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Finney County Fair Schedule

 

Finney County Fair - Fair Book

Hard copies of the fair book will be available at the Finney County Extension Office. For a digital copy, please click below.

Note: Fair Books are available for purchase of $5.00 payable to the "Finney County Fair Board"

Finney County Fair Entry Process

**Entries are now being accepted!

FairEntry Resources

  1. FairEntry Family Help Sheet
  2. Video - How to Enter with FairEntry

Entry Deadlines: 

TBD FOR 2018 is the deadline for livestock stall reservations & entries. (4-H & Open Class). Livestock Insurance will be available for purchase payable to the “Finney County 4-H Council.” A stall fee will be collected in the amount of $5/pen payable to the “Finney County Fair Board.” All exhibitors must complete a livestock waiver with their entry.

TBD FOR 2018 is the deadline for entries for the following 4-H projects: photography consultation judging, food & nutrition consultation judging, clothing construction & fashion revue, horse/horse waiver, rabbits, poultry, arts & crafts consultation, demonstrations & illustrated talks. Requests for display space for BOTH 4-H & Open Class.

4-H Entry Process:

  1. Go to the following FairEntry website: https://finney-county.fairentry.com
  2. You should see the “2018 Finney County Fair” text and logo on the main page.
  3. Log-in using your 4-HOnline username and password. There will be a separate log-in screen for users who already have a 4-HOnline profile. (Contact the Finney County Extension Office if you forgot your password or need help logging in).
  4. Once successfully logged in, follow the steps on the screen to make your entries in each department. 
  5. If entering in both 4-H & Open Class, you can make all entries once you log-in.

Helpful Hints:

  1. “4-H Static” includes the following project areas: Cloverbuds, Demos/Talks, Educational Displays, Energy Management, Forestry, Geology, Entomology, Home Environment, Photography, Shooting Sports, Space Tech, Visual Arts & Crafts, and Woodworking.

Open Class Entry Process:

  1. Go to the following FairEntry website: https://finney-county.fairentry.com
  2. You should see the “2018 Finney County Fair” text and logo on the main page.
  3. Create a FairEntry profile. All exhibitors are required to enter the mandatory contact information. This profile can be re-used for future fairs, so please remember to write your username and password down.
  4. Once successfully logged in, follow the steps on the screen to make your entries in each department. 

Helpful Hints:

“Open Class Static” includes the following areas: Educational Displays, Photography, Shop Exhibits, Space Tech, Woodworking, and the Summer Reading Program.  Pre-entries are NOT required for open class exhibitors, but are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. Pre-entries will make the check-in process a lot easier.

 

Finney County Fair Contests & Events

  • 2018 Great American Foods Contest - TBD
  • 2018 Photo Sweepstakes Contest - TBD
  • 2018 Turtle Races
    • Hosted by the 4-H Ambassadors

 

Finney County Fair 4-H Judging Schedules

  • 4-H Clothing Construction
  • 4-H Constructed Garments Revue & Buymanship
  • 4-H Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks
  • 4-H Food Nutrition & Food Preservation
  • 4-H Home Environment Tours
  • 4-H Visual Arts & Crafts
  • 4-H Photography  
  • Bucket Calf

 

Finney County Fair Livestock Premium Auction

We would like to invite you and/or your business to the 2018 4-H/FFA Livestock Premium Auction. Tentatively: It will be held on Saturday, July 20th. Breakfast will be provided and served at 7AM, the auction will begin at 8AM. Come support our 4-H & Livestock Exhibitors! 

 

Thank you to the 2017 Auction Supporters!

 

Forms

Horse Waiver
Livestock Waiver
Other Forms

Finney County Fair Superintendents

 Needed: Adult Superintendents and Junior Superintendents

2018 Finney County Fair

2018 DATE - TBD

 

Finney County Fairgrounds Garden City, KS

  Fair Logo

 

Building Hours:

Wednesday: 9AM - 9PM

Thursday: 9AM -9PM

Friday: 9AM -9PM

Saturday: 9AM - 9PM

Sunday Tear Down: 9-11AM
&
 Premium Verification: 1-2PM

 

Carnival Hours:

Wed - Fri: 6PM - Midnight

Sat - Sun: 5PM - Midnight

Carnival Cost:

Wristbands = $25

Individual Tickets: $1/ticket