New York State Fair
Aug. 23-Sept. 4
581 State Fair Blvd., Syracuse, NY
The 2017 New York State Fair provides 13 days of entertainment featuring two shows a day at the Stan Colella Stage. The lineup is a mix of country to pop music and is free with fair admission. More than one million people are expected to attend the 171st New York State Fair in Syracuse to enjoy exhibits, fair food, a bustling midway, rides, and more.
Aug. 30-Sept. 4
69 Stillwater Bridge Road, Routes 67 and 40, Schaghticoke, NY
Come join the third oldest fair in New York State, Schaghticoke Fair has been a source of fun for 198 years! Come on down and try all the healthy fresh veggies and fruit that kids will enjoy. There will also be events for the whole family to partake in such as horse shows, hula hoop contests, and the rising star competition.
Columbia County Fair
Aug. 30-Sept. 4
182 Hudson Ave., Chatham, NY
The Columbia County Fair will be celebrating 177 years of fun, food, and contests. Did I mention that a two-time Grammy-winning country music star will be there? Travis Tritt will be in attendance for an evening of southern rock, gospel, R&B, and country hits. So don't skip the chance to see him along with a chance for your kids to enter in the Columbia County’s Got Talent competition. Guess there won’t be just one star at the fair after all!
The New York City Fair
Belmont Park, 2150 Hempstead Turnpike Elmont, NY
The New York City Fair will have a full midway, a dozen carnival games, and a kids' zone with bouncy houses and slides. The New York City Fair will also have some special guests such as Spiderman, Princess Leah, Batman, and more. Other cool attractions include the ultimate dog stunt show and the fearless Flores stunt show.
Long Island Fair
Sept. 16, 17, 23, 24
1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY
The Long Island Fair is back for its 175th year of corn husking, baked goods, and craft contests—to name a few! You also won’t want to miss all the attractions that the Long Island Fair has to offer such as the reptile show, an erotic petting zoo, and magic shows. There is something for everyone at the Long Island Fair this year so don't let it pass by!