Craft display, 4-H Fair 2013, Tompkins County NY
Image by Sandy Repp

4-H Exhibits on Display

youth run bbq at 4-H Acres during the 4-H Youth Fair

Chicken BBQ at 4-H Acres

4-H rabbit judging at the 2020 Tompkins County Youth Fair.
Image by Brenda Carpenter

2020 4-H Rabbit show


4-H Youth Fair Family Fun Day

  • Saturday, July 30, 2022, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

For a week in July each year, 4-H members in Tompkins County have an opportunity to share and showcase their projects at an entirely youth-run event, the 4-H Youth Fair.

The public is invited to come on the final day of the Fair and see what youth in this program are doing. Live animals and all exhibits on display, rabbit show and rabbit hopping, BBQ, Plant Science Activity and make a Peace Rock at 11:00am.


Saturday's Highlights:

  • 9:00am-3:00pm   View 4-H Project Displays in Kiwanis Hall 
  • 9:00am   Rabbit & Cavy (Guinea Pig) Show in Pole Barn
  • 11:00am Make a Peace Rock hands on activity
  • 11:00am-Noon  Plant Science Activity
  • 11:00am-2:00pm Animal Adventure
  • 11:30 til gone  Chicken BBQ - $12 dinner/$10 chicken only; Eat in or take out
  • 12:00pm  Rabbit Hopping in Pole barn
  • 1:00pm  4-H Olympics on the Lawn

Streamed Events Monday-Saturday

Visit the SharetheFair website built by a 4-H member at: to watch various animal and other contests streamed live on Monday-Saturday; program schedule subject to change




Venda Mae Harris
4-H Youth Development & Volunteer Manager
(607) 272-2292 ext. 142


4-H Acres
418 Lower Creek Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Last updated July 26, 2022