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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

FairEntry Resources

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

2021 FairEntry Tips

Entry Deadlines: 

Wednesday, July 13th Livestock Insurance is required for 2021 Fair and will be available for purchase payable to the “Finney County 4-H Council.” All exhibitors must complete a livestock waiver with their entry.

Wednesday, July 6th is the deadline for entries for Fashion Revue, clothing construction and fiber arts.

Wednesday, July 6th is the deadline for entries for the following 4-H projects: photography consultation judging, food & nutrition consultation judging, horse/horse waiver, poultry, arts & crafts consultation, demonstrations & illustrated talks.

4-H Entry Process:

  1. Go to the following FairEntry website:https://finney-county.fairentry.com
  2. You should see the “2021 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.

  2. Enter only what you will be exhibiting.

Open Class Entry Process:

  1. Go to the following FairEntry website: https://finney-county.fairentry.com
  2. You should see the “2021 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 required for open class exhibitors for the 2020 Finney County Fair. You will not be able to enter exhibits at check-in.

 

Finney County Fair Contests & Events

  • Great American Foods Contest - "Life gives you lemons make..."
  • Nu Life Market Gluten Free Baking Contest
  • Table Setting Contest
  • Photo Sweepstakes Contests
    • Great American Photo Contest theme is "Celebrate Art"
    • Friends of Sandsage Bison Range theme is "Celbrate Bison"
    • Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo Photo Contest "Leaping Lemurs"
  • Market Wheat Show

 

Fashion Revue

 

Finney County Fair 4-H Judging Schedules

  • 4-H Clothing Construction & Buymanship will have consultation judging on Tuesday, July 13th by appointment.
  • 4-H Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks judging will be Friday, July 16th at 1:30pm
  • All 4-H Static entries will be judged on Monday, July 19th.  Schedule is as follows:
    • Check-in & Judging for last names A - L
    • Check -in & Judging for last names M - Z
  • Bucket Calf consultation will be Tuesday, July 20th by appointment

Finney County Fair Livestock Premium Auction

We would like to invite you and/or your business to the 2020 4-H/FFA Livestock Premium Auction. It will be held on Saturday, July 25th. Breakfast will be provided and served at 8am, the auction will begin at 8am. Come support our 4-H & Livestock Exhibitors! 

 

Thank you to the 2020 Auction Supporters!

 

Livestock Information:

Rabbit Showmanship Informational Packet

Bucket Calf Consultation

Forms

Livestock Waiver

Finney County Livestock Declaration

ATV and Golf Cart Agreement

County Fair Camper Form

Other Forms

 

Finney County Fair Superintendents

 Needed: Adult Superintendents and Junior Superintendents

2021 Finney County Fair

July 21-24, 2021

 

Finney County Fairgrounds Garden City, KS

  Fair Logo

 

Due to Covid-19, the 2020 Finney County Fair will not be open to the public but don’t worry – the summer memories will return before you know it, and we can’t wait to have you back!