It's gonna be another great year for the Erie County Fair running August 8th through the 19th!  Buffalo's New Country, 1065 WYRK is proud to welcome Chris Young performing on Thursday, August 9th at 7:30 p.m. on the Grandstand! Enter below for your chance to win tickets to the show.

Chris has had ten #1s and 17 Gold or Platinum certifications; along with nominations from the CMA and ACM awards. In 2017 he became the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. Tickets are $70 for preferred track, $50 for track reserved and $30 for general admission.  Tickets  will go on sale at 10am, Thursday, April 19th at, by phone at 1888-223-6000, or in person at the Fairgrounds Main Office. Office hours are Monday-Friday from
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tickets purchased prior to the day of the show include admission to the Erie County Fair on the day of the performance.

The new super group Midland will perform a free show at the Erie County Fair on Tuesday, August 14th at 7:30 p.m.  (free with your paid admission to the fair)

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The brings all kinds of fun and entertaining shows, games and rides to the Hamburg Fairgrounds this summer.  Plus all that fair food!!

To celebrate the Fair’s 150th year in Hamburg, the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will perform a special sesquicentennial concert on the Fair’s Opening Night, Wednesday, August 8th at 8 p.m. This will mark only the fifth time in the Fair’s 197 year history that the BPO has performed at the Fair. The region’s beloved orchestra previously appeared at the Fair in 1955, 1956, 1993 and 2014. The show is FREE with gate admission to the Fair. No Grandstand ticket is required for entry to the show.

The number of free Grandstand concerts has doubled to four shows in 2018. In addition to being FREE with gate admission access, the Fair also unveiled a new ticket pricing structure that includes a “preferred track” paid seating option for two of the Grandstand’s four free concerts. The $20 per ticket option will be available for the Monday, August 13th Oak Ridge Boys show and the Tuesday, August 14th Midland concert and will provide priority seating in the center track sections. General admission seating for these shows will remain FREE with gate admission to the Fair. No Grandstand ticket is required for entry to the show for general admission.

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