Llama Clinic Fun/Show Day

Llama Clinic Fun/show day to be held at the Llama area on Sunday, July 9th, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  No charge, great learning experience for fair! Enter Gate 1

By | May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2017 BCYF Prince and Princess Contest Registration Now Open!

Registration is now open for the 2017 Berrien County Youth Fair Prince and Princess Contest.   The application and contest guidelines can be downloaded from the "Exhibitor" Section of bcyf.org    

By | May 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Corrections for 2017 Exhibitor Handbook

On the inside cover of the 2017 Exhibitor Handbook are a couple of errors: Left hand column - Sunday - P & P contest and K & Q contest is NOT on Sunday this year!!!!  It is Friday, August 11 as stated correctly on page 2 of the Exhibitor Handbook Monday - Swine Showmanship was [...]

By | May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Seeking Your Assistance for the Historical Building

In anticipation of the 2017 Berrien County Youth Fair, the Fair’s historical committee is seeking your assistance in developing this year’s exhibits. In past years, exhibits have included countywide themes or a decade. This year we would like to focus on two of our most important features in Berrien County, our bountiful agricultural production and [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Best Friends 4-H Club

Best Friends 4-H Club is looking for traditional and non-traditional youngsters and leaders who are interested in a canine training project with the goal of dog competition at the Berrien County Youth Fair and 4-H.  Dog competition will include Junior Showmanship (conformation), Obedience, Agility and Rally training, Dog Science Notebook, as well as, American Kennel [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2017 Fair Equine Schedule Changes for Judging

FAIR WEEK SCHEDULE: CHANGES FOR EQUINE FOR 2017 FAIR! CHECK EACH DAY, SEVERAL CHANGES Judging --- Monday: 8:30 a.m. ** Julie Hein Ring ALL HALTER classes, Driving classes following Halter Championships Judging --- Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. ** Jack Dean Ring Fitting/Showmanship - Sr. Exhibitors Grand Champ. Showmanship --- Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. ** Julie Hein Ring [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grandstand Tickets on now!

2017 BCYF Grandstand Tickets are on sale now! Internet orders should be done so on the Berrien County Youth Fair website at www.bcyf.org or phone by calling 1-877-772-5425. Phone & internet orders must use a credit card for payment (Ticket fees do not include gate admission) Monday - Super Farm Tractor, 2WD Truck & 4WD Diesel [...]

By | February 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BCYF to Host Spring Mom2Mom Sale

The Berrien County Youth Fair Fundraising Committee will host the 2nd Annual Spring Mom2Mom Sale. Slated for Saturday, April 29, 2017, the committee expects hundreds of shoppers looking to get a good deal on gently used children's items.

By | February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

BCYF Announces 2017 Grandstand Lineup

Youth Fair officials have announced an exciting lineup of entertainment acts for the 2017 Berrien County Youth Fair! The BCYF entertainment committee has listened to the requests and put together a little something for everyone this year.  Country music fans will be entertained by country duo, Brothers Osborne, on Wednesday.  Thursday, demolition fans will be [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2017 Changes to the Livestock Show Arena Schedule

Berrien County Youth Fair is taking a proactive approach to managing the Show Arena Schedule in the event that limitations/restrictions are suggested or mandated by outside officials related to a species amount of time/exposure species are on the fairgrounds during fair week.  Historically, the limitations have been related to health and wellness concerns for humans [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments