175th Saratoga County Fair

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Where: Saratoga County Fairgrounds, 162 Prospect Street, Ballston Spa, NY
Cost: Varies
For More Information Call: (518) 885-9701

Classic carnival fun is just around the bend in Saratoga County! The 175th Saratoga County Fair is sure to be a hit with every member of your family.  From July 19 -24, you can enjoy one of the country's oldest fairs, right in Ballston Spa.

The Fair is open 9 a.m. to midnight daily; the midway and live music pavilion are open noon to midnight daily; and the concession building is open every day 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. 

Here are some highlight events from each day you won't want to miss!

Tuesday 7/19

7:30 p.m. Double M Rodeo @ the Grandstand

7:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m. The Refrigerators @ the Live Music Pavillion

Wednesday 7/20

7:30 p.m. Double M Rodeo @ the Grandstand

7:30 p.m. Audiostars @ the Live Music Pavillion

Thursday 7/21

7:30 p.m. Demolition Derby @ the Grandstand

7:30 p.m. Whiskey City @ the Live Music Pavillion

Friday 7/22

7:00 p.m. NYPTA Tractor Pulls @ the Grandstand

7:30 p.m. Skeeter Creek @ the Live Music Pavillion

Saturday 7/23

7:00 p.m. Truck Pulls @ the Grandstand

7:30 p.m. Big Sky Country @ the Live Music Pavillion

Sunday 7/24

5:00 p.m. The North & South Dakotas @ the Live Music Pavillion

7:00 p.m. Demolition Derby @ the Live Music Pavillion

During the week, expect everything from tractor pulls and cow shows, to jugglers, magicians, hypnotists, pig racing, beauty pageants, horse shows and, of course, live music!

Check out the daily schedule for each day of the fair here >>

Fair Admission

  • General Admission:  $12
  • "Smaller Than Me" (Smaller than 52" when standing): FREE
  • Season Ticket (Admits 1 person all week with free general parking in Fair Lots A-E only): $40
  • Senior Day (Wednesday, ages 65 and over until 5 p.m.): $5
  • Admission all week is free to active duty military members, ID required
  • Agricultural Society Membership: $10

$20 Hand Stamp lets you ride all rides all day, any day at the Saratoga County Fair! Tuesday through Sunday, Amusements of America Midway and The Fair present Pay One Price Rides (hand stamps), allowing you to enjoy unlimited rides.

The Saratoga County Fair offers free parking in the Fair operated Lots A, B, D, and E.

Come, have fun, and bring the whole family!

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