A male or female between the ages of 11 and 20.

Interested in making a difference in the future use of the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds and the Fair.

Able to participate in monthly meetings.

Has fun and shares ideas.

Has a sense of ownership of what goes on at the fairgrounds.

If you are interested in receiving an application to be a Jr. Fair Board Member, please fill out this INFORMATION and return to the Schaghticoke Main Office or mail to 69 Stillwater Bridge Road, Schaghticoke, NY 12154.


2015 Fair Theme Design Contest

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NEW 2014 Fair Photos

Dates of Monthly Meetings - 2015

*2nd Thursday of:



*meetings start at 7:30pm




Flower Arrangements


Milking Cows


Countryfest 2015 Has Been Announced


WGNA Presents Countryfest 2015 featuring Dierks Bentley.
WHEN: July 11, 2015. Doors open at 11a.m.
WHERE: Schaghticoke Fairgrounds (Map)
FEATURING: Dierks Bentley and more TBA.

countryfest 2015


TICKETS: A limited number of $20 presale tickets go on sale this Thursday at 10 a.m. ONLY for WGNA Fanatics. Not a member? Signup today, and you’ll have access to the presale password on our website. Tickets go on sale for the general public on Friday at 10 a.m. General admission tickets start at $25.

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$1,000 Scholarships to be Awarded


The Schaghticoke Fair announces today, Feb. 10, 2015, that seven (7) $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded to current New York State high school seniors and also students enrolled in college. The New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs (NYSAAF) and the New York State Showpeople’s Association (NYSSA) sponsor the scholarships.

The qualifying students must be active at the Schaghticoke Fair or with the New York State Showpeople’s Association. All applicants from Rensselaer County must submit their applications through the Schaghticoke Fair or the NYSSA no later than Friday, April 10, 2015.

Information is available at the Schaghticoke Fair office, 69 Stillwater Bridge Road, Schaghticoke, NY 12154, through Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County and from local high school guidance counselor offices. Applications must be printed and completed from the web at www.nyfairs.org.

For more information, contact the Schaghticoke Fair at 518-753-4411, x13.



2015 Schaghticoke Fair Theme…


The Fairest One of All


The Fairest One of All



2015 Fair Theme Design Contest - open to all artists, high school age and older throughout the area.

Each entry will be judged on creativity, content and incorporating the agricultural and horticultual components of the Schaghticoke Fair into the design.

The chosen design will be used to help promote the 2015 fair in the areas of advertising, marketing and contests.

For a complete list of rules and design specifications, please contact your high school art teacher or Mary at the fair office at 753-4411, x13 or via email, manager@schaghticokefair.org.

All entries must be submitted to the Schaghticoke Fair office by April 1st.