Job and Volunteer Opportunities
Looking for the perfect summer internship? The Sonoma County Fair is a great opportunity for students to apply their strengths, learn new skills and network with people in our community.
Current positions available:
- Publicity & Marketing Intern - Application Deadline: May 5, 2017 @ 5:00 PM
COME JOIN THE SONOMA COUNTY FAIR FAMILY this year by volunteering. The Fair is seeking individual volunteers. This year's theme, "Holidaze", celebrates a year’s worth of Holidays in 11 days!
There are over 300,000 people that attend the Fair each year. Volunteering at the Fair helps us to ensure that those attending have a wonderful, safe, and fun-filled experience.
FREE Admission Tickets: For volunteering, you'll receive 2 admission tickets and 1 parking pass. The parking pass and 1 general admission ticket you receive in advance of your shift to get into the fair. The additional pass is complimentary to use at your discretion.
- Building Attendant
- Attendant - Kids Area
- Attendant - Holiday Squad
300+ shifts are needed in the Finley Building, Kraft Building, Garrett Building and Hall of Flowers. Help is also needed in the Kids area, and Holiday Squad.
Volunteer shifts are scheduled into easy 4.5 hour blocks with a 20 minute shift break.
Dates Needed: Thursday August 3rd-Sunday August 13th
Shift Times: 12:00pm-4:30pm and 4:30PM-9:00PM
Group Volunteer Opportunities
Is your organization looking for a way to support the local community? In exchange for your organization’s volunteer time, the Sonoma County Fair will provide you with the opportunity to promote your business or organization for FREE. Click on the links below for more information.
Thank you for your interest and hope to see you at the fair!
Outstanding Volunteer Award
Sonoma County Fair volunteer, Travis Smith, received one of the Outstanding Volunteer Awards from the County of Sonoma at this year’s Volunteer Recognition Reception. Travis is only 14 years old and is already an invaluable volunteer for the fair... Read More
The Sonoma County Fair dates are August 3 - 13, 2017.
Thank you to everyone for making this year's Fair the best yet! Check back in May for 2017 Fair job applications. In the meantime, view our Staff video from 2015 to see just how fun working for the Sonoma County Fair can be!
2016 Team Photo
JOB POSITIONS COMING SOON – Not All–Inclusive
Applications will be available May 1, 2017.
- Livestock Office
- Entry Clerk / Building Monitor (over 18 yrs preferred)
- Barn / Livestock Crew (over 18 yrs preferred)
- Sweet Lil's Farmery
- Grounds Maintenance
- Admissions Ticket Seller (must be at least 18 yrs)
- Admissions Gate Attendants
- Parking Ticket Seller
- Crossing Guard
- Flagger, Gate Attendant
- Tram Driver (Class B license preferred)
- Grandstand Usher
- Special Events Assistant
- Show Usher (minimal hours)
- Concession Auditor