August 20–25 2024

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August 20–25 2024


Directions, Parking & Transportation

Getting to the Fairgrounds

Street Address: 6596 Route 9 – Rhinebeck, NY 12572
GPS Address: 6636 Route 9 – Rhinebeck, NY 12572 (Gate #1 Entrance All Events)

Google MapsMain Office deliveries only
Google MapsGate #1 Entrance All Events 6636 Route 9 • Rhinebeck, NY 12572

The Fairgrounds is located on Route 9, Rhinebeck, NY

From the Taconic State Parkway
To Route 199 Exit. Exit at Route 199 (Red Hook, Rhinebeck). Turn left onto Route 199, heading west. Then bear left on the fork to Route 308, continuing west. Route 308 will take you into Rhinebeck. At the traffic light in Rhinebeck, turn right onto Route 9, heading north. The entrance to the Fairgrounds is approximately 2 miles from that traffic light on the right (east).

From the NY State Thruway (I-87/I-90)
To Exit 19, Kingston. After paying toll, you will enter a traffic circle; take your first right off the traffic circle (Route 28). You will go through a traffic light and bear right on the exit for the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge, Route 209, heading east. Crossing the bridge, the road changes to Route 199. After the bridge, at the second traffic light, turn right, heading south, onto Route 9G. In approximately 1 mile, you will come to another traffic light and the intersection of Route 9. Turn right onto Route 9, heading south. The Fairgrounds are located approximately 2 miles on your left.

General & Accessible Parking

Free Parking for All Events. Lighted parking lots for up to 8000 cars.

Accessible Parking Available: Follow signs. The southeast 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.

Public Transportation

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

Dutchess Loop Bus
Phone: 1-800-924-8702
Dutchess County Public Transit Schedule (link opens in a new window)
Public Loop Bus to Rhinebeck – Route C: Mon-Sat Poughkeepsie > DCC > Hyde Park > Rhinebeck > Red Hook > Tivoli

Trailways Bus
Bus to Kingston, followed by an approximate 25-minute taxi ride; Trailways Schedule (link opens in a new window)

Taxi Service Providers
Kingston Taxi Service: Kingston Kabs : (845) 331-8294
Blue Top Taxi : (845) 758-8294
Rhinebeck Taxi Dispatch : (845) 876-2010
Red Hook Taxi Service : (845) 758-1478
Town Taxi : (845) 876-8100
Country Cabs : (845) 876-8294

We are a Non-smoking facility

Pets are not allowed

Service animals are welcome

Don't leave your dog in the car!