- Associated Press - Thursday, June 26, 2014

SPARKS, Nev. (AP) - Joan Osborne and Jefferson Starship are among the entertainers scheduled to headline this Labor Day weekend at the Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off in Sparks.

Organizers announced the lineup Wednesday for the six-day, street festival that runs Aug. 27-Sept. 1 at Victorian Square.

Osborne is a seven-time Grammy nominee whose hits include “Shake Your Hips” and “What if God Was One of Us.” She’ll play that Friday night and classic rockers Jefferson Starship on Sunday night.

Other acts include country favorite Joe Diffie, Boston-based singer-songwriter Eric Hutchinson, the alternative rock band Lit and the funk and soul artists Robert Randolph & the Family Band.

All shows are free.