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Volunteer At The Fair

Fundraise For Your Organization While Having Fun

Calling all booster clubs, teams, church groups, youth groups and more! We have fundraising opportunities for you!


• Group members can work alongside friends or teammates.
• Your organization will receive payment for shifts completed and work done.
• No prior experience is needed! We provide training, equipment and supplies to do the work.
• Depending on group availability and open opportunities, groups can work half of a day, a full day, and several days We will work with your group to find a good fit!
• Make great money in as few as 4 hours!



• Workers must be at least 16 years of age.
• Groups are required to have an Employer Identification Number (EIN).
• Groups are responsible for their own transportation and parking at the event center.
• Because we count on fundraising groups for important work during our events, we ask that group do their best to fulfill the shifts they signed up for.


2022 Opportunities

Volunteering at the San Mateo County Fair - Help Build The Fun!

Volunteer at the San Mateo County Fair and earn tickets while you work. You’ll have a blast with the best job in the county. Bring your friends. Then you can enjoy the fair with one free admission ticket and parking ticket for every 4 hours worked. VOLUNTEERS ROCK THE FAIR!

2022 Volunteer Forms


Do you need to fulfill community service hours?

We offer 2-4 hour shifts and you can volunteer more than once throughout the week of the San Mateo County Fair! If you require a signature or a letter from the San Mateo County Fair, we will provide that for you after you have completed your hours. Be sure to keep in contact with our Volunteer Coordinator for such details.

Want to get free admission to the Fair?

As a way of saying ‘thank you’ to our volunteers, for every 4 hours you volunteer, we will give you one Fair admission ticket and parking ticket to return back so that you can enjoy all the festivities! Now you will get to know the San Mateo County Fair behind the scenes and as an attendee.

Are you free during the summer?

Fill your time by volunteering and interacting with our guests. Get your friends to help alongside with you! As one of the largest Community Celebrations on the peninsula, volunteer workers are an important part in helping to make the San Mateo County Fair a success. By volunteering, you are turning your talents and skills into positive actions for your community!

Want to volunteer at the San Mateo County Fair?

We are looking for volunteers interested in helping out at the Guest Services kiosks, working as with School Tours, the Dinosaur Exhibit, the Family Game Zone, and more! Be a part of a whole network of passionate volunteers that make the Fair run as smoothly as it does.