New York festivals and events not to miss in 2014

New York festivals and events for 2014 – Here is the complete list of officially schedule festivities in the greatest state in America. The listings are constantly updated to check back often, and anyone is welcome to add their festivals or events to our listing by filling out our festival form by clicking the link in the side bar or also in the menu bar.

Top festivals and things to do in New York in 2014

Here are the top things to do in New York as voted on by all of you throughout 2013 to 204 . These great New York festivals and events are not to be missed.

Great New York State Fair Festival

Great New York State Fair Festival

  1. New York State Fair
  2. Broadways Shows and Theatre festival 2015
  3. NY Ballet Cat Fight and Tuna Sandwich Food Festival 2014
  4. NYC Street Fair outside the New York Museum of art
  5. Buffalo Wing Festival in Buffalo NY
  6. Electric Daisy Carnival
  7. Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City
  8. Ecstatic Music Festival 2014 in Manhattan New York

Top New York music festivals in 2014

Here are the best music festivals in New York for 2014. The events are compiled by user voting and reputation; with emphasis on assortment of events and festivities that make the celebration really stand out.

  1. Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival Festival
  2. Big Up Music and Arts Festival
  3. Mountain Jam
  4. CMJ Music Marathon
  5. Governors Ball Music Festival
  6. Rochester International Jazz Festival
  7. Great Blue Heron Music Festival
  8. Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance

Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival Festival in Croton-on-Hudson, New York – The Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival Festival is an amazing festival held in Croton-on-Hudson every June. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://www.clearwaterfestival.org/

Big Up Music and Arts Festival 2014 in Ghent, New York – The The Big Up Music and Arts Festival is an amazing festival held in Ghent every August. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at https://www.facebook.com/TheBigUp

Mountain Jam 2014 in Hunter Mountain, New York – The Mountain Jam is an amazing festival held in Hunter Mountain every June. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://mountainjam.com/ 

CMJ Music Marathon in NYC, New York – The CMJ Music Marathon is an amazing festival held in New York City every October. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://www.cmj.com/marathon/

Governors Ball Music Festival in New York, New York – The Governors Ball Music Festival is an amazing festival held in New York every June. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://governorsballmusicfestival.com/

Rochester International Jazz Festival in Rochester, New York – The Rochester International Jazz Festival is an amazing festival held in Rochester every June. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://www.rochesterjazz.com/

Great Blue Heron Music Festival in Sherman, New York – The Great Blue Heron Music Festival is an amazing festival held in Sherman every July. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://greatblueheron.com/wp/

Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance in Trumansburg, New York – The Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance is an amazing festival held in Trumansburg every July. The event is one of the best music festivals in the state and one you shouldn’t miss. To learn more information about them, please check out their official page at http://www.grassrootsfest.org/festival/

Best places to stay in New York for the top events

If you need to find a place to stay in New York for the next festival or sporting event, please read up on what you need to know and how to go about getting reservations. Visit this page on New York Lodging and top places to stay in the state.

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Best New York County Fairs and the Great State Fair

We have compiled a large list of the best NY county fairs on top of the Great State Fair of New York.  these event dates are believed to be the 2014 dates, but if some were listed with last years dates, please let us know by leaving a comment so we can update that.

