The Fairest of the Fair and Junior Fairest of the Fair represent and help promote the Central Wisconsin State Fair during their year long reign through radio interviews, public appearances throughout Wood County, during each day of the Central Wisconsin State Fair, and much more. The chosen Fairest of the Fair will also go on to compete at the State level at the Wisconsin Association of Fairs Convention in January.
Applicants should demonstrate maturity, professionalism, strong public speaking ability, heavy involvement in clubs/community activities, and a passion for the Fair industry. He or she must be a resident of Wood County, or must have done a majority of their Fair or school activities in Wood County. This is an excellent opportunity for qualifying individuals to become more involved with the Fair community, learn more about the Fair industry, and will expand their public relations resume.
Fairest of the Fair: The Fairest of the Fair is awarded $1,000 and the runner-up is awarded $200, sponsored by Bents Chiropractic. All awards are given at the end of a successful reign.
Junior Fairest of the Fair: The Junior Fairest of the Fair is awarded $100 and the runner-up is awarded $50, sponsored by the Central Wisconsin State Fair. All awards are given at the end of a successful reign.