Attention Club Organizational Leaders! There is a 4-H Club Fund Raising Opportunity to prepare and serve pre-fair volunteer meals. An email will be sent out today, 5/24/19 with more information and a link to the electronic sign up form. Keep an eye out for this email if you are interested! All time slots are first come, first served.
4-H Volunteers: You are invited to the rescheduled Arapahoe County Annual Volunteer Appreciation event. Click the flyer below to RSVP. All reservations must be made TODAY, May 24th. Hope to see you there!
Urban Camp Counselor Applications DUE 5/31!
If you are a Senior 4-H Member (age 14-18) looking for a great leadership opportunity this summer, come join us as a camp counselor for our Urban Ranchers Day Camp. Make sure to complete the camp counselor application by May 31 st. Questions ? Contact Danielle at or 303-738-7977.
Arapahoe County 4-H Open Horse Show
Please join us at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 1st for our 2019 4-H Open Horse Show! All proceeds will benefit the Arapahoe County Horse Program. The show starts at 9 a.m. Please click on the image to the right to register!
What to Expect at County Fair Meeting
Our annual “What to Expect at County Fair” Meeting will be held on Tuesday June 4 th at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds starting at 6:30 p.m. This meeting will be useful for new families as well as anyone that may feel they need more information or those that have questions. We will review some basic rules and expectations as well as schedules and load-in and load-out procedures. Please plan to attend!
Rocket Fly Day
Please join us for the 2019 Rocket Fly Day that is being held with Douglas County. It is a contest that evaluates craftsmanship, flight, landing, and range safety for the rocketry project. Winners in each age group and event are eligible to compete at the Colorado State fair contest. It will be held on June 23rd starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Click here for the schedule. Click on the image to the right to register!
The 2019 Arapahoe County Fair Information letters for Family Consumer Science & General project members and Dog project members are now available on our website! You can find them here: Family Consumer Science & General and Dog. If you are in either of these project areas, please make sure to read your letter as they contain very important information about this year's Fair.
Open Class Living Arts Requests Arapahoe County Fair Volunteers

The Arapahoe County Fair Open Class Living Arts department needs volunteers to help with fair entries and judging on the following dates:

  • Monday, July 22    9 a.m. - Noon       Entry Help
  • Monday, July 22    4 - 7 p.m.              Entry Help
  • Tuesday, July 23   8 - 10 a.m.            Entry Help
  • Tuesday, July 23   11 a.m. - 4 p.m.   Judging Scribes & Runners

There will be an orientation for scribes and runners at 11 a.m. and lunch will be served to volunteers prior to judging.

4-H members and parents are also encouraged to enter exhibits in the Open Class Competitions.  Please contact Donna Hanlon at 303-622-4672 to volunteer. Leave a message if she does not answer and she will get back to you. If you can help on any of these dates, it would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
2019 Arapahoe County Fair Livestock & Small Animal Judges
  • Market Goats, Sheep & Market Swine - Mike Fischer
  • Swine Showmanship - Austin Gottschalk
  • Cattle - Brian Fox
  • Dairy Goats - Joseph Larson
  • Horse - Pam Nicoles
  • Horse - Stephanie White
  • Poultry - Jerry Dill
  • Rabbit - Jody Rosnik
  • 2nd Poultry and Rabbit judges are pending confirmation and will be announced ASAP.
Urban Camp Counselor Application Deadline
May 31, 2019 - Click here for the application.

Horsemanship Clinic Registration Deadline
June 4, 2019 - Email to register.
Arapahoe County 4-H Open Horse Show
June 1, 2019 - For more info, click here.

What to Expect at County Fair Meeting
June 4, 2019 - Arapahoe County Fairgrounds - 6:30 p.m.

Next Level Swine and Market Goat Camp
June 15 & 16, 2019 - Please click here for more details.

Rocket Fly Day
June 23, 8:30 a.m. - Click here to register.
Project Updates
**Please note - the State Office is in the process of updating their website and if the links on our website do not work, this will be why. Once the State completes their site, we will then be able to update our links.
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6934 S. Lima St., Suite B
Centennial, CO 80112

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