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Joe Morrissey, 518-457-0752, Joe.Morrissey@agriculture.ny.gov
Dave Bullard, 315-487-7711 x 1377, Dave.Bullard@agriculture.ny.gov

May 06, 2013

Horse Show Takes Center Stage at Fairgrounds

State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel J. Aubertine today announced the following event running from May 10 - 12 at the New York State Fairgrounds:

            The Bridle Path Manor Junior/Amateur Hunter Horse Show takes over the Toyota Coliseum from Friday, May 10 to Sunday, May 12.  Horses and riders will be judged in a number of categories.  Doors open at 8 a.m. each day and admission is free.  The Fairgrounds will host a number of horse competitions through the summer months.

            The New York State Fair runs from August 22 September 2, 2013.  The Fair’s theme is “Sharing the Bounty and Pride of New York.” 

            In addition to the annual New York State Fair, the Fairgrounds host dozens of agricultural events throughout the year, including some of the Northeast’s most prestigious horse and livestock shows.

            The home of the Great New York State Fair is a 375-acre exhibit and entertainment complex that operates all year. A year-round schedule of events is available on the Fair’s website.  Find The Great New York State Fair on Facebook or follow NYS Fair on Twitter. Also, New Yorkers are invited to send their ideas on the Great New York State Fair at statefairideas@agriculture.ny.gov.

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