Fair dates

Events are open to 4-H and FFA members showing livestock, unless otherwise noted. Open fair means it is open to any 4-H or FFA member, who is a member in good standing. Closed Fair means it is open to only that County's 4-H & FFA members. See links below for additional information. This page will be updated when information becomes available.

Attention 4-H livestock project members of beef, dairy, goats, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine!

You must have the certification of the Missouri Show Me Quality Assurance (MSMQA) if you plan on showing at most fairs in the state of Missouri, as well as the Missouri State Fair. You can do it online at http://www.agebb.missouri.edu/smqa/, or check with your local MU Extension office to see if they are offering an Missouri Show Me Quality Assurance program for your county.

  

 June 2014

  2014 Andrew County Fair, June 7, and June 14-22, 2014, Andrew County Fair Grounds, Savannah, MO. Andrew County Fair .   For more information contact  Andrew County Extension Office, 816-324-3147

Saturday, June 7, 2014

  • Fish Fry at the American Legion in Savannah, 4-7 pm
  • Super Farmer Contest, 6 pm
  • Baby contest, 6 pm
  • Pedal Tractor Pull, 6:30 pm
  • Queen Contest, 7 pm
  • Band, 8 pm

Saturday, June 14, 2014

  • Breakfast at the American Legion in Savannah, 7-10 am
  • Parade beginning at 10th & Main in Savannah, 10:30 am
  • Golf Cart Contest, Savannah Fairgrounds, Open to the Public, 1 pm
  • Horse Driving Contest, 3 pm
  • Draft Horse Pull, 6:30 pm

Sunday, June 15, 2014

  • Horse Registration, 12 pm,
  • Horse Show, 1 pm

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

  • Baking Constest-Pies & Cobblers
  • Swine Registration, 5 pm
  • Swine Show, 6 pm

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

  • Baking Contest-Sweet Entries (Cinnamon Rolls, Muffins, Cookies-sugar, chocolate chip, peanut butter, oatmeal, misc)
  • Rabbit Registration, 8 pm
  • Rabbit Show, 9 am
  • Goat Registration, 9 am
  • Goat Show, 10 am
  • Poultry Registration, 10 am
  • Poultry Show, 11 am
  • Sheep Registration, 5 pm
  • Sheep Show, 6 pm

Thursday, June 19, 2014

  • Baking Contest-Cakes/Sweet Breads/Cupcakes
  • Dairy Cattle Registration, 9 am
  • Dairy Show, 10 am
  • Beef Cattle Registration, 5 pm
  • Beef Show, 6 pm

Saturday, June 21, 2014

  • Mule Registration, 9 am
  • Mule Show, 10 am

Sunday, June 22, 2014

  • Garden Tractor Pull, 11 am

June 7, 2014 Texas County Fair, Open Youth market Animal Goat, Lamb, Hog Prospect Jackpot Show, 10 am, Texas County Fairgrounds, Houston, MO.  All animals must be born after January 1, 2014.  Open to all youth 5-21 years old as of 1/1/2014.  Entry Fee $20.00 per animal must accompany entry form and postmarked by April 30, 2014, to the Texas County Fairboard, P O Box 138, Houston, MO 65438.  See attached Flyer, and Entry Form.  For more information contact Bambi Merrifield, 573, 729-2234, Darren ice, 417-260-0471, Tony Bieller, 417, 763, 5568 or Russell Gaither, 417-217-0894.

  Gilman City Fair, June 19-21, 2014, Gilman City Fairgrounds, Gilman City, MO.  For more information contact Dan Chalfant, Gilman City Ag Teacher, 660-876-5221.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

  • Goats & Sheep must be entered by 4 pm
  • Goat Show at  6 pm
  • Sheep Show to follow Goat Show

Friday, June 20, 2014

  • Swine must be entered by 4:30 pm
  • Swine Show 6 pm
  • FFA Pork BBQ Supper @ 5 pm

Saturday, June 21, 2014

  • Rabbits must be entered by 8:30 am
  • Rabbit Show 9:30 am
  • Beef entered by 5 pm
  • Beef Show 6 pm
  • Babies must be entered by 3:30 pm
  • Baby Show 4 pm
  • FFA Beef BBQ Supper @ 5 pm
  • Pet & Bicycle Parade 6 pm
  • Stick Horse Rodeo, 6:30 pm

