This event has passed!

Altamont Fair

Altamont, NY
August 15 - August 20 , 2017
#2017#Albany#August#Capital District#New York

The Capital Region’s hometown fair celebrates its 125th year with a jam-packed schedule of agriculture events, live entertainment, exhibits, contests and midway rides ranging from whimsical kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides.

Enjoy racing pigs, Circus Hollywood, livestock shows, live music, tiger shows, a petting zoo, horse and pony shows, agricultural demonstrations, hypnotism shows, World of Wonders old-time sideshow acts, Houdini-style Escape Explosion Show, a baby animal exhibit, Dynamo Dogs show, Blue Ribbon Cooking Center activities, lumberjack show, exotic reptile presentations, chainsaw carving demonstrations and a vast variety of favorite fair food.

Children under 36 inches tall are admitted free, rides excluded. Kid Zones are available around the fairgrounds for young children who do not meet the minimum height requirements for midway rides.

On Wednesday, seniors ages 65 and older, active members of the Armed Forces, veterans and Grange members are admitted free with ID until 4 pm, rides included.


  • Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 11pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 10pm
  • Admission

    Pay-one-price admission (includes parking, entertainment and unlimited rides) is $15 Tuesday and Wednesday and $17 Thursday - Sunday.

    Event Sites & Contact

    Vendor Info

    For vendor inquiries, visit the “Contact Us” page at or call 866-666-3247.


    129 Grand St, Altamont, NY 12009

    Get Directions