Wyoming’s Big Show Announces First Summer 2021 Concert

Wyoming’s Big Show Announces First Summer 2021 Concert

The Sweetwater County Events Complex has announced that Frankie Ballard will perform at Wyoming's Big Show on Thursday, August 5 at 8:30 p.m.

ROCK SPRINGS — The Sweetwater Events Complex is moving full-steam ahead with plans for the 2021 Wyoming’s Big Show. 

The first big concert announcement for 2021 is country star Frankie Ballard. Ballard will hit the stage in the After Dark Concert Series at the fair on Thursday, August 5th at 8:30 pm with support from Genesis Alkali. 

Country-blues-rocker Frankie Ballard released his latest album El Rio to critical acclaim and was selected by Rolling Stone as one of the 25 Best Country and Americana albums of 2016 and The Tennessean as one of the best 16 Nashville albums of 2016.

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With combined album sales of over 450,000 to date and over 150 million total streams across all streaming platforms, Ballard continues to be a country music stand-out, mixing an American heartland rock sound with traditional country and blues.

Ballard’s previous album, Sunshine & Whiskey, produced three consecutive number one singles: the platinum-certified Sunshine and Whiskey;” the gold-certified “Helluva Life;” and one of the Top 3 Billboard Country Airplay songs of 2015, “Young & Crazy.”

He has performed on national television including Today Live with Kelly and Jimmy Kimmel Live. Ballard has performed and toured with Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Bob Seger, Kenny Chesney, Sugarland, Big and Rich as well as at festivals such as Summerfest, Tortuga Music Festival, CMA Fest and many more.

The Sweetwater Events Complex is expecting to host the Wyoming’s Big Show that the community has come to love, according to a press release issued today.

Watch for information on concerts Tuesday through Saturday, as well as a full line up of secondary entertainment and 4-H & FFA events throughout the week.   

Wyoming’s Big Show is produced in cooperation with Explore Rock Springs & Green River, WY.  For the most up to date visit the website at www.SweetwaterEvents.com.