4-H Events

Banquet District Events
Camp Ocala Florida 4-H Legislature
Citrus County Fair Newsletter (205KB pdf)
Citrus Stampede Rodeo State Leaders Forum
County Events Day

For further 4-H information on Events, check out the University of Florida Web Page at http://florida4h.org/events.

4-H Citrus Stampede Rodeo

November 18-19, 2016

Through the hard work and dedication of the Citrus County 4-H Foundation Directors and local business sponsorship, we have held many very successful Rodeos in Citrus County. The Citrus Stampede Rodeo this year will be held November 18-19 at the Citrus County Fair Grounds.

For more information, contact (352) 564-4525.

Florida 4-H Legislature

June 27 - July 1, 2016

A week-long (Monday to Friday) hands on experience will be held in Tallahassee  June 27 - July 1. Senior members role play lobbyists and legislatures as they debate over various legislative bills. By doing this, youth learn about the legislative process.

County 4-H Camp Cherry Lake

June 18 - 22, 2016

A week-long (Monday to Friday) camping session for Citrus County youth will be held during the summer at the 4-H Camp Cherry Lake  June 18 - 22. Camp Staff and Extension Agents supervise the camp. Youths must be 8 years of age as of 9/1/2008, and no older than 12. You must be a 4-H member to attend.

If you are interested, please contact the 4-H office at 527-5700.

Citrus County Fair

An opportunity for 4-H members to exhibit their 4-H projects. The fair is the 3rd week of March. Visit their website at http://www.citruscountyfair.com.

For more information call (352)726-2993.

County Events Day

Demonstrations and speeches are given in a contest setting for Juniors, Intermediates, and Seniors in various categories. Ribbons are awarded and judges give valuable comments. Qualifiers go to the District level event. County Events usually take place the 1st Saturday of February.

State Leaders Forum

A weekend training session for Florida 4-H Leaders and Volunteers similar to Rock Eagle. Usually held at one of the State 4-H Camps, and takes place some time in April.

District Events

District competition in the demonstration and speech categories. Juniors and Intermediates stop at this level. Senior qualifiers will go to State 4-H Congress at the University of Florida at Gainesville. District Events is usually held the first Saturday in May.

4-H Banquet

The time when 4-H members, volunteers and donors are recognized for their achievements for the past year.