It's almost fair time. Every year, nearly one million people experience delicious food, exhibits, entertainment and outrageous fun. The New York state fair showcases thousands of animals, hundreds of commercial attractions, scores of exciting midway rides and dozens of big-name entertainers.

Country Concerts

Among this year's entertainment is Eric Church who will kick off the fair opening day, taking the grandstand stage Thursday, August 27th at 7:30pm.

Hank William Jr. will be looking for all his rowdy friends when he closes out the grandstand shows August 30th.

The first concert at the new Lakeview Amphitheater is going country with Miranda Lambert christening the stage September 3rd. Tickets include fair admission.

Chevy Court Concerts

Dan + Shay - Aug 29, 2015 • 2:00 PM
The Swon Brothers - Aug 30, 2015 • 2:00 PM
Cole Swindell - Aug 31, 2015 • 8:00 PM
The Oak Ridge Boys - Sep 01, 2015 • 2:00 PM
Joe Nichols - Sep 01, 2015 • 8:00 PM
Sawyer Fredericks - Sep 05, 2015 • 2:00 PM


Advance sale tickets - $6.00.
During the Fair - $10.00 every day except on both Thursdays when it will be $3.00
Labor Day when - $1.00.
Tickets are available at any State Fair gate when you arrive.
Children 12 and under are admitted free every day of the Fair. S
eniors 60 and over are admitted free on Monday, August 31 and Tuesday, September 1, 2015.
Students 18 and under are admitted free on Friday, September 4, 2015.
Learn more about other 2015 Special Fair Days.

The Great New York state fair runs August 27th through September 7th. Get the daily schedules and stay up to date with all things fair related at

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