The Altamont Fair isn’t just another county fair. In fact, the Altamont Fair is actually three county fairs rolled into one – representing Albany, Schenectady and Greene counties.
Fried dough, Racing pigs. The midway. Lots of music. And just about the best spot in all of Nippertown for people-watching.
The Altamont Fair kicked off on Tuesday and continues daily through Sunday (August 21). Gates open at 10am; vendors and exhibits open at 11am; and the midway opens at 12noon. Admission is $15, which includes all shows, free parking and unlimited amusement rides.
Intrepid Nippertown photographer Michael Seinberg took a visit to the fair earlier this week, and he had a great time. Here’s just some of what he saw: