Benton County Fair 2020 Officers — Press Release


BENTONVILLE, AR — The Benton County Fair Board welcomes longtime volunteer and board of director Robert Smith to serve as Vice President.

The Benton County Fair Board also includes: Ashely Hays, president, Charlene Newell, secretary, Carla Martinez, treasurer, Clint Bowen, Charles Coffelt, Tim Craig, Jim Griffin, Chris Graves, Deb Lindsay, Frank Myers, Ken Myers, Jacob Payne, Anji Peacock and Dr. Duane Thomas.

The Benton County Fair will celebrate its 116th anniversary August 4-8, 2020. Visit Benton County Fair on Facebook or at for more information, sponsorship and exhibitor applications.


BCFA, Inc. is a charitable tax exempt 501(c)3 organization that is dedicated to promoting youth development and respect for cultural diversity.

The mission of the Benton County Fair is to provide the best county fair possible for all residents of Benton County. It provides a gathering place for all communities to showcase their products and skills. It creates educational, social, cultural and economic opportunities to preserve and promote agriculture and its traditions across the county.

The Benton County Fair provides the most valuable, educational and entertaining experience that resources will allow. Supporting 4-H, FFA, and Youth of Benton County to showcase project work of crafts, baking, canning, gardening and livestock to the general public.

Operations of the fairground’s facilities are to serve the community by providing multipurpose facilities for both generating public and private events in a responsible manner generating economic and tourism development in this community. In carrying out the purpose of the Benton County Fair, policies and activities will be guided by the rules of the Fair Board.