Aug. 23 - Sep. 2, 2024


Aug. 23 - Sep. 2, 2024

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2024 Volunteer Job Descriptions

Here at the Nebraska State Fair we can guarantee you will have an amazing experience volunteering in one of the many opportunities offered throughout the fairgrounds!


The gates always have a lot of activity going on! Volunteers are needed at both the Main Gate and North Gate to assist with greeting guests and ensuring everyone leaving is getting a stamp on their hands if they wish to return. 


  • Family Fun Zone Kiosk
  • Main Gate Kiosk
  • Cattle Barn Kiosk
  • Sheep Barn Kiosk
  • Five Points Kiosk
  • ACP Park Kiosk
  • Big Red Barn Kiosk
  • Grand District Kiosk
  • 4-H/FFA Building
  • Pinnacle Expo Bank Center
  • Nebraska Building

information kiosks and booths

At the State Fair we have eleven information centers that guests can get there questions answered. Volunteers at each one of these centers are equipped with an IPad, radio and a list of general fair questions/answers to help provide fairgoers the best experience! 

Events & Entertainment


Lots of attractions happening during the eleven-days of the Nebraska State Fair. The yellow shirt crew helps out in a number of ways with these events. 

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Agriculture is HUGE for Nebraska as well as the State Fair! On grounds, volunteers have the opportunity to assist with animal related areas from greeting at the barns to assisting with the Draft Horse Pull.

competitive exhibits

Do you enjoy hobbies? If so, competitive exhibits is the place for you! From growing to making, there is sure to be something for everyone!

people movers

At the Nebraska State Fair, we offer our guests rides to and from the fair as well as throughout the grounds. Volunteers help by interacting with fair guests and sharing information using the speaker system!

First Aid station


Safety first at the Fair! Do you have a medical background? Come out and volunteer at one of our two First Aid Stations.

raising Nebraska

Raising Nebraska is an interactive experience like no other! From science and innovation to community and culture, Nebraska’s agricultural experience touch everyone. Volunteers help in a wide variety of areas including hosting the floor map, working the virtual combine and ushering the annual 4-H Fashion Show.

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Behind the scenes

A lot happens that our guests at the Fair aren’t aware of and a few of these tasks are done by a yellow shirt volunteer!

Sign up here to join in on the fun!

Create a login and select from a list of 185 volunteer opportunities available! 

If you need help with registration ,call the Volunteer Coordinator, Haley Roush and she can provide assistance.


Haley Roush

Haley Roush

501 E. Fonner Park Road

Grand Island, NE 68801


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