The photograph at the top of our website is from an early 20th century double-width post card of the Fair when it was held in Mineola, now the site of the Nassau County Court House complex.
Our website is always under reconstruction, so come back frequently as we build a new and better site for 2015. Your comments are welcome. Send us an email at email@example.com.
Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin
Last year's Giant Pumpkin weighed in at 825 lbs
2014 was a great Fair
Our thanks to the 23,030 of you that visited us this year. A special thanks to the 115 of you who braved the soggy elements on Saturday, October 4th.
Scarecrow Building was a Blast!
We're doing it again in 2015
It was hard to tell who was having the most fun, the scarecrow builders or the visitors watching and commenting on them building their scarecrows.
Planning for the 2015 Fair
We have added a new premium catagory - The Best Carved Pumpkin and maybe we will have pumpkin carving demonstrations.
A new cornucopia coloring contest for our younger contestants.
What are your suggestions for the 2015 Fair and for our website, premium categories, competitions or entertainment Email us with your suggestions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes all three of these are cakes. These are the winners in the 2014 Advanced Culinary Catagory. And yes all three were edible.
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2015 Premium Book is now online
Just click on the cover below to be taken to the book page.
Support our Sponsors
The 2014 Long Island Fair Quilt Raffle:
Nine Patch and Snowballs
Hand sewn by the Old Bethpage Village Restoration Quilters
Statewide Fair Passes
The New York State Association of Agriculture Fairs is again selling a limited number of statewide fair passes.An official 2015 New York State Pass will be available for $100.00. This pass, good at all 48 NYSAAF member Fairs (including the Long Island Fair) and New York State Fair, admits person named on the pass and one companion, plus parking when available. Member Fairs are listed on the NYSAAF web site at www.nyfairs.org. For information on how to order the passes go to the NYSAAF website and click on "Fair Pass".
2015 Fair Dates:
Friday through Sunday
September 25 - 28 and October 2 - 4