Nice weather helps bring 118k people to the fair on Saturday

New York State Fair

GEDDES, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The great weather and $1 admission helped bring 118,013 people to the New York State Fair on Saturday. While 9,381 fewer people came through the turnstiles than a year ago, that 118,000 people still made it the second-best first Saturday ever.

For Saturday night’s Chevy Court concert, rapper Smokepurpp drew a crowd of over 10,000 people.

FUN FACT: The 2019 Fair has set two daily attendance records and two second-bests in the first four days.

Total Per Day
Day One 74,027
Day Two 77,242
Day Three 98,238
Day Four 118,013 
2019 Total (as of Saturday) 367,520

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