How to Get FREE Gate Admission to the Madison County Fair


Brookfield, New York, May 19, 2015



Anyone entering three or more items that remain on the grounds for the duration of the Fair will receive a free exhibitor pass good for free gate admission throughout the Fair.  Entries are now being accepted, browse the class listings at and click on the premium booklet tab to explore the endless possibilities for exhibiting.  Many departments have junior divisions (must be under 19 years of age on Jan. 1, 2015) that have no entry fee. 
(Please Note:   NYS has banned any poultry from State and County Fairs due to the Avian flu outbreak.)
Entry forms can be printed and mailed to:   Entry Clerk, Madison County Fair, P.O. Box 114, Brookfield, NY  13314.   If you are unable to access the internet listings you may leave a message at 315-899-5867, forms will be sent to you via US Mail.  Please specify which departments you are interested in along with your mailing address.   Entries are due no later than July 2nd and are open to our five good neighbor counties (Chenango, Cortland, Herkimer, Oneida, and Otsego) any exceptions to this rule are noted in those particular departments.

Madison County Fair Set for July 9th-12th


Brookfield, New York, May 12, 2015


The 176th annual edition of the Madison County Fair will run July 9th-12th, the 2015 theme is “We’ve Got a Good Thing Growing”.  Plans are underway for some new exciting shows, contest, and surprises, along with the return of some old favorites.
The Madison County Fair & Bug Country (99.7 & 101.1 FM) has teamed up to bring the award winning Country Duo MONTGOMERY GENTRY to the Madison County Fair in Brookfield, NY.  The Fulton Chain Gang & Skeeter Creek will kick off the show opening night, Thursday, July 9th at 6pm. Go to for ticket information.  Returning Grandstand favorites include the Demolition Derby with the Rollover Contest, along with the Truck and Tractor Pulling events. 
New shows that are included in $3 general admission will be a Freestyle BMX stunt show and the Commerford Petting Zoo.  The Cornell Cooperative Extension will be doing Conference Judging, Eat Smart NY Demonstrations, and a Meet Your Farmers Presentation.   
Back by popular demand The Frozen T Shirt Contest, an audience favorite “Buffalo Barfield” and Northernstar Productions will be hosting the 2nd Annual Karaoke Contest with a chance to win a blind audition on NBC’s hit show “The Voice”.   
All this and much more, so save the dates July 9th-12th, to enjoy some exciting Summer time fun at176th edition of the Madison County Fair.