Kirkwood fair kicks off (with photos)

By Erika Mahoney

August 9, 2013 Updated Aug 9, 2013 at 9:54 AM EDT

Kirkwood, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Kirkwood Fair kicked off Friday night with live music, rides and plenty of food.

The three day festival takes place at Kirkwood Veterans River Park.

The president of the fair said it has been running for more than ten years.

"They love it," said Kirkwood Town Fair Inc. President Bob Kuzma. "I've never seen a down crowd anytime."

Money raised through the fair is used to put on next year's event.

The fair continues Friday from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. with a fireworks show Saturday at 10 p.m.