Fair Stories: Press Releases

Governor Cuomo Announces Phase I Construction of the Fair’s Orange Lot Begins This Fall

October 16, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces Phase I Construction of the Fair’s Orange Lot Begins This Fall

$27 Million Project to Transform the 65 Acre Lot and Complement Rapid Growt ...

Ithaca, Auburn, Rochester Food Trucks Win at The Great New York State Fair’s Expanded Taste NY Food Truck Competition

September 5, 2017

Ithaca, Auburn, Rochester Food Trucks Win at The Great New York State Fair’s Expanded Taste NY Food Truck Competition

Food trucks from all over New York State competed for prizes and honors at ...

Governor Cuomo Announces Two Attendance Records Smashed In Final Great New York State Fair Numbers

September 4, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces Two Attendance Records Smashed In Final Great New York State Fair Numbers

More than 124,000 People Attended the Fair Today, Smashing Two Attendance R ...

Another Attendance Record Falls At The Great New York State Fair

September 2, 2017

Another Attendance Record Falls At The Great New York State Fair

121,203 Enjoy Revitalized Fairgrounds as Record Falls for Second Time in a ...

The Great New York State Fair Announces 27 Winners of The Annual Dairy Products Competition

August 31, 2017

The Great New York State Fair Announces 27 Winners of The Annual Dairy Products Competition

Old Chatham Creamery of the Capital Region Named Grand Champion   The ...

New York State Holds First-Ever Agriculture Career Day At The Great New York State Fair

August 31, 2017

New York State Holds First-Ever Agriculture Career Day At The Great New York State Fair

Interactive Exhibit and Scavenger Hunt Highlight Diversity and Value of Agr ...

Governor Cuomo Announces New Park-N-Ride Lots Opening for The Final Weekend of The 2017 Great New York State Fair

August 30, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces New Park-N-Ride Lots Opening for The Final Weekend of The 2017 Great New York State Fair

Four New Lots Add 2,500 Parking Spaces to Park-N-Ride Program   State Fair ...

Governor Cuomo Announces Four Additional Special Fair Days At The 2017 Great New York State Fair To Celebrate Successes

August 29, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces Four Additional Special Fair Days At The 2017 Great New York State Fair To Celebrate Successes

Admission Will Cost Just $1 For Select Fairgoers Through End of the Fair St ...

Governor Cuomo Announces Winners of New York’s First-Ever Drone Video Competition at The Great New York State Fair

August 28, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces Winners of New York’s First-Ever Drone Video Competition at The Great New York State Fair

Best in Show Award for Video Created Using Drone Cameras Goes to Cargo Dron ...

Governor Cuomo Announces The Great New York State Fair Breaks All-Time Single-Day Attendance Record

August 27, 2017

Governor Cuomo Announces The Great New York State Fair Breaks All-Time Single-Day Attendance Record

State Fair Improvements Complement "Central New York Rising" - The Region's ...

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