Mission Statement

Benton County Fairgrounds & Expo Center

BDFA, 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 residence 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 traditions of both ends of the county.

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

Operations of the fairgrounds facilities are to serve the community by providing multipurpose facilities for both generating public and private events in a responsible manner generating economic stimulation 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. Provide agricultural and educational experiences and support to the agricultural community and the general public.