It is the policy of the Okeechobee County Fair to
allow free speech activity whenever said activity is not inconsistent
with the normal operations or activities of the Okeechobee County
- An attendee may not use, in any manner, fighting words or
obscenities. Within the Okeechobee County Fairgrounds, no individual
shall participate in loud, rude or unreasonable behavior; may not use a
sound device, including but not limited to a bullhorn or other sound
amplifying device that creates sufficient volume to be heard more than
20 feet; disturb the public peace; make threatening comments, actions or
gestures towards others; obstruct the use and enjoyment of any
facility, area or event; act in a disorderly manner; or participate in
any behavior or activity which in the opinion of the Executive Director
or the Executive Director’s designee may affect the safety or well-being
of any person attending the Okeechobee County Fair or a Okeechobee
County Fair licensed event.
- An attendee may not sell or advertise any merchandise or service.
- An attendee may not advertise, solicit, canvass or disseminate
information to an individual in or on a motor vehicle or at any location
within a parking lot.
- An attendee may not advertise, canvass, solicit or disseminate
written materials in any location inside Okeechobee County Fair's
admission gates, or in any exhibit space assigned to an exhibitor space
by the Okeechobee County Fair. The Okeechobee County Fair assigns
commercial exhibit spaces within an exhibit area for a fee. Exhibitors
who are assigned a commercial exhibit space are subject to the fees,
conditions, rules and other information about exhibiting in a particular
Exhibit Area published in the Handbook for each Exhibit Area.
- During events organized by an exhibitor, the exhibitor shall be
responsible for regulating the advertising, canvassing, soliciting and
disseminating of written materials in locations inside the Okeechobee
County Fair’s admission gates.