SHELBY COUNTY 4-H & JUNIOR FAIR-2017

TIMES AND EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Click here to University of Illinois, Shelby County Extension 4H Fair book

 

MONDAY, JULY 10th

Time

Event

  6:30 pm

Food Demonstration at 4H Center

 7:00 pm

Public Speaking

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12th

Time

Event

  8:00 - 8:30 am

Register 4-H Projects: Child Development, Citizenship, Clothing, Communications, Consumer Education, Computer, Geospacial, Health, Interior Design, Intercultural/Passport to the World, Journalism, Leadership, Photography, Reading, Robotics, Theatre Arts, Video/Filmmaking, 4-H Exporatory, Workforce Prep (4-H Center). Must be present for judging.

  9:00 am

Judging of 4-H Projects: Child Development, Citizenship, Clothing, Communications, Consumer Education, Computer, Geospacial, Health, Interior Design, Intercultural/Passport to the World, Journalism, Leadership, Photography, Reading, Robotics, Theatre Arts, Video/Filmmaking, 4-H Exporatory, Workforce Prep (4-H Center). Must be present for judging.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 15th

Time

Event

 4:00 - 8:00 pm  

Weigh-In available for Rabbit Market Pen
5:00 - 6:00 pm Weigh-In of Market Lambs

5:00 - 8:00 pm

4-H Center & Produce building check in (refer to individual projects for exact times/dates)

8:00 pm

ALL LIVESTOCK exhibits must be in place

 


MONDAY, JULY 23rd

Time

Event

  7:00 am

Weigh-in of Swine

  8:00 am

Weigh-in of 4-H and Junor Fair Market Beef and Dairy Beef.
8:00 am
4-H and Junior Fair Sheep Show and Judging. (Show Arena)
8:00 am
4Vet will be checking health papers at the Fair Office

8:00 - 8:30 am Register 4-H and Junior Fair projects

PRODUCE BLDG - Aerospace, Woodworking, Electgricity, Small Engines, Entomology, Geology, Foresty, Geospatial, Tractor, Welding, Natural Resources-Wildlife, Outdoor Adventures, Sport Fishing, Camping, Animal Science/Veterinary Science, (4H Bicycle-judging will be in front of produce building) 4-H'ers must be present for project judging.

 8:00 - 8:30 am Register projects

4-H CENTER - Junior Fair foods, Junior Fair Arts & Crafts, Junior Fair Clothing, Junior Fair Photography. 4-H'ers must be present for project judging.
9:00 am
Judging of Aerospace and Woodworking projects in Produce Bldg.
9:30 am Judging of Electricity, Small Engines, Entomology in Produce Bldg.
9:30 am
Judging of Junior Fair Foods, Junior Fair Arts & Crafts, Junior Fair Clothing, Junior Fair Photography in 4H Center
9:30 am
Judging of Electricity, Small Engines, Entomology in Produce Bldg.
9:45 am
Judging of Geology in Produce Bldg.
10:00 am
Judging of Forestry and Tractor in Produce Bldg.
10:30 am
Judging of Welding, Natural Resources-Wildlife, Outdoors Adventures, Sport Fishing, Camping in Produce Bldg.

 11:00 am

Judging of 4-H and Junior Fair Dairy Cattle, Dairy Beef judging follows in Show Arena.
11:00 am
Judging of Animal Science/Veterinary Science in Produce Bldg.
12:30 pm
Rocket Launch located North of the Cook Shack will be held after rocket judging.

2:00 pm

Judging of 4-H and Junior Fair Goats in Show Arena.
2:00 pm
Judging of 4-H Bicycle in front of Produce Bldg.
3:00 pm
Judging of Floriculture A & D Floral Arrangements in 4-H Center
3:00 pm
4-H and Junior Horse and Pony Show at the Horse Arena
3:00 pm
Media will be on Fairgrounds to take pictures of day's winners with trophies and ribbons.
4:00 - 6:00 pm 98.3 WSVZ will be doing a live remote interviewing 4-H members & winners
by 5:00 pm
Livestock Auction Sign-Up-Sheep and Dairy Beef, Dairy Bucket Calves must be signed up by 5 pm.
5:30 pm Garden Tractor Pull Weigh-in
6:00 - 8:30 pm Milk a Cow-South of the Dairy Barn -Proceeds to "Keep the Fair Alive" Fund
   
