Youth Exhibits

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Repeats daily, until 26 Aug 2017
Location: Wilson County Fair, East Baddour Parkway 945, Lebanon, Tennessee, United States
Category: Competitions

2017 YOUTH EXHIBITS

Wilson County Fair (New Location - East/West Bldg. D/E

 Co-Chairs: Mechelle Bass - 615-237-9769, Ann Boyd, Lori Chambers - 615-714-5287

4-H Co-Chairs: Morgan Beaty, Stephanie Sherfield

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  1. All non-perishable exhibits will be entered between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 12, 2017.
  2. All articles are exhibited at the owner’s risk, but all reasonable precautions will be taken for protection of items.
  3. The division entered will be determined by the person’s age on the opening day of the Fair (August 18, 2017).
  4. Name and age must be on the bottom or back of each item.
  5. No person may enter more than one entry in any one lot.
  6. Canned items will not be accepted unless they are in standard canning jars and sealed with 2-piece flat and ring lids. One piece tops are NOT accepted.
  7. All items must have been made since the 2016 Fair.
  8. Prizes will be awarded on the decision of the judge(s). Judge(s) will not be required to award prizes unless the quality of the entry is deserving of recognition.
  9. Premiums will be paid and exhibits must be removed between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. on Sunday, August 27, 2017.
  10. The Wilson County Fair will not be responsible for any entry left past the time specified in rule Number 9.
  11. Competition open to Wilson County youth and Wilson County 4-H Club members.
Stephen Wood Memorial Award for Excellence - $25 awarded to the student with the most ribbons won.

T
he theme for this year is “Here Comes the Fun”

“Year of the Sunflower”

DIVISION 1: 5-8 YEARS OF AGE
Premiums: 1st - $12 • 2nd - $9 • 3rd - $7

LOT
1. Bookmark
2. Christmas Tree Ornament (1) NO GLASS
3. Collection, 12 or more items, must be mounted
     (maximum size 18”x18” – No poster board)
4. Creative use of a recycled plastic bottle
5. Decorated Bandana
6. Decorated Bird House
7. Decorated Flip-Flops
8. Decorated Headband
9. Decorated Jewelry Box
10. Decorated Picture Frame
11. Decorated Pillow
12. Decorated Pillow Case (1)
13. Decorated Skateboard
14. Decorated T-Shirt
15. Decorated Tote Bag
16. Decorated Visor
17. Handcrafted Greeting Card
18. Holiday Decoration (any holiday)
19. Item Made Entirely With Duct Tape
20. Item Made from Plastic Canvas
21. Jewlery Barrette
22. Jewelry – Bracelet
23. Jewelry – Earrings
24. Jewelry – Necklace
25. Keychain
26. Model (must be secured to a base, no exceptions)
27. Pencil Holder
28. Piggy Bank (must be operational)
29. Pin Cushion
30. Pint of Jam, Jelly or Preserves
31. Pint of Pickles or Relish
32. Purse made by Exhibitor
33. Quart of Home Canned Fruit
34. Quart of Home Canned Vegetables
35. Quilt for Doll Bed (Maximum size 12x18 inches)
36. Refrigerator Magnet (magnet must be strong enough to hold itself onto a vertical surface)
37. Scarf (head or neck)
38-39 Scrapbook - 1 page (no binders)
     38. Birthday Theme
     39. Vacation Theme
40. Scout Troop Activity Poster 14”x22” (Boy or Girl Scouts)
41. Stitchery (embroidery, cross stitch, etc.)
42. Doll or Toy
43 Tie-Dyed Shirt
44. Wall Hanging
45. Wooden Article
46. Woven Potholder

DIVISION 2: 9-13 YEARS OF AGE

Premiums: 1st - $12 • 2nd - $9 • 3rd - $7

CLASS 1 - CLOTHING
LOT
1. Apron
2. Blouse or Top
3. Clothing Item made from Fleece
4. Dress
5. Pajamas
6. Slacks or Shorts
7. Skirt
8. Vest

CLASS 2 - SEWING AND NEEDLEWORK
LOT
1. Counted Cross Stitch Article
2. Crocheted Article
3. Doll Clothes
4. Embroidered Article
5. Guest Towels (Set of 2)
6. Item made from Fleece
7. Knitted Article
8. Needle-Punched Article
9. Pillow or Cushion
10. Pillowcases (2)
11. Placemats (2)
12. Quilt

