Youth Exhibits

Youth Exhibits

It's a fair within a fair! Marvel at 2000+ exhibits created by youngsters as young as 3 years old! The Durham Fair Youth Exhibits building houses crafts, collections, scarecrows, needlework, baking, artwork and photography in 3 – 4, 5 – 13 and 14 – 17 age categories. Who knows, you might be looking at the work of the next Picasso!

2018 Events

ALL-DAY Every Day, September 27 – 30, 2018
Youth Exhibits
Various demonstrations, including corn husk doll making, scavenger hunts, special presentation by shoreline robotics team, and making fairy gardens, courtesy of Natureworks.
FRIDAY, September 28, 2018
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 10 PM
All Day Scavenger Hunt
10:00 AM Learn about Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing, Explorers, & Sea Scouts
What is Scouting? Learn more about one of the largest youth organizations in the USA and their efforts to develop tomorrow’s leaders. Stop by the youth department and speak with Scoutmaster Robin Heath.
11:00 Making Corn Husk Dolls demonstration
2:00 PM Magic Organic Fairy Gardens, with Khiana from Natureworks
4:00   Making Corn Husk Dolls demonstration
SATURDAY, September 29, 2018
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 11 PM
All Day Scavenger Hunt
10:00 AM Learn about Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing, Explorers, & Sea Scouts
What is Scouting? Learn more about one of the largest youth organizations in the USA and their efforts to develop tomorrow’s leaders. Stop by the youth department and speak with Scoutmaster Robin Heath.
11:00 Learn about Girl Scouts
What is Girl Scouting? Learn more about GSUSA and their efforts to develop tomorrow’s leaders.
11:00   Robotics Team demonstration
Come see Apple Pi Robotics, a shoreline robotics team, demonstrate their "Robot," learn about robotics, and have fun with technology. Fun for all ages.
2:00 PM Making Corn Husk Dolls demonstration
6:00   Making Corn Husk Dolls demonstration
SUNDAY, September 30, 2018
Fair Hours: 9 AM – 7 PM
All Day Scavenger Hunt
10:00 AM Learn about Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing, Explorers, & Sea Scouts
What is Scouting? Learn more about one of the largest youth organizations in the USA and their efforts to develop tomorrow’s leaders. Stop by the youth department and speak with Scoutmaster Robin Heath.
11:00 Making Corn Husk Dolls demonstration