Sheep Day 2024

2024 UConn 4-H Sheep Day

Saturday, February 3rd, 2024 – 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Ratcliffe Hicks Arena – UConn Storrs, CT

Designed for youth ages 7-18, parents/guardians, leaders and sheep enthusiasts.

Each youth MUST have a chaperone on the premises. If a parent/guardian will not be accompanying a youth participant to UConn 4-H Sheep Day, the adult accompanying each youth must have a 4-H Member Health Form in their possession signed by the youth’s parents/guardian. The health form is available at Lunch will not be provided, and we ask all participants to bring a peanut-free lunch.


All participants, both youth and chaperones must pay a non-refundable $15 per attendee.

Register and pay via credit card at You can register multiple people in the same order.


  • Sheep Judging and Selection
  • Hands on Activities with Veterinarians
  • Halter Making
  • Quiz Bowl

Schedule of Events:

9:00am – 9:30am: Day-of Registrations

(Arrive at Arena)

 9:30am – 12:00pm: Arena Floor Activities

(Close-toed shoes are required. Dress appropriately for cool weather.)

12:00pm – 12:45pm: Bring Your Own Peanut-Free Lunch

12:45pm-3:00pm: Classroom Activities

DO NOT bring a sheep.

Please contact Bonnie Kegler at if you have questions.

UConn Extension is committed to providing equal access and full participation for individuals with disabilities within all our programs and activities. Visit for more resources. If you require reasonable accommodations for a disability, please call (860) 486-4127 or e-mail at least two weeks in advance.

White yearling sheep with white wool and black face and ears is held while being judged at national show