Raisin' for a Reason-
Wagons and Whiskey

Plans for our annual Raisin’ For A Reason event are underway. The fun begins Sunday, November 27, 2022, at 5:30 PM in the Grand Hall located on the Indiana State Fair grounds. Purchase a ticket or a table and attend the 2022 Raisin’ For A Reason Wagons & Whiskey fundraiser. 

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with your fair friends, enjoy great food, drinks and entertainment while participating in an evening of fundraising activities benefitting the IAFE Education Foundation and the Institute of Fair Management.

  • Bid on Live Auction Items

  • Bid on items in our Virtual Auction, which will kick-off during the Wagons & Whiskey event.

  • Participate in the YPI Mallard Madness for chances to win gift cards and other exciting prizes.

  • Light Up our Tribute Tree with a memorial or honorary contribution

Individual Tickets are $110
A limited number of VIP Tables can be purchased for $1250. VIP Tables must be purchased by November 11, 2022. These tables include the following:

  • Reserved seating for eight people

  • Special food items

  • Table signage and power point slide recognizing the fair, zone or individuals who have purchased the reserved table

  • A Table Host who will bring food and drinks to you and your guests and assist with participation in bidding on live auction items and other fundraising activities taking place during the event

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Bidding will open at 7:30 PM Sunday, November 27, 2022.  Look for and scan our QR Code at the convention or log into the auction at 2022 Raisin' For A Reason | 32auctions and bid on your favorite items.  You’ll receive updates in
real time, so you won’t be outbid!  The auction will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 30, 2022.  Add on amounts to your bid and cash donations can also be made on the auction website. Raising funds for the IAFE Education Foundation and the Institute of Fair Management is a year-round effort.  Donations can be made at any time to one of our established funds which help provide scholarships and grants to institute participants, course work programming and funding for speakers during the annual convention.

We thank all our Donors and Buyers who participated in our 2021 Wagons & Whiskey fundraiser in San Antonio, TX and look forward to your participation in our 2022 event.  To see who these generous are click on the button below.

Donate to the IAFE Education Foundation Raisin’ For A Reason Wagons & Whiskey fundraiser for a chance to win $100 IAFE Bucks!  Everyone who donates an item or makes a cash donation will be eligible to have their name placed in a drawing for $100 in IAFE Bucks.  The winner will be selected during the 2022 Wagons & Whiskey event.