10:00 am, Aug 27
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 8:00 am, Aug 28
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Beef Showmanship

Beef

Beef showmen demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, apparent training, and the appearance and skill it takes to exhibit their animals.

 8:30 am, Aug 28
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Sheep Showmanship & Breeding Sheep Show

Sheep

Sheep showmanship/shows give youth a chance to demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, their apparent training, and the appearance and skill of the participating showmen to exhibit their animals.

 9:00 am, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Fashion Show

Fashion Show

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 understanding of style, good grooming and poise in front of others, and modeling and presentation of themselves and their garments.

 9:00 am, Aug 28
 Sheep Barn

4-H Poultry Showmanship

Poultry

Poultry showmanship/shows give youth a chance to demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, their apparent training, and the appearance and skill of the participating showmen to exhibit their animals.

 10:00 am, Aug 28
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Aug 28
 Sheep Barn

4-H Poultry Show

Poultry

Poultry showmanship/shows give youth a chance to demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, their apparent training, and the appearance and skill of the participating showmen to exhibit their animals.

 10:00 am, Aug 28
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Presentations Contest

Contest

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.

 10:00 am, Aug 28
 Five Points Bank Arena

Opening Ceremony

General

 10:15 am, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Quilts of Valor Presentation

Showcase

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.

 11:00 am, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Fashion Show

Fashion Show

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 understanding of style, good grooming and poise in front of others, and modeling and presentation of themselves and their garments.

 12:30 pm, Aug 28
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Breeding Beef Show

Beef

The 4-H Breeding Beef show is the capstone event for the beef production project. It involves raising and caring for live animals, while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H beef project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

 1:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Fashion Show

Fashion Show

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 understanding of style, good grooming and poise in front of others, and modeling and presentation of themselves and their garments.

 3:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Public Speaking Showcase

Showcase

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 self-confidence.

 3:00 pm, Aug 28
 Aurora Cooperative Pavilion

4-H Swine Showmanship

Swine

Swine showmen demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, apparent training, and the appearance and skill it takes to exhibit their animals.

 4:00 pm, Aug 28
 4-H/FFA Building

Tech Changemakers

Showcase

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, and workforce development.

 4:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Weed and Grass Identification Contest

Contest

The Weed & Grass Identification Contest tests participants' knowledge about plants that are important in pasture management.

 5:00 pm, Aug 28
 Aurora Cooperative Pavilion

4-H Breeding Gilt Show

Swine

 5:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H FilmFest

Contest

Through the 4-H FilmFest Contest, youth have an opportunity to teach others about the skills they have learned in 4-H by developing and delivering a short film.

 5:00 pm, Aug 28
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Goat Showmanship

Goat

Goat showmen demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, apparent training, and the appearance and skill it takes to exhibit their animals.

 5:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Horticulture Identification Contest

Contest

The Horticulture Identification Contest tests participants' knowledge about plants.

 6:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Tree Identification Contest

Contest

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.

 7:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Insect Identification Contest

Contest

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.

 8:00 pm, Aug 28
 Raising Nebraska Building

Identification Contest Awards

Awards

Come and celebrate the accomplishments of all 4-Hers who competed in identification contests through the day.

 8:00 am, Aug 29
 East of Big Red Barn

4-H Dog Show - Agility

Dog

 8:00 am, Aug 29
 Heartland Event Center

4-H Dog Show - Rally and Skillathon, Followed by Obedience, Showmanship

Dog

 8:00 am, Aug 29
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Feeder Calf, Nebraska Fed Steer Challenge and Market Beef Show

Beef

The 4-H Market Beef Show show is the capstone event for the beef project. It involves raising and caring for live animals while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H beef project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

 8:00 am, Aug 29
 Aurora Cooperative Pavilion

4-H Market Swine Show

Swine

The 4-H Swine show is the capstone event for the swine project. It involves raising and caring for live animals while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H swine project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

 8:00 am, Aug 29
 Sheep Barn

4-H Rabbit Showmanship

Rabbit

Rabbit showmen demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, apparent training, and the appearance and skill it takes to exhibit their animals.

 8:30 am, Aug 29
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Breeding Goat & Market Goat Show

Goat

The 4-H Breeding and Market Goat show is the capstone event for the goat project. It involves raising and caring for live animals, while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H goat project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

 8:30 am, Aug 29
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H Market Lamb Show

Sheep

The 4-H Market Lamb show is the capstone event for the lamb project. It involves raising and caring for live animals, while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H lamb project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

 10:00 am, Aug 29
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Aug 29
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Presentations Contest

Contest

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.

 10:00 am, Aug 29
 Sheep Barn

4-H Rabbit Show

Rabbit

The 4-H Rabbit show is the capstone event for the rabbit project. The rabbit project teaches proper methods of caring for, raising, breeding and marketing rabbits.

 10:30 am, Aug 29
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Culinary Challenge

Contest

Interact with 4-H youth demonstrating healthy decision making at the 4-H Culinary Challenge. Contestants create a menu, prepare one food item, and choose an appropriate theme for their occasion, all while expressing their food, nutrition, and food safety knowledge during a live interview with a judge at the contest.

 11:00 am, Aug 29
 Raising Nebraska Building

4-H Robotics Showcase

Showcase

Youth engaged in the Robotics Showcase will demonstrate their robots programming and/or show a video of their robot performing programmed functions. This is an interactive experience where members will be judged in a live setting.

 4:00 pm, Aug 29
 4-H/FFA Building

Tech Changemakers

Showcase

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, and workforce development.

 10:00 am, Aug 30
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Aug 31
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Sep 1
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Sep 2
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Sep 3
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Sep 4
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 12:00 pm, Sep 4
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H/FFA Dairy Cattle Judging Contest

Dairy

Youth participating in the 4-H Dairy Judging Contest learn about animal selection, evaluation, breed character, production factors, marketing and careers in the livestock industry. Additionally, they increase their public speaking ability by learning to prepare a logical, coherent set of notes that allow youth to present an effective set of oral reasons.

 9:00 am, Sep 5
 Five Points Bank Arena

4-H/FFA Dairy Cattle Show/Showmanship

Dairy

Dairy showmanship/shows give youth a chance to demonstrate the time and preparation of their animals for show, their apparent training, and the appearance and skill of the participating showmen to exhibit their animals.

 10:00 am, Sep 5
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.

 10:00 am, Sep 6
 4-H/FFA Building

4-H Exhibits

Exhibits

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 the year.