Archive for June, 2011

Meet NASCAR Driver Justin Allgaier at the Erie County Fair!

Monday, June 27th, 2011

On August 14th NASCAR Driver Justin Allgaier will be coming to the 172nd Erie County Fair, thanks to Getzoni Agency-Nationwide Insurance!He will be available from 1pm-3pm to sign autographs and meet fans. He will be behind the Hamburg Casino near Gate 4.

justin-allgaier.JPGJustin Allgaier currently drives the #31 Brandt Chevrolet Impala for up and coming race team Turner Motorsports

 He started racing at just 5 years old. After coming through the ranks he was named Nationwide Rookie of the Year in 2009. In the past years he has clinched the pole postion in 3 races, won 2 and finished in the Top 10 an amazing 40 times!

Last year he finished 4th in the NASCAR Nationwide championship standings.

Be sure to come early to ensure that you have an opportunity to meet Justin- one of NASCAR’s up and coming stars!

Mobile Alert Ticket Giveaway!

Friday, June 17th, 2011

Have you signed up to receive alerts from the Erie County Fair on your mobile phone?  All you need to do is text the keyword FAIR to 21570 to sign up or go to to enter your number.  

We are giving away tickets to some of the shows that will be featured in the Grandstand!  Winners will be chosen at random from all subscribers each Friday starting June 24th.  One prize per subscriber.

Drawings will be as follows…
June 24th – 6 tickets to Tour
July 1st – Fair admission tickets for 6 and 6 reserved front row seats to Ace Frehley
July 8th – 6 tickets to Ultimate Night of Destruction
July 15th – Pair of front row tickets to Terry Fator, Ventriloquism in Concert
July 22nd – pair of front row tickets to Miranda Lambert
July 29th – Fair admission tickets for 6 and 6 reserved front row seats for Randy Houser
August 5th – Pair of front row tickets to Big Time Rush

Other mobile alerts will include special announcements, prize giveaways, exclusive offers, fair traffic alerts, cancellations and weather reports.