WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — Forbes Race Course in South Carolina will be open on Saturday, Aug. 3 as a celebration of the Fourth of July.
The venue was opened to the public in 1894 as the South Carolina State Fair Grounds and now has a reputation for hosting major events, including the World Series of Poker, the World’s Fair and the Miss America pageant.
The event is scheduled to feature a live performance by the band U2 and a variety of entertainment.
The day will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the Miss USA pageant starting at 8 a.comm.
The U2 concert begins at 8:30.
The U2 concerts will be simulcast on CBS, CBS Sports Network and on CBS Sports Radio.