The 2018 Oregon State Fair celebrates 4-H like nobody’s business.

The programs of 4-H are the historic heart and soul of the Fair.

4-H participants from around the state congregate at the Oregon State Fair to compete is a spectrum of competitions. This year is no different, with contests in communications, expressive arts, family and consumer science, horticulture, natural science, and in science/engineering/technology/industrial arts.

Additionally, these are special events planned for the 4H building, usually between 11:00 and 4:00:

        • Fri. Aug 24   Bob’s Red Mill will be there giving out samples and recipes
        • Sat. Aug 25   Benny Beaver, handing out OSU “stuff”
        • Sun. Aug. 26   Activity for kids making Love Rocks
        • Mon. Aug 27   Fly-tying
        • Tues. Aug 28   Virtual Reality
        • Wed. Aug 29   “Learn About the Locals”  (identifying trees, shrubs, animals)
        • Thurs. Aug 30   Bubble Prints
        • Fri. Aug 31   Companion Pets
        • Sat. Sept. 1   Fashion Revue judging
        • Sun. Sept 2   Activity for kids making “Corn Babies”
        • Mon. Sept. 3   Celebrate Our World:  Mexico