May 2018

Rock Legend Eddie Money to Perform on Experience Stage at The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Eddie Money, whose huge hits have made him a popular performer for many years, will be the opening night highlight of the Experience Stage in the New York Experience festival area of the Fairgrounds.… Read more »

Rising R&B Star Ravyn Lenae to Perform at Chevy Court During The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Chevy Court Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Up-and-coming R&B singer Ravyn Lenae will make her Great New York State Fair debut Friday, August 24 at 2 p.m. on the Chevy Court stage, Acting Director Troy Waffner announced today. Free… Read more »

Registration Open for Broomball Tournament in the New Exposition Center at The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Tournament is the First of Many Youth and Adult Sports Events to be Announced for Expo Center’s Temporary Ice Rink Expo Center Events Complement “CNY Rising” – The Region’s Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy    Registration is underway for the first-ever broomball tournament at the 2018 Great New York… Read more »

Rock Great Dickey Betts’ Comeback Tour Stops at Chevy Court During The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Chevy Court Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Dickey Betts, one of the greatest guitarists in rock history, is back on the road after a four year hiatus, and his comeback tour includes a stop at 8 p.m. Tuesday, August… Read more »

Governor Cuomo Announces State Fairgrounds’ Exposition Center Construction Milestone

Marks Final Steel Beam Placement in New 136,000-Square-Foot Expo Center - See New Renderings Here   Largest Indoor Event Space North of New York City between Boston & Cleveland on Schedule to Open for 2018 State Fair   Announces New Fair Exhibits and Events to Take Place in Expo Center After the Fair   Investment Complements "CNY… Read more »

The Great New York State Fair Announces First-Ever Sale of Lifetime Admission Passes

Sale on Monday, May 14 Offers 200 Lifetime Passes for $200 Each   The Great New York State Fair is offering its most fervent fans the chance of a lifetime: A first-ever opportunity to purchase a pass good for admission to the Fair every day for the rest of their lives.  The… Read more »

The Great New York State Fair Announces Creation of Latino Village, A Weekend Celebration of Culture

Village Seeks Vendors, Exhibitors, and Musicians For 2018 Event   The Great New York State Fair will continue to broaden its reach into the communities of New York State with the creation of Latino Village, a weekend celebration of Latino culture, Acting Fair Director Troy Waffner announced. The Village will operate from… Read more »

Rock Hall of Famers Dave Mason and Steve Cropper To Perform at Chevy Court

Chevy Court Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Dave Mason and Steve Cropper, musicians who are part of some of the greatest songs of rock and soul music, will perform at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 23 at Chevy Court during… Read more »

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