Portugal. The Man will perform at this year’s Alaska State Fair

Updated: Jun. 3, 2021 at 6:56 AM AKDT
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Portugal. The Man will be performing at the Alaska State Fair this year, according to an announcement from fair organizers released on Thursday.

The band is the latest to join the 2021 AT&T Concert Series lineup. Other acts already announced include Martina McBride, Michael Jr., Dashboard Confessional, Jon Pardi, The Guess Who, Zach Williams, Common Kings and Billy Idol.

Portugal. The Man will take the stage at 7 p.m. on Aug. 21, according to the release. Quinn Christopherson, an Ahtna Athabaskan and Iñupiaq songwriter based in Anchorage, will be the opening act. Tickets for the performance go on sale at 10 a.m. June 11.

Band members Zach Carothers and Eric Howk will also take part in a special event, “Pints with Portugal,” at the Matanuska Brewing Company in Eagle River from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on June 11. People will be able to win swag from the band and tickets to the show, according to the release.

The latest information on the concert series lineup, ticket sales and more is available on the Alaska State Fair’s website.

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