Promoting excellence
within our members.
through award programs.
during educational sessions.
Sparking new
great ideas.
lasting friendships.
professional skills.
Connecting our members
at industry-leading events.
through mentorships.
with industry committees.
  • Membership Application

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  • Annual Convention

    Join us for the world’s largest gathering of the the fair industry. Share ideas, network, and visit with people from fairs of all sizes.

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  • Events

    From large gatherings of industry professionals, to informal virtual meetups, IAFE has an event for you.

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There’s never been a better time to become an IAFE member!

IAFE Member Benefits

Whether you are a new or long-time member, there is always a new opportunity to learn or connect with other members.


  • Online CyberSeminars
  • Institute of Fair Management (IFM)
  • Consumer Protection Program (CPP)

Stay Connected

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  • Latest Fair News

Meet Others

  • IAFE Convention & Trade Show
  • Management Conference
  • Zone Meetings
  • Institute Summit
  • Committee Involvement


  • Educational Products
  • Online Library
  • Toolkits
  • Communicable Resources

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Annual Convention

Fairs will RISE in Salt Lake City for the IAFE’s 132nd Annual Convention & Trade Show, taking place November 26 -29, 2023. Registration opens July 5, 2023.

Institute of Fair Management

Take your career to the next level with certifications and courses from the Institute of Fair Management.

IAFE Foundation

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