6:30 pm
Cutest Farmer Contest (Show Arena). Dress up as a farmer would. cash prizes will be given away. More info call 217-774-2151
6:30 pm Christian County Garden Tractor Pull-North of the Cook Shack
7:00 pm
Money in the Straw. Up to $50 buried in the straw pile for children ages 1 to 3. Hunt for quarters, nickels, dimes, pennies, and more. More info call 217-774-2151
7:15 pm
Pedal Tractor Pull for children ages 4 to 7. Each child is asked to bring a non-perishable food item as entry fee. Come support the kids as they pedal their way to the finish line. 1st, 2nd, 3rd place trophies will be awarded in each age category for the farthest pulls. More info call 217-774-2151. GRAND Prize: all pedal pull contestant names will be put into a drawing for a pedal tractor compliments of Shelby County Farm Bureau Young Farmers Commitee.

Tuesday, July 25th

Time

Event

  7:30 - 8:30 am

Register and set-up Horticulture (Vegetables, Floriculture (except Flower arranging), Houseplants, Educational Displays , Crops, Plants and Soils. (Produce Bldg)

8:00 am

Judging of 4-H and Junior Fair Swine (Show Arena)

8:00 am
Judging of 4-H and Junior Fair Rabbits at Gillett Pavilion.

8:00 - 9:00 am

Register 4-H Visual Arts (including knitting and crocheting) and 4H Foods (4-H Center)

9:00 am

Judging of 4-H and Junior Horticulture, Floriculture (except Flower Arranging)

by 9:00 am
Livestock Auction Sign up-Goats must be signed up by 9 am.

9:30 am

Judging of 4-H Foods (4-H'ers take to judge) at 4-H Center.

10:00 am
Judging of Crops, Plants and Soils (Produce Bldg)

1:00 pm

Judging of 4-H Visual Arts (4-H Center)

3:00 pm
Fashion Revue practice
3:00 pm
Media will be on fairgrounds to take pictures of day's winners with trophies and ribbons outside of fair office.
4:00 pm
4-H Dog Care
4:30 pm
4-H Dog Showmanship
5:00 pm
4-H Dog Obedience
4:00 - 6:00 pm 98.3 WSVZ will be doing a live remote interviewing 4-H members & winners
by 5:00 pm Livestock Auction Sign up-Swine must be signed up by 5 pm.
7:00 pm Dog Obedience & Agility Show (Show Arena) follows Obedience show
6:00 pm
Speed Horse Show (Horse Arena)
6:30 pm
Fashion Revue (Style Show) at the 4-H Center

 

Wednesday, July 26th

Time

Event

8:00 am

Judging of 4-H and Junior Fair Beef (Show Arena)

8:00 am

Judging of Poultry (Gillett Pavilion)

9:00 am

Judging 4-H Cats (Produce Bldg North End)

1/2 hour after Beef Show
Livestock Auction Sign up-. Beef & Buck calves must be signed up within 1/2 hour after beef show ends.

10:00 am

Judging of 4-H Small Caged Animals (Produce Bldg)

1:00 pm
Master Showmanship Contest
2:00 pm
Cloverbud Judging (4-H Center)
3:00 pm
Media will be on fairgrounds to take pictures of winners with trophies and ribbons outside of fair office.
4:00 - 6:00 pm 98.3 WSVZ will be doing a live remote interviewing 4-H members & winners
6:00 pm
Awarding of College Scholarships (Show Arena)

6:30 pm

4-H Livestock Sale (Show Arena)

9:00 - 10:00 pm

Porjects released from 4-H Center & Produce Bldgs

9:30 pm

All Livestock is released

 

Thursday, July 27th

Time

Event

8:00 am

Fairgrounds Clean-up

8:00 - 9:00 am

Exhibits released from 4-H Center and Produce Bldg

 

COOK SHACK OPEN EACH DAY 7am to Close

Shelby County HCE Cook Shack Menu

Breakfast

Scrambled Eggs, Toast, Donuts, Bacon, Biscuits & Gravy, OJ, Coffee
Ala Carte
Porkburger, Corn Dog, Taco Boat, Italian Beef
Sides
Chips
Drinks
Tea, Lemonade
Dessert
Pies, Brownies, Crisp Rice Treats, Cookies


Events subject to change.


For any additional information please contact 217-774-9546