Courtesy of Three Dog NightThree Dog Night will pay tribute to late founding member Cory Wells at a special concert that will be held July 14 at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa, California, as part of the annual OC Fair‘s Toyota Summer Concert Series. The veteran pop-rock act will be accompanied by the Pacific Symphony at the show, which is scheduled one day before the fair gets underway.

Other new additions to the concert series’ lineup are a July 31 show headlined by UB40 Featuring Ali Campbell, Astro & Mickey Virtue and also including The English Beat and Bob Marley‘s grandson Jo Mersa Marley, and an August 12 performance by The B-52s.

Tickets for all three concerts go on sale to the general public on Saturday, February 13, at 10 a.m. PT.

Among the previously announced shows taking place in conjunction with the 2016 OC Fair’s Toyota Summer Concert Series are a July 15 gig by Styx and a July 24 performance of the star-studded 2016 “Happy Together Tour” lineup, which features The Turtles, ex-Three Dog Night singer Chuck Negron, The Cowsills, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap, The Spencer Davis Group and former Paul Revere & the Raiders frontman Mark Lindsay.

The 2016 OC Fair runs from July 15 through August 14. To check out the confirmed lineup of the fair’s Toyota Summer Concert Series and by tickets for the shows, visit

Wells died in October 2015 at age 74 from complications of multiple myeloma. You can view the group complete 2016 itinerary at

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