4-H Competition


Department "V01"


Superintendent: Dr. Shannon B. McCollum


North Carolina 4-H is an educational program of N.C. State University and N.C. Agricultural and Technical State University and is part of the National 4-H organization.


4-H Competitions: County Exhibits, Crafts, Photography, Entomology

4-H Hay Bale Competition: Open to all NC County 4-H Program - Limit ONE entry per county


Online Entry Deadline: September 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

Paper Entry Deadline: Must be postmarked by 5 p.m. or hand delivered by 4 p.m. on September 15, 2017.


Registration is now CLOSED.

At the end of your online registration, don't forget to click 'SUBMIT'. If not, your entry/entries will not be received.


Registration is now CLOSED.


Entries may be mailed to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office

1010 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699

Entries may be hand delivered to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office

1025 Blue Ridge Road

Raleigh, NC 27607


Please note that entries mailed to 1025 Blue Ridge Rd. will NOT be delivered to the fairgrounds. This is NOT a deliverable USPS address.


4-H Hay Bale Registration  Registration is now CLOSED.

Click here for Hay Bale Entry Form

One entry per county is allowed. Entry must be approved by the County 4-H Agent.


Exhibits will be released on October 23, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.



Lot number category descriptions appearing online are abbreviated due to space limitations. Refer to the online premium book for a complete description of all lot number categories in each department before registering online.


Exhibitors who choose not to disclose their full Social Security Number at the time of registration (paper entry forms or online), even if they have submitted an entry in the past, forfeit any and all premium monies they may be entitled to.


If you have questions, please contact the N.C. State Fair Entry Department at (919) 839-4515.