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Rex Mussman Fair Person of the year

posted on January 26, 2021 at 7:22pm UTC

Congratulation to Rex Mussman from Fillmore County. Rex was awarded NAFM  Fair Person of the ye...more


2021 NAFM Annual Conventionn

posted on January 26, 2021 at 5:26pm UTC

  Nebraska Association of Fair Managers Annual Convention       ...more


From 13 Exemption for Sale Tax for County Fairs

posted on November 6, 2016 at 12:50am UTC

 As of October 1, 2016 Ag Society purchases are exempt from sales tax. Listed below is the web...more


About the Nebraska Association of Fair Managers:

Nebraska fairs and festivals showcase the best that Nebraska has to offer, including 4-H and FFA and open class competitions, diversity of foods that will satisfy all tastes, agricultural, industrial and home life exhibits, carnival rides guaranteed to thrill, and a wide range of entertainment for the enjoyment by fairgoers of all ages.

The over 1 million people that attend Nebraska's fairs and festivals can attest to the great quality of life that Nebraska has to offer. So no matter what your age, there is something at all of Nebraska's fairs and festivals that will not only satisfy the fun-loving kid in each of you, but also experience the traditions and diverse culture that makes Nebraska a great place to live!

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Nebraska Association of Fair Managers, please Click Here and submit the appropriate forms to our offices. Members are given a listing on our website and in our annual fair guide. Give your business extra exposure through our association.

You may download a copy of the NAFM constitution and bylaws (PDF, 1.8MB).

NAFM Officers

  • Alan Kahle, President
    1373 30 Road
    Minden, NE 68959
    Ph. 308-830-0496>

  • Greg Heine, Vice-President
    56219 897th Road
    Fordyce, NE 68736
    Ph. 402-560-0497

  • Steve Kruger, Secretary/Treasurer
    14744 County Road 7
    Arlington NE. 68002
    Ph. 402-478-4663
    stevekruger@nebraskafairs.org

NAFM Directors

  • District 1
    Bill Voss
    801 Par 3 Drive
    Friend, NE 68359
    Ph. 402-560-4617

  • District 2
    Jackie Hladik
    2929 County RD D
    Valparaiso, NE 68065
    Ph. 402-540-1733

  • District 3
    Russell Flamig
    302 N Aberley Avenue
    Hartington Ne. 68739
    Ph. 402-841-8111

  • District 4
    Ricky Gennrich
    P.O. Box 223
    Bertrand, NE 68927
    Ph. 308-991-5366

  • District 5
    Scott Salisbury
    PO Box 38
    Stapleton, NE 69163
    Ph. 308-636-8422

  • District 6
    Carol Wacker
    Box 431
    Hemingford, NE 69348
    Ph. 308-487-5321

  • District 7
    Stephanie DeNaeyer
    89434 US HWY 83
    Valentine, NE 69201
    Ph. 308-636-8613

  • Associate Director
    Mike Lynch
    Box 236
    Chapman, NE 68827
    Ph. 308-383-5721

  • Past President
    Tom Schellpeper
    56731 844 Road
    Stanton, NE 68779
    Ph. 402-640-5089

  • Legal Counsel
    Alan Wood
    2115 South 214 St
    Eagle, NE 68347
    Ph. 402-430-0771