88th Annual Huntington County 4-H Fair

Thanks to phd Solutions for Industrial Automation we have a limited number of Fair Books available for our 4-H Families.  A book can be picked up at the Huntington County Purdue Extension Office.

July 7-27, 2018

July 7 - 4-H Dog Show 
10 a.m.  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

July 8  4-H Tractor Driving Contest
1 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

July 13  4-H Parade
6:30 p.m.  S. Jefferson at Etna Ave. to S Briant and the 4-H Fairgrounds

July 13  4-H Royalty Ambassador Contest
8 p.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

July 14 & 15  4-H Horse & Pony Show
9 a.m. Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club

July 17  4-H Fashion Review
9 a.m.  Lincoln Elementary School

July 17  4-H Consumer Clothing
11 a.m.  Lincoln Elementary School

July 17  4-H Cat Show
6 p.m.  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

July 18  Fairgrounds Set-up
8:30 a.m.  Check in at the Fair Office 

July 19 Enter 4-H Projects.
4-H project entry 7:30 - 8:45 p.m. Lincoln Elementary School
Aerospace, Animal Posters (Beef, Dairy, Swine, Goats, Sheep, Horse & Pony, Poultry), Arts & Crafts (Basic, Fine Arts, Needlecraft, Models), Cake Decorating, Child Development, Collections, Computer, Entomology, Foods, Forestry, Genealogy, Geology, Health, Microwave Foods, Personality, Photography, Reading, Recycling, Scrapbooking, Sewing, Shooting Sports, Small Animals, Sportfishing, Veterinary Science, Weather, Weeds, Wildlife.

9am  Judging of projects. (listed above)

Enter of 4-H projects  2-4 p.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall
Projects to be entered:  Aquatic Science, Beekeeping, Crops, Home Environment, Electric, Floriculture, Gardening, Soil & Water Conservation, Small Engines, Tractor Poster, Woodworking.

Enter Mini 4-H projects 2-4 p.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

July 19  Open Class Exhibits
Enter  4-6 p.m.  Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building

Friday, July 20

Enter Open Class Exhibits & Judging  7:30 - 8:30 a.m.  Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building

Enter 4-H projects continues 7:30 - 8:45 a.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

Projects to be entered:  Aquatic Science, Beekeeping, Crops, Home Environment, Electric, Floriculture, Gardening, Soil & Water Conservation, Small Engines, Tractor Poster, Woodworking.

4-H Project Judging  9 a.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall (closed to the general public)

Enter livestock 

5 - 9 p.m.  Enter Beef, Dairy Heifers, Goat, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep & Starter Calf - Livestock Buildings

5-10 p.m.  Enter Swine at the Helena Chemical Company H-Barn

Saturday, July 21

Enter Dairy Milking Cows 6 a.m. - 9 a.m.  Willing Acres Livestock West Barn

Goat Showmanship  9 a.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
12 noon   First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 9:30 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 9 p.m. 

Commercial Tent & Outside Space Exhibits 12 noon - 9 p.m.

4-H Poultry Show  12 noon Livestock Express Poultry Pavilion

4-H Dairy Show  12 noon Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

Master Gardeners Program  1 - 5 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage Area  "Vegetable and Leaf Stamping"

4-H Rabbit Ambassadors 1 p.m.  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

4-H Sheep Show  5 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

Sunday, July 22

4-H Goat Show  10 a.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
12 noon  First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 9:30 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 9 p.m. 

Commercial Tent & Outside Space Exhibits 12 noon - 9 p.m.

4-H Rabbit Market Show  12:30 p.m.  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

Antique Tractor Parade  5:30 p.m.

Worship Service  7:00 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

"Snyder" 7:30 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

 

Monday, July 23  Ladies Day!

4-H Swine Show  8 a.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
10 a.m.   First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 9:30 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 9 p.m.  &  will be closed at 6:15 - until after the Fashion Revue.


Ladies Day Activities  10 a.m. - noon  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building
Dan Juergens - Bees
Tom Holzinger - Woodcrafts
Liz Sanders - Cooking with Herbs

Commercial Tent & Outside Vendors  11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Antique Tractor Parade 5:30 p.m.

Awards Night  7 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

  • 4-H Consumer Clothing and 4-H Fashion Revue
  • Friend of Extension Award
  • Recognition of 4-H Leaders
  • Introduced 2018 Outstanding 4-H Leader
  • 4-H Ten Year Awards & Recognition of Graduating 4-H Members

 

Tuesday, July 24  Youth Day!

4-H Beef Show  9 a.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
10 a.m.   First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 9:30 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 9 p.m.

Commercial Tent & Outside Vendors  11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Master Gardener Youth Program  1 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

4-H Rabbit Breeding Show  2 p.m.  First Federal Savings Bank Community Building

Kiddie Tractor Pull  2:30 p.m.  Beck's Hybrids Blvd.

4-H Dog Demonstration 6 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

Karaoke Registration begins at 6:30 p.m.  Show begins at 7:00 p.m.  Heartland REMC Outside Stage

Pet & Hobby Parade 7 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

 

Wednesday, July 25

4-H Starter Calf Show  8 a.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
10 a.m.   First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 9:30 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 9 p.m.

Commercial Tent & Outside Vendors  11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

2 pm Supreme Showmanship   Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

Awards Program & Pictures 6 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena
Scholarship Presentations; Parade of Champions

4-H Spirit Night  7:30 p.m.  Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena 

Release of NON-Auction animals  10 p.m. - Midnight

Thursday, July 26

Release of NON - Auction animals continues  5 - 8 a.m.

4-H Livestock Auction  9 a.m. Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena
Sale order:  Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Goat, Poultry, Rabbit, Swine

Premium Money 9:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.  Fair Office

4-H Exhibits and Open Show Exhibits Open to the Public
10 a.m.   First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall until 3 p.m. and Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building until 3 p.m.

Commercial Tent & Outside Vendors  11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Release of Open Class Exhibits  2 - 5:30 p.m.

Release of 4-H Projects  (non-animal) 4 - 5:30 p.m.

Friday, July 27

Clean up of Fairgrounds 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Saturday, July 28

Area XI Tractor Operators Contest (Huntington County)  8:30 a.m. (for youth advancing to the area level).

Sunday, July 29  4-H Horse & Pony Awards & Banquet
6 p.m.  First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

 

Locations of 4-H Fair Events:

Lincoln Elementary School
2037 Taylor Street, Huntington

Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club Grounds
1/2 mile north of Divison Road
on County Road 200 West
1 mile west of State Road 5

Huntington County Fairgrounds
631 Taylor Street, Huntington
260.356.3547

Building Sponsor / Fairgrounds Building

Larry & Joyce Keiffer Family Living Building,

First Merchants Bank Heritage Hall

Parkview Huntington Hospital Show Arena

First Federal Savings Bank 4-H Community Bldg

Real Living/Ness Bros. Real Estate & Auction Co. In Rusk Building

ForeFront Ag Solutions Goat Barn

Livestock Express Poultry Pavilion

Sullivan Auctioneers East Barn

Willing Acres Livestock West Barn

Helena Chemical Company Swine Barn

Heartland REMC Outdoor Stage

Transportation available. Call 260.356.3547


Restrooms are located inside First Merchant Bank Heritage Hall and the First Federal Savings Bank Community Building (Rabbit Barn)