Columbia County Fair - Chatham, NY

Fair Sponsor Program

Columbia County Fair Logo - Chatham NY

There are many advantages of Fair sponsorship. Supporting an exciting, old-fashioned country fair creates a positive environment, associating your company with wholesome family fun, great entertainment and pride for local family farms and agriculture. Your good will demonstrates community connectedness that is priceless. Fair sponsorship is also very cost-effective, reaching 70,000+ people with multiple impressions making its cost per exposure just pennies.

Depending on sponsorship level, you participate in a major marketing initiative that includes: billboards, radio exposure, press releases, newspaper ads, fair passes, rack cards, VIP parking, daily program, vendor space, Fair web site, and event banners.

For further details, email or call: 518-392-2121

Columbia County Fair - 4-H with their cows

Fair Overview

  • Longest running fair in New York State
  • Draws 70,000+ people
  • Attracts everyone – weekenders, full-timers, all ages, singles & families
  • Continuous program of grounds improvements
  • Record number of exhibitors last year
  • Expanded to sixth day
  • Attendance continues to rise
  • Reputation as “cleanest and prettiest fair around”
  • Board of Directors comprised of leaders and professionals dedicated
    to Fair’s business success, growth and community impact

Sponsorship Opportunities Levels

PLATINUM — $10,000

  • Fair marquee event

GOLD —$5,000

  • One Main Stage event
  • NorthGate Stage daily line-up
  • Firemen’s Parade
  • Two by Two Zoo

SILVER — $2,500

  • Mid-field Arena daily line-up
  • Pavilion Entertainment
    nightly line-up
  • Children’s entertainment & 4-H
  • Racing Pigs
  • Columbia County Bounty
  • Antique Tractor Pull
  • Fair Talent Show

BRONZE — $1,000

  • Upper Entertainment
    Garden-Food Court
  • Dairy Cattle Show
  • Beef Cattle Show
  • Sheep Show
  • Poultry Show
  • Horse Show
  • Livestock Auction
  • Crafts Demonstrations
  • KJ Gymnastics
  • Scouts
  • Wool Booth Exhibits
  • Quilt Show
  • Flower Show
  • Schoolhouse Exhibit
  • Photography Contest
  • Scarecrow Contest
  • Watermelon and Ice Cream
    Eating Contests
  • Grange Exhibits
  • Domestic Arts & Crafts Show
  • Cooking Contest

Friends — $500