Dierks Bentley is the first show announced for the 2016 Iowa State Fair Grandstand Concert Series, Iowa State Fair officials announced Monday.

Bentley will perform on Aug. 15 at 8 p.m.

Tickets for the concert go on sale Saturday, Feb. 13 at 10 a.m.

Bentley is a country music singer and songwriter who released his first album in 2003. ┬áHe’s know for his songs, “What Was I Thinkin’?” “I Hold On,” and “Drunk on a Plane.”

New Grandstand acts will be announced with staggered on-sale dates this year from February to May instead of one sale date in April.  Ticket prices vary depending on location of seats.

Tickets will go on sale through all Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster.com or by phone at 800-745-3000.