County Fair Employment

The Washington County Fair is fast approaching and preparations are well under way. In order to put on an event of this size, a lot of help is required. Are you or someone you know looking to make some extra cash this summer. The Fair is hiring!

Fair Office/Information Booth Staff: need to be good with money, have a friendly personality and enjoy having fun.

Job duties include: setting up the office for fair, selling tickets, getting ice for vendors, answering questions of the public, checking in exhibitors and vendors, and packing up after fair.

Dates available: Monday, July, 29th through Monday, August, 5th.

Hours available: You can pick the days/times that work best for you.

8 am - 9 pm Monday, July 29th & Tuesday, July 30th 

8 am - 9 pm Wednesday, July 31st – Saturday, August 3rd

8 am - 8 pm Sunday, August 4th

8 am - 5 pm Monday, August 5th


Grounds Crew: Looking for Grounds Crew staff to work during the fair

Job duties include: help set up for fair, pick up garbage, aid in setting up events, help clean up after fair, etc.

Requirement: Must be at least 16 years old to work.


Gate Ticket Sellers: Looking for adults to sell fair entry tickets.

Job duties include: Sell fair entry tickets at the gates.

Requirement: Must be an adult. Prefer individuals that have dealt with money. Gates are inside and outside, so ability to work on your feet may also be required.

Dates available: Wednesday, July 31st, - Sunday, August 4th.

Hours available: 

7 am - 12 pm

12 pm – 5 pm

5 pm – 10 pm (except Wednesday, fair shuts down at 9 pm and Sunday, fair shuts down at 8 pm)


Gate Ticket Takers: Looking for people to collect tickets upon entry to the fair and watch gates during shift.

Job duties include: Take fair entry tickets at the gates, open/close gates for livestock trailers, handicap cars, etc.

Requirement: Must be 15 years of age. Gates are outside, so ability to work on your feet is required.

Dates available: Wednesday, July 31st - Sunday, August 4th.

Hours available: 

7 am - 12 pm

12 pm – 5 pm

5 pm – 10 pm (except Wednesday, fair shuts down at 9 pm and Sunday, fair shuts down at 8 pm)

If interested in a position, please fill out the Job Application Form below.  Completed forms may be sent to the Fair Manager.  otag@aol.com   Questions - please call Dorie, Fair Manager, 651-436-6009.