4-H Contests & Events

2021 4-H Food & Nutrition Contest Information, Resources & Online Entry


Food Show Info, Resources & Entry: 

At the Food Show you choose a recipe from the contest categories and then prepare and present it to a panel of judges. During your interview with the judges, you will show how you prepared it, the nutrients and ingredients, personal dietary needs, healthy substitutions, and a cost analysis. Entry Deadline is Friday, Oct 15, 2021.

Food Show Resources:

Deadline Friday, October 15, 2021


Food Challenge Info, Resources & Entry:

At the Food Challenge, teams of 3-4 students receive a list of ingredients and have 40 minutes to create a dish. The teams then present their dish to judges are scored on preparation, serving size, food safety concerns, nutritional value and cost. Students qualify at the country and district level to compete at the state contest. Review all the rules in the Food Challenge Manual. Entry Deadline is Friday, Oct 15, 2021.

Deadline Friday, October 15, 2021


General Food & Nutrition Resources:

Visit the Texas 4-H Food & Nutrition Projects page for additional resources

Tractor Supply Clover Campaign

October 7-18, 2020

Unfortunately, clubs and members will not be allowed to work the campaign.  You can still promote the paper clover through other means.

National 4-H Week

One Day 4-H

October 10, 2020


Fashion Show, Natural Fiber, Storyboard & Duds to Dazzle

Kleberg-Kenedy County Fashion Show, Natural Fiber, Storyboard &  Duds to Dazzle Contest,  will be held on March 22, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Pan American School.

Entries are due to the Extension Office March 12, 2020 by 5:00 PM

2020 Announcement Letter, Entry Form, Commentary Form

2020 Fashion Show Contest

2020 Natural Fiber Contest

2020 Storyboard Contest

2020 Duds to Dazzle Contest


You must compete at the county contest to be eligible to participate in the District 12 contest.




Click here for more resources


1st place from each category within each age division is eligible to advance to district contest. Registration for district contest is open on 4-H Connect through March 18, 2020. Details on district contest: Click here!

Kleberg- Kenedy County 2020 photography results:

Junior Division Winners

Animals Domestic – Grace Fry


Animals Wildlife – Grace Fry

Dominant Color – Grace Fry

Elements of Design – Grace Fry

Landscape & Nature (non-animal) – Grace Fry

Plant/Flora – Grace Fry

Theme – The Elements – Grace Fry


Intermediate Division Winners

Animals Wildlife – Andrew Green

Details & Macro – Andrew Green


Landscape & Nature (non-animal) – Andrew Green

Plant/Flora – Andrew Green


Senior Division Winners

Animals Domestic – Joseph Castillo

Animals – Wildlife – Faith Fry

Catch-All – Makenzie Gottschalk

Details & Macro – Makenzie Gottschalk

Dominant Color – Makenzie Gottschalk

Elements of Design – Amy Mathis

Enhanced – Makenzie Gottschalk

Food – Makenzie Gottschalk

Landscape & Nature (non-animal) – Faith Fry

Motion/Action  – Makenzie Gottschalk

Night – Makenzie Gottschalk

People – Amy Mathis

Plant/Flora – Amy Mathis

Shadow/Silhouette – Makenzie Gottschalk

Theme – The Elements – Faith Fry


Kleberg-Kenedy County Photography Contest rules & guidelines

Category and scoring guidelines & information



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