CLASS 3: JAM, JELLY AND PRESERVES
Pint or Jelly Jars Only                
LOT
1. Apple Jelly
2. Blueberry Jelly
3. Grape Jelly
4. Plum Jelly
5. Blackberry Jam
6. Raspberry Jam
7. Peach Preserves
8. Pear Preserves
9. Strawberry Preserves
10. Fruit Butters

CLASS 4: PICKLES
Pint Jars Only                           
LOT
1. Beet Pickles
2. Bread & Butter Pickles
3. Dill Pickles (Cucumber or Squash)
4. Okra Pickles
5. Peach Pickles
6. Sweet Pickles

CLASS 5: RELISHES
Pint Jars Only
LOT
1. Corn Relish
2. Green Tomato Relish
3. Pepper Relish
4. Pickle Relish
5. Chow Chow
6. Chili Sauce
7. Salsa

CLASS 6: VEGETABLES
Quart Jars Only
LOT
1. Beets
2. Carrots
3. Corn
4. English Peas
5. Field Peas
6. Green Beans
7. Okra
8. Soup Mixture
9. Squash
10. Tomatoes
11. Tomato Juice

CLASS 7: FRUITS
Quart Jars Only
LOT
1. Apples
2. Applesauce
3. Blackberries
4. Blueberries
5. Cherries
6. Peaches
7. Pears
8. Plums

CLASS 8: RELATED ART & CRAFTS
LOT
1. 4-H Record Book
2. Bird Feeder (must be able to be cleaned out)
3. Bird House made by exhibitor
4. Cell Phone Holder
5. Christmas Stocking
6. Christmas Tree Ornament (1) NO GLASS
7-12 Collection (12 or more items
    - must be mounted
    - maximum size 18”x18” – no poster board)
     7. Collection – Leaves (must be in notebook form)
     8. Collection – Miscellaneous
     9. Collection – Rocks
   10. Collection – Seeds
   11. Collection – Shells
   12. Collection – Stamps
13. Creative use of a recycled plastic bottle
14. Decorated Bandana
15. Decorated Basket
16. Decorated Flip Flops
17. Decorated Hat
18. Decorated Headband
19. Decorated Item with Rhinestones or Studs
20. Decorated Jewelry Box
21. Decorated Picture Frame
22. Decorated Pillow Cases (2)
23. Decorated Shirts - Iron-on Transfer
24. Decorated Shirts – Painted
25. Decorated Shirts – Ribbon
26 Decorated Shirts - Sequin Art
27. Decorated Skateboard
28. Decorated Socks
29. Decorated Tote Bag (may use purchased tote bag)
30. Decorated Visor
31. Doll or Toy
32. Door Wreath
33. Fabric Basket or Fabric Lined Basket
34. Handcrafted Basket
35. Handcrafted Candle
36. Handcrafted Greeting Card
37. Holiday Decoration (any Holiday)
38. Item made Entirely with Duct Tape
39. Item made with Plastic Canvas
40. Jewelry – Barrette
41. Jewelry – Bracelet
42. Jewelry – Earrings
43. Jewelry – Necklace
44. Jewelry – Pin
45. Key Chain
46. Leather Article
47. Model (must be secured to base, no exceptions)
48. Piggy Bank (must be operational)
49. Pin Cushion
50. Purse made by Exhibitor
51. Refrigerator Magnet (magnet must be strong
     enough to hold itself onto a vertical surface)
52-53 Scrapbook - 1 Page (no binders)
     52. Birthday Theme
     53. Vacation Theme
54. Scout Troop Activity Poster 14”x22” (Boy or Girl Scouts)
55. Shadow Box Collection (maximum 18x18 inches)
56. Stenciled Article
57. Tie-Dyed Shirt
58. Wall Hanging
59. Woven Article
60. Wooden Article

DIVISION 3: 14-18 YEARS OF AGE
Premiums: 1st - $12 • 2nd - $9 • 3rd - $7

CLASS 1 – CLOTHING
LOT
1. Apron
2. Blouse or Top
3. Clothing item made from Fleece
4. Dress
5. Pajamas
6. Party Dress
7. Slacks or Shorts
8. Skirt
9. Vest

