Join us; meet new people; enjoy a rewarding volunteer experience.

Volunteer hours can be credited towards High School graduation requirements


Opportunities abound to help out:

Here is just a sampling of those we need to make the next Fair another great event.

  • Gatekeepers/Greeters:  provide information and directions to people at the arrival gates.  Responsible for handling money with regards to collecting entrance fees.
  • Beer Garden Staff: Smart servers needed, ticket sales, clean up crews
  • Setup/Knockdown Crew: required several days before the Fair to prepare for the Fair and the Sunday/Monday after the Fair to cleanup and put it all away.
  • Booth Crew: required to help man the Port Hope Fair booth and provide information to visitors of the booth/Fair.
  • Event helpers: required to assist the Director-in-charge of events such as, the Horse Show; setting up jumps, giving out ribbons, etc.
  • Board Members: required to help plan next year’s fair. The Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at the Town Park Recreation Centre.

Contact us via email at volunteer@porthopefair.com to add your name to the list of helpers.  We need hundreds of people during the Fair.