  1. Afton City Fair in Chenango County 2014 July 9 – 12 in Afton, NY
  2. Allegany County Fair in July 14 – 19 in Angelica, NY
  3. Altamont Fair on August 12 – 17 in Altamont, New York
  4. Boonville-Oneida County Fair July 22 – 27 in Boonville, NY
  5. Broome County Fair July 22 – 27 in Whitney Point, NY
  6. Cattaraugus County Fair July 28 – August 3 in Little Valley, NY
  7. Cayuga County Fair June 27 – 29 in Weedsport, NY
  8. Chautauqua County Fair July 21 – 27 in Dunkirk, NY
  9. Chemung County Fair July 29 – August 3 in Horseheads, NY
  10. Chenango County Fair August 5 – 10 in Norwich, NY
  11. Clinton County Fair July 15 – 20 in Morrisonville, NY
  12. Columbia County Fair August 27 – September 1 in Chatham, NY
  13. Delaware County Fair August 11 – 16 in Walton, NY
  14. Dutchess County Fair August 19 – 24 in Rhinebeck, NY
  15. Erie County Fair August 6 – 17 in Hamburg, NY
  16. Essex County Fair August 13 – 17 in Westport, NY
  17. Fonda Fair August 26 – September 1 in Fonda, NY
  18. Franklin County Fair August 2 – 10 in Malone, NY
  19. Genesee County Fair July 15 – 19 in Batavia, NY
  20. Goshen Historic Track July 3 – 6 in Goshen, NY
  21. Gouverneur and St. Lawrence County Fair July 29 – August 3 in Gouverneur, NY
  22. Hemlock Fair July 15 – 19 in Hemlock, NY
  23. Herkimer County Fair August 12 – 17 in Frankfort, NY
  24. Jefferson County Fair July 8 – 13 in Watertown, NY
  25. Lewis County Fair July 15 – 19 in Lowville, NY
  26. Livingston County Fair at Caledonia July 29 – August 2 in Caledonia, NY
  27. Long Island Fair September 19 – 28 in Old Bethpage, NY
  28. Madison County Fair July 10 – 13 in Brookfield, NY
  29. Monroe County Fair July 31 – August 3 in Henrietta, NY
  30. Ontario County Fair July 22 – 26 in Canandaigua, NY
  31. Orange County Fair July 11 – 27 in Middletown, NY
  32. Oswego County Fair July 2 – 6 in Sandy Creek, NY
  33. Otsego County Fair July 29 – August 3 in Morris, NY
  34. Saratoga County Fair July 22 – 27 in Ballston Spa, NY
  35. Schaghticoke Fair in Rensselaer County August 27 – September 1 in Schaghticoke, NY
  36. Schoharie County Sunshine Fair July 26 – August 2 in Cobleskill, NY
  37. Seneca County Fair July 16 – 19 in Waterloo, NY
  38. Steuben County Fair August 12 – 17 in Bath, NY
  39. Tioga County Fair July 8 – 12 in Owego, NY
  40. Trumansburg Fair Association in Tompkins County August 19 – 24 in Trumansburg, NY
  41. Ulster County Fair July 29 – August 3 in New Paltz, NY
  42. Washington County Fair August 18 – 24 in Greenwich, NY
  43. Wayne County Fair August 11 – 16 in Palmyra, NY
  44. Wyoming County Fair August 9 – 16 in Pike, NY
  45. Yates County Fair July 8 – 12 in Penn Yan, NY

via New York The Great New York State Fair | “Summer’s Best Shows” | Aug. 21 – Sept. 1, 2014.

Largest Hot Dog in the world at the New York fair

Largest Hot Dog in the world at the New York fair

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10 more of the great things to do in New York

With a big state like New York; its hard to include them all; but here’s 10 more that just missed the cut.  These are events worth checking out this year.

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New York festival greetings

  1. The Adirondack Harvest Festival in Blue Mountain Lake, New York is a jesting festival for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community event.
  2. The Apple Festival in Amityville, New York is a playful event for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community ceremony.
  3. The Apple Festival in Cairo, New York is a judicious celebration for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community milestone.
  4. The Apple Festival in Castleton-on-Hudson, New York is a discreet event for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community adventure.
  5. The Apple Festival in LaFayette, New York is a limpid festival for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community situation.
  6. The Apple Festival in Sayville, New York is a simple celebration for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community occasion.
  7. The Iroquois Art and Cultural Festival in Stormville, New York is a transparent event for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community matter.
  8. The Grand International Ragtime Festival in Alexandria Bay, New York is a habitual event for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 9 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community celebration.
  9. The Film Columbia in Chatham, New York is a subtle celebration for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 9 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community festival.
  10. The 18th Century Day in Schuylerville, New York is a great event for the whole family. We’re giving this festivals a 10 stars out of 10 star rating! Don’t miss this great community festival

New York Sport events in 2014 to 2015

Here is the complete list of New York sports teams, their venue, and links to their page.  The New York is the only state in the US with more than one team in each of the four major team sports, with nine such franchises.  New York has a total of ten sports teams in the five most watched pro sports in the USA.

Major League Baseball

  • New York Mets, National League East, Citi Field, Queens, New York
  • New York Yankees, American League East, Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York

NBA basketball

  • Brooklyn Nets – Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
  • New York Knicks Madison Square Garden, Manhattan, New York

National Football League

  • New York Giants, NFC East, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey
  • New York Jets, AFC East, MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey

 

NHL New York teams

  • New York Islanders – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York
  • New York Rangers – Madison Square Garden, Manhattan, New York

via New York metro sports teams – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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