Washtenaw 4-H Fair July 22-27

 07/09/2018 - 15:12

More than 800 youngsters will show their livestock and still exhibits at the Washtenaw County 4-H Show, July 22-27 at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds.

There is free admission and free parking.

Youth will show horses, llamas, goats, chickens, rabbits, cattle, sheep pigs and more. There will also be animal shows and contests throughout the week.

Youth will also display their work and talents. They'll show paintings and photography and read poetry. They'll also show field crops and flowers.

Here's a schedule of some of the events:

  • Friday, July 20, 7 p.m. - Cavy & Pocket pet Show
  • Saturday, July 21, 8 a.m. - Horse & Pony Protege & Walk
  • Sunday, July 22, 5:30 p.m. - Youth Show Opening Ceremony
  • Monday, July 23, 3 p.m. - Cat show
  • Monday, July 23, 6 p.m. - Horse & Pony Color Guard
  • Tuesday, July 24, 4 p.m. - Beef Breeding and Showmanship
  • Tuesday, July 24, 8 p.m. - Dair Goat 12 Hour Milkout
  • Wednesday, July 25, 8 a.m. - Swine showmanship
  • Wednesday, July 25, 12 p.m. - Pe Palooza
  • Thursday, July 26, 6:30 p.m. - Livestock auction
  • Friday, July 26, 2:30 p.m. - Ag Olympics
  • Friday, July 26, 1 p.m. - Archery contest
  • Friday, July 26, 5 p.m. - 4H Advisory Council BBQ dinner
  • Friday, July 26, 7 p.m. - Sweepstakes Showmanship and senior recognition

For more information visit http://extension.ewashtenaw.org.

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