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Experience Summer, Fun & Traditions at the 2021 Altamont Fair

Please Note: The 2020 Altamont Fair has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fair will return to the Altamont Fairgrounds on August 17-22, 2021.

Looking for some August fun to top off your summer in the Capital Region? The annual Altamont Fair returns to the Altamont Fairgrounds on August 17-22, 2021. This summer tradition features family-friendly contests, animal shows and exhibits, thrilling amusement rides, live music, food vendors, and more.

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2019 Fair Details (Check Back for 2021 Info):

Date: August 13 - August 18, 2019

Location: Altamont Fairgrounds, 129 Grand St, Altamont, NY 12009

Contact Information: Call "518-861-6671," or Email ""

General Admission Prices:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday (at the gate) - $17
  • Thursday through Sunday (at the gate) - $19
  • Children under 36" can enter for free. Children under 36" are not permitted on Midway rides, but there is a Kiddie Playground.

Note: Individual tickets include admission and access to attractions, parking, music, and even unlimited rides!

Altamont Fair Events, Entertainment & More:

The Altamont Fair includes six days of exciting events throughout the fairgrounds. There are a wide range of vendors to explore, games to try, and sweet & savory fair foods to taste!

In addition, you'll discover plenty of attractions and entertainment that both kids and adults will enjoy. Check out some of the 2019 highlights below:

  • Dreamland Amusements Midway Rides
  • Demolition Derby
  • Horse Shows
  • World of Wonders
  • 4-H Animal Shows
  • Magic Shows
  • Pig & Duck Races
  • Dynamo Dogs
  • Lumberjack Show
  • Demos
  • Monster Trucks Freestyle Event
  • Royal Hanneford Circus
  • Live Music
  • And More!

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