Erie County Fair | Events in Buffalo, NY | New York By Rail

august, 2023

09aug(aug 9)11:00 am20(aug 20)10:00 pmErie County Fair11:00 am - 10:00 pm (20) Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway

Event Details

Erie County Fair

Whether you go on the rides, enjoy the music and performances, indulge in the popular food and drink stands or participate in one of the many other attractions, all attendees are sure to have fun at the County Fair! 

2023 Fair Attractions

From August 9-20, the Erie County Fair has something for everyone! Featured attractions include the GUSTO Grandstand, classic fair rides, music and performances (including Clint Black!), barn and agriculture events, and more. 

Erie County Fair Events

Aside from the GUSTO Grandstand, there will be other musical acts and performances at the fair, including the Slade Park Music Series, performances at the Carousel Beer Garden, the Erie County Fair Marching Band, Strolling Acts, and more. The agricultural exhibits will showcase a discovery center with farm animals, urban farming displays, horse shows, and a blacksmith shop. There are also opportunities to host company/organization picnics, family reunions, or kid’s birthdays at the fair.

Fair Admission & Ticket Information

Fair admission for kids 12 and under is free. Adults 13 and older must pay $17.00 online or $20.00 at the gate. NOTE: only credit card will be accepted at admission gates.

Click here for more information on ticket sales and pricing.

Take Amtrak to the Erie County Fair

Experience the Erie County Fair via Amtrak to Buffalo-Exchange St. Station in Buffalo, NY—Don’t forget to use the Amtrak See New York and Save 15% discount!

Rent a car with Enterprise! Pick up your reserved NYTRAIN Enterprise Rent-a-Car right at the Buffalo Station. Click here to reserve your car or call the Buffalo office today at: 716-884-6666.


9 (Wednesday) 11:00 am - 20 (Sunday) 10:00 pm


Hamburg Fairgrounds

5600 McKinley Parkway