Jun 30

The Best 12 Days of Summer are just 6 weeks away. Admission tickets will go on sale starting July 1st at ECFair.org.

As in 2021, adult admission tickets are $13.50 when purchased online (no additional fees).  Kids 12 & under receive free admission every day.  For 2022, admission tickets will be available at the gate for $15.00 available only with a credit card, cash will not be accepted at the gate.  Parking will be free (on lots Read More

Jun 28


June 27, 2022 – Amherst, NY. – Work is well underway at Sweet Home Central Schools, where Concept Construction Corp has been selected to provide general construction services for (7) buildings within the school’s system.  As a prime General Contractor, Concept Construction is overseeing the planned work, including the complete reconstruction of the sport’s locker Read More

Jun 22

182nd Erie County Fair to Honor Firefighters, Veterans, and Active Military Public Invited to Nominate Firefighters and Servicemembers

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Erie County Fair will honor firefighters, veterans and active military daily this August.  In addition to the traditional daily Flag Retreat Ceremony honoring a veteran or active-duty military member, there will be a firefighter honored daily in the all-new Firefighter Honoree Ceremony.  These daily honorees will be chosen from nominations by Read More

Jun 6

PITCH Hamburg Names Annamaria Masucci As Its Executive Director

Masucci brings nearly 20 years of economic development, nonprofit, entrepreneurship, sales, and marketing experience to the role Hamburg, NY – Today, the PITCH Hamburg Board of Directors announced the hiring of Annamaria Masucci as its Executive Director. PITCH Hamburg is a nonprofit organization that supports the creation of new small businesses that add to the Read More

Jun 1

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack Announces Food System Transformation Framework

Location: usda.gov/live Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2022 Time: 11:30 AM ET You’re invited to join Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for a livestream event to announce USDA’s framework for shoring up the food supply chain and transforming the food system to be fairer, more competitive, and more resilient. USDA efforts to create more and better markets Read More

Jun 1

The Erie County Fair Is Where Competition Lives! 2022 Exhibit Information & Deadlines Now Online

HAMBURG, NY – The Erie County Fair is where competition lives! We love to compete! Spirited competition among peers is at the heart of the fair experience. Who has the best photograph? Best jam? Biggest stalk of corn? How about the best quilt?   Floral Display, Woodcarving?…and more.  Annually the Erie County Fair offers a chance Read More

May 17

American Pickers to film in New York

Check it out…the TV Show, American Pickers is coming to the area. Have items you think they are interested in buying? Read the New York_Press Release here to contact them.

May 17

Motor Event Series Added to 2022 Erie County Fair Grandstand Lineup

HAMBURG, NEW YORK –The wildest and most spectacular summertime stunts, crashes and thrills return during the Erie County Fair’s Motor Event Series. ATV Big Air Tour on Wednesday, August 17th with two show times, 3:00pm and 7:00pm.  These shows will be action packed featuring talented ATV, Motorcycle, UTV and BMX bike riders in the Country. Read More

May 10

Gabriel Iglesias To Return To The Erie County Fair

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias, one of America’s most successful stand-up comedians, will bring his brand-new material to The Buffalo News Grandstand on Friday, August 19th, 2022 at 8pm.  He recently performed two sold out shows at Dodger Stadium this past weekend, the first comedian to perform and sell out there. Its been Read More

May 10

Concept Construction builds Cornerstone Federal Credit Union’s newest location

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Apr 26

2X GRAMMY Award-Winner, Zach Williams, Added To Grandstand Lineup At Erie County Fair

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – 2X GRAMMY Award-winner Zach Williams will perform a free show at the Erie County Fair on August 15th at 8:00pm. Zach Williams’ music comes from a place of humility and honesty as a direct reflection of God’s redemption in his life. He has become one of Contemporary Christian Music’s leading artists Read More

Apr 19

Erie County Fair Annual Homebrew and Cider Making Competition Deadline is Approaching

HAMBURG, NY – The Erie County Fair Annual Homebrew and Cider Making Competition deadline is fast approaching.  These competitions offer the opportunity for talented homebrewers and cider makers to shine.  The winning recipe for the top craft beer and cider will be commercially produced for the 2022 Erie County Fair.  Homebrewers and cider makers from Read More

Apr 19

Nelly to Perform at the 2022 Erie County Fair

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – American rapper, singer and entrepreneur, Nelly, will perform at The Buffalo News Grandstand during the Erie County Fair on August 18th at 8:00pm. With three Grammys and a roster of platinum and gold records, Nelly is known for tracks including “Hot in Herre,” “Country Grammar” and “Ride Wit Me”.    When the Read More

Apr 19

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day at Two Fattey Beer Locations Saturday, April 30th