CLASS 2: SEWING AND NEEDLECRAFT
LOT
1. Counted Cross Stitch Article
2. Crocheted Article
3. Embroidered Article
4. Guest Towels (Set of 2)
5. Item made from Fleece
6. Knitted Article
7. Needle-Punched Article
8. Pillow or Cushion
9. Pillowcases (2)
10. Placemats (2)
11. Quilt

CLASS 3: JAM, JELLY, PRESERVES
Pint or Jelly Jars Only                
LOT
1. Apple Jelly
2. Blueberry Jelly
3. Grape Jelly
4. Plum Jelly
5. Blackberry Jam
6. Raspberry Jam
7. Peach Preserves
8. Pear Preserves
9. Strawberry Preserves
10. Fruit Butters

CLASS 4: PICKLES
Pint Jars Only                             
LOT
1. Beet Pickles
2. Bread & Butter Pickles
3. Dill Pickles (Cucumber or Squash)
4. Okra Pickles

5. Peach Pickles

6. Sweet Pickles

CLASS 5: RELISHES
Pint Jars Only                              
LOT
1. Corn Relish
2. Green Tomato Relish
3. Pepper Relish
4. Pickle Relish
5. Chow Chow
6. Chili Sauce
7. Salsa

CLASS 6: VEGETABLES
Quart Jars Only
LOT
1. Beets
2. Carrots
3. Corn
4. English Peas
5. Field Peas
6. Green Beans
7. Okra
8. Soup Mixture
9. Squash
10. Tomatoes
11. Tomato Juice

CLASS 7: FRUITS
Quart Jars Only
LOT
1. Apple
2. Applesauce
3. Blackberries
4. Blueberries
5. Cherries
6. Peaches
7. Pears
8. Plums

CLASS 8: RELATED ART & CRAFTS
LOT
1. 4-H Record Book
2. Artificial Floral Arrangement (centerpiece style)
3. Bird Feeder (must be able to be cleaned out)
4. Bird House made by exhibitor
5. Cell Phone Holder
6-11 - Collection (12 or more items must be mounted – maximum size 18”x18” – no poster board)
     6. Collection – Leaves (must be in notebook form)
     7. Collection - Miscellaneous
     8. Collection - Rocks
     9. Collection - Seeds
     10. Collection - Shells
     11. Collection – Stamps
12. Creative use of a recycled plastic bottle
13. Decorated Bandana
14. Decorated Basket
15. Decorated Flip Flops
16. Decorated Hat
17. Decorated Headband
18. Decorated Item with Rhinestones or Studs
19. Decorated Picture Frame
20. Decorated Pillow Cases (2)
21. Decorated Shirts - Iron-on Transfer
22. Decorated Shirts - Painted
23. Decorated Shirts - Ribbon
24. Decorated Shirts - Sequin Art
25. Decorated Skateboard
26. Decorated Socks
27. Decorated Tote Bag (may use purchased tote bag)
28. Decorated Visor
29. Doll or Toy
30. Door Wreath
31. Fabric Basket or Fabric Lined Basket
32. Handcrafted Greeting Card
33. Handcrafted Basket
34. Handcrafted Candle
35. Item made entirely with Duct Tape
36. Item made with Plastic Canvas
37. Jewelry Box made by Exhibitor
38. Jewelry - Barrette
39. Jewelry - Bracelet
40. Jewelry – Earrings
41. Jewelry - Necklace
42. Jewelry - Pin
43. Key Chain
44. Leather Article
45. Model (must be secured to a base, no exceptions)
46. Piggy Bank (must be operational)
47. Pin Cushion
48. Purse made by Exhibitor

49. Refrigerator Magnet (magnet must be strong
     enough to hold itself onto a vertical surface)
50-51 Scrapbook - 1 Page (no binders)
     50. Birthday Theme
     51. Vacation Theme
52. Scout Troop Activity Poster 14”x22” (Boy or Girl Scouts)
53. Shadow Box Collection (maximum size 18x18 inches)
54. Stenciled Article
55. Tie-Dyed shirt
56. Wall Hanging
57. Woven Article
58. Wooden Article

CLASS 9: HOLIDAY CRAFTS
LOT
1. Christmas Door Decoration
2. Christmas Stocking
3. Christmas Tree Ornament (1) NO GLASS
4. Christmas Tree Skirt
5. 4th of July Door Decoration
6. Halloween Trick or Treat Bag
7. Holiday Decoration (any Holiday)
8. Holiday Door Decoration (any Holiday)
9. Thanksgiving Centerpiece

CLASS 10: HERITAGE
(Items representative of YOUR ancestors)

The purpose of this category is to teach students about their history. Therefore, each entry must include a 3x5 index card with information about the item, such as what it is, who owned it, what it is used for, etc. All items must be at least 50 years old.

