HAMBURG, NEW YORK – Get ready for a dose of the “Best 12 Days of Summer,” as the Erie County Fair will hold a limited, “flash” sale on admission tickets. The seven-hour sale begins at 12Noon TODAY, Thursday, May 9th and concludes tonight at 7pm.

Flash Sale tickets will be $6 each and may be used any day of the 2019 Fair to be held August 7-18th. The sale price represents a 50% saving off regular adult gate admission. To purchase tickets, fairgoers can visit the Fair’s website at or stop in person to the Fairgrounds main office today from Noon-7pm. Gate admission purchased via the website is subject to service fees. There is a limit of 8 tickets per person.

“Last December the Erie County Agricultural Society announced a restructuring of its gate admission program that will increase the cost of a full-price, adult gate admission to $12,” said Fair CEO & Manager Jessica Underberg. “This was the first change in gate prices for the Erie County Fair in a decade. We encourage all fairgoers to take advantage of today’s one-time only, flash sale. Planning in advance to attend the Fair will save you money.”

About the Erie County Fair

The Erie County Agricultural Society is a private not-for-profit membership organization. Established in 1819, the Society is the oldest civic organization in Western New York. The mission of the Erie County Agricultural Society (ECAS), sponsors of the Erie County Fair, is to preserve and enhance, by educational endeavors, the agricultural and historical legacy of New York State. The Fair strives to fulfill appropriate aspects of the agricultural, educational, entertainment and recreational needs of Western New York. The 2019 Erie County Fair will be held August 7th – 18th (