Be a Volunteer

To put the "super" in the Lancaster Super Fair, we rely on fabulous volunteers like yourself. We hope you or your group will consider sharing your time and talents with us! 

 

Volunteers needed during the fair!

August 1 — 10, 2019

Volunteers 14+ can earn valuble credit and experience for high-school and college. "Young-at-heart" volunteers are encouraged to come out to support the youth served by each year's county fair while enjoying the premier community event of the summer. Volunteer jobs can be tailored around your interests and and abilities and may include parking attendants, gate ticket taking,  motorsports ticket taking & ushering, selling food & fair souvenirs, grounds clean up etc.

Interested in fundraising? Super Fair will donate $9/hour/volunteer to your favorite nonprofit group for each hour worked, including high school organizations! (This pay for fundraising groups would be in lieu of earning certified community service hours and the free meal, ticket benefits would not apply.)

Volunteer Roles
  • Help sell tickets at the fair gates
  • Direct cars in the parking lot working under direction of professional gate & parking supervisors.
  • Other jobs avalible in concessions, grounds keeping, and special events.
Benefits of Volunteering During the Super Fair
  • Receive 1 free meal voucher at any LEC cafe per minimum 6-hour shift to be used the same day. 
  • At the end of their first shift, each volunteer receives a Super Fair Family Pack of 4 gate tickets & 1 parking pass ($17 value) for any of the remaining days of the fair or next year’s fair if they prefer.
  • Earn certified community service hours for your high school or other organizations available on request. 
Tips: 
  • Volunteers must be 14+ years old
  • Will be provided training, drinks, and shade as possible
  • All volunteers should be prepared to be outside

     

VOLUNTEER SIGN UP

 Contact Sue Bulling, Fair Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at (402) 441-1828 with questions!

 

4 H  FFA  Family Fun Volunteer Days (Pre-fair)

Monday, July 29 & Tuesday, July 30

The Lancaster County Ag Society invites 4-H/FFA exhibitors and their families to participate in our annual Super Fair Family Fun Volunteer Days at the Lancaster Event Center. The key to success of any county fair is volunteers and we need your help to get the fairgrounds ready each year. Jobs are available for all ages (5+), physical abilities and experiences. You can count on making new friends and having fun together while making each year’s fair better than ever! Sign up is encouraged by July 20th so we can have jobs ready for you.  

Variety of Jobs

  • Cleaning

  • Painting

  • Putting up signs

  • Zip-tying stalls

  • Setting up panels

Benefits (min. 4 hour shift)

  • Group meal  each day

  • Water & Powdered Gatoraded

  • Community service and volunteer hours for high school or other organizations available on request

What to Wear: 
  • Closed-toe shoes

  • Long pants/jeans

  • Light shirt (long sleeves recommended to protect your skin but not required)

    • Old clothes recommended so you don't mind if they get dirty or paint on

  • Hat & sunglasses in case you are placed outside

Tips: 
  • Volunteers meet at LEC Business Office located on North side of the Lincoln Room (building closest to 84th street)

  • Parking available in Lot K (gravel lot to the right as you enter Gate 1 off 84th Street), then walk down the little hill to the LEC Business Office

  • Parents/Guardians at least 19 years of age wil be needed to supervise any child volunteers ages 13 or under or with special needs

  • Didn't get signed up in advance? NO PROBLEM, show up and we'll put you to work and get you fed!

 

VOLUNTEER FUN DAYS SIGN UP

 

 Contact Sue Bulling, Fair Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at (402) 441-1828 with questions!