A parent/guardian of any exhibitor exhibiting a project at the Wharton County Youth Fair (excluding Bucket Calf) is required to work a minimum of three (3) hours per exhibitor. If a parent cannot work the 3 hours, they can have a family member or friend work in their place. Anyone working at the gates or food concession area must be 21 or over. Parents/Guardian must sign up before Friday, March 27, 2020. Parents choosing not to work a three (3) hour shift will be assessed a fee of $100 per exhibitor. Parents/Guardian of exhibitors who choose not to work must make payment to the Fair Office by April 1st.
No changes of work hours will be accepted after Friday, March 27, 2020. Please DO NOT CALL THE FAIR OFFICE. It will be the parents’ responsibility to find a replacement.
See the "Parent Work Rule" in the Livestock & Poultry Rulebook.
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PARENT WORK RULE WILL NOT BE ENFORCED FOR 2020 FAIR. NO VOLUNTEER HOURS ARE REQUIRED.