Fritz’s Polka Band to Perform at Madison County Fair

Pictured are Madison County youth enjoying activities in the Madison County Youth Bureau Youth Tent at the Madison County Fair. Confirmed so far for the Saturday, July 13, event are local libraries, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Safe Child I.D., Colgate Raider and the Chenango Canal Museum. “As always, the Youth Tent will provide a venue […]

Madison County Fair Amusements, Entertainment Lining Up for 2013

(Brookfield, NY – April 2013) Main Event Amusements will return to the Madison County Fair this summer. The operation plays festivals, church carnivals and many other types of events.

Main Event Amusements was founded in 2002 in Solvay. The owners have more than 30 years of experience in mobile concessions and are members of the […]

Madison County Fair Directors Announce Revamped Website

(Brookfield, NY – March 2013) The Madison County Fair directors are excited to announce the launch of a brand new and improved website. The website has a new design with a fresh look, which offers quick and easy access to essential information on events held on the Fairgrounds throughout the year.

The new site features […]

Madison County Fair Accepting Scholarships Applications

(Brookfield, NY – Feb. 2013) The Directors of the Madison County Fair are busy making plans for the 2013 Fair slated to take place July 11 through 14. In January, several members of the Madison County Fair Board traveled to Rochester to attend the 125th annual New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs Convention.

At […]

Madison County Fair Announces National Musical Entertainment Coming for 2013 Event

(Brookfield, NY – Feb. 2013) The Madison County Fair Board in conjunction with The Entertainment Trading Company is excited to announce the national musical entertainers who will perform at the 2013 Madison County Fair.

The 174th annual Madison County Fair will rock opening night, Thursday, July 11, with the legendary rock band Survivor, along with […]

173rd Madison County Fair a Great Success

To the Editor:

(Brookfield, NY – July 2012) The 173rd edition of the Madison County Fair enjoyed nearly perfect “Fair” weather for its four day run, July 12 through 15. Patrons and participants alike were entertained daily by the numerous free shows and family oriented activities taking place daily on the fairgrounds.

Several of the […]

Meet the Champions of Brookfield Fair Dairy Show


Photos by MaryLou Durfee


The Dairy Show of the Madison County Fair in Brookfield was held July 13 on the Brookfield Fairgrounds, with Dairy Superintendent DeWitt Head and Judge Fred Myers officiating. Altogether 60 head of dairy cattle were judged, and 27 youth competed in showmanship. Ayrshire Grand Champion and also named […]

Baby Miss Madison County Crowned


Group photo by Theresa Walmsley

Photo of Lana by Sheila Buschor

(Brookfield, NY – July 2012) The Mr. and Miss Madison County Pageant was held Saturday July 14 at the Madison County Fair. This pageant is open to girls and boys to age 19. All contestants must be residents of Madison County.


Affordable Family Fun Abounds at the Madison County Fair

(Brookfield, NY – July 2012) A short drive through the countryside can transport you to a place where $2 dollars can purchase an entire day of exciting family entertainment. At the Madison County Fairgrounds, 1968 Fairground Rd., Brookfield, from July 12 through 15, you can enjoy all the offerings of a traditional agricultural fair: […]

Buckle Up for the Wildest Rides

Madison County Fair news

(Brookfield, NY – July 2012) Well over 200 trucks and tractors rev, spin and roar attempting to pull a weight transfer machine 300 feet in front of the Madison County Fair Grandstand yearly.

Due to the overwhelming popularity of the 4WD truck pull, the truck pull has been split into […]

Got Talent?


Pictured from left are Madison County Fair Vice President Joshua Walker, Madison County Fair President Jefferson Mayne and Cargill Nutritionist Tom Junglen.

Madison County Fair news

(Brookfield, NY) What’s your talent? Madison County Fair wants to showcase the amazing skills, creativity and imagination of the local community. Entries also are open to all […]

Madison County Fair Tentative Lineup Announced

(Brookfield, NY – July 2012) The Madison County Fair publicity team announced last week a tentative lineup for this year’s Fair festivities, planned for July 12 through 15. The Fair opens Thursday, July 12: Opening Day – gates open at noon; midway opens at 4 p.m. An opening ceremony with local dignitaries is planned.

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