Mailing Address
Jackson County Fair Association
PO Box 175
Jackson, MN 56143

Contact Us

E-Mail Address:
Web Site:
Main Gate Office Phone Number: 507-849-7222 WEEK OF FAIR ONLY - other than fair 507-847-3440 (W) & cell #507-841-0594 (Terri Bargfrede)
4-H Office Phone Number: 507-849-7223 WEEK OF FAIR ONLY

Fair Board Meetings
The Jackson County Agricultural Society is a registered 501c (3)  - Agricultural Society. Our meetings are open to the public and regularly scheduled for the second Monday of each month, beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Beef Barn Office at the Jackson County Fair Grounds. Changes to meeting dates will be posted. Special meetings TBA.

Fair Board Officers
President: Tom Holthe, Jackson
Vice-President: Dave Maschoff, Jackson
Secretary: Jessica Mulder, Jackson
Treasurer: Terri Bargfrede, Alpha

Fair Board Directors
Rob Withers, Jackson
Tyler Ayers, Jackson
Liz Diemer-Brunk, Okabena
John Chonko, Jackson
Adam Christoffers, Brewster
Jeff Fiala, Jackson, MN
Kim Hohenstein, Lakefield
Jonathan Hussong, Okabena
Nathan Peterson, Jackson
Sandy Phillips, Jackson
Lee Porter, Jackson
Kempson Cross, Jackson
Don Wachal, Jackson County Commissioner, Jackson


4H Contact Info

University of Minnesota Extension - Jackson County 4-H
Address: 607 South Hwy 86, Lakefield, MN 56150
Phone: 507-662-5293
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Fairground Camping Information (other than Fair week)

The contact person is Tim Beck 507-398-9083.  


From I-90 East
Take exit 73 to Jackson – Highway 71.
Take a right off exit ramp onto Highway 71 South.
Go east on County Road 38 by taking a left.
Go through the Industrial Park.
At the stop sign, take a right onto County Road 51 and go south 1 mile.
Fairgrounds are on your left.

From I-90 West
Take exit 73 to Jackson.
Take a left off exit ramp onto Hwy 71.
Go east on County Rd 38 by taking a left
Take a right onto County Rd 51 and go south 1 mile.
(Fairgrounds are on yourleft)

From Hwy 71 North
Follow 71 through town, through 2 stop lights.
(past Sunshine Foods, go up the hill past the golf course).
Go east on County Rd 38 by taking a right
Take a right onto County Rd 51 and go south 1 mile.
(Fairgrounds are on your left).

From Hwy 71 South
Come into Jackson, go past Super 8 and Burger King.
Go east on County Rd 38 by taking a left.  
Take a right onto County Rd 51 and go south 1 mile.
(Fairgrounds are on your left).