Weekend's Best Bets, August 23 - 25

Yes, the State Fair. But a lot more, too!

Here are some ideas for family fun this weekend:***Cortland Celtic Festival Dwyer Park (Little York) Saturday 10 - 5, Sunday 10 - 4***Pirate Fest Fair Haven Saturday, Day-long Pirate Battle, 6pm Boat Parade 7pm

***MotorFest (several types of vehicles on display) Vernon Downs Saturday 9 - 4

***Blues, Beer & BBQ Cortland 1890s House Benefit at Mansion Carriage House, 5 - 9pm

***Parkway Sunday (last of the season) Liverpool's Onondaga Lake Parkway closed to motorized traffic Sunday 9am - noon

***Antique & Car Show McGraw Recreation Field Sunday 9am - noon

***Warriors Marching Band Sneak Peek Liverpool High School Field Sunday 5:30pm (free)

***NY State Fair Daily til Labor Day