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Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will be playing at the 2019 Northern Wisconsin State Fair on Saturday, July 13 on Leinenkugel's Main Stage at 8pm!

Get your tickets today:

Ticket Prices (Will Increase by $5 Day of Show):
VIP Experience $125.00/person (includes front 3 rows Premium Seat) - VIP Sold Out
Premium Seating (front 4 -10 rows) $50.00
Reserve Seating (remaining seats in infield: $30.00
Grandstand Assigned Seating $20.00
Note, all concert tickets increase $5.00 day of show.

VIP AREA EXPERIENCE (Joan Jett VIP is Officially Sold Out)
Enjoy the following from 5-10 pm on Saturday, July 13:
1 Premium Seat in Front 3 Rows (NEW to VIP this Year!)
1 Adult General Fair Admission Ticket
1 VIP Care Package
A catered meal
Refreshments (beer, wine, soda, and water)
Independent lounge area
Restrooms w/ A/C
Separate Entry/Exit to VIP Area 5pm-10pm
**VIP Sold Out**

Want to join the Northern Wisconsin State Fair and Northwestern Bank in giving back to our community?!

The Northern Wisconsin State Fair will donate $1 from every Northwestern Bank grandstand ticket sold for both Fri, July 12 (Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy and DJ SInister) and Sat, July 13 (yet to be announced) acts to the Troop #3055 Memorial Fund at the Community Foundation of Chippewa County. Additionally, Northwestern Bank will donate $5 per Northwestern Bank Grandstand ticket sold, up to $25,000, to the Troop #3055 Memorial Fund.

Please note: Premium, Reserve, and Grandstand Seats do NOT include 2019 Fair Gate Admission. You must purchase a General Admission ticket per concert ticket purchased in order to enter the fairgrounds.

Thank You to Our Sponsors:
Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Co.
General Beer Northwest - Official

Joan Jett is an originator, an innovator, and a visionary. As the leader of the hard- rocking Blackhearts, with whom she has become a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, she's had eight platinum and gold albums and nine Top 40 singles, including the classics "Bad Reputation," "I Love Rock 'N' Roll," "I Hate Myself For Loving You," and "Crimson and Clover." Her independent record label, Blackheart Records, was founded in 1980 after she was rejected by no less than 23 labels. Blackheart is one of the longest running indie labels and continues to give voice to new bands. Jett has acted in movies and television, including 1987's Light Of Day, and in a Tony-nominated Broadway musical, The Rocky Horror Show. She has appeared on such acclaimed television shows as Oprah (the last season) and Law and Order.

As a producer, she has overseen albums by Bikini Kill, Circus Lupus, as well as the Germs' LA punk masterpiece, GI.

Her music has become a permanent force in mainstream culture. A version of "I Hate Myself for Loving You” was reworked for NBC's Sunday Night Football theme song, “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night”, and was performed for 9 seasons by the likes of Pink, Faith Hill and Carrie Underwood.

Since co-founding the Runaways, the pioneering all-girl punk quintet, at age 15, Jett's determination and drive have kept her in the public eye. Jett was able to see her story told in The Runaways, the film based on (lead singer of The Runaways) Cherie Currie's book Neon Angel starring Kristen Stewart as Jett, and her fellow A-lister Dakota Fanning as Currie. Jett was close to the project: She served as an executive producer. Jett and the Blackhearts released their latest record, 'Unvarnished,' in 2013 and continue touring the globe to throngs of adoring fans.

Joan Jett has spent her lifetime breaking barriers and challenging expectations - this is, after all, a woman who is both a spokesperson for PETA and a devoted supporter of the US Military. She's fought hard for all of her historic accomplishments, yet she remains humble and appreciative.

"I've had a blessed career," she says. "I consider myself so lucky to have been able to do things my own way."

Get ready for July 13 and listen to "Any Weather" by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts:


Jul 13 2019 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Northern Wisconsin State Fair