Pictured (left to right): Sara Doyle – Exhibits Coordinator, Courtny Conkle – General Manager, Rebecca “Becky” Podio – Rodeo Superintendent, and Kota Provence – Marketing and Communications Liasion 

The Wyoming State Fair is proud to share its recent triumphs in the convention circuit for the 2023 season. These remarkable achievements serve as a testament to the fair’s commitment to excellence in various aspects of its operations. With a remarkable list of accolades, the Wyoming State Fair has solidified its reputation as a leader in fair marketing, promotion, and innovation.

The Wyoming State Fair participated in several award programs, including the Rocky Mountain Association of Fairs and the International Association of Fairs and Expos, and came home with an impressive array of honors:

Rocky Mountain Association of Fairs Awards:

1st Place 

  • Premium Book 
  • Promotional Poster 

2nd Place

  • Event Guide 
  • Photo without Animal

International Association of Fairs and Expos Awards:

1st Place 

  • Consumer Education Program – Everyday Ag Food Elements
  • Policy/Procedure Developed by Fair Management – Market Animal Drug Testing

2nd Place 

  • Any Other Competitive Event  – Behind the Brand 
  • Capital Improvement Plan – Master Plan 
  • Double-sided Promotional Ad – Pocketbook
  • Facilities Webpage
  • Newly Established Agriculture Program – Everyday Ag 
  • Outdoor Advertising – County Fair Banners 
  • Successful Non-Fairtime Event – Volunteer Days 

3rd Place 

  • Digital Advertising Video – Wyoming Office of Tourism My First Rodeo 
  • Single-Sided Promotional Ad – Adventure Guide 
  • Overall Marketing Campaign 
  • Agriculture Education Photo 

The Wyoming State Fair extends heartfelt gratitude to its dedicated team, partners, and supporters who played a vital role in these remarkable successes. A special thank you to both the Wyoming Office of Tourism and Converse County Tourism for supporting and promoting the Wyoming State Fair. These awards are a testament to the hard work, creativity, and passion that define the WSF. 

With a legacy spanning over 112 years, the fair continues to be a beacon of innovation, education, and community spirit.