General Fair Information
Ottawa County has three fairs where 4-H members may participate. The forms required for each fair are listed below in .pdf downloadable format. If you do not see the form you need, check the fair’s website or call (616) 994-4540.
Notes from a Fair Coordinator - Great Ideas from Gerry Burns, long-time fair coordinator, on how to prepare your notebooks and still projects for fair.
- Berlin Beef Declaration - Due Oct. 31
- Berlin Dairy Beef Feeder Calf Decaration - Due Feb. 1
- Berlin Market Poultry Declaration - Due Feb. 17 NEW
- Berlin Market Hog Declaration - Due Feb. 1
- Berlin Market Lamb & Goat Declaration - Due Feb. 1
Miscellaneous Berlin Forms
- Berlin Vaccination Certificate
- Berlin Animal Care Form
- Berlin Market Poultry Order Form - Due Feb. 17 NEW
- Berlin Add-a-Bid - Due
- Berlin Fair 4-H Exhibit Tag - Complete one exhibit tag for each still exhibit and securely attach to your project.
Ottawa County Fair
Ottawa County Fair website (Holland)
- OCF Beef Declaration Form - Due Nov 1
- OCF Feeder Calf Declaration- Due Mar 1 NEW
- OCF Goat Declaration - Due Mar 1 NEW
- OCF Hog Declaration - Due Mar 1 NEW
- OCF Lamb Declaration - Due Mar 1 NEW
Animal Pre-Entry Forms
Due July 1 - Forms may be filled out by parents, members or leaders and are sent to the project coordinator as indicated on the form.
Miscellaneous Ottawa County Fair Forms
- OCF Reservation Form - Required for all clubs with entries at the fair (one per club) - Due July 1
- OCF Add-a-Bid
- OCF 4-H Exhibit Tag - Attach two completed tags to each still exhibit being entered at the fair.
- Holland Market Record Worksheet contains record worksheets for Goat, Hog, Lamb and Steer - Print only the sheet you need.
Hudsonville Community Fair
- Hudsonville Beef Declaration Form - Due Oct. 1
- Hudsonville Market Hog Declaration Form - Due Dec. 1
- Hudsonville Market Lamb Declaration Form - Due Dec. 1
Animal Pre-Entry Forms
Due August 1 - Forms may be filled out by parents, members or leaders and are sent to the project coordinator as indicated on the form.
Miscellaneous Hudsonville Forms
- Hudsonville Fair Reservation Form. - Required for all clubs with entries as the fair (one per club) - Due Aug. 1
- 4-H Market Lamb, Hog & Steer Worksheet
- Hudsonville Fair 4-H Exhibit Tag - Attach three completed tags to each still exhibit being entered in the fair