Country star Niko Moon to perform Aug. 26 at NYS Fair’s Chevy Court

SYRACUSE, NY —  Fast-rising country music star Niko Moon will make his Great New York State Fair debut Friday, August 26 at 6 p.m. on the Chevy Court stage. His song, “Good Time,” hit number 1 on the Billboard country music charts and spent nearly half of 2021 on the top 40 pop music chart. All concerts in the Chevrolet Music Series are free with Fair admission. Concerts at the Fair are sponsored by Chevrolet.

Fair Director Troy Waffner said, “We love putting the spotlight on emerging artists like Niko Moon. He’s written songs for the Zac Brown Band, Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts and now is fronting his songwriting himself. It’s a great chance for fans to get to know a star on the rise.”

Chevrolet Music Festival concerts announced to date include:

  • Jimmie Allen, 6 p.m. August 24, Chevy Court stage

  • The Art of Rap featuring Ice-T, 8 p.m. August 25, Chevy Park stage

  • Dropkick Murphys, 8 p.m. August 28, Chevy Park stage

  • Boyz II Men, 8 p.m. August 29, Chevy Park stage

  • Nelly, 8 p.m. August 31, Chevy Park stage

  • Gin Blossoms, 6 p.m. September 2, Chevy Court stage

  • 24KGoldn, 8 p.m. September 2, Chevy Park stage

  • Night Ranger, 4 p.m. September 5, Chevy Court stage

Founded in 1841, the Great New York State Fair showcases the best of New York agriculture, provides top-quality entertainment and is a key piece of the state’s CNY Rising strategy of growing the Central New York economy through tourism. The 2022 Fair runs from August 24 to September 5.

The New York State Fairgrounds is a 375-acre exhibit and entertainment complex that operates all year. Find the Great New York State Fair on its website, FacebookTwitter, and Instagram and enjoy photos from the Fair on Flickr. Also, New Yorkers are invited to send their ideas for the Great New York State Fair to