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Welcome to the Great New York State Fair

FIND YOUR GREAT

August 25, 2016 — September 5, 2016

Syracuse, NY

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 Find YOUR Great... at The Great New York State Fair!

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August 25 - September 5, 2016

Every year, nearly one million people experience this affordable,
12-day celebration of delicious food, eye-opening exhibits,
captivating entertainment and outrageous fun.

The Fair showcases thousands of animals,
hundreds of commercial attractions, scores of exciting midway rides
and dozens of big-name entertainers.

And it’s all just a short trip away from wherever you live in New York State!

Upcoming Chevy Court Concerts

Toto

Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:00pm
Chevy Court

The rock group Toto will bring its massive hits and…

MAGIC!

Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 2:00pm
Chevy Court

Canadian band MAGIC! brings its sunny brand of reggae and…



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Andrew M. Cuomo Governor,
State of New York
Richard A. Ball Commissioner,
NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets
Troy Waffner Acting Director,
New York State Fair