Ulster County Fair

A family-fun tradition since 1886, the Ulster County Fair features concerts, entertainment, exhibits, livestock shows, favorite fair food, midway games and exciting rides for all ages August 1-6 in New Paltz, NY.

At the Ulster County Fair, you can enjoy racing pigs, an educational petting zoo, horse shows, 4-H competitions, truck and tractor pulls, wool spinning and weaving demonstrations, chainsaw carving champion Josh Landry, the Agri-Puppets, and The Moogician magic, comedy and music show.

Special events include fireworks (Wednesday at dusk), The Oak Ridge Boys (8 pm Wednesday), Restless Heart (8 pm Thursday), the Martin Family Circus (4 pm and 8 pm Friday), Ulster County Sheriff’s K9 Demo (5 pm Friday), Savannah Jack (4 pm and 8 pm Saturday) and BJ Thomas (5:30 pm Sunday).

Parking, entertainment and unlimited rides are included with fair admission: $40 per vehicle (up to 8 occupants) on Carload Tuesday and $15 per person (adults and children 36 inches and taller) Wednesday – Sunday. Seniors are admitted free on Thursday until 4 pm.

The fair opens at 4 pm Tuesday and 10 am Wednesday – Sunday at the Ulster County Fairgrounds at 249 Libertyville Road.

Rides open at 4 pm Tuesday and 11 am Wednesday – Sunday. Gates close at 10 pm Tuesday – Thursday, midnight Friday and Saturday, and 8 pm Sunday.

For more information, call 866-666-3247 or visit DreamlandAmusements.com.