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Welcome to the 154th Manistee County Fair!
August 13 - 17, 2024

Annual Fair Board Meeting

The annual fair board meeting will be held on November 5th at 6:00pm,

with the regular meeting following it at the Road Commission building.

Regular fair board meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at the fairgrounds at 7:00pm.

*During cold weather, they are instead held at the Manistee County Road Commission building

Please Join Us  - We are looking for new board members with fresh ideas!​

Manistee County Agricultural Society

2024 Board of Directors

President John Schimke - 231-510-5307

Vice President Herman Gamelin - 231-510-2725

Treasurer Janelle Ware - 231-510-7703

Secretary Elaine Bossingham- 231-632-1968

Corres. Sec. Treas. Ann Wilkosz - 231-723-7764

County Commissioner Janice McCraner - 231-590-9408

Director Paul Adamski - 231-510-7887

Director Mike Deleon - 231-463-3507

Director Cindy Gamelin - 231-887-0218

Director Chantel Gamelin - 231-970-9119

Director Melissa Renner - 231-510-3994

Director Joe Schimke - 231-930-8773

Director Jessica Chick - 231-299-9114

Director Kirsten Wisniski - 231-398-7307

Director Tina Bray - 231-852-3758

Youth Director Ahnalesiah Gamelin

Our Mission Statement

The Manistee County Agricultural Society is committed to providing an annual county fair for the purpose of exhibition of livestock, produce and handiwork, as well as family-oriented entertainment in a wholesome environment.

It is the Society's goal to promote and support youth activities and participation to encourage involvement from surrounding communities. The Manistee County Agricultural Society, periodically throughout the year, will provide or permit to be provided activities on the fairgrounds for public entertainment and enrichment.

The Manistee County Fair originated in 1886 under the name of the Manistee County Agricultural Society and is still recognized as a non-profit Michigan Corporation. Manistee County Fairgrounds is owned by Manistee County and managed by the Board of Directors of the Manistee County

Agricultural Society.

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