The Dutchess County Fair
Every August the fairgrounds celebrate its premier event, the Dutchess County Fair – the second largest agricultural fair in New York. With rides, arts, crafts, arcades, family-fun, food galore, and so much more, it is the beloved destination for visitors from all over the country. The fairgrounds present other flagship events, including the NYS Sheep & Wool Family Festival, Country Living Fair and an array of other exciting festivals and special events. The site can see crowds of over half-million people yearly.