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Brown County Fair

The Fairest of the Fair

Deadline to apply for Fairest is March 29th.

Being Selected as Fairest of the Fair will provide several opportunities to grow in areas of public speaking, etiquette, confidence, leadership, and social skills.  The position involves promoting the Brown County Fair at various events throughout Brown County.

The 2018 Fairest of the Fair Gala will be held Sunday, April 29th at The Marq, 3177 French Road in De Pere.  Candidates shall arrive at 9am for a full-day of professional development.  The doors open to the public at 3pm for the 3:30pm Gala.  The individual selected will serve a one-year term, receive a $1,000 scholarship and represent Brown County at the Wisconsin Association of Fairs Convention in January 2019.  The runner-up (Fair Royalty) receives a $250 scholarship.

To apply, review and sign the Eligibility Requirements, complete the Application Form, and submit a Letter of Recommendation before March 29th, 2018.  Please note the Fairest of the Fair selection is not a pageant.

Eligibilty Requirements - contains the details to become an eligible candidate for the Fairest position.  Submit the initialized and signed form electronically to: or by mail to: Brown County Fairest, P.O. Box 472, De Pere, WI 54115.

Application Form - link to the online form which allows you to fill out and submit your application to be considered for the selection.  The form includes a 500-word essay detailing why you are an outstanding candidate for the position and what you hope to achieve as Fairest.

Letter Of Recommendation - Submit the letter electronically to: or by mail to: Brown County Fairest, P.O. Box 472, De Pere, WI 54115.

The Fairest of the Fair program is offered by several fairs throughout Wisconsin.  Brown County operates their program under the guidlines of the Wisconsin State Fairest of the Fairs Program.

PDFs and Documents

Fairest of the Fair Application

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LOCATION: Brown County Fairgrounds is located on the northern limits of the City of De Pere, on the west bank of the Fox River, about 5 miles south of downtown Green Bay.

DIRECTIONS: From Green Bay’s west side, go south on South Broadway St. This street is named Fort Howard Ave. as you approach De Pere. Watch for the Fairgrounds at 1500 Fort Howard Ave., near the intersection with Parkview Ave. OR start by going south on Ashland Ave., turn east on Hansen Road, then south on South Broadway St.

From De Pere’s west side, you can take Fort Howard Ave. north off of West Main Ave.