The pandemic canceled a lot of things that New Yorkers were looking forward to in 2020. The State Fair was one of those things, and "out of an abundance of caution," that was not held like originally planned.
State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball and Acting State Fair Director Troy Waffner today announced that the first-ever New York yogurt bar, called YO2GO, will debut at the 2014 Great New York State Fair. YO2GO will take up 40 feet of space in the New York State Fair's Dairy Products Building and provide consumers with two different styles of yogurt - regular vanilla and Greek - made with
New York State Thruway officials have warned travelers heading to Syracuse for the opening of the New York State Fair on Thursday that President Obama's central New York visit could cause traffic hangups.
Those who are fans of the baked potato at the New York State Fair will find the line to obtain the savory spud shorter this year.
Fair organizers say the procedure for the tuber treat will involve a separate line for the potato itself, then the drink, then the condiments.
New York State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel Aubertine has announced that the Great New York State Fair will play host to a major exhibit that will show New Yorkers how coordinated remediation efforts between state and local partners at Onondaga Lake is changing the region and providing for future economic vitality.