Great New York State Fair

Wednesday, Aug 25, 2021 at 10:00am

New York State Fairgrounds
581 State Fair Boulevard
Syracuse, NY 13209

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For fairgoers the Fair's general admission gates open at 7:00am daily and close at 10:00pm, except for Labor Day, when the entire grounds close at 9:00pm. Exhibit buildings are open Monday - Thursday from 10:00am to 9:00pm and Friday - Sunday from 10:00am to 10:00pm.

Wade Shows Midway Hours:  Monday - Thursday 10:00am – 11:00pm  •  Friday - Sunday 10:00am – 12:00 midnight  •  Labor Day 10:00am – 9:00pm (Closing time subject to change without notice)

Admission Prices:
cost $3 when purchased online and $5 at the gate.
Children 12 and under are admitted free every day of the 2021 State Fair
Seniors 60 and over are admitted free on consecutive Mondays and Tuesdays on August 23-24 and August 30-31, 2021
Students 18 and under are admitted free on Friday, September 3, 2021
Free admission with any ticket from a 2021 concert at the St. Joseph's Health Amphitheater at Lakeview

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