All events are in Central time unless specified.

Saturday, August 28

State 4-H Beef Showmanship

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 8:00 am Location: Five Points Bank Arena
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Breeding Sheep Show

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 8:30 am Location: Five Points Bank Arena
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Sheep Showmanship

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 8:30 am Location: Five Points Bank Arena
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Fashion Show #1

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 9:00 am–10:00 am Location: Raising Nebraska
The 4-H Fashion Show recognizes 4-H members who have excelled in clothing projects and exhibit skills which apply knowledge of fibers and fabrics, wardrobe selection, clothing construction, or comparison shopping, fashion interpretation and …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Poultry Showmanship

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 9:00 am Location: Sheep Barn
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

4-H Static Exhibit Hall Open

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–9:00 pm Location: 4-H/FFA Building
Learn about and explore 4-H projects from across Nebraska. Projects in science, consumer management, expressive arts, foods and nutrition, horticulture, photography, and many more highlight the hard work and accomplishments of 4-H youth throughout …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Poultry Show

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am Location: Sheep Barn
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Presentation Contest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm Location: 4-H/FFA Building
The 4-H Presentation Contest develops communication skills in youth. Through the contest, youth have an opportunity to teach others about the skills they have learned in 4-H by developing and delivering a “show and tell” presentation.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Quilts of Valor Presentation

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 10:15 am–10:45 am Location: Raising Nebraska
Youth participating in the Quilts of Valor project utilize sewing skills gained in the 4-H Clothing and Textiles project to complete a quilted blanket and donate it to a service member or veteran.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Fashion Show #2

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 11:00 am–12:00 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The 4-H Fashion Show recognizes 4-H members who have excelled in clothing projects and exhibit skills which apply knowledge of fibers and fabrics, wardrobe selection, clothing construction, or comparison shopping, fashion interpretation and …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Breeding Beef Show

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 12:30 pm Location: Five Points Bank Arena
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Fashion Show #3

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 1:00 pm–2:00 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The 4-H Fashion Show recognizes 4-H members who have excelled in clothing projects and exhibit skills which apply knowledge of fibers and fabrics, wardrobe selection, clothing construction, or comparison shopping, fashion interpretation and …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Public Speaking Showcase

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 3:00 pm–4:00 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The 4-H Public Speaking Showcase helps youth develop skills for communicating about current issues to real audiences, learn how to organize and prepare a speech, develop speech delivery skills, learn how to present themselves to others, and build …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Swine Showmanship

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 3:00 pm Location: Aurora Cooperative Building
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Weed & Grass ID Contest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–5:25 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The Weed & Grass Identification Contest tests participants’ knowledge about plants that are important in pasture management.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Tech Changemakers

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 4:00 pm–7:00 pm Location: 4-H/FFA Building
In this interactive 4-H Tech Changemakers project, teens will be assisting adult participants in building their knowledge and skills related to digital literacy. Topics will vary but could include communication, digital literacy, safety and security …
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Breeding Gilt Show

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Aurora Cooperative Building
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Digital Video - 4-H FilmFest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:00 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The 4-H Presentation Contest develops communication skills in youth. Through the contest, youth have an opportunity to teach others about the skills they have learned in 4-H by developing and delivering a short film.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Goat Showmanship

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 5:00 pm Location: Five Points Bank Arena
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Horticulture Identification Contest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 5:00 pm–6:30 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
The Horticulture Identification Contest tests participants’ knowledge about plants.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Tree Identification Contest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 6:00 pm–7:30 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
4-H foresters learn practical forest management skills through participation in the 4-H Tree ID contest. Learning these skills helps our leaders of tomorrow be prepared to deal with environmental issues in the future.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Insect ID Contest

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 7:00 pm–8:30 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
What is it? This is the first question most people ask when they encounter an insect. Participants in the 4-H Insect Identification contest learn how to identify insects and learn about the biology and habits of insects.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

State 4-H Identification & Judging Contest Awards Ceremony

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: 8:00 pm–9:00 pm Location: Raising Nebraska
Come and celebrate the accomplishments of all 4-Hers who competed in identification contests through the day.
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.

Ongoing Events

Nebraska State Fair

Date: Time: All Day Location: Fonner Park
This event originated in 4-H Youth Development Calendar.