With heart-pounding carnival rides, tasty eats, games and adorable baby animals, you'll find a lot to love at the Great New York State Fair. Lighting up Syracuse every year since the 1800s, this beloved event shows you the best of the best in New York State. Think craft beer, world-renowned musicians and delicious deep fried oreos, all packed into 12-days of pure fun.
Adrenaline-junkies will feel right at home among the fair's carnival rides. Rides include the Street Fighter 360, a massive claw that spins you around and upside down at 50 ft, as well as kid-friendly favorites like Dizzy Dragons, the Giant Wheel and more. Visit the Taste NY area for free samples of craft food and beverages, plus special tasting events like the Wine and Cheese Seminar where fairgoers enjoy delicious pairings from local vineyards across the state. If you want to hear the hottest musicians of our time, Chevy Court hosts 12-days of free concerts with artists of all music genres and for all ages--click here for this year's lineup.
Whether you're with the family or close friends--the State Fair is an experience you'll never forget. Learn more at the official State Fair site, purchase your tickets online and head to Syracuse for the Great New York State Fair.