It's become an annual tradition: The hometown boys from Rascal Flatts come back to close down the Ohio State Fair with a concert at Crew Stadium.

It's become an annual tradition: The hometown boys from Rascal Flatts come back to close down the Ohio State Fair with a concert at Crew Stadium.

(I wonder how much crossover there is between the Flatts fans and the soccer crowd that normally occupies those bleachers.)

The high-pitched harmonizers, who specialize in weepy country ballads but also spin out lite up-tempo tracks like their redundant remake of "Life Is a Highway" and their seasonal celebration "Summer Nights," will be joined by Kellie Pickler and Chris Young.