LOT
1. Clothing
2. Headwear
3. Shoes
4. Jewelry
5. Tools
6. Cooking Implements
7. Toy or Game
8. Other - Not listed above

DIVISION 4

BAKED PRODUCTS AND THE SWEET SHOP
Premiums: 1st - $12 • 2nd - $9 • 3rd - $7
Participation: $1

RULES:

  1. All entries in this division must be entered Thursday, August 17, 2017, between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
  2. No purchased mixes may be used. All entries must be made from scratch.
  3. Winning entries must be left for display throughout the Fair.
  4. Entries that do not place will not be displayed.  They will be donated to various non-profit organizations.
  5. Entries must be in disposable containers. All other containers become property of the Fair.
  6. All entries become the property of the Fair and will not be returned.

CLASS 1 – 5-8 YEARS OF AGE
LOT
1. Biscuits (3)
2. Brownies - Iced (3)
3. Brownies - Un-iced (3)
4. Candy (3 Servings)
5. Cornbread (3 Servings)
6. Cupcakes - Decorated (3)
7. Quick bread (1 loaf)
8-14 Cookies - Plate of 3
     8. Bar
     9. Chocolate Chip
    10. No Bake
    11. Oatmeal
    12. Peanut Butter
    13. Snickerdoodles
    14. Sugar

CLASS 2 – 9-13 YEARS OF AGE
LOT
1. Biscuits (3)
2. Brownies - Iced (3)
3. Brownies - Un-iced (3)
4. Cake - Iced (1/2 Cake)
5. Candy (3 Servings)
6. Candy - Chocolate (3 Servings)
7. Cornbread Muffins or Sticks (3)
8. Cupcakes - Decorated (3)
9. Fruit Cobbler
10. Fudge - Chocolate (3 Servings)
11. Fudge - Peanut Butter (3 Servings)
12. Quick Bread (1 Loaf)
13. Sour Dough Bread (1 Loaf or 3 Rolls)
14-17 Pies
     14. Custard
     15. Fruit
     16. Cream with Meringue
     17. Chocolate Fudge
18-24 Cookies - Plate of 3
     18. Bar
     19. Chocolate Chip
     20. No Bake
     21. Oatmeal
     22. Peanut Butter
     23. Snickerdoodles
     24. Sugar

CLASS 3: 14-18 YEARS OF AGE
LOT
1. Biscuits (3)
2. Brownies - Iced (3)
3. Brownies - Un-iced (3)
4. Cake - Decorated 
5. Cake - Iced ( 2 Layer - 1/2 Cake)
6. Candy (3 Servings)
7. Cupcakes - Decorated (3)
8. Fried Fruit Pies (3)
9. Fruit Cobbler
10. Fudge - Chocolate (3 Servings)
11. Fudge - Peanut Butter (3 Servings)
12. Quick Bread (1 Loaf)
13. Sour Dough Bread (1 Loaf or 3 Rolls)
14. Cornbread Muffins or Sticks (3)
15. Yeast Bread (1 Loaf or 3 Rolls)
16-19 Pies
      16. Custard
      17. Fruit
      18. Cream with Meringue
      19. Chocolate Fudge
20-26 Cookies - Plate of 3
     20. Bar
     21. Chocolate Chip
     22. No Bake
     23. Oatmeal
     24. Peanut Butter
     25. Snickerdoodles
     26. Sugar

DIVISION 5: PLANTS
(Flowers and Herbs)

CLASS 1 – 5 - 8 YEARS · CLASS 2 – 9 - 13 YEARS · CLASS 3 – 14 - 18 YEARS
PREMIUMS: lst - $12 · 2nd - $9 · 3rd - $7

  • All entries in this division must be entered Thursday, August 17, 2017, between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
  • Lots 1-9 are for specimens only (only 1 stem per entry).
  • Bud Vases will be provided.  All other containers become the property of the Fair and will not be returned.
  • All flowers must be in plastic pots only, 12" across or less.

