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 Cell #507-841-0594
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 6:00 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:  Rob Withers - Jackson, MN
Vice-President:  Tom Holthe - Jackson, MN
Secretary: Melanie Post - Lakefield, MN
Treasurer: Terri Bargfrede- Alpha, MN

Fair Board Directors
John Chonko - Jackson, MN
Adam Christoffers - Brewster, MN
Jeff Fiala - Jackson, MN
Kim Hohenstein - Lakefield, MN
Jason Diemer - Heron Lake, MN
Dave Maschoff - Jackson, MN
Jessica Mulder - Jackson, MN
Scott Christopher, Jackson, MN
Cole Lusk, Jackson, MN
Landon Larsen, Lakefield, MN
Sandy Phillips, Jackson, MN
Phil Nasby, Commissioner - Jackson, MN

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).