Morris Day and The Time is the first main stage act to be announced for the 2019 San Mateo County Fair, officials announced this week.

Morris Day played an essential role in the development of the Twin City dance club sound of the 1980s and appeared in such films as Prince’s 1984 autobiographical film, “Purple Rain,” and “New Attitude” in 1990.

The Morris Day concert is slated for Saturday, June 8, opening day of the San Mateo County Fair. All main stage concert general admission seating is free with fair admission, on an open seating, as long as space is available. Discount tickets for this year’s fair go on sale March 11 at

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