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Empire State Fair Logo May 3rd through 19th, 2019 select dates
Empire State Fair May 3rd through 19th, 2019 select dates

Final Day of the Fair

Don’t miss the FINAL DAY of the Empire State Fair! Join us today from 2–11 PM for rides, free shows, food, and fun! See you at NYCB Live!
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100+ Rides & Attractions

Over 100+ Rides and Attractions for All Ages The 25+ acre fairgrounds features over 100 rides and attractions for all ages, including the largest Kiddy Land on Long Island and the world’s largest portable Ferris wheel. Buy a Fast Pass and get to the fun faster!
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Delicious Food

Enjoy Delicious Food and Beverages! Prepare yourself for some of the tastiest fair food in the area. At the Empire State Fair you will find scrumptious food and beverages served by some of the country’s finest vendors—from corn dogs and cotton candy to...
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Racing Pigs

Racing Pigs Don’t miss America’s #1 fair attraction—Rosaire’s Racing Pigs! You’ll have more fun than a barrel of monkeys or a gaggle of geese. Pig racing is the most hilarious entertainment you’ll ever watch. Don’t miss your chance...

The Original Batcopter

Batcopter* Take a thrilling ride in one of most famous helicopters of all time: N3079G, the original Batcopter from the original 1960s Batman TV series and original Batman movie. Captain Eugene Nock, ATP** acquired this helicopter and has meticulously restored N3079G to...
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High Dive Show

Arctic Olympic High Dive Show Enjoy world-class diving mixed with comedy, music, and breathtaking thrills! Welcome to the Arctic Olympic High Dive Show! An energetic trainer starts coaching several elite penguins for the upcoming Arctic Olympic Games. At first, everything is...
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Acrobatic Thrill Show

Hansen’s Spectacular Acrobatic Sensations Hansen’s Spectacular Acrobatic Sensations is a one-of-a-kind thrill show with 5 different acts. High speed juggling, extreme hula hoops, Olympic trampoline sensations, and aerial acrobats over 30 feet in the...
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Petting Zoo

Educational Petting Zoo & Live Animal Rides Adults and children alike are able to get up close and personal with animals of the world—a perfect spot for ridiculous selfies. Like all the other entertainment, the Petting Zoo is free with entry ticket. The animal rides are...

10 Days of Family Fun!

Step right up to one of Long Island’s biggest fairs! Join us for 10 days of incredible family fun from May 11–20, 2018 at NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Enjoy more than 100 action-packed rides and attractions—including the largest...
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Sea Lion Splash

Sea Lion Splash Sea Lion Splash is a unique show that will have you cheering and laughing. It’s an educational show with a “splash”. The sea lions will amaze you as they balance balls, shoot hoops, dance, perform handstands, and show off their pretty smiles....
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