Due to the current outbreak of virulent Newcastle disease in California, there will not be a live bird show at the Citrus Fair this year.

Although live birds cannot be on grounds, poultry showmanship and egg classes will continue. Showmanship exhibitors will be eligible to qualify for Round Robin and State Fair. Egg classes (2025 white and 2025 brown/tint) will take place. Entry fees for showmanship and egg classes remain $3.00. We will also be having proficiency related activities for exhibitors at no fee.

Proposed schedule for Saturday, February 15

9:00 Arrival/egg drop off

10:00 Carcass Demonstration (4-H Level 2 Proficiency)

12:00 Showmanship-Winners will qualify for Round Robin

2:00-2:30 (Following showmanship) Egg Judging Class and demonstration     (4-H Level 2 Proficiency)

3:30-4:00 Awards

We hope that you will choose to participate in the 2019 Cloverdale Citrus Fair.  We look forward to seeing you.

The Cloverdale Citrus Fair is proud to offer the following small animal shows: Junior Rabbit, Cavy, Pygmy Goat and Dog Care & Training as well as an Open Pygmy Goat Show.

  • Entering is easy!
    • Submit your entry form with fee one of the following ways :
      • Email to entries@cloverdalecitrusfair.org
      • Mail to the following address:
        • Cloverdale Citrus Fair
          Attn: Entry Department
          1 Citrus Fair Drive
          Cloverdale, CA 95425
      • Drop off at the Citrus Fair Office
  • For questions on how to enter, please email us or call (707) 894-3992.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YQCA REQUIREMENT
To participate in the Cloverdale Citrus Fair youth livestock program (excluding cavies & dogs), all exhibitors 9 years of age and older, must obtain annual certification in the Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) program. Certification number must be submitted to the Cloverdale Citrus Fair no later than Monday, February 10.  Certification numbers can be included on entry form or emailed to entries@cloverdalecitrusfair.org. Certification can be completed athttps://yqca.learngrow.io/ Account/Login. 

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) is a state requirement. YQCA courses are age and level specific which allow for changing content each year. The online course is $12 and will take approximately one hour to complete. Registration, fees, and certification are managed through YQCA.

**UPDATE: UCANR is also offering a group training to be held January 15th at 6:00 pm at the Cloverdale Citrus Fair. Sign up via the YQCA website. Email instructor Randi Black rablack@ucanr.edu for more information!