Department 28 - BOOTHS

Rules for Booths:

  1. Education Exhibits are to be in place by 6:00 p.m. Monday of fair week.

  2. Placement and set up may be done between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday of fair week, and 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday of fair week. The building is unattended at other hours and is not available for placement and set-up of booths before judging. (NO EXCEPTIONS)

  3. Only ribbons are awarded for Commercial Booths.

  4. Education exhibits will be judged by the following score card:


Appropriateness of Theme 15

  • Timely, important, practical

  • Educational message

  • Message suited for audience

Presentation 50

  • Attracts attention

  • Title of exhibit

  • Design

  • Printed Visuals


Effectiveness 35

  • Message accurate, concise, simple

  • Educational effectiveness

  • Booths will be classified as Education, Commercial & Informational.

  • Educational booths shall be limited to Extension Homemaker Clubs; Youth Booths, which will include:  4-H clubs, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, student councils, or other public schools student organization of any Nevada County school system; and Informational booths which will be considered to be non-profit or community service oriented organizations like Cattleman's, SOS, HIPPY, ABC, church groups, and etc. Commercial Booths will be all others. The Commercial Booth is not for non-profit organizations or community service programs and will be awarded by ribbons only.

Awards Offered for Each Lot in Classes 1, 2, 4, & 5:


Best of Show-$25



Class 1 Senior

Class 2 Junior

101   Extension EHC Clubs

102    All Youth Booths



Class 3 Senior

101   All Commercial



Class 4 Senior

Class 5 Junior

101   Senior Booths

102   Junior Booths


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