Fair Stories: Press Releases

Chubby Checker to “Twist Again” at The Great New York State Fair This Summer

July 20, 2022

Chubby Checker to “Twist Again” at The Great New York State Fair This Summer

Chubby Checker is inviting New Yorkers to “twist again,” like they did ...

Midnight Star to Headline Annual FunkFest at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

July 19, 2022

Midnight Star to Headline Annual FunkFest at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

Synth-funk band Midnight Star will end a day of soul, R&B and funk on t ...

Coming Wednesday: $3 Admission and $5 Parking Tickets Go On Sale for The Great New York State Fair

July 18, 2022

Coming Wednesday: $3 Admission and $5 Parking Tickets Go On Sale for The Great New York State Fair

It’s all there at The Fair - Tickets and parking tickets for the 2022 Gre ...

Modern Country Artist ERNEST to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

July 15, 2022

Modern Country Artist ERNEST to Make His Great New York State Fair Debut

Rising country music singer/songwriter ERNEST will make his debut at the 20 ...

NOW HIRING: State Fair Looking to Fill Hundreds of Positions During 13-Day Fair

July 13, 2022

NOW HIRING: State Fair Looking to Fill Hundreds of Positions During 13-Day Fair

Longer Summer Employment Opportunities Also Available  The State Fair, a d ...

DATE CHANGE: 38 Special to Perform at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

July 8, 2022

DATE CHANGE: 38 Special to Perform at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

Southern rockers 38 Special return to the Great New York State Fair with a ...

Boy George & Culture Club Returns to The Great New York State Fair

June 30, 2022

Boy George & Culture Club Returns to The Great New York State Fair

Boy George & Culture Club, whose musical repertoire spans more than 40 ...

Young Country Artist Alex Miller Returns to The Great New York State Fair

June 29, 2022

Young Country Artist Alex Miller Returns to The Great New York State Fair

Rising country star Alex Miller will play the Great New York State Fair’s ...

Sing Along with Journey Tribute Band Resurrection on Labor Day at The Great New York State Fair

June 28, 2022

Sing Along with Journey Tribute Band Resurrection on Labor Day at The Great New York State Fair

Before New York State Fair visitors go their “Separate Ways” at the end ...

Great White to Perform at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

June 23, 2022

Great White to Perform at The 2022 Great New York State Fair

Great White, an 80s rock band whose musical recording and touring history s ...

Science and Industry Building to Host New Skilled Trades & Manufacturers Exhibit During The Great New York State Fair

June 23, 2022

Science and Industry Building to Host New Skilled Trades & Manufacturers Exhibit During The Great New York State Fair

You can pet a goat, eat your way through Restaurant Row, enjoy the Midway, ...

‘It’s a Tradition’: Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone Returns to The Great New York State Fair

June 22, 2022

‘It’s a Tradition’: Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone Returns to The Great New York State Fair

Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone returns to the Great New York State ...

Big & Rich Featuring Cowboy Troy Will Bring Their “Peace, Love and Happy Hour Tour” to The Great New York State Fair

June 21, 2022

Big & Rich Featuring Cowboy Troy Will Bring Their “Peace, Love and Happy Hour Tour” to The Great New York State Fair

Country music superstars Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy are inviting New Y ...

Popular 90’s Pop & R&B Group TLC to Perform at The Great New York State Fair on Pride Day

June 16, 2022

Popular 90’s Pop & R&B Group TLC to Perform at The Great New York State Fair on Pride Day

TLC, one of the most popular female music groups of the 1990s – known for ...

Tesla Returns to The Great New York State Fair

June 15, 2022

Tesla Returns to The Great New York State Fair

Hard-rocking outfit Tesla makes its third appearance at the Great New York ...