4-H Fair Information

Eastern Michigan State Fair Dates:

2017: July 25-29

2018: July 24-28

2019: July 23-27

Fair Schedule

Fair Registration Instructions

Animal Ownership Dates

Eastern Michigan State Fair Site

Fair Book

Livestock Auction Infomation

Indoor Project Infomation

Other Fair Related Documents:

Show Ring Ethics

Jr. Fair Board Application

Fair Usage Form: Please fill out this form if your club is interested in using the fairgrounds and return it to the Lapeer County MSU Extension Office located at 1800 Imlay City Rd., Suite 1, Lapeer, MI, 48446

Statement of Philosophy for Cooperation between Fair and MSU Extension

Project

Ownership Information

Pen Sheets and Other Required Documents

Record Books

Beef

Feb. 1. Weigh-in is 1st Saturday in February. Member also to be enrolled by Feb. 1.

 

 

Beef - Feeder

Beef - Market

Beef - Clover Bud

 

Cavy

 

 

Cavy Record Book

Dairy

 

 

Dairy Record Book

Dog

 

 

Dog Record Book (Cloverbud)

Dog Record Book (9 - 11)

Dog Record Book (12 - 19)

 

Goat

Market Goats May 1.  Tagging Day is 3rd Saturday in May for Rate of Gain. Member to be enrolled by May 31.

 

Dairy Goats, Breeding & Angora Goats  May 31.  Member to be enrolled by May 31.

 

 

Goat Record Book Jr. Sr.

Goat Record Book Clover Bud

Angora Goat

Dairy Goat

Pygmy Goat

Meat Goat

 

Horse

May 1. Member to be enrolled for local shows & State Horse show. May 31. If only showing at Eastern Michigan State Fair

 

 

Horse - Clover Bud

Horse (9 - 19)

 

Pocket Pet

 

 

Pet

 

Poultry

May 1. (except meat pens, which should be appropriate market age for species). Member also to be enrolled by May 1.

 

Poultry Pen Sheet

 

Market Eggs

Cloverbud Poultry

Poultry (9 - 19)

 

Rabbit

Meat Rabbits May 1. (All meat pen does must be owned by May 1 and all meat pen rabbits must be born at exhibitor’s home.) Member to be enrolled by May 31.

 

Rabbits – all other May 15. Ownership deadline. Member to be enrolled by May 31.

 

 

Rabbit

Sheep

Sheep/Market Lambs May 15.  Weigh-in 3rd Saturday in May. Market lamb member to be enrolled by May 15. Member with wool breed lambs to be enrolled by May 31.

 

 

Sheep - Cloverbud

Sheep 9 - 11 

Sheep 12 and older

Instructions for Sheep Record Books 2016

 

Swine

Swine  May 1.  Weigh-in 1st Friday or Saturday in May. Member to be enrolled by May 1, except Clover Buds which is May 31.

 

 

Swine Cloverbud

Swine 9 - 11

Swine 12 and older

Instructions for Swine Record Books

 

All other projects MAY 31 is the deadline in order to show at fair.  Otherwise members are encouraged to enroll by January 30 to remain on the email list.