Fair Stories: Press Releases

Amtrak Trains Now Travel to the New York State Fair

August 5, 2019

Amtrak Trains Now Travel to the New York State Fair

The following news release was issued by Amtrak Media Relations.   Pro ...

The Great New York State Fair’s Funkfest to Expand with New World Beat Event

July 29, 2019

The Great New York State Fair’s Funkfest to Expand with New World Beat Event

FunkFest is returning to the Great New York State Fair’s Experience Stage ...

The Great New York State Fair’s Latino Village Weekend Expands Into New Home

July 26, 2019

The Great New York State Fair’s Latino Village Weekend Expands Into New Home

The weekend just got longer, at least when it comes to the Great New York S ...

State Fair Offers a Super(Hero) of a Deal: A Special Comic Book and Fair Admission for a Bargain Price

July 26, 2019

State Fair Offers a Super(Hero) of a Deal: A Special Comic Book and Fair Admission for a Bargain Price

The Great New York State Fair is celebrating its new Comic Con Day with a s ...

State Fair Food 2019: Fried Specialties’ “Sudden Death” Joins Its Roster of Wild Deep-Fried Sandwiches

July 25, 2019

State Fair Food 2019: Fried Specialties’ “Sudden Death” Joins Its Roster of Wild Deep-Fried Sandwiches

From the people who brought you The Defibrillator, it’s The Sudden Death. ...

Parking Improvements for The 2019 Great New York State Fair Include Large New Lot Along Willis Ave.

July 23, 2019

Parking Improvements for The 2019 Great New York State Fair Include Large New Lot Along Willis Ave.

More Spaces to be Added in High Performing Lots, While Less Utilized Lots W ...

Women’s Day at The Great New York State Fair Celebrates a Century of Women’s Suffrage

July 19, 2019

Women’s Day at The Great New York State Fair Celebrates a Century of Women’s Suffrage

New This Year: $1 Admission for All Women on August 28   The 100th ann ...

Voting Underway to Pick 13 National Anthem Singers For The 2019 Great New York State Fair

July 17, 2019

Voting Underway to Pick 13 National Anthem Singers For The 2019 Great New York State Fair

Judges Narrow Entrants to 20 Finalists From Across New York and Three Other ...

Daniella’s Steakhouse to Transform The Fairgrounds’ Empire Room Into Year-Round Catering and Events Facility

July 12, 2019

Daniella’s Steakhouse to Transform The Fairgrounds’ Empire Room Into Year-Round Catering and Events Facility

Daniella’s Steakhouse, a Syracuse and State Fair institution, has won the ...

State Fair Food 2019: International Building to Be Renamed “The Eatery”

July 10, 2019

State Fair Food 2019: International Building to Be Renamed “The Eatery”

Five New Vendors Broaden Tasty Offerings   Say hello to The Eatery. Th ...