What else do you need to consider? Find sponsors, create a programme, what to do after the event.
Cake stalls are a great way to raise funds at your fair, but the real recipe for success is to secure donations and create a mouth-watering display.
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Create your perfect programme
Producing a programme for your event enables you to thank supporters, lets visitors know what's on offer and can maximise profits through advertising sales.
If you're looking at having a gardening stall or selling homegrown produce at your fair, take advice from our all-year-round calendar
Keep your event information for the future
Every time you hold an event you gain valuable information. Keep this insider knowledge ready for next year, or for the committee who take over after you
One-person game stalls
If you're struggling for manpower, these one-person game stalls mean you can have a lot of variety with limited volunteers.