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May 10, 2022

This week, your host is joined by the Manager at the Placer County Fair, Carrie Fankhauser!

 

The Placer County Fair Association ran the Placer County Fair for 80 years. With an economic downturn, the fair was failing and Placer County considered repurposing the fairgrounds for housing. In 2017, the county approached...


Apr 26, 2022

This week, your host is joined by the Assistant General Manager at the Oakland County Fair, Sara Ressler!

 

Sara Ressler is responsible for handling the marketing and finances for the Oakland County Fair. The Oakland County Fair is a 501c(3) organization with a mission to provide a public educational showcase of our...


Oct 14, 2021

This week, your hosts are joined by two members of the Tillamook County Junior Livestock Auction Committee, Dakota Lager and Teri Fladstol!

 

Dakota Lager is the 4-H Program Coordinator at the Tillamook County Oregon State University Extension Service. He has been with the Tillamook County Program for 2 years but has...


Jul 15, 2021

This week, your host Christina Rudolph is joined by a special guest (and an old friend), Sherri Hooper!

 

Sherri wears a lot of different hats and has her foot in many county fairs! Since 1993-2018, Sherri has been involved with Chilifest, earning herself the title, “Chilifest Mom.” She also runs her own traveling...


Jun 24, 2021

Welcome to the County Fair Podcast! This is the podcast where fair influencers share their valuable insights, strengthening and growing the long-lived tradition of the county fair.

 

This week, Ricky Brown from the California Mid-State Fair joins the podcast! Ricky is one of the exhibit’s directors for the large west...