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Date(s) - 09/17/2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Walker County Fairgrounds


Walker County Fair to Host 2018-2019 Jamboree

September17, 2018

To the Parents/Guardians and youth you are cordially invited to attend the

2018-2019 Jamboree that will be held September 17th at 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Main Building at the Walker County Fairgrounds.   The purpose of this meeting is for students and parents/guardians to obtain information about the opportunities for the youth of Walker County to participate in events at the Walker County Fair.  At the beginning of the Jamboree a meeting will be held to explain the mandatory work hours required of students and parents who compete in the events listed below.  Each student will receive one hour of credit for attending this meeting and will need to sign up.

In addition the rules and procedures for the events will be provided for each event at the respective table.  Representatives for each event will be available to answer questions and distribute information.

The Auction Sale events include: Broiler and Turkey Division, Fryer Pen Rabbit Division, Market Barrow Division, Goat Division, Lamb Division, Steer Calf Division, Breeding Heifer, Scramble Heifer, Baked & Canned Goods, Supervised Projects, Art, and Horticulture.  Other events include the Academic Rodeo, Little Tykes Rodeo, Mutton Bustin, and Clothing.

Last year WCFA youth participants received more than $700,000 from the sale of projects and scholarships.