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Syracuse National

HUGE Fairgrounds, HUGE Car show & Artie's Party and charity auction for Ronald McDonald House... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam S
Birmingham, Alabama
What isn't there to do at the New York State Fair

The Fair is always fun for children but the best thing for the adults is the Free concerts by world... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Casey N
Syracuse, New York
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Reviewed 1 week ago

HUGE Fairgrounds, HUGE Car show & Artie's Party and charity auction for Ronald McDonald House. Sadly there was SO much to see I couldn't see it all. Great event!

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fair is always fun for children but the best thing for the adults is the Free concerts by world renown acts at Chevy court or at the stage on the west end of the fairgrounds. And of course, how can you forget the food....More

Thank Casey N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The folks that run the fairgrounds fo an excellent job. The place is huge and so well maintained. Lots of clean, easy to spot bathrooms! Be prepared to walk! We parked in lot d...about a mile to get to the gates but so well worth...More

1  Thank vlm132
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was okay pricey waiting in lines horrible. Needs more things to do during car show. Was good when they had demolition, burn outs, flame throwing cars etc.... plus they close too early at 6 was better when it had later hours

Thank Alice N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The NYS Fairgrounds is a very large venue that can accommodate a large number of different events, both indoor and outdoor. I've been here for the State Fair numerous times, the Syracuse Nationals car show at least twice, and the Chinese Lantern festival in 2017....More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Most people who visit this fair know you may have to wait a couple minutes for your food or drinks but its worth it!! You can have about a thousand food choices. There are tons of rides and games and buildings full of animals and...More

Thank dmflord
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The festival returned this year for the second time, and was worth the $16.00 entrance fee (cash only) very extensive set of LED lit sections and the history behind the sculptures

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The Fairgrounds have the Chinese Lantern Festival for the second year in a row. I went last year and was glad when it returned. Get to the festival around 7:30pm. That'll give you time to see the lanterns in the day, catch the acrobatic show,...More

1  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Overall, the facility worked for a horse show! The building is a bit old and the bathrooms are definitely dated. However, it all worked just fine. There didn’t seem to be much room for vendors and parking was difficult.

Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 5 April 2018

it is a great place for a whole family, i would go on a weekday though, i suppose the weekends may get really crowded

Thank Dukielka
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