Gates for the California Mid-State Fair open Monday, July 21st, and the list of live entertainment continues to grow. 23 musical acts ranging from hard-rocking tribute bands to well-known local performers will dominate the free stages. Monte Mills & the Lucky Horseshoe Band, and Bear Market Riot will be among 12 bands on the Mission Square stage. The Frontier Stage will feature 11 bands including Blue Öyster Cult, Joe and Martina, and A Thousand Horses. For a complete list of performers visit Mid-State Fair dot com.