As you might imagine, the Kentucky State Fair employs a large number of full-time and seasonal employees representing all kinds of duties and skill levels. We're hiring for all positions. Please visit the Employment Office located by Gate 4 during Employment office hours available below! Click here for directions.

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Thank you for your interest in applying to work the 2019 Kentucky State Fair—we are no longer taking applications.  Revisit us in July 2020. The applications this year exceeded our expectations. Thank you!

Employment Office Hours

Aug. 5–9 | 7 a.m. − 4p.m.
Aug. 10 – Aug. 11 | Closed
Aug. 12 | 7 a.m. − 4p.m.
Aug. 13–23 | 8 a.m. − 5p.m.
Aug. 24 | 8 a.m. − 2p.m.

Hours subject to change based on event needs.

Contact the Personnel Department at 502-367-5230.