Kenny Rogers. Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Brian Wilson of Beach Boys fame and Kenny Rogers on his farewell tour are among the highlights of the San Diego County Fair’s concert series this summer.

Switchfoot. Photo via Wikipedia

Rogers, 77, on “The Gambler’s Last Deal featuring Linda Davis Final World Tour,” announced last September that he would retire this coming December. He’ll perform Wednesday, June 22, at Del Mar.

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Wilson, 73, who founded the Beach Boys with his brothers Carl and Dennis in 1961, will appear Thursday, June 30, with former bandmate Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin.

The Toyota Summer Concert Series will feature a different artist every night from June 3 to July 4, during the popular fair. Other acts include Switchfoot, Lady Antebellum and 3 Doors Down.

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Brian Wilson (left) with a Beach Boys reunion in 2012. Photo via Wikimedia Commons
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