The Common Ground Country Fair hosts hundereds of talks and demonstrations every year. These presentations are crucial to the educational mission of the fair. We provide an avenue for a broad range of topics relevant to rural living, education, health and wellness, sustainability, public policy, the arts and more.
If you or a member of your organization is interested in giving a talk or presentation at the Fair, please use this following link to submit your topic proposals for consideration:
The Speaker application for the 2015 Fair is now closed
This years application deadline was April 1st, 2015.
Please check back in mid to late winter 2016 for the 2016 speaker application
Please keep in mind space is limited and for many areas we give preference to those individuals or organizations that are also exhibitors at the fair. If you are interested in giving an agricultural demonstration please use the Agricultural Demonstration Application.
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