County Fair is approaching quickly and we are excited to announce some new changes and additions coming this year! Fair books are now available at the Extension Office along with copies of the fair schedule, or you can check out the 2016 Washakie County Fair Schedule here.
Fair Entries–Fair entries are due July 22nd (no late entries are accepted). This year we will be doing fair entries online and we strongly encourage you to try it out! However, paper entry forms will still be accepted. Online entries can be completed at https://washakiecountyfair.fairentry.com. To login, use your 4-HOnline username and password. If you have any questions or problems, do not hesitate to give us a call at the Extension Office (347-3431).
4-H Round Robin- This year for fair, we are introducing a 4-H Round Robin Showmanship Contest for both large and small animals. The Round Robin will take place on Friday at noon. The grand champion from select species in the junior, intermediate, and senior division will be eligible to compete. Please refer to the General Fair Letter link below for more information and Round Robin rules.
Fair Tours- We will have self-guided and guided tours throughout the week of fair. The self-guided tours will have a map and help sheet, which will be available at the gate and fair office. Guided tours will be scheduled at specific times Wednesday-Friday. We will be looking for older 4-H members to act as tour guides for the guided tour, so please let us know if you are interested.
Over the Hill Showmanship- This year at fair, we will be doing Over the Hill Showmanship, so be thinking of someone you would like to enter. More information will be available during the shows at county fair.
T-Shirt Sales- We will be selling t-shirts at the fair office, so make sure to come check them out!
Please read through the General Fair Letter for important information about this year’s county fair. Also included below are helpful links about interview judging and filling out a learning statement for your projects.
We wish you a great summer and can’t wait to see you all at county fair!