Columbia County Fair - Chatham, NY

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Ticket Information & Prices

Hours of Operation

Wednesday 3pm to 11pm
Thursday-Monday 10am-11pm


FREE wheelchair use, inquire at admission gates Courtesy of the Barnwell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center- Deposit Required


on grounds during fair hours, excludes servicing dogs


There is NO sale of tobacco products on the fairgrounds.
Smoking is NOT allowed in any building or in the grandstands


Route 66
GPS 142 Hudson Ave
UPS 32 Church St
Chatham, NY 12037
(518) 392-2121

2014 Ticket Prices

Children age 12 and under always get in free!

Single Admission (excluding Sunday) $10.00
Sunday Admission $12.00
Advance Sale
(ends August 26th at the end of the day)
Senior Citizens 62 & over
(Thursday 10am to 4pm)
Youth Day 18 & under
(Thursday 10am to 4pm)
Active Military Personnel (with ID or Uniform) Free
Grandstand Entertainment Free
Parking Free
Special Ride Pass (daily) see program
Children age 12 and under always get in FREE !  

Advance Sale Tickets

Advance tickets to the Columbia County Fair are now available by mail order for $8 until August 17.

Advance tickets are $8 each  and this is a savings of $2 everyday and $4 on Sunday when  you buy your ticket  in advance.

Money orders and checks are acceptable for the purchase of advanced sale tickets.
A self addressed, stamped return envelope must accompany all orders.

Click here to download your Advance Ticket mail-order form

The advance tickets are also available at the fair Administration office until August 26.

On Youth Day and Senior Citizen’s Day, Thursday August 28, children age 18 and under are admitted free until 4 pm and seniors age 62 and over are admitted at half price until 4 pm.

Children age 12 and under are always admitted free any day of the fair.

Advance tickets at other local outlets begins
August 1 until August 26 at the following locations:

  • Price Chopper supermarkets (Starting August 5th)
  • Hannaford supermarkets
  • Agway stores
  • First Niagara branch offices
  • The Bank of Greene County branch offices
  • Taconic Valley Lawn & Garden
Columbia County Fair is sponsored by A. Carlusso & Son, Inc. and Hudson River Bankd & Trust Co. Foundation