IAFE - The International Association of Fairs and Expositions

2018 IAFE Convention: Thank you for helping make great First Impressions in San Antonio

The first IAFE Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas was a success. The beautiful facilities and great weather were the perfect setting for a Convention that hosted dozens of educational and networking opportunities for IAFE members. If you would like to see and order pictures from the 2018 IAFE Annual Convention, click here.

Help support the IAFE Education Foundation

The IAFE Education Foundation is 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. You can help support the IAFE Education Foundation, by clicking here.

Check Out the IAFE Online Library

Have you seen the resources available to IAFE members in the IAFE Online Library? Whether you're looking for information regarding outdoor event safety or the results of the latest survey regarding compensation for fair leaders and staff, you can find it all in the IAFE Online Library.

The latest on the Igniter Discussion Forum!


Have you check out the latest topics on the Igniter forum? Fellow fair industry professionals are discussing what is on their minds and what is affecting their fair or business in real time. Here's what is being discussed now:



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