County Fair

The 2023 Cass County Fair will be held July 26-August 1 (public events begin July 27).Check back as we update this page with fair forms and resources closer to fair.

Pre- Fair Dates to Remember:

  • Feeder Calf ID deadline to show at fair - June 15
  • Fair entries due to Extension Office - June 30
  • Clothing Selection/Fashion Revue judging - July 11
  • Beef Carcass weigh-in - July 12
  • Table Setting judging - July 13
  • King & Queen prelim judging - July 17
  • Fair Setup - July 23
  • Static Judging/Clover Kids Showcase - July 26

FairEntry Family Step by Step Guide

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Project vs Exhibit

Activity Brochure

    4-H202 Iowa 4-H Livestock Show Requirements


    Static Judging Write-Up Template

    Photography Exhibit Form

    Copyright rules and reminders

    Foods for Iowa Fairs - Quick Reference Guide

    harvesting and Preparing Vegetable Exhibits

    Conference Judging Tip Sheet

    Design Principles

    Elements of Design - Clothing

    Elements of Design - Home Improvement

    Livestock Affidavits - Required to unload at fair


    Meat Goat


    Swine        Swine Premise ID Application Form (must have valid premise ID to unload at fair. Apply early if you need one!)

    Poultry Pullorum Testing Form


    Livestock Entry Forms









    4-H Activities Entry Forms

    Entries may also be made through FairEntry online. Visit to log into your family account and make entries.

    Decorator's Showcase

    Table Setting

    • Table Setting Report Form

    Best of Iowa

    Clothing Selection/Fashion Revue

    • Clothing Report Form (all ages)

    Communications (Working Exhibits, Educational Presentation, Extemporaneous Speaking)

    • Working Exhibit Report Form
    • Educational Presentation Report Form 

    Share the Fun

    Static Exhibit Showcase (limit of 5) should be brought at the club's assigned time Wednesday, July 26th. No pre-entry needed

    Animal Show

    • Animal Record Book (Bring Wednesday with static) This does not count as one of your 5 static exhibits. 

    Best of Iowa

    Style Show