County Fair: July 31 - August 3, 2019

County Fair Schedule
County Fair Checklists
Important Dates
  • February 16 — Market Beef Weigh-In
  • May 1 — District Horse Show Deadline for Animal ID's, Horse Level Testing and Entries
  • June 5 — Sheep and Goat Weigh-In
  • June 14 — All market/breeding sheep, market/breeding meat goats, breeding & feeder calves, bucket calves, swine, rabbits, dairy cattle, dairy & pygmy goats Identifications and Pre-Entry Forms
  • June 14 — Deadline to complete requirements for Youth for Quality Care of Animals
  • June 14 —Horse Level Testing, Identifications and Pre-Entry Form
  • June 14 — 4-H enrollment due online at https://ne.4honline.com
  • July 29 — Static Check In
  • July 30/31 — Animal Check In
  • July 31 — August 3 — Pawnee County Fair
Superintendent and Volunteer List
  • County Fair Superintendent and Assistant List
  • Host and Hostess List

Fair Queen
  • The crowned 2019 Pawnee County Fair Queen will serve as the official hostess of the Pawnee County Fair. The Queen strives to promote the Pawnee County Fair, and in so doing, promotes all areas of Nebraska agriculture. The Fair Queen is talented, personable, and an agriculture advocate.
  • 2019 Fair Queen Application

State Fair: August 24 - Sept. 2, 2019      

Important Dates
  • April 15 — Market Beef DNA Information due and paid for online by Exhibitors. $7 per nomination/head
  • April 20 — All DNA Collector Envelopes for Market Beef are due to 4-H/AKSARBEN office.
  • May 1 — District Horse Show Deadline for Animal ID's, Horse Level Testing and Entries
  • June 14 — Deadline to complete requirements for Youth for Quality Care of Animals
  • June 14 — 4-H enrollment due online at https://ne.4honline.com
  • June 15 — All DNA information for Market Sheep, Market Swine, Meat Goats  due and paid for online.  Paid online by Exhibitors - $7 per nomination/head
  • June 15 — Breeding Heifers, Breeding Does, Breeding Ewes, Dairy Cattle, & Horses - Nomination information entered online and paid by Exhibitors. $2 per nomination/head
  • June 15 — All DNA Collector Envelopes for Market Sheep, Market Swine, Meat Goats  due to 4-H/AKSARBEN offices.
  • August 10 — Nebraska State Fair animal entries due online at http://nebr.fairwire.com

Here is a complete list of step-by-step instructions on how to make an online nomination and FAQ.

 AKSARBEN: September 26 - 29, 2019

New this year, AKSARBEN is an open junior stock show so it will be the families responsiblity for registering for AKSARBEN.

Important Dates
  • August 1st - 30th  -- Online entries due — entries due online at http://aksarbenstockshow.com
  • September 1st - 5th - Aksarben Late Entries Accepted Online