This year's Otsego County Fair offers new events and activities

The Otsego County Fair is offering a variety of new vendors and activities for fairgoers this year, and organizers believe it organizers believe it could bring in up to 40,000 people.

Posted: Jul 31, 2018 7:28 PM

MORRIS, NY-- The Otsego County Fair is offering a variety of new vendors and activities for fairgoers this year, and organizers believe it organizers believe it could bring in up to 40,000 people.

New to the fair this year; 30 new vendors, acoustic style concerts at the grandstand, a new educational center to go along with the petting zoo and a new science discovery center.

Lisa Jones, manager of the Otsego County Fair, said the fair offers a variety of activities for many people to enjoy.

"It's an old-school agricultural fair," she said. "We still are based on the animals of course. We have one the largest floral hall exhibits here, it's really full this year. We've added a lot of new stuff so everyone should come and check it out."

The fair also has horse races, weeklong 4-H demonstrations and antique tractors pulls, that Jones said go along with the fair's farm-based history.

Jones said last year around 40,000 people attended the fair, and she expects this year will bring in similar numbers.

The fair runs until Sunday, Aug. 5.

For more information and a complete schedule visit: otsegocountyfair.org

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