Pepin County 4-H Members will again have the opportunity to show at the Buffalo County Fair! In order to provide more competition and learning experiences, we are combining our fair program with Buffalo County. The Buffalo County Fair is typically held the beginning of August, running Thursday – Sunday, taking place at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds in Mondovi, WI. The Buffalo County Fair Association welcomes Pepin County 4-H (and Open Class) exhibitors to their fair.
The 2019 Buffalo/Pepin County Fair dates have been set for:
Thursday, August 1, 2019 through Sunday, August 4, 2019
The 2019 Fair Theme is:
Country Nights & Carnival Lights
Buffalo/Pepin County Fair Online Entry Period for Junior Exhibitors:
May 6- May 12 – FFA, Scouts, Chippewa 4-H, Lima Lads & Lassies 4-H, Waubeek Corners 4-H, Glencoe Hustlers 4-H
May 13 – May 19 – Hilltop Climbers 4-H, Montana Pioneers 4-H, BBC 4-H, Bear Creek 4-H
May 20 – May 26 – Lucky 16 4-H, Mill Creek 4-H, Golden Hornets 4-H, Cheerful Workers 4-H
May 27 – June 3 – Lookout Legends 4-H, Hill & Hollow 4-H, Clover 4-H
Open Class Exhibitors Online Entry Period: May 5, 2019 – June 3, 2019
Set-Up and Clean-Up Schedules for 2019
Set-up: Tuesday, July 30, 2019 – Chippewa 4-H Club and Waubeek 4-H Club
Clean-up: Tuesday, August 6, 2019 – Lima Lads and Lassies 4-H Club
We are asking all 4-H members, parents and leaders to assist with Fair set-up and clean up days.
Lunch will be provided courtesy of the Buffalo County Fair Association at noon for those who help.
Non-Animal Exhibitor Information– tips on sizes of exhibits allowed etc…
The Foods Revue and Decorated Cakes Contest will be held on Monday, July 22, 2019 at the Marten Center in Mondovi. Registration will start at 5:30 pm and judging will start at 6:00 pm. Don’t forget to enroll in your Foods Revue exhibits on FairEntry!
The 2019 Clothing Revue will be on Monday, June 17, 2019 at the Marten Center. Registration will start at 5:30, with judging starting at 6:00pm. Each exhibitor can exhibit three items, excluding the Cloverbuds and Explorers. The Clothing Revue will close with a Style Show. Be sure to enroll in your entries on FairEntry, and complete the Google Form to register for the Clothing Revue
2019 Superintendent Training – Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 6:00 pm at the Buffalo County Fairgrounds.
For more information on the exhibits and the auction at the Buffalo- Pepin County Fair contact the Extension Pepin County Office at 715-672-5214.