Fair Stories: Press Releases

Statement from New York State Fair Director Troy Waffner

July 6, 2020

Statement from New York State Fair Director Troy Waffner

Today, Governor Cuomo announced that the 2020 Great New York State Fair wou ...

REO Speedwagon to Rock Chevy Court at The Great New York State Fair

March 6, 2020

REO Speedwagon to Rock Chevy Court at The Great New York State Fair

Arena rock superstars REO Speedwagon return to the Great New York State Fai ...

The Oak Ridge Boys Return to Chevy Court at The Great New York State Fair

February 27, 2020

The Oak Ridge Boys Return to Chevy Court at The Great New York State Fair

The Oak Ridge Boys, whose distinctive harmonies and upbeat songs have taken ...

The Great New York State Fair Lowers Admission Prices for Expanded 2020 Fair

February 25, 2020

The Great New York State Fair Lowers Admission Prices for Expanded 2020 Fair

Online Flash Sale Thursday Offers Admission for $2 Announcement Complements ...

Dropkick Murphys Return to The Great New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Stage

February 19, 2020

Dropkick Murphys Return to The Great New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Stage

It’s becoming a tradition: Dropkick Murphys return to the Chevrolet Music ...

Hard Rockers Great White and Vixen Share The Spotlight at The Great New York State Fair’s Experience Stage

February 13, 2020

Hard Rockers Great White and Vixen Share The Spotlight at The Great New York State Fair’s Experience Stage

It will be a night of raw power when 80s hair metal groups Great White and ...

Hall of Famers Joan Jett and The Blackhearts to Headline the Final Chevy Court Show of The 2020 Great New York State Fair

February 11, 2020

Hall of Famers Joan Jett and The Blackhearts to Headline the Final Chevy Court Show of The 2020 Great New York State Fair

Rock icon Joan Jett and her band The Blackhearts will provide the final per ...

Winter Fair Returns with New Outdoor Fireworks Show and All The Music, Food and Fun of The Fair Under One Roof

February 5, 2020

Winter Fair Returns with New Outdoor Fireworks Show and All The Music, Food and Fun of The Fair Under One Roof

The second edition of Winter Fair opens February 7 in the Exposition Center ...

Grammy-Winning Pop Star Sheena Easton to Perform Free Concert at The Great New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Stage

January 16, 2020

Grammy-Winning Pop Star Sheena Easton to Perform Free Concert at The Great New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Stage

Sheena Easton, the singer whose songs and collaborations with artists such ...

Concession Contract at The New York State Fairgrounds’ Exposition Center Awarded to Veteran Concessions Company

January 6, 2020

Concession Contract at The New York State Fairgrounds’ Exposition Center Awarded to Veteran Concessions Company

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets has awarded the co ...

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