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67th Annual Fairfax County 4-H Fair and Carnival


67th Annual Fairfax County 4-H Fair and Carnival
Free Admission
Free Parking Thursday & Friday
Big Truck Night
18 Departments of 4-H Competitions
Farm Animals
Interactive Educational Exhibits
Carnival Rides
Fair Food
Tractor Pull
Picnic Areas
4 H Fair Events
ExpandEnter Fair Competitions

Do you have a hobby or project you are proud of? Then enter it in the Fair. You do NOT have to be a 4-H member for most departments.

Department Competitions

Download Fairfax County 4-H Fair Catalog 2015
Pre-Register Entry Online
Entry Drop-Off and Walk-In Registration at the 4-H Building
- Thursday, July 30:
3pm – 6pm
- Friday, July 31: 2pm – 5pm

 

ExpandCarnival Tickets & Ride Prices

Advanced Sales

Unlimited Carnival Rides
(Thu. & Fri. 10am-3pm Only)

Buy Online: $16/person until July 22

Buy Online: $18/person from July 23-28


Pick-up your advance sale tickets at the Frying Pan Visitor Center the day of the Carnival to then redeem your unlimited ride wristband(s) at the Carnival ticket booth.

Same Day Sales

$25/person
Same day tickets are available for sale at the Carnival ticket booth.

Carnival Ride Tickets are $1 each or 24 tickets for $20. Most rides take 3-5 tickets.

Download Ride Information Sheet (type of rides, number of tickets needed)
Download and Print $5 off Carnival Ride Coupon
(Coupon not valid toward advance sales)

Frying Pan Park Carousel Rides: $2/person

Frying Pan Park Wagon Rides: $3/person (reservations recommended)

 

Heart Flip

ExpandThursday, July 30

FREE Admission and Parking – Enter on West Ox Road.

4-H Fair and Exhibits

Entry Drop-Off and Walk-In Registration at the 4-H Building: 3-6pm

Carnival

Carnival Rides: 10am – 3pm
Download and Print $5 off Carnival Ride Coupon
(Coupon not valid toward advance sales)
Carnival Food Available: 10am – 3pm

Farm

Grounds and Nature Trail Open: Dawn to Dusk (Free)
Farmyard Open: 9am – 9pm (Free)
Frying Pan Park Carousel and Wagon Rides: 10am – 4pm
Gordon's Grill Open
Cow Milking Demos in Kidwell Barn:4pm (Free)

Concert – Gonzo's Nose (Party Music): 7:30 - 8:30pm (Free)

 

Gonzo's Nose

ExpandFriday, July 31

FREE Admission and Parking – Enter on West Ox Road.

4-H Fair and Exhibits

Entry Drop-Off and Walk-In Registration: 2pm - 5pm
Download Fairfax County 4-H Fair Catalog 2014
Pre-Register Entry Online
Stationary Departments Judged (Closed to the Public)

Carnival

Carnival Rides: 10am – 3pm & 5pm - 10pm
Download and Print $5 off Carnival Ride Coupon
(Coupon not valid toward advance sales, only good from 10am - 3pm)
Carnival Food Available: 10 am – 3 pm & 5 – 10pm

Farm

Grounds and Nature Trail Open: Dawn to Dusk (Free)
Farmyard Open: 9am – 9pm (Free)
Frying Pan Park Carousel and Wagon Rides: 10am – 4pm
Gordon's Grill Open
Cow Milking Demos in Kidwell Barn:4pm (Free)
Big Truck Night in the Farm Yard: 6pm 8:30pm (Free)

 

Wagon Rides

ExpandSaturday, August 1

FREE Admission – Enter on Monroe Street. West Ox Entrance will be CLOSED.
$7 Parking (Cash or Check ONLY. Debit and Credit cards not accepted.)

4-H Fair and Exhibits

4-H Exhibits, Animal Shows and Entertainment: 9am – 9pm
Opening Ceremony: 10am - 11am
Stage Entertainment
Robotics Showcase
Dog Shows
Rabbit Judging
Tractor Pull: Begins at 4pm

Carnival

Carnival Rides: 11am – 10pm

Farm

Frying Pan Park Carousel and Wagon Rides: 10am - 7pm
Cow and Goat Milking Demos in Livestock Barn
Blacksmithing and Farm Demos in the Farmyard: 9am – 5pm

 

4-H Contestant
ExpandSunday, August 2

FREE Admission – Enter on Monroe Street. West Ox Entrance will be CLOSED.
$7 Parking (Cash or Check ONLY. Debit and Credit cards not accepted.)

4-H Fair and Exhibits

4-H Exhibits, Animal Shows and Entertainment: 9am – 5pm
Sheep, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, and Dairy Goat Shows
Stage Entertainment
Robotics Showcase
Dog Demonstrations
Parade of Champions: 4 – 5pm

Carnival

Carnival Rides: 11am – 7pm

Farm

Frying Pan Park Carousel and Wagon Rides: 10am - 4pm
Cow and Goat Milking Demos in the Livestock Barn
Blacksmithing and Farm Demos in the Farmyard: 9am – 5pm

 

Equestrian Demonstrations
ExpandLearn About Fairfax County 4-H
4-H Fair

Youth Development Program

Teaches life skills to youth aged 5-19
Reaches over 12,000 youth in Fairfax County

Delivers educational programming through:
Clubs – 23 clubs meet year round throughout the county
Camps – Week-long residential and special interest camps
School Enrichment – embryology and horticulture programs
Special Interest Workshops - veterinary science, nutrition, etc.

Teaches youth life skills through projects in the areas of:
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Communication and Expressive Arts
Citizenship
Healthy Living
…and so many more!

Learn more about Fairfax County 4-H at http://offices.ext.vt.edu/fairfax/

 

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