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Orcutt’s Pryor Baird to open for Blake Shelton at Mid-State Fair

Posted at 7:39 PM, Feb 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-15 14:32:57-04

Orcutt native Pryor Baird will open for country music star Blake Shelton at the California Mid-State Fair in Paso Robles.

Baird made the announcement Thursday on social media.

The 35-year-old made it to the top 8 on NBC’s “The Voice” in 2018. He was a member of Shelton’s team on the hit show.

Baird grew up playing guitar, listening to records, and leading a blues band. He dropped out of college where he was studying fruit science in order to pursue a career in music.

Both Baird and Shelton will take the stage on Sunday, July 21.

Shelton last performed at the Mid-State Fair in 2016 and tickets sold out in a matter of hours.

Tickets for the upcoming performance will range in price from $51 to $156 and go on sale Friday, March 1.

Tickets will be available starting at 10 a.m. on the sale date at or by calling 1-800-909-FAIR.