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July 2018

Latin Stars Grupo Karis to Highlight Three Days of Music at Latino Village Weekend at The Great New York State Fair

Latin music stars Grupo Karis will bring its soulful merengue hits from Puerto Rico to the Experience Stage at the 2018 Great New York State Fair’s Latino Village Weekend at 8 p.m. Friday, August 24. Karis’ show is one of a dozen performances on that stage for the event, which… Read more »

Feel the Need for Speed On Ice at Speed Skating Day at The 2018 Great New York State Fair

The Fastest Sport on Ice Takes Place is Part of Programming on Rink in New Exposition Center   The speed and grace of speed skating will take over the ice rink at the Great New York State Fair’s new Exposition Center on Wednesday, August 29 for a day-long event open to everyone… Read more »

New Drone Show to Light Up The Night at The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Entertaining Nightly Shows Highlight State’s Investment in Drone Technology Industry   Drone Light Show and Film Festival Occur as State Achieves #1 Ranking in Drone Technology Development   Show Complements "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   The night sky over the western end of the New… Read more »

Registration Underway for Women’s Day Luncheon at The Great New York State Fair

2018 Program Features Keynote Speaker Dr. Kara Kort-Glowaki of St. Joseph’s Health   Registration is underway for The Great New York State Fair’s annual Women’s Day celebration. The Women’s Day program, “Women’s Health Today,” will be held on Wednesday, August 29 at the Art and Home Center. The annual Women’s Day luncheon… Read more »

Latino Village Weekend at The Great New York State Fair to Feature Latino Reality TV Stars In Q & A Session, Meet-and-Greet

Former “Big Brother,” “Survivor,” and “The Bachelor” Stars Join Celebration of Latino Heritage   The Great New York State Fair’s new Latino Village Weekend will feature three top Latino reality television stars in an on-stage Q&A and meet-and-greet for fans. The event takes place at 6 p.m. Saturday, August 25 on the… Read more »

Music for All at The Great New York State Fair

The 13 days of The Great New York State Fair aren’t only about food, fun and agriculture—they’re filled with enough performances to fill many music festivals several times over. Best of all, each performance is free with your Fair admission ticket, and kids 12 and under always get in free.… Read more »

Tedeschi Trucks Band to Rock Chevy Court Stage at The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Top Regional Bands Complete 2018 Chevy Court Lineup   Chevy Court Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Grammy award-winning blues rockers the Tedeschi Trucks Band will take the Chevy Court stage at 8 p.m. Thursday, August 23 at the 2018 Great New… Read more »

New York State Fairgrounds Hosts Syracuse Nationals Classic Car Show This Weekend

90,000 Fans Expected at 19th Annual Car Show in Central NY Boosts Non-Fair Events Attendance, Which is Up Nearly 35 Percent Over 2017  Event Complements "Central NY Rising" - the Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   The Syracuse Nationals classic car show will be back to the New York… Read more »

The Great New York State Fair Announces a Contest to Find a Couple Who Wants to Get Married at The Fair… On Ice!

Here comes the bride...on skates! The Great New York State Fair is launching a contest to find a couple who would like to get married at the 2018 Fair. While there have been engagements and weddings on the Ferris Wheel and at various other places on the Fairgrounds, it’s certain… Read more »

Rock Icons Foghat to Perform on the Experience Stage at The Great New York State Fair

Concerts Complement "Central NY Rising" - The Region's Comprehensive Strategy to Revitalize Communities and Grow the Economy   Rock and blues icons Foghat take another "Slow Ride" to the Great New York State Fair with a performance Thursday, August 30 at 8 p.m. on the Experience Stage in the New York Experience… Read more »

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