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4-H Youth Fair

Cornell Cooperative Extension is planning a youth fair in lieu of the Chautauqua County Fair. 

This event is currently in the planning phase and the schedule and rules may be subject to change at any time based on guidance from Cornell and New York State. 

  • The event is scheduled to take place July 18-24, 2022 at the Chautauqua County Fair. 
  • Voucher and Permission Slips for youth can be found here
  • Families may be required to clean up their pens/stalls before they leave. 
  • The 4-H Meat Animal Sale is scheduled for Friday, July 22th at 12:00pm at the Warren K. Brown Show Arena (main arena).
  • For kids going to college in the fall, the fair is giving out a scholarship. Print off a copy, fill out this form and mail to the address given or email cofair@netsync.net 
  • Camping is available.
Proposed Show Schedule
Day Date Arena Time Show
7/21/2021 Move In
Thursday 7/22/2021 Small Animal AM Goat
Thursday 7/22/2021 Main AM
Thursday 7/22/2021 Small Animal PM
Thursday 7/22/2021 Main PM Hog
Friday 7/23/2021 Poultry Barn AM Exhibition Poultry
Friday 7/23/2021 Main AM Dairy
Friday 7/23/2021 Small Animal PM Beef
Friday 7/23/2021 Main PM Sheep
Saturday 7/24/2021 Small Animal AM
Saturday 7/24/2021 Main AM
Saturday 7/24/2021 Main PM Meat Animal Sale
Sunday 7/25/2021 Meat Animal Release AM
Rabbit Show date and time TBA

. Please note that "AM" and "PM" are generalities. More concrete times will be advertised at a later date.

Plans for project exhibition are in the works. 

Last updated May 19, 2022