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I hadn't been to the NY State Fairgrounds since I was a kid. What a great time!!! So much to see... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bedford31
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Rochester, New York
2018 NYS Fair

SO much better this year. The midway was not congested like it has been in years past. Prices for... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
JulieannaCollins
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Camden, New York
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I hadn't been to the NY State Fairgrounds since I was a kid. What a great time!!! So much to see and do.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bedford31
Reviewed 29 October 2018

SO much better this year. The midway was not congested like it has been in years past. Prices for food and drinks seem to be at an all time low!. The new building was a pleasant surprise. Great Job this year. Maybe more will come...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JulieannaCollins
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This fair has been on my bucket list for a long time. Finally made the trip, but was disappointed. Large fair, but seemed to be lots of places to eat and rides. I enjoy visiting vendors but really didn't see too many, Will stick with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 16 September 2018

By all accounts this was another great Fair year. My buddy has a camper at the RV park, so I spent a couple weekends with him. It's a different experience to have a place to land throughout the day. Then just head back in.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BillMaxwell62
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Not all of the roads are labeled. We spent 4 hours here which was plenty. We found parking for $5 but had to walk some. The man working the haunted ride (9/2/18 some time between 10AM-2PM) was very rude to my son and wouldn't help...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cnx4789
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The food was amazing, I just loved the free shows on site, the rides were amazing and the sky ride was so much fun. My family and I had an amazing time and we loved our experience! We just had an amazing time overall! I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank trombleykil04
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The State Fair was great to visit. Food vendors taking up at least half of the Fair. The Indian dances were wonderful. The birds of prey talk was great as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ozziegc
Reviewed 4 September 2018

the BEST! Been going for many many years. Lived up to it's reputation. Love the food, wine, beer and free concerts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank saxon03
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This Exposition Center is on the NY State Fair Grounds, which is an outstanding facility that can be used for so many different events. It is large, with thousands of seats in the stands, and it is air-conditioned. The whole rest of the grounds has...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Larry W
Reviewed 30 August 2018

My comments are about the Fairgrounds facilities, not about the Fair itself. If you want to see comments on the Fair,TripAdvisor has a separate listing for it that you should check out. The Fairgrounds have numerous buildings and outdoor spaces that can accommodate a wide...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joe H
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