The Afton Fair is the first fair to hit the calendar in the four-county area. Here's a look ahead at some of the other local fairs coming up this summer:
July 26-Aug. 2: Schoharie County Sunshine Fair, Cobleskill (sunshinefair.org).
July 29-Aug. 3: Otsego County Fair, Morris (otsegocountyfair.org)
Aug. 5-10: Chenango County Fair, Norwich (chenangocountyfair.homestead.com)
Aug. 11-16: Delaware County Fair, Walton (delawarecountyfair.org).