July 2014

July 6-12, 2014, Carroll County Fair, Carroll County Fair Grounds at Walnut Hills, Carrollton, MO.  All entries must be pre-registered NO LATER THAN July 1, 2014 and mailed or left at the Carroll County Extension Office, 111 N. Mason, Carrollton, MO 64633,  Entry Form . Late Fee will be applied after July 1, 2014.  Entry fees must accompany pre-registration. Fair Book. For more information contact Carroll County Extension, 660-542-1792 or Carrollco@missouri.edu.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

  • Check-in for Achievement Day, 1;30 pm
  • 4-H Achievement Day, Carrollton Public Library, 2 pm

Monday, July 7, 2014

  • 4-H Judges Orientation, 4:30 pm
  • Chase-Exhibit Check-in, 4:30-5 pm
  • Happy Hustlers, Exhibit Check-in, 5-5:30 pm
  • Bosworth Fireballs, Exhibit Check-in, 5:30-6 pm
  • 4-H exhibit Judging, 5-7 pm

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

  • Sheep & Goats-Registration/Weigh-in-7:30-8:30 am
  • All sheep & goats must be on the grounds, 8:30 am
  • Sheep Show-Goat Show follows, 9 am
  • Ham-Registration at Beef & Pork Palace, 2-3 pm
  • Ham Show, Beef & Pork Palace, 3 pm
  • Ham Sale at Beef & Pork Palace, 6:30 pm

Thursday, July 10, 2014

  • Swine-Registration/Weigh-in, 7:30-8:30 am
  • All swine must be on grounds, 8:30 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • Poultry & Rabbit-Registions, 4:45-5:45 pm
  • Poultry & Rabbit Show, 6 pm

Friday, July 11, 2014

  • Cattle/bucket calf-Registration/Weigh-in, 8 am
  • All cattle must be on grounds & checked,9 am
  • Dairy Show, 9:30 am
  • Breeding Cattle Show following Dairy Show
  • Market Show following Breeding Show
  • Bucket Calf Show, 12:30 pm
  • Clover Kids Pet Show, Registration-5:30 pm
  • Clover Kids Pet Show, 5:45 pm
  • Livestock Sale-6pm, Must have current Missouri Youth Show-Me Quality Assurance Card (SMQA) to sell.  Blue Ribbon Animals only.  See page 14 for full list of rules Fair Book

Saturday, July 12, 2014

  • Youth Building closes to public-8 pm
  • 4-H & FFA exhibits released, 8-9 pm

July 7-13, Scotland Junior Livestock Show, Memphis, MO.   For more information contact Scotland Extension Center, 660-465-7255 or Scotlandco@missouri.edu

July 8-12, 2014, Sullivan County 4-H & FFA Fair, American Legion Field, Milan, MO.  June 29, 2014, Horse Show, Green City Saddle Club Arena, Green City, MO.  For more information contact the Sullivan County Extension Office, 660-265-4541 or  Sullivanco@missouri.edu.

July 8-13, 2014, 39th Annual Lewis County Junior Fair, Lewistown, MO.  Closed Fair.  For more information contact 573-497-2770 or http://lewiscountyfair.net/.

July 10, 11 & 12, 2014, Daviess County Jr. Livestock Show, Dockery Park,  Gallatin, MO.  For more information contact Daviess County Extension, 660-663-3232.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

  • Swine in Place, 4 pm
  • Swine Show, 5 pm

Friday, July 11, 2014

  • Sheep in Place by noon
  • Sheep Show, 1 pm
  • Goats in Place by noon
  • Goat Show begins 30 minutes after Sheep Show

 Saturday, July 12, 2014

  • Rabbit, Poultry & Water Fowl Show, 9:30 am
  • Beef in Place, 4 pm
  • Beef Show, 5 pm
  • Pee Wee Show

 July 11-13, 2014, Livingston County Fair, Litton Center, 10780 Liv 235, Chillicothe, MO.  Closed Fair.  For more information contact Livingst County Extension Office, 660-646-0811 or Livingstonco@missouri.edu.

