September 11, 2023 - 12:59pm -- hicks.686@osu.edu

The 2023 Fairfield County Fair is October 8 – 14, 2023, with opening ceremonies on Sunday, October 8th during the Swine show in Feeder Creek Arena. We hope you plan to visit.  Read on to learn more about the schedule and activities…

Panorama - Saturday, October 7th, 7:00 pm, Feeder Creek Show Arena

During this event, we will recognize the achievements of 4-H and FFA members including: Junior Fair Queen Finalists, County Livestock Representatives, Outstanding 4-H’ers, 2023 FFA American Degree Recipients, 2023 FFA State Degree Recipients and State Top 4 FFA Proficiency Award Winners. The evening will end with the selection of the 2023 Fairfield County Fair Queen.

Endowment Breakfast – Sunday, October 8th, 8:00 am

Pancake Breakfast

 

 

You are invited to attend the 2023 Fairfield County 4-H Endowment “Awareness” Breakfast on Sunday, October 8th in the Ed Sands/Farm Bureau Building located on the North Side of the Fairgrounds track.  Breakfast will be served from 8:00 – 11:00 am. There is not a set cost for breakfast, but donations will be accepted to cover the cost of the breakfast and to support the Fairfield County Endowment Board.

The Fairfield County Endowment Board was established in 2006 to provide support to local 4-H Youth Development programming.  It is comprised of two permanent funds made possible through individual donations, business and corporate contributions and fundraising events.

Join us for the next 4-H Endowment Legacy Dinner slated for Thursday, June 13, 2024. Visit the Endowment Blog to get updates. 

Cloverbud Day at the Fair – Sunday, October 8th, 1:00 pm, Round Barn

If you are a current Cloverbud, visit the Round Barn to participate in activities designed just for you. You can attend Show-n-Tell event, so you can share about your Cloverbud year and stay for the Stuffed Animal show so you can practice your “show ring” skills. If you are graduating from Cloverbuds this year, complete the Graduation Survey so we can recognize your achievement.

Livestock Judging – Sunday, October 8th, 9 am

Livestock Judging Registration (http://go.osu.edu/fclivestockjudging) by Friday, October 6, 2023, 12 noon.

The Fairfield County Junior Fair Livestock Judging Contest allows for 4-H/FFA youth to analyze and evaluate live animals against the industry standard and contest official(s).

For complete details visit: http://go.osu.edu/fcoptional

Livestock Shows – 

Visit the Fairfield County Fair website (https://fairfieldcountyfair.org/) to see the full schedule of shows.

Livestock Sale – Thursday, October 12th – Friday, October 13th

We invite you to attend the Fairfield County Junior Fair Livestock to support the 4-H and FFA exhibitors. You can find information about the sale and how to become a buyer on Fairfield County Jr Fair Livestock Sale blog (https://u.osu.edu/livestocksale/).

Jr. Fair Shirt Fundraiser

Support the Fairfield County Junior Fair Board by purchasing fair apparel featuring a Ferris Wheel! Orders and payment are due to advisor, Leslie Cooksey, or a JFB member by noon on Monday, September 18th (no exceptions). Orders can also be mailed/dropped off to the OSU Extension Office. Apparel orders will be available for pickup at the Fairfield County Fair in the Junior Fair Office.

Click here to download an order form: JFB Shirt Fundraiser Order Form