Check out the Ulster County Fair in New Paltz

(Photo by Will Dendis)

The 129th annual Ulster County Fair will continue its run through Sunday, August 6 at the Ulster County Fairgrounds at 249 Libertyville Road in New Paltz.

One admission price of $15 for adults and children 36 inches or taller includes all midway rides, shows, entertainment and parking. Thursday, August 3 admission is free for all seniors arriving between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

The Fairgrounds open at 10 a.m. each day, closing at 10 p.m. on Thursday, August 3, midnight on Friday and Saturday, August 4 and 5 and 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 6.


The headlining musical act on Thursday, August 3 will be Restless Heart; Friday, August 4 will feature the Martin Family Circus; Saturday, August 5 will feature Savannah Jack; and B. J. Thomas will close the fair on Sunday, August 6. All entertainment is included with admission to the fair. A complete list of entertainment and activities can be found on the website.