Serving Fulton, Mason, Peoria and Tazewell Counties

2020 Virtual 4-H Shows

Everything you need to know about virtual 4-H shows in Fulton, Mason, Peoria, and Tazewell counties is here!

All 4-H Shows and Exhibitions through July are transitioning to a virtual format. This includes general project and livestock shows for Fulton, Mason, Peoria, and Tazewell Counties. Most exhibits will require the 4-H member to submit their exhibits by uploading documents (such as reports, pictures, and/or videos) to digital platforms. Submission deadlines are listed below.

General Info for All Projects

County Show BooksFulton | Mason | Peoria | Tazewell

Virtual Show Exhibitor Requirements & Tips – This resource includes a general overview on what will be needed to participate in virtual 4-H Shows.

Fair Entry Exhibit Requirements – This chart details what documents need to be uploaded for each project.

4-H Project Report – This is a template for the written project report that is required for most projects.

Cloverbud Project Report – This is a template for the written project report that is required for  Cloverbud projects.

Exhibit Card – Use this fillable form to create individual cards that will display details of the exhibit in the uploaded photos.

 

Submitting Projects

Fair Entry LinksFulton | Mason | Peoria | Tazewell

Family Instructions for Fair Entry – This provides step-by-step instructions on how to enter projects and upload photos on the FairEntry platform.

Box Folder LinksFulton | Mason | Peoria | Tazewell

Instructions for Video Uploads to Box – This provides step-by-step instructions on how to upload the videos required by some projects to the Box platform.

Drive-Up WIFI Hot Spots – High-Speed internet access may be needed to upload vides. Should you need access to high-speed internet or an improved connection, this map shows locations of free, drive-up WIFI hot spots around the state. (We encourage you to test locations prior to uploading attempts.)

 

Other Projects

Livestock Entry Guidelines

Example Livestock Videos – (This link will take you to another website.) Please note that these examples are longer than 4-H requirements allow.

County Dog Show Information

Public Speaking Participant Fact Sheet

 

County Specific Information

Fulton

Project Submission Deadlines:

  • June 20 – Public Presentations, Performing Arts, Sewing/Shopping
  • July 8 – Pet Show Projects
  • July 11 – General Show Projects
  • July 20 – Livestock, Dog
  • August 1 – Horse (Possibility of live show still to be determined)

Submissions can be emailed to Janis at jblout@illinois.edu or delivered:

University of Illinois Extension Fulton County Office

15411 North IL 100 Highway

Lewistown, IL 61542

 

Mason

Project Submission Deadline:

  • July 10 - All projects

Judging Dates:

  • July 20-23 - All projects

Mason Livestock Class Information

 

Peoria

Project Submission Deadline:

  • June 26 - Public Speaking Videos
  • July 10 - Sewing & Textile Projects
  • July 18 - Horse & Pony Videos
  • July 24 - All other General Projects & Livestock Entries

Judging dates:

  • June 29 - 30 - Public Speaking
  • July 13 - 15 - Sewing & Textiles
  • July 20 - 21 - Horse & Pony 
  • July 28 - 30 - General Show 

Peoria Virtual Public Speaking Fact Sheet

Peoria Virtual 4-H Horse Show Information

 

Tazewell

Project Submission Deadline:

  • July 15 - All projects

Judging Dates:

  • July 25-29 - All projects