Thank you for making the Franklin County

Fair & Horse Show an award-winning Fair!

This fair is operated by a totally voluntary, year-round board on a non-profit basis. Proceeds are used for extra premiums, facility improvements, youth activities, promotion and other fair work. The Franklin County Fair is planned and conducted according to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture regulations for the use of state funds.

Officers
Richard Mitchell, President                    
Patti Cross, Vice President
David Campbell, Secretary
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Treasurer

Board of Directors

Keenan Bishop, Franklin County Co. Extension Agent for Agriculture

William Lewis Boyd

Jackie Branham
Matt Craig, Beef Cattle Association Representative
Carolyn Dowdy

Kris Dunn, Horsemen's Association Representative

Donna Gay
Jared Hubbard
Tracey Huckeba

Pat Mitchell

Rick Rogers
Susan Williams

J. R. Zinner, Vocational Agriculture Teacher Representative

 

Associate Members

Alan Hamilton

Anne Hillard

Chester Hillard

Greg Howard
Adam Leonberger, Franklin County Extension Agent for Horticulture

Charles S. Lewis II, Lakeview Park Manager
Whitney McCoy, Franklin County Extension Agent for 4-H/Youth Development
Scott Perry
Jackie Sue Phillips
Leslie Reynolds, Franklin County Extension Agent for 4-H/Youth Development
Julia Schrader
Becky Shelton
Ricky Shelton
Sharon Spencer, Farm Bureau Representative
David Stigers
Tamera Thomas
, Franklin Co. Extension Agent for Family & Consumer Sciences

Huston Wells, Franklin County Judge-Executive

 

Honorary Members

Stewart Hardy

Charlie Lewis
Shirley Noel
Betty Polsgrove
Marvin Polsgrove


Franklin County Fair Board Committees

STANDING COMMITTEES
Audit
J.R. Zinner
Matt Craig
Susan Williams


Booths
Richard Mitchell, Chair
Billy Boyd
Carolyn Dowdy

Budget
Richard Mitchell, President
Kenneth Hockensmith, Treasurer
Susan Williams, Finance Chair

By-Laws & Policies Review
Kris Dunn, Chair
Tracey Huckeba
J.R. Zinner

Carnival
Richard Mitchell, President
Patti Cross, Vice President
David Campbell, Secretary
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Treasurer

Catalog
Patti Cross
Kris Dunn
Tracey Huckeba

Events
Richard Mitchell, President
Patti Cross, Vice President
David Campbell, Secretary
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Treasurer
Jackie Branham
Pat Mitchell
Rick Rogers


Exhibit Hall
David Campbell, Chair
Carolyn Dowdy
Jared Hubbard
Jackie Sue Phillips
J.R. Zinner
Junior Fair Board

Carnival
Susan Williams, Chair
Patti Cross
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith
Jared Hubbard

Gate & Parking
Rick Rogers, Chair
Patti Cross, Vice President
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith


Grounds, Security & Maintenance
Billy Boyd, Chair
Matt Craig
Richard Mitchell
Rick Rogers

Horse Show
Kenneth Hockensmith, Chair
Kris Dunn
David Campbell
Rick Rogers
Brooke Stigers

Susan Williams

Livestock
Jackie Branham, Chair
Keenan Bishop
Matt Craig
Carolyn Dowdy
Tracey Huckeba
J.R. Zinner
, Vice President
David Campbell, Secretary
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Treasurer

Long Range Planning
Richard Mitchell, President
Patti Cross, Vice President
David Campbell, Secretary
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Treasurer
Jackie Branham
J.R. Zinner

MotorSports
Pat Mitchell, Chair
Billy Boyd

Nominating
Billy Boyd
Jackie Branham
Matt Craig
Pat Mitchell
Rick Rogers


Publicity
Kenneth “Butch” Hockensmith, Chair
Patti Cross
Carolyn Dowdy
Richard Mitchell

SPECIAL COMMITTEES
Christmas Float
Patti Cross, Chair
Junior Fair Board
All Fair Board Members

Junior Fair Board
J.R. Zinner
Matt Craig
Kris Dunn
Rick Rogers
Brooke Stigers

 

FRANKLIN COUNTY JUNIOR FAIR BOARD

Officers
• Brooke Stigers, President
• Emily Goodwin, Vice President
• Mina Thomas, Secretary

Members
Mattilyn Craig
Todd Craig
Chris Franklin
Emily Goodwin
Abigail Hackett
Ryan Halligan
Alexis Hardesty
Ashleigh Luebbers
Mackenzie Phillips
Kristen Robinson
Mina Thomas






 

 

 

 

 

SCHEDULE

OF EVENTS

EXHIBITS

LIVESTOCK SHOWS

HORSE SHOWS

Motor sports

PAGEANTS

OTHER COMPETITIONS

SPECIAL ENTERTAINMENT

BOOTH RENTALS

ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

FAIR BOARD