- Associated Press - Monday, December 5, 2016

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Canadian rock band Nickelback is the first show confirmed for the Minnesota State Fair’s 2017 Grandstand Concert Series.

Nickelback is scheduled to play Aug. 24 on opening night of the Great Minnesota Get-Together.

Tickets range from $65 to $80 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m.

Additional Grandstand artists will be announced throughout the next several months.

Nickelback has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide.

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