Shipping up to Syracuse! Dropkick Murphys returning to NYS Fair

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Great New York State Fair continues to assemble a legendary lineup for 2022’s performances.

The Boston-based band Dropkick Murphys is coming back to the fair, with Fair Director Troy Waffner saying, "It’s Become a Tradition," for them to perform.

It’ll be the fourth time in a row for the Celtic-punk band known for hit songs "Tessie" and "I’m Shipping Up To Boston."

They’ll take the Chevy Court stage on Sunday, August 28 at 6 p.m.

Dropkick Murphys joins an already loaded field of artists including Boyz II Men, Jimmie Allen, and Nelly.