Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

When is the fair?

The 2022 Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair will be held on July 15 through July 23.

Is it open to the public?

Yes, the fair will once again be open to the public. Bring your friends and family!

How much does it cost to attend the fair?

The fair itself is free. Parking is free and our shuttle service is also free. Other activities at the fair (carnival, dining, etc.) have additional costs associated with them.

Is there a masking requirement?

We will continue to monitor local health requirements as necessary. Currently, there is no mask requirement.

Dining

I bought Dinner Event Tickets through the BT Humble’s website. Where can I use them?

There are two options available from the BT Humble’s website:

  • 2022 Tippecanoe County Prepaid Fair Cash - These are only usable for the breakfasts and dinners hosted by BT Humble’s Catering. You cannot use them with the other food vendors on property.
  • Dan’s Fish Fry - These are only usable on Friday when dinner is hosted by Dan’s Fish Fry and BT Humble’s Catering. They cannot be used at other times with BT Humble’s or with any other food vendor on property.

Projects

How do I register my projects and what is the timeline?

All projects need to be entered into FairEntry (different than 4-H Online!) no later than June 22, 2022. Please use the link below to access FairEntry.

Where do I enter to drop off my 4-H project?

The main door on the south side of the coliseum.

Where do the green folders/record sheets go?

Submit them in the green crate in the 4-H office (east hallway). Green folders aren’t necessary; only record sheets.

Special Events

When is the Pie Eating Contest and how do I sign up?

Date/time TBD. The sign up form will be in the 4-H Extension Office, East Wing, in the Main Fairgrounds Building.

When is the Kiddie Tractor Pull and how do I sign up?

Date/time TBD. The sign up form will be in the 4-H Extension Office, East Wing, in the Main Fairgrounds Building.

Carnival

When is the carnival open?

Operating hours for the fair and carnival vary slightly throughout the week. Please check the following resources for more information:

How much does the carnival cost?

  • Regular ticket prices are $1.50 each or 22 for $30.00. Rides take 2 or more tickets.
  • Tuesday and Saturday tickets are $2.00 each or 12 for $20.00. All rides take one ticket.

There are no bracelets or other offers.

When is Family Day?

Family Day is Tuesday, all rides take one ticket each!

Auction

What is the sale order for this year’s auction?

The sale order is as follows:

  • Rabbits
  • Poultry
  • Goats
  • Swine
  • Beef and Dairy
  • Sheep