Position promotes county fair for one year
The Waupaca County Fair is seeking candidates for the 2016 Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair.
Applications must be submitted online or postmarked by Tuesday, May 31. Applicants must be 18 years of age as of Jan. 1, 2016.
The selection process will include both an individual interview and group interview on Sunday, June 26, at the Masonic Center in Manawa. Attendance at the interviews is mandatory for all applicants.
The Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair serves as the official ambassador of the Waupaca County Fair. She represents and promotes the fair at local events throughout the year.
The Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair also makes daily appearances during the week of the fair.
The Fairest program helps applicants to grow in public speaking, etiquette, confidence, presentations and interviews.
“I will be forever grateful for the opportunity to serve as the Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair,” said Kayla Mischke, 2015 Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair. “This role gave me the skills and tools to help me be successful in my future endeavors and to be a leader in my community.”
Over the past year Mischke attended numerous events including the Wisconsin Association of Fairs Convention in January where she competed for the Wisconsin Fairest of Fairs, the official ambassador of the Wisconsin State Fair.
All of the Fairest of the Fair qualifications and guidelines can be found on the application itself. Applications for the Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair are available at bit.ly/FairestApp, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call the fair office at 715-281-3822 to request a hard copy.
For 143 years, the Waupaca County Fair has been a much-anticipated summer family-friendly event. The annual event will be held Aug. 24-28 at the Waupaca County Fairgrounds in Weyauwega.
For more information, visit waupacacountyfair.org and follow the Waupaca County Fairest of the Fair and the Waupaca County Fair on Facebook.