Fair Tickets on Sale Feb. 1

Tickets for International Country Music Fan Fair officially go on sale Feb. 1, but they are being offered now to eager fans who signed up for e-mail updates through the Country Music Association’s Web site. In the past, the event has been held on weekdays at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds. This year Fan Fair shifts to a weekend schedule, June 14-17, in downtown Nashville. Artists confirmed to appear include Alan Jackson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Brad Paisley, Collin Raye, Jo Dee Messina, Lonestar, Martina McBride, Trisha Yearwood and Vince Gill.