4-H Events and Activities are supportive of the 4-H projects that Youth enroll in.  Events and Activities are mostly volunteer lead and provide youth an opportunity to showcase their achievements and accomplishments in a 4-H project.

Please check the Calendar for 4-H club meeting dates and activities.

For more information about 4-H State Events follow this link to the State Events Calendar.

Sumter County Farmer's Market Bred Heifer Expo & Sale

Summer Day Camps

Date & Location
Information & Forms

Last Day to Order

Oct. 5, 2016

4-H Apple and Pecan Fundraiser Apple and Pecan Form
Oct. 3 - 7, 2016 National 4-H Week National 4-H Link
Oct. 5, 2016 National Youth Science Day National Youth Science Link

Nov. 1, 2016


AG Center

Apple and Pecan Pickup for Bushnell ONLY Dates subject to change

Nov. 3, 2016


Spanish Springs

Apple and Pecan Pickup for The Villages ONLY Dates subject to change

Nov. 12, 2016

9 - 2pm


Farm City Contact 4-H office if you or your club is interested in participating

Dec. 2 - 4, 2016

Camp Cloverleaf

Lake Placid, FL

Leadership Adventure Weekend Registration: October 24th – November 18th through Florida 4-H Online

Dec. 10, 2016


AG Center

Premier Exhibitor Field Day and Showmanship Clinic

Flyer Rules


4-H Building

1st Meats Judging Team Meeting  

Jan. 8- 9, 2017


Livestock and Meats Judging Clinic Register by January 5th

Jan. 14, 2017

9 - 2pm

AG Center

Premier Exhibitor Workshop

Flyer Rules

Click for Event Resources

Topics Covered By Age

Jan. 18, 2017


Hog and Ham Register by January 15th

Jan. 28, 2017

8 - 1pm

AG Center

County Events Day

& Share-The-Fun


 Click for Event Resources

Registration Form

Demonstration Categories


Feb. 9 - 20, 2017

Tampa Fairgrounds

Florida State Fair Feb. 11th 4-H Showcase and Judging Contests

Feb. 27, 2017

1 - 6pm

AG Center

Enter Family Living Exhibits


Peach Tree Project

Youth Rules & Entry Form

Adult Rules & Entry Form

Check-in Procedures

Entry Tag Instructions

March 3 - 12, 2017

March 7, 2017

3 - 6pm

Sumter Fairgrounds

Premier Exhibitor Knowledge Tests and Skillathons

Topics Covered By Age

March 13, 2017

Order Forms Due

Cookie Fundraiser Order Form

March 23, 2017

Tallahasee, FL

4-H Day at The Capital Registration: February 1 to March 1 through Florida 4HOnline

March 26, 2017

Sumter Equestrian Center

Sumter County 4-H Horse Show

Show Registration Form

Show Bill

Show Flier

April 3, 2017

2017-2018 4-H and FFA Peach Tree Project

Registration Deadline

Eventbrite Link

Peach Tree Brochure

Contest Rules

Record Book

April 24, 2017

5:30pm - 7:30pm

4-H Bldg.

Peach Tree Project and Tree Distribution Workshop Peach Tree Brochure

AG Literacy Day

AG in the Classroom

Contact 4-H office if you or your club is interested in participating

May 6, 2017

Citrus County

8 am Check-In

District Events Day  

May 11, 2017

AG Center

Tropicana Public Speaking County Contest  

May 12-13, 2017

Sumter Equestrian Center

Area C Horse Show



Market Animal Exhibitor's Meeting Market Animal Rules & Application Form

May 22, 2017

4-H Office

Senior Portfolio and State Entries Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm

June 2 - 4, 2017

Camp Cherry Lake

Madison, FL

Intermediate State Registration: April 24th to May 19th through Florida 4-H Online

June 12, 2017

4-H Office

4-H Project/Record Books
Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm

June 12, 2017

4-H Office

Awards Applications

Due to 4-H Office by 5:00pm

June 26 - 30, 2017

Tallahassee, FL

Registration: March 1 to May 2nd through Florida 4-H Online

July 3rd - 7th, 2017

Camp Cherry Lake

Madison, FL

Camp Cherry Lake

Camper Registration Packet

4-H Participation Form

Medication Administration Form

Summer Food Service Form

Pictures of Camp Cherry Lake

July 12 -15, 2017

Tampa Fairgrounds

State 4-H Horse Show  

July 24 - 28, 2017

UF Campus

Early Bird Registration: April 1st - 30th

Regular Registration: May 1st - 31st

August 11, 2017 6:00pm

AG Center

Annual Youth Awards Banquet
RSVP to 4-H Office by July 21st