County Fair

Mills County Fair - July 12-16, 2024

Bake This! Set This! Contest - March 19, 2023

Clover Kids Bake This! Registration Form

Clover Kids Set This! Registration Form

Clothing & Communication

This contest is for any 4-H members entering exhibits for Fashion Revue, Clothing Selection, $20 Challenge, Innovative Design, Educational Presentations, and Extemporaneous Speaking.

Share-the-Fun and Working Exhibits are judged on separate days during the fair. 

Please refer to the Mills County Fair 4-H/FFA Fair Book for rules and information. 

Clothing Contest 

Jr./Int. Clothing Report Form

Jr./Int. Clothing Judges Form

Senior Clothing Report Form

Evaluating Runway Clothing Exhibits

Educational Presentations

Educational Presentation Report Form

Educational Presentation Evaluation

Copyright & Trademarks in 4-H Exhibits

Extemporaneous Speaking

Sample Questions


Stage Set-Up Request Form

Working Exhibits

Working Exhibit Report Form

Copyright Guidelines

Static Judging Day - July 11, 2024

Static Judging Day is for all exhibits in the following project areas: Animal Science; Agriculture & Natural Resources; Creative Arts; Family & Consumer Sciences; Personal Development; Science, Engineering, & Technology; Horticulture/Floriculture; Crops; Poster Communication.

All exhibits brought to Static Judging must have a write-up (see General Exhibit Form unless otherwise instructed). ALL exhibits are subject to copyright, so please be sure to read through for important information regarding that topic!

Elements of Design 

Food & Nutrition Projects

Safe Frosting for Iowa 4-H Fairs - IMPORTANT! Please read before preparing any food with frosting for fair!

Foods for Iowa 4-H Fairs - Quick Reference Guide (2023)  - IMPORTANT! Please read carefully before brining any food exhibit to fair!

Preserved Food 4-H Exhibit Label

Honey 4-H Exhibit Label

Photography Projects

Photography Exhibit Label

Thrifty Meal Challenge Project

Thrifty Meal Challenge Worksheet - Completed form required for judging

4-H Poster Communication Exhibit

2023 4-H Poster Communication Exhibit Report Form - Themes change annually, stay tuned for the 2024 themes and updated form!


Fair Book & Schedule 

2023 Mills County Fair Schedule

2023 4-H/FFA Fair Book

2023 Open Class Fair Book

Animal Disclosure Forms (Drug Affidavits)

Drug Affidavits will not be accepted until animal check-in at fair. Please complete the forms and turn in to your project area superintendent or Extension staff.



Meat Goat



FairEntry - Open June 1-27, 2023

FairEntry will be open June 1-27. Clothing & Communication Contest entries must be entered by June 13 at 11:59 PM. All other 4-H/FFA static and animal entries must be entered in FairEntry by June 27 at 11:59 PM

2023 Mills County FairEntry

4-H Online vs FairEntry

FairEntry Help Sheet

Mills County Fair Show Programs

Programs will become available at least one day prior to the show. Please contact the Extension office or your project superintendent with any questions or changes. 

Beef Show

Cat Show

Dog Show - Agility

Dog Show - Obedience/Showmanship

Goat Show

Horse Show

Pet Show

Poultry Show

Poultry Agility

Rabbit Show

Sheep Show

Swine Show


Fair Forms

A stall request form is required for anyone bringing the following animals to the fair: beef, cat, goat, poultry, rabbit, sheep, swine. Forms must be completed and returned to the Mills County Extension Office with payment by Friday, June 9, 2023 at noon. Forms submitted after this date will be charged 50% of the original fee. 

2023 Stall Request Form


Code of Ethics is a document required to be signed by each exhibitor and their parent/guardian. Code of Ethics must be turned in to the office prior to the exhibitor's first show or static judging day. 

Code of Ethics