Restless Heart featured performer at Dairy Fest

Courtesy photo Restless Heart will be performing Saturday night during Dairy Fest at the Curry County Fairgrounds.

Restless Heart is scheduled to perform Saturday at the Curry County Fairgrounds from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. during the third annual Dairy Fest, with a guest performance by local fiddle player Coby Carter.

Fiddle player Coby Carter, 12, of Portales has been invited by Restless Heart to accompany the band during the song “Hummingbird,” according to Michelle Heavyside an organizer of Dairy Fest.

“It feels great getting to play with someone as big as they are. It is an honor,” Carter said.

Formed in late 1983, Restless Heart is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and has performed world tours over the years, according to their Web site. Restless Heart has numerous No. 1 hits, including “That Rock Won’t Roll,” “I’ll Still Be Loving You,” “Wheels,” “A Tender Life” and “The Bluest Eyes in Texas.”

Other local entertainment will include The Fun Brother’s Band, which is scheduled to perform from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Carter will also play with The Fun Brother’s Band.