The Dutchess County Fair ~ August 21st-26th, 2012


Tuesday: Justin Moore 

Wednesday: Rock and Roll legend Chubby Checker

Thursday: Lonestar

Friday : Starship

Saturday : The U.S. FMX Freestyle Motocross 

Sunday: Championship Bull Riding  


Fair Hours


Tuesday – Sunday: 10am – 10pm

Rides Run Daily: 10am – 11pm; Fri & Sat 10am – midnight

Commercial Vendors: Open 10 am – 10pm

Food Vendors: Open 10am – 11pm

Exhibit Building: 10am – 10pm

 Preferred Parking – First Come First Serve Basis (Fair Only)

Well Lot Preferred Parking – $10

Follow signs to Preferred Parking in a reserved lot that will allow you to entrance to the most centrally located entrance gate on the fairgrounds

Travel Package Info

Metro-North offers one-day getaway package deals from GCT/Harlem-125th Street -. For Packages from other stations visit Bus from the train station to the Fair is $5 (round trip). Schedule available at

Buy advance discount tickets thru 8/20, which offer advance admission, ride ticket, and food discounts. Located on Route 9 in Rhinebeck;     

Gates open 10 am-10 pm; rides till 11 pm.

 Call (845) 876-4000 or visit