County Fair

2017 County Fair information

For many members, showing their projects at the County Fair is the highlight of summer! This year's fair will be August 15-19, 2017, at the Clackamas County Event Center. The theme is "5 Days of Fun" 4-H members also show projects at the 4-H Horse Fair and 4-H Dog Fair in July.

Fair entry materials are distributed at the All Leader Meeting on May 23, at 7:00 pm, in the Main Pavillion at the Clackamas County Event Center. These materials will not be mailed - you may pick up your club's packet at the Extension Office if you miss the meeting.

Map to fairgrounds


4-H: Entire 2017 Fair Book
4-H: General Information
4-H: Exhibit Hall
4-H: Livestock
4-H: Small Animals
Animal Ring Show Schedule
Fair information for other areas (Open classes, FFA, etc.)

2017 Leader Handbook - additional information about entering the county fair

County Fair 4-H Forms 

Fair Conditions of Volunteer Service (for short-term volunteers)

Basket Raffle flier and entry form

Sportsmanship Expectations

Camping Reservation Form - this form is available from the  Clackamas County Event Center. 

Fair Packets will also contain Club Rosters - individual to each club/independent group


4-H Policy Waiver


Exhibit Hall Fair Information

Help Needed Form - Due June 23, 2017

Static Exhibit Requirements

Mats for Photo and Art exhibits

Judging Process for Saturday, August 12

Explanation cards can be found on the State 4-H website. Exhibit tags can be picked up at the fairgrounds on judging days.

2017 Fashion Revue Challenge = Costumes!

Leader's Guide to Foods & Nutrition Contests - also very useful to 4-H members and parents!

Resources for Judges

2017 Exhibit Hall Special Awards


Animal Science Fair Forms & Information

*Required forms for all animal entries

Livestock Fair Policies
Small Animal Fair Policies
Small Animal Specialty Contests
Clackamas County Livestock Judging Contest and Master Showmanship Clinic flyer

Farm Bureau flier

Memorial Awards flier

Market Animal Health Forms

Master Showmanship

2017 Question Bank - Recommended study ist of questions for 2017 county fair.

Auction information

Junior Livestock Auction Rules

Market Rabbit Form - required for Rabbit members entering Market Rabbits in the Junior Livestock Auction at County Fair.  Must be submitted by May 30 to: CCJLA PO Box 1102 Canby, OR 97013..

Market Chicken Form - required for Poultry members entering Market Chickens in the Junior Livestock Auction at County Fair.  Must be mailed to Kathy Mayfield, North Clackamas Land Lab, 13021 SE Hubbard Rd., Clackamas, OR 97015 not later than May 30, with the fee (to be determined each year) payable to Clackamas County Jr. Livestock Auction 

For more Clackamas County Junior Livestock Auction information visit:

State Fair Forms

Oregon State Fair - 2016 - Here Comes The Fun

  • 2017 State Fair Participant and Parent Letter
  • 2017 State Fair Static Exhibit Letter
  • 2017 State Fair Horticulture Tips
  • 2017 4-H Small Animal State Fair Entry Application *
  • 2017 4-H Livestock State Fair Entry Application *

* Requires project area superintendent's signature

4-H State Fair website

Oregon State Fair website

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