 July 12-18, 2014, Linn County Fair, Linn County Fair Grounds, Brookfield, MO.  Closed Fair.  For more informatoin contact Linn County Extension Office, 660-895-5123 Linnco@missouri.edu.

July 14 & 15, 2014, Gentry County Junior Livestock Show, Gentry County Fair Grounds, Albany, MO. For more information contact the Gentry County Extension, 660-726-5610.

Monday, July 14, 2014

  • Cattle check-in & weigh market steers, 5-5:30 pm
  • Cattle Show, 6 pm

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

  • Check in Swine, Sheep & Goats, 7:30-8:30 am
  • Weigh Market Barrows & Crossbred Gilts, 7:30-8:30 am
  • Weigh Market Lambs, Wether Dams & Market Wether Goats, 8:30-9 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • Sheep Show, 30 minutes after Swine Show
  • Goat Show, 30 minutes after Goat Show

July 10-19, 2014, 67th Annual NEMO Fair, 2700 E. Illinois St., Kirksville, MO. Entry Form, Livestock Entries must be postmarked by July 1, 2014 and entry fees must accompany the entry form. For more information contact NEMO Fair Ass., 660-665-8800 or Fair Book
 

July 15-19, 2014, Mercer County Fair, Mercer County Fair Grounds, Princeton, MO.  For more information contact the Mercer County Extension Office, 660-748-3315.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

  • Exhibits Entry, 5-6 pm
  • 4-H conference judging, 5-6 pm
  • Judging of open Class Exhibits, 5-6 pm
  • Fair Royalty @ Upper Grounds-6 pm

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 (Free Inflatables 6-10 pm)

  • Rabbit/Poultry Registration, 8 am
  • Rabbit/Poultry Show, 10 am
  • "Down N Dirty Night:, 7 pm
  •  Super Farmer @ Lower Grounds-7 pm

Thursday, July 17, 2014 (Free Inflatables 6-10 pm)

  • Hog Show Registration/Weigh in, 1-4 pm
  • Hog Show, 5 pm
  • Bridges Burndt, 7 pm

Friday, July 18, 2014

  • Sheep/Goat Registration/Weigh In, 1-4 pm
  • Goat Show, Sheep Show to follow, 5 pm
  • Demolition Derby, 7 pm

Saturday, July 19, 2014

  • 4-H Foundation Breakfast, 7:30 am
  • Beef Registration/Weigh in 8-9 am
  • Pet Show Registration, 8 am
  • 4-H Breakfast, 8-10 am
  • Pet Show, 8:30 am
  • Beef Show, 10 am
  • Ice Cream Social, 5 pm
  • 4-H Cow Chip Bingo, 5:45 pm
  • Livestock Auction, 6 pm
  • IAMO Tractor Pull @ Lower Grounds, 7 pm

July 15, 16 & 17, 2014, Nodaway County 4-H & FFA Livestock Show-2014, Nodaway County Community Building, 25669 Hawk Road, Maryville, MO (Maryville Memorial Airport.  Entry Fee: $5.00 per head, beef, dairy, goats, sheep & swine.  $2.00 per head on poultry & rabbits. Health Certificates will be required by request of the show veterinarian.  SMQA/PQA Cards are required.  For full show rules & classes visit www.extension.missouri.edu/Nodaway or contact the Nodaway County Extension Center, 660-582-8101.  For more information contact: Phillip Doty, 816-803-0094 or Jeremy Lacy, 816-797-4129. 

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

  • Poultry Check-In-4:30-5:30 am
  • Poultry Show, 6 pm
  • Rabbit Check-In, 6:30-7 pm
  • Rabbit Show following Poultry Show

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

  • Swine Check-In, 7-8 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • Goat Check-In, 1-2 pm
  • Goat Show, 3 pm
  • Sheep Check-In, 5-6 pm
  • Sheep Show, 7 pm

Thursday, July 17,2014

  • Beef & Dairy Check-In, 8-9 am
  • Beef & Dair Show, 10 am
  • Show Order, Heifer, Dairy, Steers
  • Supper, 5 pm
  • Sale Starts, 6 pm.

