2023 RULES


Displays are allowed by any Calhoun County individual or group.  They may request and decorate as many entries in this department as they wish.
Display area will be assigned by superintendents and will be labeled for exhibitor upon their arrival to set up booth.

Set Up
Set up can be done on Saturday, October 14, from noon to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, October 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  If special arrangements need to be made, please call Schelly, at 214-517-5451.

Display areas may have tabletops and backboards decorated.  Skirting and banners are allowed on front of booth (if wanted) as long as there is no obstruction in walkways.  


Judging and Awards

Age Categories (age is determined as of August 31)

         A. Youth:  5-18 years old

         B. Adult:   19 years and above

Youth and adult entries will be judged based on the following separation:

         A. Individual Exhibit
         B. Group Exhibit      


Judging will be done on Monday, October 16.

Judging of work will be based on a point system of 1 to 25 for each of the following:


Use of color

Educational value

Overall attractiveness


Awards for categories will be given as follows: 

1 grand champion

1 reserve champion

1 first place

1 second place

1 third place


Sunday, October 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. only.  If special arrangements need to be made, please call Schelly, at 214-517-5451.



D1 Health
D2 Educational/Informational
D3 Services/Civic
D4 Agriculture        

No items or services may be directly sold out of this building.  Promotional and fundraising activities/information is allowed. The Calhoun County Fair Association is not responsible for lost items.