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If you are a youth living in Alabama, 4-H has something for you! Our yearly events and activities calendar is listed below. Contact your county Extension office for more information.


2019–2020 State 4-H Calendar

Events and ActivitiesDateLocation
Southern Region Teen Leadership ConferenceSeptember 19–22, 2019Crossville, TN
National 4-H Dairy ConferenceSeptember 29–October 2, 2019Madison, WI
Alabama National Fair Youth Livestock EventsOctober 4–14, 2019Montgomery, AL
National 4-H WeekOctober 6–12, 2019Statewide
4-H National Youth Science DayOctober 9, 2019Statewide
State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl and Judging ContestOctober 10–11, 2019Montgomery, AL
4-H Day at the U.S. Space and Rocket CenterOctober 12, 2019Huntsville, AL
National 4-H Conference Applications OpenNovember 1, 20194HOnline
Citizenship Washington Focus Applications OpenNovember 1, 20194HOnline
National 4-H Dairy Quiz BowlNovember 8–9, 2019Louisville, KY
National 4-H Dairy Judging ContestNovember 9–11, 2019Louisville, KY
National 4-H Livestock Skillathon ContestNovember 17–20, 2019Louisville, KY
National 4-H Livestock Judging ContestNovember 18–20, 2019Louisville, KY
National 4-H Poultry and Egg ConferenceNovember 19–22, 2019Louisville, KY
North Alabama Junior Beef ExpoNovember 22–23, 2019Cullman, AL
4-H Camp Counselor in Training (CIT) Applications OpenNovember 25, 2019Statewide
National 4-H CongressNovember 29–December 3, 2019Atlanta, GA
National 4-H Conference Applications CloseDecember 9, 20194HOnline
Citizenship Washington Focus Applications CloseDecember 9, 20194HOnline
4-H Ambassador Planning MeetingJanuary 10–11, 2020Auburn, AL
4-H Livestock Weekend (Quiz Bowl and Skillathon)January 10–11, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
4-H Camp Counselor in Training (CIT) Applications CloseJanuary 20, 2020Statewide
State Midwinter Teen Leadership RetreatJanuary 31–February 2, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
4-H Camp Counselor Applications OpenJanuary 31, 2020Statewide
4-H Camp Deposits DueMarch 1, 2020Statewide
4-H S.A.F.E. Ambassador Applications OpenMarch 1, 20204HOnline
4-H Dairy Poster Participation Forms DueMarch 1, 2020Auburn, AL
SLE 4-H Livestock Judging ContestMarch 11, 2020Montgomery, AL
State 4-H Air Rifle, Air Pistol and BB Championship March 14, 2020Anniston, AL
Senior Achievement Applications Open March 16, 20204HOnline 
Alabama Junior Beef Expo and SLEMarch 17–21, 2020Montgomery, AL
Junior Youth Leadership ConferenceMarch 21–22, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
National 4-H ConferenceMarch 28–April 2, 2020Chevy Chase, MD
4-H Camp Waitlist Deposits DueApril 1, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
4-H Camp Counselor Applications CloseApril 3, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
Beef It UpApril 3–4, 2020Autaugaville, AL
National Volunteer WeekApril 19–25, 2020Statewide
State 4-H Shotgun Championship April 17–19 or 24–26, 2020Childersburg, AL
State 4-H Archery ChampionshipApril 25, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
4-H Ambassador Applications Open April 1, 20204HOnline 
4-H S.A.F.E. Ambassador Applications CloseMay 1, 20204HOnline 
State 4-H Dairy Posters DueMay 1, 2020Auburn, AL
4-H Camp Final Payment and Rooming Lists DueMay 1, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
.22 Rifle Championship SeriesMay 1–2, 2020Talladega, AL
Senior Achievement Applications CloseMay 1, 20204HOnline
4-H Ambassador Applications CloseMay 1, 20204HOnline 
4-H Summer Camp (9 sessions)June 1–July 1, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
State Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) ContestJune 4–5, 2020TBD
State 4-H Livestock Judging Competition June 16, 2020Auburn, AL
State 4-H Forestry Invitational June 18–19, 2020TBD
State 4-H Poultry Week
  • State 4-H Avian Bowl–June 22, 2020
  • State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest–June 23, 2020
  • State 4-H Egg Cookery Contest–June 24, 2020
  • State 4-H Poultry Que–June 24, 2020
June 22–24, 2020Auburn, AL
National 4-H Shooting Sports ChampionshipsJune 21–26, 2020Grand Island, NE
4-H Ambassador InterviewsTBAAuburn, AL
Citizenship Washington FocusJune 7–13, 2020Chevy Chase, MD
Music Education Matters 4-H SummitJuly 14–16, 2020Rock Eagle 4-H Center, GA
4-H Ambassador Planning MeetingJuly 21–22, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
State 4-H Senior Achievement InterviewsJune 26, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
State 4-H Competitive Events DayJune 26, 2020Alabama 4-H Center
4-H All Star Livestock Judging WorkoutJuly 23–25, 2020Auburn, AL
National Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) ContestTBDTBD
National 4-H Forestry InvitationalJuly 26–30, 2020Weston, WV


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