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4-H at the Arapahoe County Fair

2016 Arapahoe County Fair
July 27-31, 2016
Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, 25690 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora, CO

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See Fair Book for Schedule on page 4

2016 Fair Book Now Available! - Download PDF

Each 4-H family will also receive a hard copy of the Fair Book from their Organizational Leader in May.

4-H Fair Pre-Entry Deadline: Friday, June 24, 2016

Pre-Entry is required for all 4-H exhibitors. Pre-entry forms can be found in the back of the 4-H Fair Book. Payment for discounted entry passes (see below) and stock fees must also be submitted with the pre-entry form.


2016 Exhibit Reference Chart

This chart is a reference for both the Home Ec. and General 4-H members. It is a good guide to help you complete your projects and make sure you have everything ready for the Fair.

Fair News- Check out these letters if you are in home ec & general or the dog projects.

4-H Fashion Revue Registration

Workshops and Judging - July 19 | Fashion Revue - July 27

Download Guidelines and Registration Form

Poultry Fair Exhibitors

4-H members in the Poultry Project will be allowed to bring only 10 breeding birds to Fair. This includes chickens, ducks, turkeys, etc. If you bring a pen, each bird in that pen is counted as one. Also, for market poultry, make sure all three birds are either in the broiler category (2.5 to under 5 lbs.) or roaster category (5 lbs. or more). If your birds are split, they will not be judged and are not eligible for sale. If you wish, you can bring multiple birds to weigh-in and pick your best three.

Fair Admission for 4-H Exhibitors

Season wristbands will be issued to all 4-H exhibitors at no cost. These wristbands include Fair admission only for all four days of the Fair, and do not include carnival rides, parking passes, or any other ticketed events. Valid Thursday, July 28 through Sunday, July 31, 2016.

Pre-Paid Ticketing for 4-H Families

The family passes must be purchased when 4-H members submit exhibit pre-entry online and will not be available for purchase at the Fair. Pre-paid passes may be picked up beginning Sunday, July 24 in the Fairgrounds 4-H office.

Volunteer for the County Fair
4-H is in need of individuals and groups of volunteers to help with our Fair events. If you are interested in serving, please complete a 4-H Fair Volunteer Application or call Shaylen or Jonathan at 303-730-1920 for more information.

Thank you 2016 Arapahoe County Fair Planning Committee!

  • James Alford
  • JoAnn Alford
  • Wayne Clark
  • James Griffin
  • Brian Hanlon
  • Kathy McDaniel
  • Audra Moyer
  • Jeff Moyer
  • Ellie Reiser
  • Katy L. Vincent