Joe Morrissey, 518-457-0752
October 31, 2012
Media Advisory: Harvest Fest Hits the State Fairgrounds to Promote New York Products
“New York's vibrant beer, wine, cider and spirits industry supports thousands of jobs across the state and is a major driver of tourism in many communities.”
- Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
On the heels of Governor Cuomo’s Wine, Beer and Spirits Summit, State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel J. Aubertine will be hosting a press conference on Thursday, November 1 at the State Fairgrounds in Syracuse to promote the upcoming “Pride of New York Harvest Fest.” The Pride of New York Harvest Fest offers a unique opportunity for New Yorkers to sample and purchase quality wine, beer and food from New York growers and producers – all in one location.
Commissioner Aubertine will also be making an announcement concerning the 2013 Great New York State Fair at the event.
WHEN: Thursday, November 1, 2012 – 1 p.m.
WHERE: State Fairgrounds, Horticulture Building
WHO: State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel J. Aubertine
Pride of NY Harvest Fest participants
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