Dawson County Fair 2021

2021 Dawson County Fair 4-H Official Premium List & Program of Events

2022 County Fair Dates                          July 9-17

2023 County Fair Dates                          July 8-16

Thank you to the Dawson County Ag Society for once again printing the Fair Premium.  We will mail out a copy in each Dawson Details packet being mailed out after May 1st.  We will have extras here and so will the Fair Office.  Follow the links below to various pages in the premium book as directed.

Complete Fair Premium 2021

Part 1 - Fair Premium (pages 0-10) Front Cover, Table of Contents, Schedule of Events, Fair Committees, Superintendents, General Rules & Policies, County Fair Livestock policies, State Fair and Ak-Sar-Ben policies, Quality Assurance, Champions & Premiums

Part 2 - Fair Premium (pages 11-21) Champions & Premiums (cont'd), Showmanship, Beef, Sheep, Swine, Dairy, Goats, Herdsmanship, Horse, Dog

Part 3 - Fair Premium (pages 22-32) Poultry, Rabbits, Small Animals, Judging Contests, Communication Contests, Officer Reports, Family & Consumer Science, Fashion Show, Clothing

Part 4 - Fair Premium (pages 33-43) Clothing (cont'd), Consumer Management, Foods & Nutrition

Part 5 - Fair Premium (pages 44-54) Foods & Nutrition (cont'd), Financial Mgmt., Heritage, Citizenship Development, Communication and Expressive Arts, Human Development, Home Environment, Quilt Quest

Part 6 - Fair Premium (pages 55-65) Quilt Quest (cont'd), Entrepreneurship, Photography, Horticulture

Part 7 - Fair Premium (pages 66-76) Horticulture (cont'd), Forestry, Conservation and Wildlife, Shooting Sports exhibits & shooting competitions, Safety, Crops

Part 8 - Fair Premium (pages 77-87) Crops (cont'd), Range, Entomology, Veterinary Science, Engineering & Technology, Aerospace, Computers, Geospacial, Alternative/Renewable Energies, Model Building

Part 9 - Fair Premium (88-98) Model Building (cont'd), Robotics, Electricity, 4-Wheelin', Woodworking, Welding, Other 4-H, Clover Kids, State Fair Premier Science Award, Special 4-H Awards, Showmanship Sponsor

Part 10 - Fair Premium (pages 99-103) Fairgrounds Map, Fair Sponsors, Back Cover


Data Tags are required on all classes.   For instructions on how to complete these Data Tags   (click here)

Both Word docs and Adobe pdf formats are attached for your convenience in downloading.

Unit 1 Data Tag docx                                       Unit 1 Data Tag pdf

Unit 2 Data Tag docx                                      Unit 2 Data Tag pdf

Unit 3 Data Tag docx                                      Unit 3 Data Tag pdf


This 2-part PowerPoint on Design Elements & Principles will assist you when filling out your Data Tags.

Design Elements & Principles PowerPoint 1                    Design Elements & Principles PowerPoint 2

Supporting information is required for all Home Environment exhibits.  Information must include the elements and principles of design used and steps taken to complete project.  Both Word docs and Adobe pdf formats are attached for your convenience in downloading.

Home Environment Support Information docx              Home Environment Support Information pdf

Home Environment Data Tag docx                                     Home Environment Data Tag pdf


Food Preservation Card fillable form

Food Preservation Card printable form