Talent Contests

Erie County Fair Talent Contest
Maxi Division (ages 13+) - August 12, 11:30am
Mini Division (ages 12 & under) - August 13, 12:00pm

The Erie County Fair Talent Contest gives youths the opportunity to showcase their talent in competition. Winners will go on to compete in the New York State Fair in Syracuse.

Competitors are given three minutes of fame. There are no entry fees and all contestants will receive free admission into the Fair. Entrants must reside in Erie County, NY and can only compete in one county. No Baton Twirling or Rock Bands are permitted and music must be on a CD.

The maxi-contest (13 & over) will be held on Friday, August 12 and the mini-contest (12 & under) will be on Saturday, August 13 on the Tops Avenue of Flags Stage.

Entry Information Deadline
Erie County Fair Rules & Regulations

Competition slots are limited and entries will be accepted on a first come basis. 

Please mail entries to: Dawn Cook, dmdance@aol.com, 172 Waverly Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217. Confirmation will be sent upon receipt of completed entries.

Questions?? Call the Erie County Fair Office at (716) 649-3900.