Westerner Days Fair and Exposition received some international notoriety in the form of two awards from the Internatinoal Association of Fair and Expositions.
The awards were presented in November at the 126th IAFE Convention held in Las Vegas.
Westerner Days received the first place award of distinction for communications in the sponsorship innovation category and a first place award of distinction for communications in in the first time sponsor category.
The sponsorship innovation award was for the share the fair program, which provides the opportunity for sick kids to experience Westerner Days. While the first time sponsor award was for the calm room, which was a quiet space among the business of the fair.