ABOUT THE FAIR

The Pierce County Fair is a cooperative effort of the Pierce County Government and the non-profit Pierce County Fair Association.  Many community organizations including Pierce County Extension, Pomona Grange, Pierce County F.F.A., Hill & Dale garden clubs, along with elected at-large members, form a working board of directors who organize and operate the fair each year.

The Pierce County Fair Association is a Washington State non-profit and is a member of the Washington State Fairs Association and the International Association of fairs and Expositions.

Fair Director Description

Directors are volunteer members of the Association that plans, coordinates and operates the annual Pierce County Fair.  These are citizens of Pierce County that simply wish to serve.

Some members are “At-Large”, which means they do not specifically belong to a member organization and are voted in annually.  Other members are selected by their member organizations, such as 4-H, FFA, Pomona Grange, as well as the Garden Clubs and other organizations.  These individuals acts the coordinators of their organizations.

Management

The Pierce County Fair Association normally employees two year round part-time employees, the Manager and Bookkeeper.  Many temporary positions are hired by the fair annually.