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Thanks to all 1,329,275 of you for visiting us in 2019!

The New York State Fair was canceled in 2020, but we hope to see you this year... August 20 - September 6, 2021

The New York State Fairgrounds hosts hundreds of events throughout the year, drawing an estimated 1 million people to an incredible variety of non-fair attractions. Check our online events calendar regularly to make sure you don't miss anything. And if you're looking for a versatile, conveniently located venue to host an event, please contact us about leasing our facilities of all sizes and types, for all kinds of events.

Andrew M. Cuomo - Governor, State of New York Andrew M. Cuomo Governor,
State of New York
Richard A. Ball - Commissioner, NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets Richard A. Ball Commissioner,
NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets
Troy Waffner - Director, The Great New York State Fair Troy Waffner Director,
The Great New York State Fair
I Love NY IAFE - The International Association of Fairs and Expositions Nation Weather Service - Weather-ready Nation
New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Taste NY - The Official Eat-Local, Drink-Local Program for New York State