group Korn will be playing the grandstand on August 22. Korn will take the stage at 7:30 pm for the Thursday show. Tickets go on sale Saturday August 3 at the State Fair box office for 9 am to noon, or online at

An opening act will be announced later.

"With this show, the Grandstand will provide 10 nights of entertainment. We promised the Fair's fans that we would provide more entertainment this year and we've kept that promise. Korn gives another group of people - fans of hard rock -one more reason to visit their New York State Fair," said New York State Commissioner of Agriculture Darrel J. Aubertine.