Officials announced this week the addition of THIRD DAY, Easton Corbin, A Thousand Horses and the U.S. FMX National Championship Motocross Series to the 2015 State Fair of West Virginia Concert Series.\r\n\r\nThe Contemporary Christian Band THIRD DAY will take the stage on Saturday, Aug. 15 at 8 p.m., while country newcomers A Thousand Horses will open up for Easton Corbin on Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 8 p.m. The U.S. FMX National Motocross event, a free show, will end the Fair on Sunday, Aug. 23 at 3 p.m.\r\n\r\nTickets for THIRD DAY and Easton Corbin with A Thousand Horses will go on sale Friday, May 1 at 10 a.m. and can only be purchased via Etix at www.statefairofwv.com or by calling 1-800-514-ETIX (3849) Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. or Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.\r\n\r\n\u201cWe are happy to welcome the latest acts to our 2015 State Fair of West Virginia Concert Series,\u201d CEO Kelly Collins stated. \u201cAll three acts bring something different to our lineup and with just over 100 days until we open the gates, we are excited!\u201d\r\n\r\nSaturday, Aug. 15, 8 p.m., THIRD DAY - Celebrating a powerful and uplifting 20+ years since the original independent release of the band\u2019s GOLD selling self-titled debut album, THIRD DAY - which Billboard has called \u201cone of the best rock bands, period\u201d - forges new but familiar ground on its 12th studio album, Lead Us Back: Songs of Worship. Looking beyond the extraordinary stats and accolades including 30 #1 singles, more than 8.5 million albums sold, 24 GMA Dove Awards, four Grammys, an American Music Award and being honored as a Georgia Music Hall of Fame inductee, the band is focusing on the spirit of worship and a pure consistency that has driven all of its recordings and live performances, and has always inspired its loyal fans to draw closer to God.\r\n\r\nMac Powell (lead vocals), Mark Lee (guitars), Tai Anderson (bass) and David Carr (drums), extol the eternal virtues of \u201cOur Deliverer\u201d and \u201cMaker\u201d while asking Him to \u201cLead Us Back\u201d to the passionate faith that all believers had at the beginning of their walk with Christ.\r\n\r\nTuesday, Aug. 18, 8 p.m., Easton Corbin - Mercury Nashville recording artist Easton Corbin is lauded for his traditional country sound, authentic lyrics and mastery of understatement. His self-titled debut album released in 2010 and spawned back-to-back hits \u201cA Little More Country Than That\u201d and \u201cRoll With It;\u201d making him the first country male artist in 17 years to have his first two consecutive singles reach No. 1.\r\n\r\nIn 2012, the Gilchrist County Florida native released his sophomore album, All Over The Road, which included the Top 5 hits \u201cLovin\u2019 You Is Fun\u201d and \u201cAll Over The Road.\u201d Corbin set a career-best debut on Country Airplay with his current Top 15 and rising single, \u201cBaby Be My Love Song,\u201d the second single from his upcoming album About To Get Real - scheduled for release on June 30. As a former FFA member Corbin recently partnered with Ram Truck brand and FFA to celebrate the \u201cYear of the Farmer\u201d by visiting and performing for FFA members in numerous cities along his Fall\/Winter tour route last tear.\r\n\r\nTuesday, Aug. 18, 8 p.m., A Thousand Horses - When Rolling Stone Country hailed A Thousand Horses as the best up-and-comer at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, it was the latest in a whole series of accolades that got the band even more fired up.\r\n\r\nA Thousand Horses is a fresh fusion of classic sounds - a hybrid of Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Allman Brothers, Black Crowes and Exile on Main Street-era Rolling Stones, wrapped up in a modern-country context. The band\u2019s Republic Nashville album, Southernality, is as wild and free and powerful as the name A Thousand Horses implies. This is the result of years of a road-doggin\u2019 pursuit, determination and an against-the-odds struggle that found its rewards by bringing great music to the people.\r\n\r\nSunday, Aug. 23, 3 p.m., U.S. FMX National Championship Motocross - Don\u2019t miss the highflying excitement of motorcycle stunts with the U.S. FMX National Championship Series: the only national championship title that is decided by performing aerial stunts while launching motorcycles 70\u2019+ feet through the air!\r\n\r\nThe nation\u2019s top riders return to defend their titles as champions of extreme sports. See why Freestyle Motocross reigns king among fans of extreme sports with spectacular mid-air maneuvers and insane back flips!\r\n\r\nFor more information and ticket prices, visit www.statefairofwv.com.\r\n\r\nThe 2015 State Fair themed \u201cIt Feels Like Fun. It Feels Like Fair,\u201d is a 10-day Fair scheduled Aug. 14-23.\r\n\r\nThe State Fair of West Virginia, with a $13.8 million economic impact on the state of West Virginia, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation committed to the traditions of agriculture, family entertainment, and education. For more information, please visit www.statefairofwv.com, or follow fair events on Facebook and Twitter.