In accordance with the Smoke-free Air Act, portions of the fairgrounds are smoke-free. While smoking is allowed in the walkway areas of the fairgrounds, the law applies to sections designated by "No Smoking" signs. In those areas, smoking of any kind is prohibited, including the use of E-Cigarettes. Smoke-free areas of the fairgrounds include:
- Outdoor entertainment venues
- Stage areas, tents, beer garden, and grounds attraction areas.
- Grandstand Area
- Inside all buildings
There will be alcohol allowed on the grounds in designated areas only during designated times. The Union County Fairboard Association will take every opportunity to support law enforcement officers in regards tot he enforcement of laws prohibiting alcohol possession by minors. The board will also support these officers in filing criminal charges against minors who have alcohol in possession. The Union County Fairboard Association reserves the right to change, amend, or otherwise alter the consequences for violation of this policy. These changes shall be voted on within a minimum of 12 members present, with a simple majority required.