4-H students ready for the fair

GOSHEN, Ind. -- The Elkhart County Fair is less than a month away and the excitement is building.

More than 3,800 kids are participating in 4-H competitions this year.

On Thursday, we caught up with a few of them.

Theya re showing everything from sheep and dogs to rockets and fishing displays.

Each student spends months preparing for the fair.

"We've got a great set of fair board members, 4-H volunteers, adult leaders.  So, all of the work they've been doing is all now kind of accumulated to we're finishing up and now the end is close and so the anticipation is there, the excitement is there!" said Jack Lengacher, President of the Elkhart County 4-H Fair.

The fair begins on July 20.

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