Want to check a few performers off your to-watch list this year? Here are a few big-name acts coming to the area.
• Dierks Bentley will take the stage at the Chambersburg Area Senior High School Stadium on Friday, July 15. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Burns & Poe will also perform. Tickets range from $45 to $55, plus a service charge. Go to dierks.com/tour/chambersburg-pa-2011-07-15.
• Larry the Cable Guy will perform from 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9. at the Frederick Fairgrounds in Frederick, Md. He’ll perform as part of Frederick Gone Country, the Frederick country music festival. The event will also feature comedian Reno Collier and artist Josh Gracin. Available tickets range from $24.75 to $44.75, plus an additional fee for service charges and parking. For more information go to www.frederickgonecountry.com.
• Donny Osmond will be perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at the H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center on Shippensburg University’s campus in Shippensburg, Pa. Tickets cost $69 to $79. Go to www.luhrscenter.com for more information.
• Emmy Award-winning comedienne Vicki Lawrence will perform at the Maryland Theatre at 2 and 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28. Tickets range from $25 to $49. Go to www.mdtheatre.org for more information.