Sussex County Fairgrounds

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Fairgrounds Contact Information


U.S. Mail

New Jersey State Fair

P.O. Box 2456

Branchville, NJ 07826


Physical Address

New Jersey State Fair

37 Plains Road

Augusta, NJ 07822


Telephone (973) 948-5500

Fax (973) 948-0147


Office Hours

September through May - Tuesday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

June through August - Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


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Questions or Additional Information

General E-Mail:


Administrative Staff



  Gary Larson

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x224


Administrative Assistant

  Jenn Albrecht

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x221


Sponsorship & Events

  Kristin Vincent

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x258



  Claudia Ferrone

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x244



  Pam Geiger

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x225


Advertising & Learning Center

  Kathy Cafasso

Telephone: (973) 948-5500 x259


Maintenance Manager

  Kyle Sander

Telephone: (973) 948-5500


Executive Officers

  • President: Harold Pellow
  • Vice President: Howard Worts
  • Recording Secretary: Gale Danko
  • Treasurer: Barbara Thomas


Executive Board Members


  • Ralph Anthony
  • Blace Flatt
  • John Haftek
  • Richard Hammler
  • CeCe Pattison
  • Lois Pellow
  • Joe Phillips
  • Jeff Post
  • Dennis Sensale
  • Joan Smith
  • Lee Ann Swenson  
  • Sherman Tomasino

  • David Wright


All Members of our Executive Board and General Board Directors/Members are volunteers who provide countless hours of volunteerism and knowledge to our fairgrounds success. Without these efforts and those of over 1,300 volunteers - The Sussex County Fairgrounds would not be the positive influence within the community as it has been for over 75 years.


The Sussex County Farm & Horse Show Association, Inc. is a not for profit corporation recognized by the IRS as a 501 (c)(3) organization. Contributions are tax deductible in accordance with IRS regulations for Charitable Donations. The Fairgrounds receives no monetary support from government sources.