The Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs (IAAF)
is an organization of the 104, Illinois County Fairs, the Illinois and DuQuoin State Fairs
and approximately 290 Associate Members. The associates represent entrepreneurs and
vendors supporting the fair industry.
The IAAF lobbies legislatively for "fair" interests. Its newsletter and
convention allow for the interchange and sharing of new and creative "fair
ideas". The annual convention held in January also includes a talent contest, a queen
Pageant and a trade show.
The 2017 Convention will be held January 20-22, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza
Hotel in Springfield. For more information on the 2017 convention, click here.
To view photos from the 2016 convention, please check out the convention photo gallery. talent and fair queen winners have also been announced.