Agricultural Fairgrounds & Mass Gatherings Permit

Agricultural Fairground
Agricultural fairground means a property where a fair has been conducted, or is proposed to be conducted, in 2001 or any subsequent year by an agricultural society and/or other entities eligible in 2001, or any subsequent year, to receive premium reimbursement pursuant to Section 286 of the Agriculture and Markets Law, including the parcel or tract of land, buildings or other structures, campsites, and food service establishments, temporary or permanent, pertaining thereto. 

Mass Gathering
A mass gathering shall mean one which is likely to attract 5,000 people or more and continue for 24 hours or more but shall not include a temporary residence under permit.

Apply for an Agricultural Fairground or Mass Gathering Permit:

Application Instruction Packet

Permit Application

NYS WC/DB Exemption

NYS Agricultural Fairground Sanitary Code

NYS Mass Gathering Sanitary Code