On Saturday April 30th Ten Lives Club, in conjunction with Pet Supplies Plus, will be hosting two happy hours from 12-3:30 PM. They will take place in the Northtowns, at Fattey Beer Co Niagara Falls Boulevard (908 Niagara Falls Blvd Suite 105, North Tonawanda 14120) and in the Southtowns at Fattey Beer Co. Hamburg (284 Read More

Apr 13

Deadline To Apply For Erie County Fair Camp is May 11th

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – In 2009, the Erie County Agricultural Society inaugurated its award-winning Fair Camp program with the goal to stimulate an interest in agriculture, a passion for learning and foster a love of the Erie County Fair. Since the program began, over 350 children and their parents have slept overnight in a barn, Read More

Apr 5

Amazon Smile Helps Ten Lives Club through Qualifying Purchases

AmazonSmile has made a charitable donation to Ten Lives Club in the amount of $1,037 as a result of qualifying purchases made by customers who have selected this charity. Thank you to customers shopping at smile.amazon.com or using the Amazon app with AmazonSmile ON, as everyday purchases make an impact. So far, AmazonSmile has donated Read More

Apr 1


WHAT – New York Spring Dairy Carousel This is the most head of cattle we have had on the grounds at one time. WHO – New York Holstein Association DATES –Saturday, April 2- Monday, April 4, 2022 WHERE – The Fairgrounds Showplex SCHEDULE – Animals will be registered and stalled by 10am on Friday, April Read More

Mar 29

Happy Together Tour Returns to the Erie County Fair

LINE-UP FEATURES RETURNING FAVORITES AND NEW ADDITIONS: THE TURTLES, GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION GAP, THE ASSOCIATION, THE BUCKINGHAMS, THE VOGUES AND THE COWSILLS March 29, 2022 HAMBURG, NEW YORK – An ensemble lineup of legendary pop music superstars from the 60s & 70s return to The Buffalo News Grandstand at the 2022 Erie County Read More

Mar 23

McDuffies bakery sells limited edition cookie to support Ukraine relief efforts

Hamburg, NY – McDuffies Bakery announced on Facebook the small business’s efforts to raise money and collect supplies for Ukrainian relief efforts. Starting on Wednesday, March 23rd and until supplies last, a blue and yellow frosted cookie resembling the Ukrainian flag will be sold McDuffie’s locations in Hamburg, East Aurora, and Clarence. 100% of the Read More

Mar 22

Springmas Bash Scholarship Fundraiser is a go this year, first time in two years!

Hamburg, NY – Coming up on April 7th, the Southtowns Regional Chamber of Commerce (SRCC) is holding their annual scholarship fundraiser with a twist this year. Usually held in December, the party was moved to the Spring amid concerns regarding Erie County and State mandates surrounding the Omicron variant. Now with concerns diminished, the party Read More

Mar 22

The Erie County Agricultural Society is excited to add an ACM award winner to this year’s concert lineup on The Buffalo News Grandstand.

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Erie County Agricultural Society is excited to add an ACM award winner to this year’s concert lineup on The Buffalo News Grandstand. American country music singer/songwriter Riley Green will perform on The Buffalo News Grandstand on Thursday, August 11th at 8:00pm. Named New Male Artist of the Year at the Read More

Mar 15

The Fab Four: The Best Beatles Tribute Is The First Concert Announcement for the 2022 Erie County Fair Lineup

HAMBURG, NEW YORK – The Erie County Agricultural Society is excited to start announcing the lineup for The Buffalo News Grandstand for 2022. Each year, the grandstand has featured a wide array of artists throughout the 12 days of the Fair. The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute will return to Hamburg on Wednesday, August 10th Read More

Mar 3


March 3, 2022– Tonawanda, NY. National developer hires Concept Construction as their General Contractor for a new, build-to-suit, ground-up facility. Buffalo Rehab Group, a leader in Physical & Occupational Therapy services, will soon occupy the space, welcoming patients to their newest and 13th location, at 2965 Sheridan Drive. The company remains committed to providing an Read More

Feb 28

The Village of Hamburg’s Annual Meeting is a go and filled with big news on multiple projects

Hamburg, NY – After a brief hiatus, the Economic Development Committee for the Village of Hamburg invites all community stakeholders to attend the Annual Village Update Meeting to be held on Wednesday, April 6, 2022, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Hamburg High School, 4111 Legion Drive, in the High School cafeteria. During Read More

Feb 16


February 16, 2022 – North Buffalo, NY. – Fresh, organic, high-quality ingredients are on the menu for customers who value health, convince and simplicity. Rachels Mediterranean Grill co-founders Joe and G Khoury have made serving healthy choices the foundation for their business success. Their newest restaurant, now under construction, is located at 2350 Delaware Ave. Read More