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HISTORY

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FIND A MEMBER

Check out one of our outstanding members in the areas of entertainment, carnival rides, food, supplies & much more!

FORMS

Find award, MDARD, and convention forms here.

HISTORY

Find out more about the rich history of fairs in Michigan and more about MAFE.

Latest News

OFFICIAL SWINE ID NUES TAGS 2020

October 16th, 2019|

For the 2020 fair and exhibition season, MDARD will continue its policy of distributing official swine ID NUES tags to fairs, free of charge, for use with exhibition swine. Swine tags can still be ordered over the phone or through email; however, we encourage fairs to place their orders by December 16, 2019. Fairs that have ordered their tags can pick them up on January 9-10 in the MDARD Resource Center at the annual MAFE convention in Grand Rapids. [...]

2019 Year End Report

September 12th, 2019|

Materials to file fair year end of year reports for 2019 are now available. Click here to view all the documents in Google Drive. (to download a document, click on it and then select the arrow in the top right hand side) If you have questions please contact Cinda Karlik at 517-284-5723 or karlikc@michigan.gov.

yMAFE Scholarship – Deadline extended

September 1st, 2019|

Once again the Michigan Association of Fairs & Exhibitions Young Professional Program, yMAFE, will offer scholarships to attend a fair convention. This year yMAFE will award up to three (3) scholarships to attend the 2019 IAFE convention and two (2) scholarships to attend the 2020 MAFE convention. Click here for information, rules and application. Applications must be received by September 17.