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. 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.
Sept. 5-Nov. 16, 2013, American Royal, American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO. For more information, contact http://www.americanroyal.com/.
Nov. 9-22, 2013, North American International Livestock Exposition, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY. For more inforamtion, contact http://www.livestockexpo.org/Default.aspx.
Jan. 11-26, 2014, 108th National Western Stock Show, National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver Co. For more information contact National Western Stock Shoe, 330-297-1166 or http://www.nationalwestern.com.
Jan. 17-Feb. 8, 2014, 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/
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
- Sheep in Place
- Sheep Show
- Goats in Place
- Goat Show begins after Sheep Show
Friday, July 11, 2014
- Swine in Place
- Swine Show
Saturday, July 12, 2014
- Rabbit, Poultry & Water Fowl Show
- Beef in Place
- Beef Show
- Pee Wee Show
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
- Cattle check-in & weigh market steers, 5-5:30 pm
- Cattle Show, 6 pm
Tuesday, July 15
- 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 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 24, 25, & 26, 2013, 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
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
August 7-17, 2014, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedilla, MO. For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600.