Maroulis, Cabo, Trixter, Riff among State Fair Meadowlands performers

Constantine Maroulis performs at State Fair Meadowlands, July 9.

Constantine Maroulis performs at State Fair Meadowlands, July 9.

“American Idol” alumnus Constantine Maroulis, Manny Cabo of “The Voice,” ’90s pop-metal hitmakers Trixter, R&B vocal group Riff and rising country star Chase Bryant will be among the performers at this year’s State Fair Meadowlands, which takes place from June 23 to July 10 at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford.

Admission to these concerts is included with all tickets to the fair, which includes more than 150 rides and other attractions, including pig races, a petting zoo, magic and hypnosis shows, and Batcopter rides.

Here is a schedule of the music performances:

June 23, 8 p.m.: Trixter
June 24, 8 and 10 p.m.: Riff
June 25: 7 p.m.: “Cousin Brucie’s Palisades Park Reunion IV” with Bobby Rydell, The Fireflies, Passions, The Mello-Kings, and The Supergirls Group (featuring members of The Exciters, The Cookies, The Jaynetts, The Hearts, The Raindrops, and Reparta & The Delrons).
June 27, 8 and 10 p.m.: The Weekenders
June 28, 8 p.m.: Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot (Billy Joel tribute)
June 29, 8 and 10 p.m.: Blame It on the Girl
June 30, 8 and 10 p.m.: Rubix Kube
July 1, 8 and 10 p.m.: Under a Ton
July 2, 2 and 3:15 p.m.: Free Country
July 2, 8 and 10 p.m.: Epoch Failure
July 3, 2 and 3:15 p.m.: Treble
July 3, 6 and 8 p.m.: Bubba Grouch
July 3, 10:15 and 11:30 p.m.: Manny Cabo and Friends (featuring Carey Murdoch, Amanda Ayala, Devon Nickoles, Emily Keener)
July 4, 2 and 3:15 p.m.: P.D. Brody
July 4: 10:15 and 11:30 p.m.: Toy Canon
July 5, 8 and 10 p.m.: Lauren Davidson
July 6, 8 and 10 p.m.: Ayla Gentiletti
July 7, 8 p.m.: Chase Bryant, Nikki Briar and the Sweetbriar Band
July 8, 8 and 10 p.m.: Goodbye Friday
July 9, 2 and 3:15 p.m.: Plaid Brixx
July 9, 8 p.m.: Constantine Maroulis, Hey Monea!
July 10, 3 and 5 p.m.: Gypsy (Stevie Nicks tribute)
July 10, 8 and 10 p.m.: Giana Lynn

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