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Fairplex is a fair based in Pomona, CA that was founded in 1922. As of 2019 they had $66 million in revenue and $111 million in assets.

Fairplex is the home of the historic LA County Fair and other diverse events focused on entertainment, multicultural and learning events, and the enrichment and enjoyment of Southern California's adults, youth and families.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Los Angeles County Fair Association.

(909) 623-3111
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Program areas at Fairplex

Year-round fair-type events: lacfa rents its facilities to various outside promoters of events which include equine, home, craft, motor, electronic, and other shows. Approximately a million guests attended year round events held on these grounds in 2018.

Los Angeles County Fair: the Los Angeles County Fair is one the largest County fairs in the united states. Its purpose is to advance and promote the agricultural, horticultural,industrial and other interests of the Los Angeles County through the exhibition of livestock, poultry, dairy products, household and fine arts, and school and educational exhibits. 1,251,209 people attended the 2018 Los Angeles County Fair

Form 990s for Fairplex

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 18, 2020990OView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 20, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Apr 17, 2017990OView PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Fairplex

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$32,281,566
Investment income and dividends$59,373
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$4,424,985
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-320,157
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$30,031,555
Total revenues$66,477,322

Vendors for Fairplex

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Eide Bailly LLPTax accounting2020-02-18
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...and 14 more vendors

Personnel at Fairplex

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Miguel SantanaChief Financial Officer / Chief Executive Officer$475,944Feb. 18, 2020
Dwight RichardsVice President of Operations$208,389Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Vice President Sales , Marketing and Program$233,664Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ██ ████Vice President Marketing$201,171Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████Barretts Vice President and Equine Manager$173,477Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Barretts Vice President and Controller$153,657Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████████Executive Director$163,840Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████████Director of Development$51,923Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █ ████████Director of Sales$137,389Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██████Controller$146,893Dec. 31, 2018
...and 14 more key personnel

Peer county fairs

1Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association501(c)(3)$24 millionPleasanton, CA
2American Quarter Horse Association501(c)(5)$52 millionAmarillo, TX
3Screen Actors Guild501(c)(5)$52 millionLos Angeles, CA
4International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - 0011 Local Union501(c)(5)$25 millionPasadena, CA
5Oklahoma State Fair501(c)(3)$21 millionOklahoma City, OK
6South Florida Fair and Palm Beach County Expositions501(c)(3)$17 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
7United Nurses Associations of California Union of Health Care Professionals501(c)(5)$30 millionSan Dimas, CA
8Service Employees International Union - 1983 California Faculty Assoc501(c)(5)$20 millionSacramento, CA
9Washington State Fair501(c)(3)$36 millionPuyallup, WA
10State Fair of Texas501(c)(3)$47 millionDallas, TX
11Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo501(c)(3)$141 millionHouston, TX
12California Nurses Association501(c)(5)$123 millionOakland, CA
13National Nurses United (NNU)501(c)(5)$23 millionOakland, CA
14National Corn Growers Association501(c)(5)$21 millionChesterfield, MO
15American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF)501(c)(5)$33 millionWashington, DC
16Iowa Corn Growers Association501(c)(5)$20 millionJohnston, IA
17American Soybean Association501(c)(5)$25 millionSaint Louis, MO
18American Angus Association501(c)(5)$46 millionSt Joseph, MO
19United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA)501(c)(5)$46 millionLos Angeles, CA
20California Field Ironworkers Apprenticeship and Journeyman Retraining501(c)(5)$17 millionPasadena, CA
21Service Employees International Union - Local 721 CTW CLC501(c)(5)$67 millionLos Angeles, CA
22United Food & Commercial Workers Union - 8GS Local501(c)(5)$21 millionRoseville, CA
23California Teachers Association501(c)(5)$209 millionBurlingame, CA
24United Food & Commercial Workers Union - Ufcw Local 770501(c)(5)$19 millionLos Angeles, CA
25American Federation of Teachers - 8004 California501(c)(5)$23 millionBurbank, CA