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Listed below is the 4-H  and FFA schedule for the 2017 Becker County Fair.   The dates for this year's Fair are July 26 - July 29.
Please contact the Becker County Extension Office for any questions regarding this schedule.  You can reach Linda at 218-846-7328. 

Monday, July 10 (3:00 pm)

  • 4-H Clothing construction & Fashion revue judging (Ecumen Nursing Home-Forest Center) 
  • Judging includes constructed and purchased garments and all others will be judged at the fair.

Wednesday, July 12        

            - 3:00 pm              4-H Performing Arts Competition

Thursday, July 13

  • 2:30 p.m.           4-H Cat & Pet Show (Essentia Oak Crossing Nursing Home)

Thursday, July 20  

            - 3:30 p.m.           4-H Demonstration & Food Revue (Union Central - DL)

Monday, July 24

  • 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. 4-H Building, Food Stand preparation

Tuesday, July 25

  • 2 - 6 p.m. 4-H Building, Food Stand & Barn preparation
  • 2 - 6 p.m. 4-H Club Booth Set-up (4-H Exhibit Building)
  • 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.  4-H & FFA Rabbit entries in place (Livestock buildings).                    

Wednesday, July 26

  • 8 am                   4-H Rabbit Judging , Amanda Foltz Arena   
  • 1:00 pm              All general livestock in place 
  • 1:00 p.m.            4-H Genereal Livestock Exhibitor Meeting (Foltz Arena)
  • 1:00 pm              4-H & FFA Livestock Verification for all breeding and market animals 
  • 1:30 pm              4-H Poultry Show
  • 11 - 4 p.m         . 4-H Exhibit Entry and Conference Judging in 4-H Building
  • 5:30                   Market Goat, Sheep Show, Lamb Lead (Foltz Arena)

Thursday, July 27

** NOTE**  Shows begin at 8:30 a.m., starting times for the beef and dairy shows are estimates.There may not be a break between shows so exhibitors and families should be prepared and ready to enter the show ring when called.  All shows and the auction are held in the Amanda Foltz Arena.

  • 8:30 a.m.          4-H & FFA Swine Show (Amanda Foltz Arena)
  • 10:30 a.m.        4-H, FFA, and Open Beef show ( Foltz Arena)  

Friday, July 28

  • 8:00 a.m.         4-H Horse Show (Horse Arena)
  • 8:30 a.m.         4-H, FFA & Open Class Dairy Goat Show (Amanda Foltz Arena)
  • 10:00 a.m.       4-H, FFA & Open Class Dairy Show (Amanda Foltz Arena)
  • 3:00 pm           All 4-H trophy reciepients must be available to complete thank you
  •                         cards in Foltz Arena 

Saturday, July 29

  • 7:30-8:30 a.m.    Market Auction Bidders Breakfast (4-H Kitchen & Dining Hall)
  • 8:30 a.m.           4-H & FFA Round Robin Showmanship Contest (Amanda Foltz Arena)
  • 9:00 a.m.           Market Livestock Auction
  • 12:30 p.m.         4-H Fashion Revue held under the Big Tent
  • 12:30 p.m.         4-H Horse Fun Show begins, Arena 
  • 1:00 pm             4-H Horse trophy recipients must be available to complete thank you cards 
  • 4:00 p.m.           State Fair Meeting & Registration-Regular Encampment (4-H exhibit building)
  • 5:00 p.m.          State Fair Meeting & Registration-Livestock Encampment (4-H building)
  • 6:00                   State Fair Meeting & Registration-Horse Encampment (4-H exhibit building)
  • 7-11 pm             4-H Dance (Amanda Foltz Arena)  
  • 11 pm.               Exhibit & Livestock Check-Out

Sunday, July 30

  • Early a.m.          Livestock check-out (All livestock must be out of the barns by 9 a.m.)
  • 7:30 a.m.           Exhibit check out (All exhibits removed from 4-H building by 10a.m.)

Saturday, August 12     4-H Dog Shows (Lucky Dog)

  • 9 a.m.               Agility, Obedience,Rally, and Showmanship will be judged






Please contact the Becker County Extension Office if you have questions regarding any of the 4-H Events.  Your area FFA Advisor should be able to help you with any FFA related questions.