Searching for fun, food and fireworks this winter season? Look no further than the 2023 Maguire Family of Dealerships Winter Fair coming up this February 3rd, 4th, and 5th in the Expo Center at the New York State Fairgrounds. All the fun of the Fair will be indoors! From food, entertainment, vendors, to a Midway of rides and games the Winter Fair offers fun for all ages! Outside you can find ice sculptures plus Winter Fireworks on Friday and Saturday nights beginning at 9:30pm and presented by Onondaga County. Click here for more details and ticket information.
All The Rides
A top draw to any Fair is the Midway! Main Event Amusements returns for its fourth year, bringing out ride favorites as well as several new and rebranded rides and games to create one of the largest indoor amusement set-ups in the country. The little ones will enjoy the Kiddie Ride area, including a Merry-Go-Round, kiddie Whale Ride, motorcycles, train and rollercoaster. For the family, there is the giant slide, swings and Ferris Wheel that gives and impressive view. For those who are a little more adventurous The Avenger and Scrambler rides return. New to Winter Fair is the Sea Ray, a giant swinging pirate ship that swings riders back and forth up to 50 feet in the air.
Fair Food and More
Main Event Amusements also provides all your Fair food favorites; corn dogs, deep-fried cheese on a stick, cotton candy, fresh-squeezed lemonade, Sno-Cones, and of course deep-fried Oreos. Looking for something a bit more local from your food? There will also be a variety of options from area food vendors including Kiki's Authentic Greek Cuisine, Glazed and Confused, Villa Pizza Fritte, Limp Lizard, Razzle Dazzle with vegan options and more!
For those who have a taste for carnival games Main Event is bringing a Duck Pond, Balloon Pop, Shark Attack Fishing, the Classic Ping Pong Fish Toss and new this year a fully digital High Striker with a new twist on an old classic. This impressive game will draw attention throughout the midway and give kids and adults alike the opportunity to show their strength.
Magic in the Music
There will be non stop entertainment on the Amazon Fair Stage running Friday February, 3rd through Sunday February, 5th. Featuring musical acts of Paul Davie: A Beatles Tribute, The Ripchords, Colin Aberdeen, musical funk/soul group the Brownskin Band and much more.