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State Fair of Texas

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State Fair of Texas is a fair based in Dallas, TX that was founded in 1886. As of 2019 they had $47 million in revenue and $80 million in assets.

The State Fair of Texas is an annual state fair held in Dallas, Texas that celebrates all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment.

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Program areas at State Fair of Texas

Since its inception in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. Agriculture serves not only as a pillar of this organization, but as a fundamental feature of the Lone Star state and its history. The State Fair of Texas offers a variety of interactive exhibits focusing on agriculture and livestock, implementing hands-on activities that are both enjoyable and informative. Each year thousands of students from around the state work diligently in preparation for the competitive livestock events and leadership contests at the State Fair. As the largest of these events, the annual Big Tex Youth Livestock Auction celebrates the agricultural heritage of our great state, while also providing scholarships and prizes to students throughout Texas. The Fairs educational initiatives extend far beyond our 24-day exposition. With education at the very core of ...

Form 990s for State Fair of Texas

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 6, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Apr 6, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 12, 2016990View PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for State Fair of Texas

Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,688,682
Program services$42,155,852
Investment income and dividends$739,383
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$398,102
Net income from fundraising events$20,718
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$47,002,737

Vendors for State Fair of Texas

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Bruce E Bernstien and Associates PCTax accounting2020-02-06
█████████Content management system software2019-12-26
███ █████ ████████ ███Janitorial Ecologic$1,586,9422018-12-01
████ ███████ ███████████Tent Structures$1,116,6732018-12-01
█████ █████ ████████ ███Named Entertainment$1,067,5012018-12-01
██████ ████████ ████ ███Ticket Printing$926,7092018-12-01
█████████ ████████████Construction$1,086,9502018-12-01
█████████ ████████Software2018-06-20

Personnel at State Fair of Texas

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jaime NavarroChief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Finance$329,963Feb. 6, 2020
Rusty Also ServesSenior Vice President, Operations-May 29, 2020
████████ ███████Senior Vice President , Agriculture and Livestock / Senior Vice President , Marketing$243,757May 29, 2020
███████ ██████████Vice President , Community Affairs and Strategic Alliances$180,584May 29, 2020
█████ ██████████Senior Vice President , Public Relations-May 29, 2020
█████ █ ████████Senior Vice President, Food, Beverage, and Retail$283,953Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █ ████Senior Vice President, Agriculture and Livestock$241,899Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████GM and Senior Vice President$373,989Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ███████President$541,913Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ███████████Director , Community Affairs$119,079Dec. 31, 2018
...and 15 more key personnel

Peer county fairs

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3South Florida Fair and Palm Beach County Expositions501(c)(3)$17 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
4Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition501(c)(3)$12 millionMiami, FL
5Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association501(c)(3)$24 millionPleasanton, CA
6Oklahoma State Fair501(c)(3)$21 millionOklahoma City, OK
7San Mateo County Event Center (SMCEC)501(c)(3)$13 millionSan Mateo, CA
8San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo501(c)(3)$36 millionSan Antonio, TX
9Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo501(c)(3)$31 millionFort Worth, TX
10Event Facilities Fort Worth501(c)(3)$109 millionFort Worth, TX
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12Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park501(c)(3)$15 millionGilroy, CA
13Fairplex501(c)(5)$66 millionPomona, CA
14Performing Arts Fort Worth501(c)(3)$17 millionFort Worth, TX
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