Fair Policies at a Glance

Smoking Policy

Our community has made a significant investment in the fairground facilities and in the continued success of the Douglas County Fair.  With over 60,000 visitors attending the Douglas County Fair each year, we have an obligation to create and maintain a clean and healthy fair environment accessible to all members of our community.

Smoking is restricted in all buildings, stalls, pavilions & arenas, Teen Zone, Kids’ Zone, Carnival, Food Court, Grandstands & Amphitheater seating area. Look for designated smoking areas (click here to see map)

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Amphitheater Seating Policy

Seats in the non-reserved section may not be saved by any means until after 4pm on night of concerts.  Thereafter the seats must have a body sitting in one of them to be able to hold up to 4 seats total until the time of the concerts.

Blanket and bleacher area is not affected and may be saved with means of blankets or personal items.

Fair will have signs in designated area and staffed with security personnel at all times.

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Prohibited Conduct & Items

Persons on the premises must abide by the following code of conduct. Violators will be asked to leave the fairgrounds and will be subject to citation for criminal trespass if they remain or return.

Prohibited Conduct:

  • Loud, threatening or rude behavior
  • Shirts must be worn at all times
  • Person maybe denied entry if deemed visibly under the influence of drug or alcohol
  • Chanting messages or slogans at such a volume as to prevent those nearby from conducting normal conversation
  • Disorderly or dangerous conduct
  • Interfering with others use and enjoyment
  • Disturbing the peace
  • Activities that may negatively affect the health and safety of others

Prohibited Items:

  • Skateboards or rollerblades
  • Bicycles (during events)
  • Animals
  • Weapons
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Controlled substances
  • Solicitation or sales
  • Signs or message boards exceeding 11x14 inches
  • Glass containers

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