Founded in 1841 as the Queens County Agricultural Society, The Agricultural Society of Queens, Nassau and Suffolk Counties is one of the oldest agricultural societies in the United States. The Society has sponsored a fair on Long Island since 1842.
Long Island Fairgrounds - Harpers, October 5, 1867
This weekend The Homegrown String Band™ will be playing two sets on Sunday (2pm & 4pm) at the Long island Fair which takes place on the grounds of the Old Bethpage Village Restoration on Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage, NY. If the weather is fair we will be playing on a stage under the flagpole pictured in the Harpers illustration above. If the weather is un-fair we will move into the Exposition Building shown in the background.
This weekend (Sept. 5 & 6) we'll be at Bradstock in Center Moriches,
NY, for a Saturday 12:30 pm set on the Flower Power Stage and then
we're off to, the site of the 1969 Woodstock Festival, The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts to do a show on Sunday at 11:30 am as part of
their Fall Harvest Festival.