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 must be 21 years old or older. Parents/Guardian must sign up before Monday, April 12, 2021. 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 Monday, April 12, 2021. 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.
Online sign up is available now. Click on the words under the graphic of the area you wish to work. The link will take you directly to the site to choose your work time.
MARCH 2021 UPDATE: There were numerous changes made to the online sign up sites. Some work times were completely eliminated. You should have received an email notification if this applied to you, with a link to sign up at the newly opened Rockin' W concession stand work are.
Ag Adventures and the Food Token Booth work areas were both eliminated. There were time changes in the other areas.