During the State Fair, August 23 through September 4, regular daily admission tickets are $10 every day except for the following:
- Preview Day • Wednesday, August 23 - Admission is just $1
- $3 Thursday • Thursday, August 24 - Admission is just $3
- You Set the Record Days • Wednesday, August 30 & Thursday, August 31 - Admission is just $1
$3 Thursday Ticket Holders - If you already have your $3 Thursday ticket, bring it to the Fair and you can use it for three separate $1 admissions for you and your friends or family. No refunds given.
$6 Advance Sale Ticket Holders - If you already have your $6 Advance Sale ticket, bring it to the Fair and you can use it for six separate $1 admissions for you and your friends or family. No refunds given.
- Dollar Day • Labor Day, Monday, September 4 - Admission is just $1
Please note these new additional special day admission offers...
- College Day is Every Day: $1 admission every day till the end of the Fair for anyone currently in college and who has a college ID
- Speedway at the Fair Days: $1 admission for anyone showing a ticket stub from Oswego Speedway or Watkins Glen International Speedway
- SU and NY Sports Day: $1 admission Friday for anyone wearing the clothing of any New York State sports team
Admission tickets are available online at etix.com or at any State Fair admission gate when you arrive.
Children 12 and under are admitted free every day of the State Fair. Seniors 60 and over are admitted free on Monday, August 28 and Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Students 18 and under are admitted free on Friday, September 1, 2017. To learn more about other 2017 Special Fair Days, click here.
A ticket for any Lakeview Amphitheater show held during the 2017 New York State Fair (Aug. 23 - Sept. 4) will receive complimentary admission to the Fair. The ticket is good for one entry any of the thirteen (13) days of the Fair. These are the two shows currently scheduled:
Brantley Gilbert - Friday, Aug. 25 @ 7:00pm and The Future HNDRXX Tour - Saturday, Aug. 26 @ 7:30pm
Tickets to amphitheater shows held earlier in the summer (that do not coincide with the New York State Fair) are not applicable for this offer.