4-H Fair

July 21 - 24, 2022

The 4-H Fair is the biggest showcase for our members, our biggest fundraiser to provide the program all year, and it's also just plain big family fun! Come and join us!

We are constantly adding more details as they become available.

Fair Schedule, Directions, more details


Enter your project in the Fair - anyone K-Adult from Morris County


Forms for our non-profit, crafters, and other groups


Fill out the Sponsorship form and get your spot at the Fair


Sign up to put it all together and help us run a successful event


Dunk tank form, overnight camping, help with club activities, join the fun

2022 Fair Theme

"Discover more with 4-H"


The Winner of our 4-H Fair Theme Contest this year is:

Amelia T, grade 6, member of Kids 4 Kindness,
with her design: "Discover more with 4-H".

Congratulations Amelia!

All clubs are encouraged to incorporate the theme into their club display at the Fair, their club banner for the parade of clubs, T-shirts, activities, and more.

We asked our 4-H members to vote for their favorite Fair Theme. Check out the Discoveries Page for the winners. A big thank you to all who participated in the Fair Theme Contest by submitting their design!

Frequently Asked Questions

General Information:

What are the dates of the fair?

    • July 21-24

Where is the fair located?

    • Chubb Park, Chester NJ

    • Next to Chester Library

    • 250 W Main St, Chester, NJ 07930

Days and times of the fair?

    • Thursday July 21 from 5-10pm

    • Friday July 22 from 11am-10pm

    • Saturday July 23 from 11am-10pm

    • Sunday July 24 from 11am-4pm

What will be available at the fair?

    • Amusement rides, non-profit tables, animals, livestock barn, fireworks, demonstrations, hands-on activities, live entertainment, various food items, hay rides, watermelon eating contest, dress a pet contest, project animal shows, etc.

Can I bring my dog to the fair?

    • Yes, but only on a 6’ leash. No retractable leashes.

Where can I find more information?

    • https://www.morris4h.org/4-h-fair

Can I volunteer at the fair?

    • YES you can sign up here: https://www.morris4h.org/4-h-fair/volunteer-at-the-4-h-fair

Parking:

    • $5 parking donation supports the Morris County 4-H program and the West Morris Mendham High School Marching Band.

    • $10 donation parking Friday night (after 6:00 PM) due to fireworks

Admission fee?

  • No admission price. Only the $5 donation for parking.


Amusement Rides

When are amusement rides open?

    • Thursday July 21 from 5-10pm

    • Friday July 22 from 5-10pm

    • Saturday July 23 from 1-10pm

    • Sunday July 24 from 12-close


Events:

When are the fireworks?

    • Friday night, July 19th (rain date: Saturday, July 20th)

When are the hot air balloon rides?

    • Saturday, July 20th from 6:30-10:30pm

    • $10 per rider

    • Balloon will only launch if weather conditions permit

Who may ride in the hot air balloon?

    • Riders must be able to climb in and out of the basket with little assistance and stand in the basket throughout the ride.

    • Children (5+ years) must be accompanied by an adult and be comfortable with the noise and heat from the balloon’s burner.

    • Children may not be held by an adult while in the basket.


Feel free to send this postcard to friends and family.

This page will be updated as we get closer to the dates. Check back often. If you have any questions feel free to contact the 4-H Office or Fair Committee at the email address or number below.