The Great New York State Fair by the Numbers


Summer 2019 is here! The sun will be shining, family and friends will be hanging, and the evenings will be filled with ice cream and laughter. All of this can mean only one thing—it’s about time to once again rally your favorite people for New York’s biggest party: The Great New York State Fair. It’s a grand celebration with a little something for everyone!

Bursting at the seams with food, music, rides and entertainment, the fabric of the Fair creates a vibrant cultural collage. And it checks out! According to data from the 2018 Fair, when it comes to experiences and summertime highlights, it’s the hottest ticket in town. I mean, what did you expect? They don’t call it The Great New York State Fair for nothing.

And if these numbers look impressive, well, let’s just say there’s even more in store for 2019.