Transportation & Parking

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General & Accessible Parking

FREE PARKING for all Events. Lighted parking lots for up to 8000 cars.

ACCESSIBLE PARKING AVAILABLE. Follow signs. The south east lot closest to Main Gate #1 is designated specifically for persons with disabilities. Please have your state issued disabled parking permit visible. A parking attendant is on duty to provide assistance.

Dont leave dogs in carsNO PETS allowed on the fairgrounds at any time.

SERVICE DOGS that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for persons with disabilities, will be admitted. Service animals must have proper identification. ***All service dogs must have PROOF or rabies vaccination to enter the grounds.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR DOG IN THE CAR. Any dog left in a vehicle will be turned over to the local authorities/ dog warden at the expense of the owner.

DOGGIE DAY CARE: Need doggie day care while you’re enjoying an event? Call Ledgewood Kennel: (518) 789-6353, info@ledgewoodkennel.com or ledgewoodkennel.com

Public Transportation

Save on Gas! Take the train or bus and visit the Dutchess County Fair.

Dutchess Loop Bus

Dutchess County Public Transit Schedule
Public Loop Bus to Rhinebeck – Route C: Mon-Sat (.pdf) Poughkeepsie > DCC > Hyde Park > Rhinebeck > Red Hook > Tivoli

Trailways Bus

Bus to Kingston, followed by an approximate 25 minute taxi ride; get schedule here.
Kingston Taxi Service: Kingston Kabs at (845) 331-8294

MTA Metro-North Train

MTA for Dutchess County Fair ONLY: Train (click for MTA train schedule) arrival to Poughkeepsie, then take a cab or Public Loop Bus to Rhinebeck – Route C: Mon-Sat (.pdf) Poughkeepsie > DCC > Hyde Park > Rhinebeck > Red Hook > Tivoli

Accommodations

Where to Stay

If you are in need of a place to stay, please visit the Travel Hudson Valley website for locations & phone numbers for numerous hotels, motels, inns, bed and breakfasts and campgrounds. Be sure to book in advance.