July 17, 18 & 20, 2014, Caldwell County Fair, Caldwell County Fair Grounds, Kingston, MO,  and Horse Show at Stage Coach Park, Polo, MO.  For more information contact Eddie Howell, 816-632-8055.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

  •      Queen Contest 5 pm
  •      Goat Check-in by 5 pm
  •      Goat Show 6 pm
  •      Sheep Check-in by 5 pm
  •      Sheep show starts Immediately following Goat Show

Friday, July 18, 2014

  •     Cattle Check-in  8 am
  •     Cattle Show 9 am
  •     Ag Mechanics Show 10 am
  •     All Swine must be in place and checked in by 4 pm
  •     Swine Show 5 pm
  •     Appreciation Dinner 6 pm

Sunday, July 20, 2014

  •    Horse check in 8:45 am, Stage Coach Park, Polo, MO
  •    Horse Show 9:30 am

      July 21-27, 2014, Clark County Fair, 244 W. Main Street, Kahoka, MO.  For more information contact Clark County Fair, 660-341-6821 or http://www.clarkcountyfairkahoka.com/

     July 24, 25, & 26, 2014, Jamesport Junior Livestock Show, Jamesport City Park, Jamesport, MO.  For more information contact Amy Holder, 660-684-6118.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

  • Sheep in Place and Checked-in, 8 am
  • Sheep Show, 9 am
  • Goats in Place and Checked-in, 8 am
  • Goat Show to follow Sheep Show
  • Poultry & Rabbit Show, 3 pm

Friday, July 25, 2014

  • Hogs in Place and Checked-in, 7:30 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am

Saturday, July 26, 2014

  • Beef Cattle in Place, 1 pm
  • FFA Barbecue, Shelter House in Park, 4:30 pm
  • Beef Show, 5 pm

July 29-Aug 2, 2014, North Central Missouri Fair, North Central Missouri Fair Grounds, Trenton, MO.  For more information contact Grundy County Extension, 660-359-4040, ext 8.

August 2014

  August 7-17, 2014, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedilla, MO.  For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600.

  August 28-September 1, 2014, Northwest Missouri State Fair, Northwest Missouri State Fair Grounds,  800 S. 8th St., Bethany, MO.   For more information contact 660-425-6951 or Northwest Missouri State Fair

September 2014

 September 2-6, 2014, Putnam Co. Fair, Putnam County Fair Grounds, Unionville, MO.  For more information contact Putnam County Extension, 660-947-2705 or Putnamco@missouri.edu. or http://www.nemr.net/~fair/.
 

 September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

  September 7, 2014, Buchanan County livestock Show, Andrew County Fairgrounds.  Beef, swine, sheep, goats, poultry and rabbits, show is open to all 4-H & FFA member in good standing, the sale is open to only 4-H & FFA members in Andrew, Buchanan, Clinton & DeKalb counties.  For more information contact the Buchanan County Extension Office, Julie Schmitt, 816-279-1691.

 Sept. 4-Nov. 16, 2014, American Royal, American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO. For more information, contact http://www.americanroyal.com/.

 Sept 25- 28, 2014-Ak-Sar-Ben's River City Rodeo & Stock Show, 8707 West Center Road, Suite 101, Omah, NE 68124, 402-554-9600 4-H Stock Show, Market Beef DNA due in Extension Offices, April 15th; to Ak-Sar-Ben Office by April 21st.  Market Lamb, Swine, Meat Goat and Feeder Calves to Extension Office fy June 15 & to Ak-Sar-Ben Office by June 20th.  Entry into Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show by August 11 to Extension Office & August 15, on-line & hard copy to Ak-Sar-Ben Office.  For more information contact Bud Beedle, Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show Director, 402-554-9600, ext 111 or beedlep@aksarben.org.

October 2014

September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

 November 2014

 Nov. 8-21, 2014,  North American International Livestock Exposition, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY. For more inforamtion, contact  http://www.livestockexpo.org/Default.aspx.

September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

January 2015

Jan. 10-25, 2015,  National Western Stock Show, National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver Co. For more information contact National Western Stock Show,  330-297-1166 or http://www.nationalwestern.com.

Jan. 16-Feb. 7, 2015, Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo,  3400 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Forth Worth, TX. For more information contact Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, 816-877-2400 or http://www.fwssr.com/