Kitsap County Fair & Stampede

Kitsap County Fairgrounds

KITSAP COUNTY FAIR & STAMPEDE
AUGUST 21-25, 2019  
"Celebrating Over 60 Years of Rides, Ribbons & Rodeo at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds"

***FREE FAIR ADMISSION***

Function & Purpose
The Kitsap County Fair Board advises and acts as the community liaison with respect to planning and operations of the annual Kitsap County Fair (Ordinance No. 200-1996 revised 6/6/05).

Established
The Kitsap County Fair Board was established by the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners by Resolution No. 21-1965, which was codified as Section 1.6 of the Kitsap County Code. The Fair Board was established to advise, guide and assist the Fair Management in the development and operation of the annual Kitsap County Fair. The purview of the Fair Board was amended by Ordinance No 200-1996 and revised on 6/6/05. 

Meeting Time & Location
The Fair Board meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday, monthly (No meeting in December) at 6:00 pm. Meetings are held in the Eagle's Nest*, 1195 NW Fairgrounds Road, Bremerton. Minutes from each month's meeting are approved at the next Fair Board meeting. Once the minutes have been approved by the Fair Board members, they are posted to this website. Minutes are unavailable until they are approved at a public Fair Board meeting.

Membership
Members are unpaid volunteers from throughout Kitsap County who are appointed to the Board by the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners. The Fair & Rodeo Board is comprised of nine (9) members. Terms are three (3) years for each area of responsibility (Ordinance No. 200-1996 passed 12/23/96 revised 6/6/05).

Board Members
Job descriptions are available by clicking on the position name.      

 

BOARD MEMBERS ​POSITION & JOB DESCRIPTION ​END TERM ​TERM#
Cassie O'Hara (President) Livestock Director ​12/31/19 ​4
​Danise Barnes (Vice President) Admissions Director ​12/31/19 ​3
​Maaren Stroble Commercial Exhibits Director /
Concession Director
​12/31/19 ​2
​Linda Moran Still Exhibits Director ​12/31/19 ​2
​George Nixon Rodeo Director ​12/31/19 ​1

VACANT

Security Director ​12/31/19             
Penny Sapp Parking Director ​12/31/19 ​2


Fair Board By-Laws  |  Fair Ordinance

Staff Contact:  Jim Dunwiddie  360.337.5350

KITSAP COUNTY FAIR & STAMPEDE LONG-TERM SUSTAINABILITY STUDY

A study was done to evaluate the long-term sustainability of the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede. Below are the reports done by the consulting firms.

Presentation
Appendix with Exhibits
Final Report