Special Events & Festivals

Baked goods

4-H'er Kayla Newman (left) and Judge Joy Bennett, of Whitley County, discuss some baking finer points during Huntington County 4-H Fair non-livestock project judging on Thursday, July 19, at Lincoln Elementary School.

Aerospace


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Judge Gerry Scheurich (left), of Noble County, and Nathaniel Alwine talk about Alwine's aerospace project during Huntington County 4-H Fair non-livestock project judging on Thursday, July 19, at Lincoln Elementary School.

Child development


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Katelyn McMillan (right) explains some of her child development project to Judge Anita Senesac, of Allen County, during Huntington County 4-H Fair non-livestock project on Thursday, July 19, at Lincoln Elementary School.

Health


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Graden Fields (right) discusses some of the items in his health kit with Judge Carol Pierson, of Delaware County, during Huntington County 4-H Fair non-livestock project judging on Thursday morning, July 19, at Lincoln Elementary School.

Collections


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Anna Elliott (left) and Judge Amy Dreibelbis, of Whitley County, discuss Elliott's collections project on Thursday morning, July 19, at non-livestock project judging for the Huntington County 4-H Fair at Lincoln Elementary School.

Cake decorating


Photo by Scott Trauner.

Jordan Neal (left)  and Judge Marvene Johsnon, of Kosciusko County, talk about her cake decorating skills in 4-H non-livestock project judging for the Huntington County 4-H Fair at Lincoln Elementary School on Thursday morning, July 19.

Two-day horse show has something for almost everyone with contests, judging

The 2018 Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show was held on Saturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15, at the Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club.

Events were held in western, English and contesting categories.
In the western competition, Delaney Wall had the champion gelding, Lainey Thompson had the champion pony gelding, Emma Eckert had the champion pony mare and Aleah Eckert had the champion western type mare. Aleah Eckert also had the champion showmanship at halter pony.

Chatting about clothing


Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

Gage Clain (right) listens as judge and former Huntington County 4-H’er Amy Ambriole goes over the notebook he put together as part of his consumer clothing project, during the 4-H consumer clothing judging held Tuesday, July 17, at Lincoln Elementary School. 4-H members were judged on their notebooks as well as the outfits they put together and modeled during the contest.

A fashionable review


Photo by Rebecca Sandlin.

4-H’er Ashton McCoy (left) shows off her ensemble to judge Janet Hobson, of Anderson, Tuesday, July 17, during the 4-H fashion revue judging held at Lincoln Elementary School. About 25 girls participated in the project, which included clothing items they constructed themselves.

Pole bending


Photo by Steve Clark.

Arizona Sunday weaves between two poles during the pole bending class for senior exhibitors on ponies 56 inches and under at the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

Dropping it in


Photo by Steve Clark.

Jacob Wood prepares to drop his flag in the bucket during the flag race for senior exhibitors on ponies 56 inches and under at the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

Tight turn


Photo by Steve Clark.

Josephine Fritcha takes a tight turn around a barrel during the barrel race for junior exhibitors on ponies 56 inches and under at the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

Stick horse speedster


Photo by Steve Clark.

A galloping Damon Husband enjoys himself as he participates in the stick horse race at the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

Fortune teller


Photo by Steve Clark.

Madison Wajer (left), portraying a fortune teller, pauses from gazing into the crystal ball on her horse to chat with Judge Rob Robinson during the costume class at the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

Challenge completed


Photo by Steve Clark.

Josephine Fritcha successfully completes the rope barrier portion of the trail class for junior exhibitors on ponies 56 inches and under during the Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Show on Sunday, July 15, at Chief LaFontaine Saddle Club, in Huntington.

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