LOT
1. Large Zinnia - over 2"
2. Small Zinnia - under 2"
3. Large Marigold - over 2"
4. Small Marigold - under 2"
5. Dahlia
6. Gladiolas
7. Petunia
8. 1 Cut Rose
9. 1 Cut Miniature Rose
10. Sunflower (5" across or less - petal to petal)
11. Mixed Arrangement (5 kinds of flowers)
12. Other Cut Flowers – (3 of a kind)
13. Blooming Geranium in Pot
14. Plants Growing for Blooms (Hanging Baskets, etc.)
15. Mixed Flowers grown in a Pot (3 or more kinds)
16. Terrarium
17. Plants Growing for Foliage (Coleus, Fern, Potato Vine, etc.)
18. Herb in a pot
 

DIVISION 6: 4-H POSTERS
Must be a 4-H Member

Contact Morgan Beaty or Stephanie Sherfield at the 4-H Office - 444-9584

CLASS 1 – UNDER 9 YEARS · CLASS 2 – 9 - 13 YEARS · CLASS 3 – 14 - 18 YEARS
PREMIUMS: lst - $12 · 2nd - $9· 3rd - $7
 

POSTER SIZE: 14” x 22”

LOT
1. Dairy Food Poster
2. General 4-H Poster (4-H Poster Art)
3. 4-H Project Poster

DIVISION 7: YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY

CLASS 1 – 5 - 8 YEARS· CLASS 2 – 9 - 13 YEARS· CLASS 3 – 14 - 18 YEARS
PREMIUMS: lst - $12 · 2nd - $9 · 3rd - $7

 RULES:

  1. All photos must be the original work of the exhibitor.
  2. Exhibitor is limited to one (1) photograph in each lot.
  3. Name, phone number and age of the exhibitor must be on the back upper right, whichever orientation is presented. This is to ensure the photo is entered into the correct class.
  4. Judging will be based on quality, composition, originality and relevance.
  5. All photos must be 8 x 10 and mounted on mat board with a stiff backing. NO poster board. The mat board must be 11 x 14 ONLY with an 8 x 10 opening.
  6. Any color mat will be accepted. No decoration is allowed on mat. NO framed pictures.
  7. Due to limited display space, the same image cannot be entered in both color and black and white.
  8. The management of the Fair reserves the right to refuse any photograph deemed unsuitable for competition and all photographs will be displayed at the discretion of the management of the Fair.
  9. Entries that do not meet requirements may be disqualified for awards.
  10. Any photograph that has previously been entered at this Fair is ineligible to compete.

COLOR – LOTS 1 –20

People

1. Infant
2. Female (not infant)
3. Male (not infant)
4. Multiple (2 or more)
Scenic
5. Landscape
6. Waterscape
7. Skyscape (sunsets, clouds, etc.)
8. Weather (snow scene, lightning, thunderstorm, etc.)
Nature
9. Birdlife
10. Insects
11. Pets
12. Plants/Flowers
13. Wildlife

Other
14. Architecture (Building, bridges, etc.)
15. Farm Life (Barns, hay bales, farm animals, tractors
     or other equipment, etc.)
16. Landmark/Monuments (Local, state, federal, etc.)
17. Special Effects (such as multiple exposure, time
     lapse, special use of filters, etc.)
18. Sports or Action
19. Transportation (Vehicles, trains, planes, bikes, etc.
   - tractors included in #15)
20. Still Life (A combination of objects arranged by the photographer in a pleasing composition.)

BLACK & WHITE 

LOTS 21 - 26
21. Animals
22. Architecture
23. People
24. Landscape, waterscape or skyscape
25. Still Life (A combination of objects arranged by the photographer in a pleasing composition.)
26. Landmark/Monument

DIVISION 8: 4-H TABLE TOP EXHIBITS

  1. Must have been a 4-H member during the 2016–2017 year.
  2. Exhibit must be related to the 4-H member’s 4-H Project (not school or science project).
  3. Must be “free standing.” (Member must furnish own card table.)
  4. Exhibits must be registered and assembled on Saturday, August 12, 2017, between 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  5. Contact Morgan Beaty or Stephanie Sherfield at the 4-H Office for more information: 444-9584.

PREMIUMS: lst - $20 · 2nd - $15 · 3rd - $12

LOT 1 – Junior (grades 4-6)
LOT 2
– Junior High (grades 7-8)
LOT 3
– Senior High (grades 9-12)