Saratoga County State Fair. The weeklong traditional county fair, held in July at the fairgrounds 8 mi south of Saratoga Springs and run by the Saratoga County Agricultural Society, includes live-animal and gardening exhibits, crafts and antiques vendors, and carnival rides. Saratoga County Fairgrounds, Prospect St. and Fairground Ave., Ballston Spa, NY, 12020. 518/885–9701. www.saratogacountyfair.org.