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June 24, 2021

New International Taste Festival Brings Cultures, Music, Flavors of The World to The Fairgrounds

A brand-new festival promises to fill the Expo Center at the New York State Fairgrounds with the sights, sounds and tastes of the world’s many cultures. The new International Taste...

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May 24, 2021

2021 New York State Blues Festival to be Held at Chevy Court

>>> Provided by the New York State Blues Festival The New York State Blues Festival is excited to announce its 2021 event! We are thrilled to share the news of a new locat...

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December 7, 2020

Ice Sculpting Masters Drive-thru Event at the New York State Fairgrounds Features More Than 90 Sculptures

Holiday Event Offers New Yorkers a Family-Friendly, Fun, and Safe Way to Celebrate the Season Top ice sculptors from around the country will carve more than 150,000 pounds of ice ...

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January 6, 2020

Concession Contract at The New York State Fairgrounds’ Exposition Center Awarded to Veteran Concessions Company

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets has awarded the contract to operate year-round concessions in the Exposition Center at the New York State Fairgrounds to Pa...

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June 21, 2019

“Fourth (and Fifth) A’Fair” Brings Back a Fireworks Show for the Independence Day Holiday Weekend Along with Rides, Food and Music

A fireworks spectacle returns for the first time in several years to the New York State Fairgrounds for the Independence Day holiday weekend as a new family event takes place July ...

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May 6, 2019

Salt City Comic Con Moves to The Expo Center at The New York State Fairgrounds

Salt City Comic Con, Upstate New York's largest pop culture event, will get even larger as it moves to the Exposition Center at the New York State Fairgrounds July 6-7. The Comic C...

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May 2, 2019

IHSA Championships to Feature an Equine Career and College Fair at State Fairgrounds Expo Center

People attending the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association National Championships at the New York State Fairgrounds Expo Center will have an opportunity to explore educational an...

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February 6, 2019

Enjoy Ice Sculptures, Experience Cultures, Shoot Hoops for Charity and More at Winter Fair

- Release posted on behalf of the event promoter, Premier Promotions -There’s more to Winter Fair than just the great food, music and rides that are staples of the Great New York...

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February 5, 2019

State Fair’s Annual Taste NY Food Truck Competition Continues to Grow with New Location, New Days

Applications Now Being Accepted from Food Truck Chefs For the 2019 Competition One of the most popular events of the Great New York State Fair, the annual Taste NY Food Truck Compe...

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February 1, 2019

Winter Fair to Feature State Fair Food Staples Along with New Tastes

- Release posted on behalf of the event promoter, Premier Promotions - Craving a Pizze Fritte? There’s no need to wait until August because this signature State Fair food and sever...

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