The New York State Fair is coming up soon, and Amtrak will be making it easier for people to attend the popular event.
The rail company is offering direct service to the fairgrounds which are located in Syracuse. Officials say by deciding to take the train, folks will be able to avoid things like parking fees, traffic and tolls and save money on gas. Tickets are available right now and can be purchased online at amtrak.com. The fair begins Wednesday, August 24th and runs through Labor Day which is Monday, September 5th.