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Last Chance!!! Erie County Fair Admission Deals & Discounts

Last Chance!!!  Erie County Fair Admission Deals & Discounts

Last call to get your Erie County Fair Advance Admission tickets at the discounted prices!!!  

Fairgoers, now is the time to start planning for your days at the Erie County Fair because Fair time is just a few short days away!!!  Opening Day is almost here!!!  August 12th!!!

There are so many ways to save during Fair time, and this year is no exception!!

Pre-sale adult admission tickets are available from June 6th until August 11th.  You can get them online or in person at the Fairgrounds Event Center.  Tickets are also available to your local Tops Friendly Markets.  Just ask your cashier at checkout!! Adult tickets are $7 and seniors (60+) are $5.  Tickets are valid any day of the 2015 Fair. 

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Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery Seeks Artists for ‘A Room with a View’ Exhibit

Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery Seeks Artists for ‘A Room with a View’ Exhibit

 

A new exhibit and a variety of exciting classes are scheduled to take place during the months of August and September at Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery, located at 1168 Orchard Park Road in West Seneca.

James E. Strates Show arrives at Fairgrounds


HAMBURG, NY - Setup for the annual Erie County Fair is getting underway.

A crowd was on hand Thursday as the train carrying the James E. Strates Show arrived at the Fairgrounds. They have been a part of the fair tradition for the past 91 years. The 50-car train is the last one in North America that carries a midway and rides.

The Erie County Fair runs from August 12 to 23.

Opening day is Channel 2 Day at the fair, with $2 admission and parking.

Gates open at noon.

 

Daemen Athletic Training Graduates Earn 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Exam

Daemen Athletic Training Graduates Earn 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Exam

Daemen College’s 2015 athletic training graduates have achieved a 100 percent first-time pass rate on the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification exam, a rate that significantly surpasses the national average of 81 percent.

“We are proud of our newest athletic training graduates for attaining such a notable pass rate on this rigorous national certification exam, an achievement that’s a testament to the caliber of our students and the quality of excellence of our athletic training program,” said Daemen President Gary A. Olson.

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Last Chance!!!! Get Your Erie County Fair RIDE Discounts!

Last Chance!!!!  Get Your Erie County Fair RIDE Discounts!

No day at the Fair is complete without riding some Fair rides!  The James E. Strates Shows Midway is celebrating 91 years at the Erie County Fair.  There are two ways to ride, you can either purchase a reloadable Fun Card or you can do the Ride Wristband!  Either way you do it,  you can save on a “Fair” day of fun on the rides!

The Fun Card works like a gift card for rides on the midway swapping dollars for credits.  Fun Cards are valid any day of the Fair and can be purchased in any amount.  Rides average between 5 and 10 credits each. 

Ride Wristbands are great for the all day Fairgoer.  Ride as many rides as you would like all day with the Ride Wristband.  Every rider must have theirown wristband and are valid for only one day. 

Dog Ears to Host Fourth Class for Aspiring Screenwriters

Dog Ears to Host Fourth Class for Aspiring Screenwriters

 

John Szablewski, a screenwriter and filmmaker from Buffalo, will be holding a screenwriting workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday, Aug. 30, at Dog Ears Bookstore & Café, 688 Abbott Road, Buffalo. This class is the fourth of a regularly scheduled bimonthly class aimed at helping aspiring screenwriters write a full-length screenplay or television pilot. The cost of the class is $15.

Daemen Among Best in Private Colleges For Return on Investment

Daemen Among Best in Private Colleges For Return on Investment

A Daemen College education has been ranked among the top 200 of private colleges in the country for best return on investment (ROI), according to PayScale’s 2015 ROI Report. The college is listed at No. 186 in the category for private colleges.

Daemen has also been recognized as one of Upstate New York’s most sound financial investments, ranking 18th on ROI. Daemen is ranked in the top 20 of 37 Upstate New York colleges, joining other prestigious private institutions in the state such as Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (No. 1), Colgate University (No. 7), and Skidmore College (No. 16).

The report examines the earning potential of graduates from public and private colleges and universities across the United States.