Fair Stories: Press Releases

Former Syracuse University Student Claud will make their New York State Fair Debut with Afternoon Concert at Chevy Park on August 26

August 15, 2022

Former Syracuse University Student Claud will make their New York State Fair Debut with Afternoon Concert at Chevy Park on August 26

Pop singer-songwriter Claud will make their Great New York State Fair debut ...

Prince Tribute Band Kicks Off a Day of 80’s Rock at The Great New York State Fair

August 12, 2022

Prince Tribute Band Kicks Off a Day of 80’s Rock at The Great New York State Fair

The “most dynamic” Prince Tribute Band in the U.S. will rock Chevy Cour ...

Sea Lions Return to The Great New York State Fair as Part of Roster of Free, Entertaining Shows

August 11, 2022

Sea Lions Return to The Great New York State Fair as Part of Roster of Free, Entertaining Shows

Fan Favorites Including Hilby, Bandaloni, Circus Hollywood and Racing Pigs ...

Godmother of Soul Patti Labelle to Perform on Women’s Day at The Great New York State Fair

August 11, 2022

Godmother of Soul Patti Labelle to Perform on Women’s Day at The Great New York State Fair

The “Godmother of Soul,” one of the most influential voices in the Rhyt ...

Country Singer-Songwriter David Nail to Return to The Great New York State Fair to Play Chevy Park on August 25

August 5, 2022

Country Singer-Songwriter David Nail to Return to The Great New York State Fair to Play Chevy Park on August 25

A “Sunset Carousel” is the subject of his newest summer single, and lat ...

Governor Hochul, Amtrak and New York State Department of Transportation Announce Continued Direct Train Service to Great New York State Fair

August 5, 2022

Governor Hochul, Amtrak and New York State Department of Transportation Announce Continued Direct Train Service to Great New York State Fair

Travelers and Visitors Can Experience a Safe, Convenient, Cost-Effect ...

Breakout Star Bryce Vine to Bring Pop, Hip-Hop, Electronic, Dance Blend to The Great New York State Fair

August 4, 2022

Breakout Star Bryce Vine to Bring Pop, Hip-Hop, Electronic, Dance Blend to The Great New York State Fair

Bryce Vine will bring his genre-blending, East-Meets-West-Coast sound to Ch ...

Great New York State Fair and Wade Shows to Offer a Fair Flash Sale For 20 Hours on Thursday, August 4 as Countdown Continues

August 3, 2022

Great New York State Fair and Wade Shows to Offer a Fair Flash Sale For 20 Hours on Thursday, August 4 as Countdown Continues

Ride-all-Day Wristbands on Sale for $20   The Great New York State Fair an ...

Rising Indie Pop Artist Lizzy McAlpine to Perform at The Great New York State Fair

August 3, 2022

Rising Indie Pop Artist Lizzy McAlpine to Perform at The Great New York State Fair

Rising star Lizzy McAlpine will take to the Chevy Park Experience Stage on ...

More Than 100 Food Vendors Broaden Food and Drink Mix at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

August 1, 2022

More Than 100 Food Vendors Broaden Food and Drink Mix at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

When the gates open August 24 for the 2022 Great New York State Fair, 15 ne ...

Female Rock Band PLUSH Debuts at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

July 29, 2022

Female Rock Band PLUSH Debuts at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

Hard-hitting all-female rock band PLUSH makes its Great New York State Fair ...

Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame Drummer Max Weinberg Brings His Band to The Great New York State Fair

July 28, 2022

Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame Drummer Max Weinberg Brings His Band to The Great New York State Fair

One of the greatest rock drummers, Rock N’ Roll Hall of Famer Max Weinber ...

Rock Singer/Songwriter Jeff Rosenstock to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

July 22, 2022

Rock Singer/Songwriter Jeff Rosenstock to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

Long Island-based singer/songwriter Jeff Rosenstock will make his Great New ...

Dire Straits Legacy to Close 2022 New York State Fair with Performance On Labor Day

July 22, 2022

Dire Straits Legacy to Close 2022 New York State Fair with Performance On Labor Day

London-based Dire Straits Legacy’s last stop on its summer tour will also ...

Central New York 90’s Music Star Announced as First Musical Performer of 2022 Edition of The Great New York State Fair

July 21, 2022

Central New York 90’s Music Star Announced as First Musical Performer of 2022 Edition of The Great New York State Fair

A Central New Yorker and iconic 90s rock alternative music star will kick o ...