4-H at the Sandwich Fair - 2023


The Sandwich Fair
7 Wentworth Hill Road
Sandwich, NH 03227
United States

Sandwich Fair Dates: October 7-9, 2023

Every year, 4-H’ers from around the state showcase their projects at the Sandwich Fair, an annual event full of fun and community. 

Details about 4-H shows are outlined below. Remember to register by September 15 for animal exhibits!

4-H Livestock Show Registration:

Youth planning to show beef, dairy, dogs, goats, horses, sheep, swine, working steer, or participate in a fence talk can register online through Fair Entry here. Check out these guidelines for more info. The entry Deadline is September 15. Check out this registration help guide or video for questions regarding the Fair Entry website.

4-H Animal Fence Talks:

4-H members are invited to give Animal Fence Talks, where they bring their animals into the show ring, give a short talk about their project to small groups along the side of the ring, and answer questions from the public. Check out the Fence Talk guidelines and scoresheet for more information and register online through Fair Entry by September 15.

Club Exhibits:

Any Carroll County 4-H member, family, or club can create and enter a 4-H exhibit, educational exhibit, or 4-H Scarecrow to display in the exhibit hall. See the club exhibit guidelines for more details. If you’re interested in exhibiting, please contact Gregory.hufford@unh.edu


Questions about 4-H livestock shows, Animal Fence Talks, or club exhibits, can be directed to Greg Hufford at Gregory.hufford@unh.edu or 603-389-6115.

For information regarding camping at the fair, open livestock shows, or livestock check-ins, please contact The Sandwich Fair Association at 603-284-7062 or info@thesandwichfair.com. You can find additional information at https://www.thesandwichfair.com

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