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ALTAMONT – The Altamont Fair

 

The Capital Region’s Altamont Fair!

 

Summer. Fun. Tradition.

 

 

Tuesday, August 13 – Sunday, August 18, 2019

 

8 am fair opens for livestock shows.

11 am Exhibits and vendors open

 

Midway hours:

12 – 10 pm Tuesday – Thursday,

12 – 11 pm Friday – Saturday

12 – 10 pm Sunday

 

 

Pay-one-price admission

(includes rides, shows, attractions and exhibits)

For adults and children 36 inches or taller

$17 Tuesday – Wednesday;

$19 Thursday – Sunday on site, or $15 online in advance. (Pre-sale ends at 11:59 pm Mon., Aug. 12th)

 

 

* On Wednesday, August 14th, seniors 65 & older, active duty military and veterans, and Grange members are admitted free (rides included) with ID until 6 pm *

 

 

The Capital Region’s hometown fair features midway rides and games, Royal Hanneford Circus, World of Wonders sideshow acts under the big top, Fearless Flores Family Motorcycle Thrill Show, live music, motorsports, Dynamo Dogs show, Jennifer’s All Creatures Barnyard Races & Petting Zoo, Jay Mattioli Magic Show, Sherman’s Lumberjack Show, livestock events, horse and pony shows, agriculture presentations, exhibits, Farmers Market, Altamont Country Store, Blue Ribbon Cooking Center activities, museum attractions, demonstrations, competitions, Beer Saloon, favorite fair food and more.

 

Fair Highlights:

 

Monster Trucks Meet & Greet (5 pm) and Freestyle Event (7 pm Tuesday)

Nite Train and The High Voltage Horns (7 pm Wednesday)

Skeeter Creek (Modern Country Music; 8 pm Thursday)

The Refrigerators (Horn-fueled Party Band; 7:30 pm Friday)

Big Sky Country (8 pm Saturday)

Demolition Derby (2 pm Sunday)

 

DAILY SCHEDULES:

Tuesday, August 13th

Wednesday, August 14th

Thursday, August 15th

Friday, August 16th

Saturday, August 17th

Sunday, August 18th

 

VENDOR COUPONS

 

For more information, call the Altamont Fair at 518-861-6671 or Dreamland Amusements midway at 866-666-3247.

 

Altamont Fair on Facebook

COBLESKILL – Schoharie County Sunshine Fair

This 143-year family-fun tradition features midway rides and games for all ages, live music and entertainment, demolition derbies, truck and tractor pulls, livestock events, horse shows, Miniature Circus Museum, Model Railroad Exhibit, Antique Tractor Display, Clydesdales, Canine Center, Heritage Village, community exhibits, demonstrations, contests and favorite fair food.

Daily entertainment includes the Royal Hanneford Circus, Nerger’s Performing Tigers, World of Wonders sideshow acts, Escape Explosion Wild West Show, Rosaire’s Royal Racing Pigs, Master Chainsaw Sculptor Brian Ruth, and Buffalo Barfield & Un-Herd of Entertainment.

Daily admission (ages 3 and older) is $15 Tuesday – Thursday and $17 Friday – Sunday and includes rides, shows and parking.

Fair highlights include:
• Tuesday – NY Sire Stakes Harness Racing (noon), Demolition Derby (7:30 pm), Shine Hill Road Band (8 pm)
• Wednesday – Draft Horse Shows (9:30 am; 1 pm), Karaoke By Piano Man’s DJ Productions (8 pm)
• Thursday – Kiddie Tractor Pull (7 pm), Demolition Derby (7:30 pm)
• Friday – NYS Sanctioned Tractor Pull (6 pm), Skeeter Creek band (8:30 pm)
• Saturday – Irish Dancers (2 pm, 4:30 pm), Truck Pull (3 pm), Big Sky Country band (7:30 pm)
• Sunday – NBHA Barrel Race (noon), Championship Demolition Derby (5:30 pm)

Fair admission for ages 62 and older is $5 on Wednesday till 4 pm and free for veterans and active military (with valid ID) on Saturday. Visit the website for $55 pre-sale season passes. (Pre-sale ends at 7 pm Aug. 5.)

The fair is open from 9 am to midnight. Midway hours are 4 to 11 pm Tuesday and noon to 11 pm Wednesday – Sunday.

For more information, call the fair at 518-234-2123 or Dreamland Amusements midway at 866-666-3247.

Circus Camp 2019 with Westchester Circus Arts at The Harvey School in Katonah, NY

KATONAH – Summer Camp with Westchester Circus Arts @ The Harvey School

 

Students will have the opportunity to take classes that include juggling, tightrope, acrobatics & more!

 

 

Monday – Friday, 9 am – 3:30 pm

Each week concludes with a show on Friday at 1:30 pm

 

WEEK 1: July 22th – July 26

WEEK 2: July 28 – August 1

WEEK 3: August 5 – 9

 

$675/week*

 

 

Under the magic of the Big Top, campers are encouraged to dream without limits, expand their skill sets, and express their individuality. Circus Camp is perfect for boys and girls ages 6-18 who seek an intensive performance-based summer experience. We have program offerings for beginners-advanced students.

 

Every week ends in an exciting BIG TOP SHOW for friends & families to attend. We fire up the popcorn and cotton candy machines, bring out the sequence, lights, and music, and put on a show that brings out the very best in your kids. Our Big Top Shows place campers in the center ring for a confidence-building experience that is sure to last a lifetime.

 

 

Multi-week discounts:

2 weeks – Save 5%

3 weeks – save 10%

Limited scholarships available, email hilary@westchestercircusarts.com to inquire

 

 

Bus Transport

$100/weekfrom Armonk, Chappaqua, Millwood, Briarcliff or Tarrytown

 

 

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The Mall at Bay Plaza in The Bronx

BRONX – FREE KIDS EVENT! Circus Games! @ The Mall at Bay Plaza

 

Friday, July 19, 2019

 

3 pm

 

 

 

 

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NEWBURGH – Learn to Fly Newburgh Trapeze Workshops @ Safe Harbors Green

 

This summer, Newburgh is taking off with Flying Trapeze with a “pop-up” flying trapeze academy at Safe Harbors!

 

 

Daily from Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 26, 2019

(no sessions on Monday, July 24th)

 

 

Most days time slots are: 12, 3 and/or 6 pm

 

 

Rates per 2-hour class per student: 

 

Ages 6 -12: $50

 

 

Ages 13 & up: $75

 

 

Service fees from EventBrite apply.

 

 

Coaches will make the final determination of whether any particular person is eligible.

 

 

One of the most iconic and spectacular of traditional circus acts, the Flying Trapeze was once reserved for the most elite acrobats …now, everyone can learn to fly!

 

Experience your own capacity! Develop mastery in ways most of us can’t imagine! Do something extraordinary in a safe and nurturing environment under the guidance and in the hands of experienced professional coaches

 

All proceeds raised through flying trapeze classes will support the Safe Harbors Circus on the Green – A program of Ritz Kidz.

 

 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

 

Detailed program information, class schedules and online registration available here!

 

 

Thank you to our sponsors:

 

Mid-Hudson Times

Grit Works

Rhinebeck Bank

 

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Facebook Event Page

 

 

Email: newburghtrapeze@gmail.com

 

Phone: 202-232-4138