Dutchess County Fair - Dutchess County Fairgrounds
Price: Free for children under age 12; $10 for members of the military with ID
Route 9 - 845-876-4001
Description: For six days each August, the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck hosts the second largest county fair in New York State. This hugely popular event attracts about 350,000 visitors, many of whom return year after year to see the 160 acre site become a showplace for agriculture in Dutchess County, featuring animals, plants, farm products, crafts, fair foods, carnival rides, and more. Check online for the schedule of daily and nightly entertainment.