Jefferson City Jaycees' Cole County Fair

What Is the Real Purpose of Youth Livestock Projects? (PDF)


2015 Fair

Entry forms due:
June 30, 2015 at 4:30pm!!

                                                       Thank You to The 2014 Buyers

Potential 2015 Sellers

Missouri Department of Agriculture Animal Health Requirements for Exhibition (PDF)

General Animal Rules (PDF)

Cole County 4-H/FFA Fair FAQ's

Jefferson City Jaycees 4-H/FFA Fair Royalty Contest - Application Due May 22, 2015

Friday, May 29

  3:00pm   Royalty Candidate Interviews, Cole County Extension Center


  6:00pm   Royalty Candidates in Place
  7:00pm   Royalty State Interview and Coronation, Eugene High School 


Dog Show (MidMO Dog Training, Tebbetts, MO)
   8:00am  Check-In
   9:00am  Dog Show (Youth & Adult)

Fashion Revue & Fashion Fun Contest
        (Cole County Extension Office)
    3:00pm   Style Show (Judging prior)


Cole County 4-H Shooting Sports Match
        (United Sportsmen’s Club) –
        Check-in 30 minutes prior to each event
  7:00am   Archery
  7:30am   BB, Air Rifle, Air Pistol
                Smallbore RifleSmallbore Pistol
  9:00am   Shotgun
11:00am   Muzzleloading
  2:00pm   Awards Ceremony (Archery Pavilion) – 
                   Approx. time

Match Results

SUNDAY, July 19

  1:00pm   Horse Show – Markway Arena, 
                   Eugene, MO (Youth Only)


  8:00am   Conference Judges Meeting (Food Stand)
  9:00am   Exhibit Building Items Entered (until noon) for 
                    4-H & FFA, Open Photography 
, Specialty Cake Contest,
                    Bacon Show and Open Ham Show

SUNDAY, July 26

   2:00pm  Public Speaking Contest (Youth Only) 
                    (Cole County Extension Office)

MONDAY, July 27

10:00am   Market Beef, Breeding Beef in Place
11:00am   Market Beef Weigh-In
  2:00pm   Breeding Beef Check-in
  4:30pm   Market Rabbits & Poultry in Place/Weigh-in
  5:30pm   Market Rabbit & Market Poultry Shows
                    (Youth Only)
  6:30pm   Market Beef Show (Youth Only) – 
                    Following Market Rabbit & Poultry Shows

TUESDAY, July 28

  7:00am   Market Hogs, Goats & Sheep in Place
  8:00am   Market Hog Weigh-in – Goats immediately following
  9:30am   Breeding Beef Show (Youth and Open)
  5:00pm   Market Goat Show (Youth Only)
  5:30pm   Market Lamb Show (Youth Only)
  6:00pm   Market Hog Show (Youth Only)


  9:30am   Livestock Judging Contest Check-in
10:00am   Livestock Judging Contest/Clinic
  6:00pm   Market Livestock Auction & Rules
                       Additional Buyer Add-ons form (PDF)
                       Potential 2015 Sellers


  8:00am   Breeding Swine in place
  8:30am   Clover Kids Small Animals, Dogs, Bucket Calves, 
                    Pee Wee Animals, Breeding Goats, Breeding 
                    Sheep in Place
  9:00am   Making Memories at the Fair, AgriLand
  9:00am   Clover Kids Small Animal Show
  9:30am   Fun Dog Show (Open) (approximate time)
10:00am   Bucket Calf Show (Youth Only) (approximate time),
                    followed by Pee Wee Livestock Show (Youth & Open)
 11:00am   Robot Challenge
  6:00pm   Breeding Swine Show (Youth and Open), 
                    followed by Breeding Goat Show (Youth & Open), 
                    followed by Breeding Sheep Show (Youth & Open)

FRIDAY, July 31

  7:00am   Ham&Bacon Auction/Breakfast
                        (Farm Bureau - Country Club Drive)
                        Additional Buyer Add-ons form (PDF)
                        Ham & Bacon Auction/Breakfast Sale Bill (PDF)
  4:30pm   Breeding Poultry & Rabbits in Place
  5:30pm   Breeding Poultry Show (Youth Only)
  5:30pm   Breeding Rabbit Show (Youth Only)

SUNDAY, Aug. 2

10:00am   Building Exhibits Released (until 1:00pm)


Surrounding County Fairs

Atchison - July 27-Aug 1
Audrain - July 17-21
Belle -  June 17-20
Benton - June 24-27
Boone - July 20-25  - Horse Show: Horse Show Bill, Entry Form, Horse Show Rules
Callaway - July 8-11
Cooper - July 22-25
Dade - July 11
Gaconade - July 29-Aug 1
Howard - June 23-28
Maries - September 1-5
Miller - July 21-25 Registration due July 1
Moniteau - Aug 4-9
Montgomery - July 21-25
Morgan - July 14-18
Osage - July 9-11
Phelps - 21-25
Pulaski - June 17-20
Sullivan - July 8-11  June 1st Horse Show
Tri County Fair - June 24-27

State Fair - August 13-23