Food Festival

New York State Food Festival

Featuring Eli Young Band on Wednesday, August 17 from 11a.m. - 9 p.m.

Eli Young Band


August 17, 2022 | 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. | FREE


Featuring the popular Empire State Plaza Farmer’s Market with dozens of food trucks and vendors. Entertainment kicks off at noon and will feature a headlining performance by Eli Young Band.


12:00 p.m. The George Boone Blues Band Lunchtime Music Stage
5:00 p.m. Big Sky Country Main Stage
6:10 p.m. Lara Hope and the Ark-Tones Main Stage
7:30 p.m. Eli Young Band Main Stage


Food Vendors

The Jerky Hut

Beef Jerky

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Mini Bundt Cakes

Sweet Cheats

Candied Nuts

Mud Road Sugar House

Maple Products

Boozy Moo

Alcohol infused ice cream

Chocolate is Self Care

Bubble Teas

Flavors of Lebanon


Gourmeli's Taste

Grilled sandwiches, American

Guido's Frozen Desserts

Italian Ice

It's A Utica Thing

Traditional Utica Dishes

Jamaica Choice Caribbean Cuisine


Kona Ice of Clifton Park

Tropical Shaved Ice

La Empanada Llama

Empanadas and Peruvian Dishes

Little Big Fatz

Fish Fry and Burgers

Mosall's Grove

Fried Dough and Carnival Fare

Pixie Floss

Cotton Candy

Precious Memories

Lemonade, Hawaiian Ice, and Snacks

Ram's Valley


Reggae Boy Café


Taco's Diablo

Tacos and Mexican Drinks

The Hungry Traveler

Variety American

The Skinny Pancake

Sweet and Savory Crepes

Times Square Catering

Variety American and Cheesesteaks

Ty's Taco-ria LLC

Fusion tacos and Burritos

Ya Ya's House Southern Cuisine

Southern Cuisine

Eli Young Band

The Eli Young Band has always been unique in modern Country music as a genuine band of brothers who cling fast to their Texas roots. The band has maintained an impressive trajectory, with singles earning Billboard’s #1 Country Song of the Year and ACM Awards Song of the Year. They have previously earned multiple nominations from Grammy, CMA, CMT, ACA, and Teen Choice Awards with chart-toppers such as “Love Ain’t,” “Even if it Breaks Your Heart,” and “Crazy Girl.”
Eli Young Band