Competitive Events

**Welcome to the Sumter County Fair Competitive Events!**

**Explore and Compete**

Join us at the Sumter County Fair, where excitement and tradition come together in a celebration of community talent and creativity. Whether you're showcasing your prized livestock, displaying your artistic flair, or participating in unique competitions like our haybale contest, there's something for everyone to enjoy and compete in.

**Competitive Categories**

**Livestock Shows**: From cattle to poultry, compete in various livestock categories judged by experts in the field.
**Arts and Crafts**: Display your artistic skills in painting, sculpture, photography, and more.
**Home Goods and Farm Produce**: Show off your best jams, jellies, preserves, and homegrown fruits and vegetables.
**Old McDonalds Barn**: Bring your beloved farm pets to showcase all week and compete for Grand and Reserve Champion Rabbit, Chicken, and Display.
**Haybale Competition**: Get creative with your 4-H club or FFA Chapter and design the most eye-catching haybale, following our theme of the year.

**Why Participate?**

**Community Pride**: Showcase your talents and contributions to the community.
**Friendly Competition**: Compete with fellow enthusiasts and earn recognition for your hard work.
**Fun and Entertainment**: Enjoy a week filled with festivities, food, and entertainment for the whole family.

**How to Participate**

Stay tuned for updates on registration and deadlines for each event. Participation guidelines and entry forms will be available soon. Don't miss your chance to be part of the Sumter County Fair's rich tradition of excellence and camaraderie.

**Join Us at the Fair**

Mark your calendars and bring your competitive spirit to the Sumter County Fair. Whether you're a seasoned participant or a first-time entrant, there's a place for you to shine. Follow us on social media and subscribe to our newsletter for the latest updates and announcements.

**Contact Us**

Have questions or need more information? Contact our fair organizers at (352)-569-6851

**Get Ready to Compete and Celebrate at the Sumter County Fair!**
Livestock Shows Livestock Shows
Old McDonald's Barn Old McDonald's Barn
Family Living Exhibit Family Living Exhibit
Horticulture Show Horticulture Show
Haybale Competition Haybale Competition
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