Local Contests

Dodge County 4-H Public Speaking Contest 

  • For youth ages 5-18 years
  • Completed  2021 REGISTRATION must be turned in by 4:30 pm to the office by March 19th, 2021: Nebraska Extension - Dodge County, 1206 W 23rd St, Fremont, NE 68025.
  • The Dodge County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will begin at 6 pm on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Hooper OR Virtually if you unable to participate in person.
  • Scoring

Nebraska 4-H Public Speaking Contests

Dodge County 4-H Family Livestock Judging Clinic & Contest  

June 10th, 2021, 6:00 pm at the Dodge County Fairgrounds - Scribner

  • The Dodge County 4-H Program invites all 4-H families interested in spending time together and evaluating livestock to attend the Family Livestock Judging Clinic & Contest.  4-H clubs, FFA chapters and individuals are also welcome to take part in this family event!   

Dodge County Fair Contests

Registration for ALL Dodge County Contests Due - ONLINE by Midnight Saturday, July 10th, 2021 

Exhibit Booth Contest 

  • All 4-H clubs are REQUIRED to put up a club fair booth to exhibit their 4-H project exhibits at the Dodge County Fair.  
  • Complete request forms must be turned in online by midnight on Saturday, July 10, 2021
  • Booths will be judged Thursday, August 5th, 2021 

Culinary Challenge Contest: Table Setting, Menu Writing & Food Preparation - Wednesday, August 4th, 2021 9:00am

Shotgun (Trap Shooting) Contest - Saturday, July 31st, 2021 - Place TBD

  • 4-Hers must be led by a certified Shooting Sports instructor to participate
  • Registration for Trap Shooting Contest due online by midnight Saturday, July 10, 2021

BB Gun and Air Rifle Contest - Sunday, August 1, 2021 - Dodge Auditorium

  • 4-Hers must be led by a certified Shooting Sports instructor to participate
  • Registration for Trap Shooting Contest due online by midnight Saturday, July 10, 2021
Fashion Revue Contest - Monday, August 2, 2021 - Place TBD

Rocket Launch Competition - Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - Baseball Field at Fairgrounds

  • Register when checking in your rocket during Static Exhibit check-in on Tuesday August 3 or Wednesday August 4, 2021
  • See guidelines and scoresheet in Dodge County Fairbook

State Contests

P.A.S.E. and Life Challenge Registrations will be completed by local Extension Offices.  Please contact our office to register (402) 727-2775 in Dodge County.