Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner
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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
                       Syracuse, NY

WHO: State Agriculture Commissioner Darrel J. Aubertine
                        Pride of NY Harvest Fest participants

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