Be a Volunteer

Volunteers needed during the fair!

Volunteer opportunities are available for individuals, groups and organizations throughout the 10 days of the Super Fair! Volunteers like you are critical to making each year’s fair a success! Volunteer jobs can be tailored around your interests and and abilities. Volunteers must be 16 years or older.


  • Admission Gate Ticket Takers
  • Parking Lot Attendants
  • Cafe & Bar tenders 
  • Figure 8 Scorers


All volunteers working at least 4 hours receive:

  • Super Fair T-shirt (while supplies last)
  • Unlimited fountain drinks including soda, iced tea, lemonade, ice water
  • Breaks, shade, basic snacks will be provided as much as possible (note:basic snacks do not account for dietary restrictions)
  • One (1) meal from any Lancaster Event Center café for all volunteers working 4 or more hours!

All upaid volunteers receive:

  • If you need certification of your volunteer hours for school or other organization, we are happy to sign your form for you
  • Earn 4 fair gate tix & 1 fair parking ticket after working 2 shifts ($17 value)

All paid volunteers receive: 

  • $12/hr either to individuals OR to their designated youth/nonprofit group as a fundraiser for said group
  • Earn 4 fair gate tix & 1 fair parking ticket after working 2 shifts ($17 value)

Have a group and coordinator willing to fill 20+ shifts? Contact us today about additional paid group opportunities.



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

Tuesday & Wednesday before the fair!

Give back to the fairgounds that support 4-H FFA events all year round!

Unpaid Volunteer Opportunities

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 20 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 Gatorade

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