Bates County Fair

The 2018 Theme is "One Great County, One Great Fair". 

July 10 - 14, 2018
Bates County Fairgrounds in Butler, MO

Department J: Junior Division

Junior Rules (PDF)

In-Building Entries:

4-H In-building Exhibit Guidelines (PDF)
FFA Division/FFA Ag Mechanics (PDF)
ENTRY FORM: FFA - Ag Mechanics (PDF)
Demonstration Day ENTRY FORM (PDF)
Fashion Review:
Clothes You Make ENTRY FORM (PDF)
Clothes You Buy ENTRY FORM (PDF)
Clothes You Knit/Crochet ENTRY FORM (PDF)

Livestock Entries:

Livestock Rules (PDF)
Health Requirements (PDF)

ENTRY FORM: Beef, Goat, Sheep, Swine (PDF)  Please use a separate form to enter different species. Forms may be submitted to mailing address on form or to the Bates County Extension Office.
Junior Beef Show (PDF)  
Junior Goat Show (PDF)
   **Sheep/Goat Nomination form (PDF) due to Fair Board by June 1
Junior Horse Show (PDF)
ENTRY FORM: Junior Horse Show
Junior Poultry Show (PDF)
ENTRY FORM: Poultry Show (PDF)
Junior Rabbit Show (PDF)
ENTRY FORM: Rabbit Show (PDF)
Junior Sheep Show (PDF)
    **Sheep/Goat Nomination form (PDF) due to Fair Board by June 1 
Junior Swine Show (PDF)   
    **Swine Ear Notch Nomination form (PDF)  due to Fair Board by June 1
Pee Wee Small Animal Show (PDF)
ENTRY FORM: Pee Wee Livestock (PDF)
Sheep, goat and swine nomination forms are not required for out-of-county exhibitors.
(Appleton City FFA is considered in-county.)

Department O: Open Division

Open Division: In-Building
Open Division: Draft Horse and Mule Show Bill
ENTRY FORM: Draft Horse and Mule Show