State Fair Meadowlands Unveils Summer Concert Series 

Jun 02, 2023 by State Fair Meadowlands in

Daily Concerts Join Blockbuster Roster of Family-Friendly, Free Entertainment 

Highlights of the acts include:

  • Canvas (June 22-25), influenced by Bluegrass Folk, Rock, and Hip Hop, this band offers a fusion of sounds with original songs and covers ranging from Santana to Enrique Iglesias. 
  • Rising star with roots in gospel music, Parker Phillips (June 26-30) has performed on stages across the country, including the world-famous Apollo Theatre, where he recently won Amateur Night in early April 2023. His debut single is “Runnin,” and his newest single “WADE” is streaming on all major platforms. 
  • Over the July 4th Holiday, Monte Ibel(July 1-4) will be performing.  A multi-instrumentalist inspired by the likes of Prince and Deangelo, he has an eclectic sound, while fusing modern pop with soul sounds of the 70’s.
  • Closing out the concert series is singer/songwriter Jason Guzman featuring Axel (July 5-9). 2Guzman has played venues such as The Bitter End, and The Knitting Factory, and can be found regularly entertaining crowds throughout New York City. In addition to original tunes, he performs a wide range of covers from Maroon 5 to Mariah Carey and Los Lobos. 

“Our Summer Concert Series is packed with talented, family-friendly acts you’re not going to want to miss,” said Mike Dorso, Vice President of State Fair Meadowlands. “Whether you’re looking for a place to relax and chill out to music, or dance, the musical lineup will have something for everyone.” 

For people arriving or departing by Uber, follow signage for the drop-off/pick-up location. Tickets must be purchased online in advance at Pricing information can be found at

State Fair Group

State Fair Group has been providing family entertainment for almost a century. As a family-owned business, we’re committed to maintaining traditional values. Our flagship event, State Fair Meadowlands, is New Jersey’s largest single-family event, offering quality rides, free entertainment, games, and diverse food options for everyone. Our mission is to provide families with an affordable and exciting day of activities. Visit for more information. 

Media Contact:

Patricia Yeager

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