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Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

Cobleskill, NY
August 7 - August 12, 2018
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The 142nd Schoharie County Sunshine Fair takes place from Tuesday, August 7th through Sunday, August 12th, located at the Schoharie Fairgrounds in Cobleskill. The 10 day fair features agricultural exhibits and animals, live music, a carnival midway with exciting rides by Dreamland Amusements, a huge selection of delicious food, and midway entertainment such as Rosaire’s Royal Racing Pigs, Scott’s Future World of Magic Show, Danny Grant’s Cowboy Circus, and more.

Admission to the fair includes unlimited midway rides, grandstand shows, fairground attractions and parking.

Tuesday, August 7th, is Senior Recognition Day – fair admission (including unlimited rides) is $5 for those ages 62 and older.

American Hero Day is Saturday, August 11th, where veterans and active military (with valid ID) are admitted free.

Be sure to check the Schoharie County Sunshine Fair’s website for a complete schedule of events and activities.


  • Gates
    • Daily: 9am – 11pm
  • Midway
    • Tuesday: 4pm – 11pm
    • Wednesday – Sunday: 12 noon – 11pm


  • $15 Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
  • $17 Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
  • Free for children under 3

Event Sites & Contact


Cobleskill Fairgrounds, 113 Sunshine Dr, Cobleskill, NY 12043

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