International Association
of Fairs & Expositions

Representing and facilitating the evolving interests and needs of agricultural fairs, exhibitions, and show associations’ stakeholders. Our associate members include state and provincial associations of fairs, non-agricultural expositions and festivals, associations, corporations, and individuals engaged in providing products and services to its members, all of whom are interested in the improvement of fairs and allied fields.

IAFE Events


March 5-7, 2020 | Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio

2020 IAFE Impact & Impressions Specialty Seminar

The 2020 IAFE Impact & Impressions Specialty Seminar for Advertising, PR, and Sponsorship will be held March 5-7 at the Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel in Columbus, Ohio. Go here for…


April 14-17, 2020 | Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch in St. Louis, Mo.

52nd Annual IAFE Management Conference

The 52nd Annual IAFE Management Conference (for fair management staff) will be held April 14-17, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch in St. Louis, Mo. Go here for more details.


April 23-25, 2020 | University Plaza Hotel in Springfield, Mo.

State & Provincial Association Summit

The 2020 State & Provincial Association Summit will be held April 23-25, 2020, at the University Plaza Hotel in Springfield, Mo.


May 3-5, 2020 | Columbia Marriott in Columbia, S.C.

2020 Institute of Fair Management Summit

The 2020 Institute of Fair Management Summit will be held May 3-5 at the Columbia Marriott in Columbia, S.C. Register Here

Latest News

January 17, 2020  |   News

The Stephens County Board of Commissioners approved an upgrade to internet access at the Stephens County Fair and Expo Center at Monday’s regular meeting. The existing service has posed…

January 17, 2020  |   News

Cass County Fair organizers announced new rules Thursday affecting swine exhibitors for 2020. They said pigs that have been fed a ractopamine product at any time will not be allowed to exhibit…

January 7, 2020  |   News

The Bremer County Fair has a new home on Waverly's east side. The Bremer County Fair Association announced in a post on Facebook that they've decided to relocate the fair to a parcel of land c…

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IAFE Foundation

We are a 501 (c)3 organization established in 2002 to support, through fund raising, the educational, charitable, research, or literacy activities in the advancement and improvement of agriculture fairs, expositions, and shows.

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