Please celebrate with us at the 2014 Fair at the PNE, August 16 to September 1 (closed Monday, August 18 and 25).
The 2013 4-H Festival at the PNE will be held from August 17 to 20
and will host competitions in: Beef, Dairy, Dog, Llama, Goat, Poultry,
Swine, Sheep, Rabbit, Sewing, Crafts, Photography, and Horse. The PNE
awards over $7000.00 in prize money and 75 Championship prizes! There
will be tons of special events for members to enjoy so come on out and
experience the 4-H Festival at the PNE.
Check out the 2013 4-H Festival Schedule for show information.
4-H Entry Office
Phone: (604) 252-3581
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns; we would love to hear from you! Also, you can get added to our mailing list. If you want the most up to date information, email us and request to be added.
Prizebooks & Registration packages have been sent out to all clubs who have attended in the last 2 years. A hard copy of the prizebooks is available for all other clubs upon request. They are also now available online. If you do not receive your package or require more information please call the 4-H Entry Office at the number listed below.
Monday closure: The Fair will be closed to the public on Monday August 19 however all 4-H programs will run as usual. Members and parents can obtain information about grounds access from their leader as instructions will be included in the 4-H prizebook package.
The 4-H Festival theme this year is "Celebrate 4-H". There are lots of possibilities with this theme, including but not limited to the Canadian 4-H 100th Anniversary so be as creative as you like!
Old Favourites are Back Again!
We know how hard 4-H members work to keep their stalls in tip-top shape. To thank you yet again for all your effort, we are bringing back the Herdsmanship Spotlight Program. Individual members seen going above and beyond the call of stall duty will be recognized on a daily basis. These names will be entered into a draw for a special award at the end of the 4-H Festival.
The PNE Judging Competition is here again in 2013! We are accepting entries for the competition from District Key leaders. If you are a member and are interested in joining this competition, please contact your club leader for information on entering. Once again, we will be awarding wonderful prizes including a trip to Agribition, and almost $2000 in cash prizes!
The PNE is excited to once again host the Speak and Show Competition! Members are invited to attend the PNE from Sunday August 18 to Tuesday August 20 and participate in this event. The competition itself will start at 9am on Monday August 19.
Open to all registered members aged 6-8, the PNE Cloverbud program will take place Monday August 19 at 11am and offers 3 different, fun-filled units. The Cloverbuds will once again be able to enter a writing competition and poster class, as well as participate in several 4-H Special Events!
New This Year!
BC 4-H has paired up with the Innovations Branch of the BC Ministry of Agriculture to bring the 4-H members an exciting Educational Display competition with the topic being: "B.C. Roots to Recipe". This is an exciting chance to educate everyone on a value added BC agrifood product. See the form in your entry package or the link below for more information.
The annual 4-H Auction at the PNE allows members in Beef, Lamb, Swine, Goat and Rabbit projects to sell their market animals as their final requirement of achieving. 4-H projects are known to be top grade meat and are home grown and fed animals. The 2013 4-H Auction will take place on Tuesday August 20, in the PNE Agrodome. The sale schedule will included in the prizebook.
4-H Festival Entry Forms
2013 4-H Prizebook
- Meal Ticket, Admission and Parking Pass Form
- Stabling Form
- Dairy Project Sire Info
- PNE Release Form
- Entry Form
Individual or District Forms:
- BCYA Travel Assistance Application
- Provincial Judging Application
- PNE Ambassador Application Form
- Overnight Parking Application
- BC Roots to Recipe
- Speak and Show Competition
This year’s auction will be held on August 20 in the Agrodome starting at 10am. A few changes to buyer procedures will be sent to leaders and posted here for review. Buyers are encouraged to check on changes before registering.
With much thanks to our generous class sponsors, we are able to award over 150 championship jackets, equipment bags, belt buckles and cash to well deserving members. We would like to thank all of our sponsors, and ask that you please support our business sponsors and be sure to thank those that personally sponsor classes.
We are working hard to secure the 2013 sponsors and would encourage anyone interested in sponsoring a class to contact the Agriculture office at 604-252-3581 or by email at email@example.com.