Delaware County Fair

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018

  (607) 865-4763
  $8 admission; free for ages under 13
  Website

This 132-year family-fun tradition features midway rides for all ages, live music, Buffalo Barfield country music comedy shows, livestock competitions and exhibits, a horse show, karaoke competitions, children's activities, contests, community exhibits, carnival games, favorite fair food and more. 

Fair highlights (free with gate admission) include:

  • Hop City Hellcats (8 pm Monday)

  • Delaware County Fair's Got Talent (noon Tuesday)

  • Hero's Parade & Fireworks (7 pm Tuesday), featuring military veterans from all wars, active duty military, in-county and out-of-county fire/EMS and police departments

  • Jason Wicks Band (8 pm Wednesday)

  • Brad Collins Band (8 pm Thursday)

  • Quad and Side By Side Drag Races (1 pm Friday)

  • Sundown Band (8 p Friday)

  • Pony Pulls and Hay Hauling Contest (starting at 9 am Saturday)

  • Randy Hulse (6 pm Saturday) 

Paid grandstand events include Demolition Derbies (7 pm Monday, $6; 7 pm Friday, $7); NYTPA Tractor Pulls (7:30 pm Wednesday, $6); Pull Pull Pull (7 pm Thursday, $6); and country music artist Terri Clark (7 pm Saturday, $10).

Daily admission is $8, or $18 for a season pass, and free for ages 12 and younger.  Parking is free.

Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. Rides take 2 or more tickets each. A Mega Pass, valid for a single-day admission and unlimited rides, is $22. 

Ride specials:

  • Monday, Dollar Day - All rides are $1 each ($10 minimum)

  • Tuesday - All rides are reduced by 1 ticket per ride

  • Wednesday - Unlimited rides are $21 per person (noon - closing)

  • Thursday - Unlimited rides are $22 per person (noon - closing)

  • Friday: Unlimited rides are $17 per person (noon - 5 pm)

  • Saturday: Unlimited rides are $18 per person (6 pm - closing) 

The Dreamland Amusements midway opens at 1 pm Monday and noon Tuesday - Saturday. For more information, call 866-666-3247 or visit Delaware County Fair.