Queens County Fair

Missed the Queens County Fair? Buy Tickets for The Amazing Maize Maze Sept 17 – Oct 30!

Queens County Fair is back! 

Queens County Fair boasts the opening weekend of The Amazing Maize Maze. County Fair-goers have bragging rights to be the first to navigate New York City’s only corn maze. This year The Amazing Maize Maze takes the shape of Andy Warhol’s Cow celebrating the genius of Warhol’s pop art. 

2021 Amazing Maize Maze at Queens Farm
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The first county fair was held in Queens in 1693. Step back in time and enjoy pie eating and corn husking contests, hayrides, carnival rides, and midway games.* Visit the main stage and family entertainment tents featuring live music and theatrical performances, check out local craft and food vendors and get recycling tips at the Con Edison Ecology booth. Check out the Blue Ribbon Competitions in produce, arts & crafts and more. 

See complete entertainment schedule below.

*Additional fees apply for hayrides, carnival rides, midway games, The Floral Escape & some other attractions. Height rules apply at all carnival rides. View list of rides and height requirements. Admission to the maze is included in the Queens County Fair ticket price.


COUNTY FAIR EVENT SCHEDULE BY DAY

New this year! Friday is opening day of the Queens County Fair.  

Friday, September 10, 2021 • 3:30–8:30pm (grounds close at 8:30pm) — FRIDAY TICKET INCLUDES Live music by DJ Nebraska + Malik Work, The Amazing Maize Maze, historic farmhouse tours, cooking demos, farm-wide scavenger hunt, the Con Edison Reading Room, & kids’ crafts. Add to the fun with hayrides, carnival rides, midway games, The Floral Escape, local food & beer vendors.* (*additional fees apply; carnival area opens at 5:30pm; The Floral Escape add-on closes at 7pm)

Saturday, September 11, 2021 • 11am–6pm (grounds close at 6pm) — SATURDAY TICKET INCLUDES Live music featuring Shannon Breeze Irish Band, Batalá New York, David Ostwald’s Louis Armstrong Eternity Band, and the Underground Horns; family entertainment featuring Midnight Radio Show, LayeRhythm, Li Liu Acrobat, Perfect Catch Juggling Duo, Shinbone Alley Stilt Band, & Harold the Unicycle Clown; Blue Ribbon competition exhibits, The Amazing Maize Maze, pie eating & corn husking contests, sack races, historic farmhouse tours, a conversation on Queens historic homes with author Rob Mackay, cooking demos, farm-wide scavenger hunt, the Con Edison Ecology booth’s Adopt-a-Worm composting program, kids’ crafts, & Illuminate the Farm pop-up. Add to the fun with hayrides, carnival rides, midway games, The Floral Escape, Queens Farm’s farmstand, local food vendors & beers by Queens-based Rockaway Brewing Company.* (*additional fees apply)

For the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Queens Farm will give away free daffodil bulbs in partnership with New Yorkers for Parks’ Daffodil Project. The Daffodil Project, established in 2001,  is a living memorial to the victims of 9/11.

Sunday, September 12, 2021 • 11am–6pm (grounds close at 6pm) — SUNDAY TICKET INCLUDES Live music featuring Shannon Breeze Irish Band, Batalá New York, Louis Armstrong Eternity Band, Joe Blaxx & BPM; family entertainment featuring Midnight Radio Show, Showtime NYC (supported by New York Council on the Arts for the Rapid Live Performance Grant), Li Liu Acrobat, Perfect Catch Juggling Duo, Shinbone Alley Stilt Band, & Harold the Unicycle Clown; Blue Ribbon competition exhibits, The Amazing Maize Maze, pie eating & corn husking contests, sack races, historic farmhouse tours, cooking demos, farm-wide scavenger hunt, the Con Edison Ecology booth’s Adopt-a-Worm composting program, kids’ crafts, & Illuminate the Farm pop-up. Add to the fun with hayrides, carnival rides, midway games, The Floral Escape, Queens Farm’s farmstand, local food vendors & beers by Queens-based Rockaway Brewing Company.* (*additional fees apply)

Hours
Friday, September 10, 2021
3:30pm – 8:30pm

Saturday September 11, 2021
11:00am – 6:00pm

Sunday September 12, 2021
11:00am – 6:00pm

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TICKETS – Online Tickets Only. Advance tickets recommended.
3-Day Pass: $45/$35 (ages 3-12) 
Friday, September 10, 3:30–8:30pm: $14 (all ages)
Saturday, September 11, 11am–6pm: $20/$15 (ages 3–12)
Sunday, September 12, 11am–6pm: $20/$15 (ages 3–12) 

15% off for Farm Members / Contact tasha@queensfarm.org to access discount and confirm your membership. To become a Farm Member, visit here.