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Citrus Fair Youth Expo
& Livestock Show

Youth Expo & Livestock Show × April 29-May 1, 2016

 

The La Habra Citrus Fair Youth Expo and Livestock Show is pleased to announce that our fair this year will be held April 29 - May1, 2016 at El Centro-Lions Park in La Habra.

For more information on the fair in general please visit www.citrusfair.com.

Entries open now for the Livestock, Smallstock and Youth Building. Click here to go to our entry page.

Enjoy carnival rides, food booths, entertainment, handmade, and commercial products at a fair that promotes North Orange County with a real country fair, right in the heart of La Habra! Veterans Hall will have hundreds of youth entries on display. Projects including floral arrangements, baked goods, science posters, arts & crafts, ag mechanics, metal and wood projects, and many more. All entries are judged and awards given. Be sure to visit our Ag Education area to watch presentations and participate in interactive educational displays. See what our area youth are doing to develop real life skills. Come away with a better understanding about where food for your table comes from, and what goes in to growing and raising it. We have fun activities planned including: a pie eating contest, sheep shearing, a potato-sack race, pee-wee showmanship and butter making demo!

 

Sunday afternoon, enjoy the sounds of a band on our stage! Our Petting Zoo and Livestock area will have real farm-raised animals on display. Watch the Livestock Show, to see students compete for a Blue Ribbon. A Blue Ribbon will qualify the student’s animal to be in the auction on Sunday, May 1st at 3:00pm. Please visit www.LHVCFAIR.com for the Livestock Show schedule and auction information. Event information can be found at: www.citrusfair.com There is something for everyone, at the La Habra Citrus Fair Youth Expo and Livestock Show!

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The La Habra Valley Community Fair is a 501c3 non profit organization and donations to us are tax deductible. Tax I.D. no. 46-2338133.

Special Anouncement: PeeWee Showmanship

There will be swine and sheep peewee showmanship this year. Please view the competition guide for more information.

Scholarship

To apply for a La Habra Citrus Fair Livestock and Youth Expo Scholarship please download the following application. Please read qualification criteria carefully.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION

Please note: Applications must be completed and mailed in with a postmark no later than April 15, 2016.

 

CONTACT

Email:
Bruce Welch
bwelch@lhvcfair.com

Phone: (562) 697-1704
Fax: (562) 697-8359

 

Location

321 E. La Habra Boulevard,
La Habra, CA90631

(between cypress and Euclid Streets) and adjacent to EI Centro Lions Park.

 

Hours

Friday, April 29: 
5pm - 11pm

Saturday, April 30:
12-noon- 11pm and

Sunday, May 1:
12 noon- 9pm

 

LIVESTOCK AUCTION 

Sunday May 1 3:00 PM

Please see competition page for show schedules.

 

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About FFA & 4H

FFA

The FFA motto gives members twelve short words to live by as they experience the opportunities in the organization. Learning to Do, Doing to Learn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve.To accomplish its mission, FFA:

  • Develops competent and assertive agricultural leadership.
  • Increases awareness of the global and technological importance of agriculture and its contribution to our well-being.
  • Strengthens the confidence of agriculture students in themselves and their work.
  • Promotes the intelligent choice and establishment of an agricultural career.
  • Encourages achievement in supervised agricultural experience programs.
  • Encourages wise management of economic, environmental and human resources of the community.Develops interpersonal skills in teamwork, communications, human relations and social interaction.
  • Builds character and promotes citizenship, volunteerism and patriotism.
  • Promotes cooperation and cooperative attitudes among all people.
  • Promotes healthy lifestyles.
  • Encourages excellence in scholarship

4-H Mission

To provide knowledge, expertise and demonstration programs that will help youth develop into responsible, self directed and productive members of the global society; and through the use of non-formal experiential education,to improve their well being and the well being of their families and community.4-H Purpose.

The purpose of 4-H is to:

  • Provide youth with learn-by-doing educational experiences
  • Strengthen families and communities
  • Foster leadership and volunteerism in youth and adults
  • Use research-based knowledge from the land-grant university system

4-H Club Goals

The goals of 4-H are to help young people:

  • Develop skills that benefit youth throughout life
  • Acquire knowledge and skills and explore careers
  • Develop initiative and assume responsibility
  • Achieve satisfaction from work and accomplishment
  • Develop leadership and be of service to others
  • Choose from alternatives and plan satisfying lives
  • Develop the ability to live and work cooperatively with others
  • Develop positive self images

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Our sincerest thanks to all past and future participants and auction buyers for helping support local agriculture and the youth of our community.  

A special thank you to our official photographer, Kelly H. Williamson. For information on purchasing and booking please visit kellyhwilliamson.photography

Scholarship

To apply for a La Habra Citrus Fair Livestock and Youth Expo Scholarship please download the following application. Please read qualification criteria carefully.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD APPLICATION

Please note: Applications must be completed and mailed in with a postmark no later than April 15, 2016.

 

T Shirts

T Shirts available on our online entry system and will have a small supply available for sale at the fair