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  


 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/

June 2015

 June 18-20, 2015,  Gilman City Fair, Gilman City Fair Grounds, Gilman City, Mo.  June 18, Sheep & Goat Show; June 19, Swine Show; June 20, Beef Show.  For more information contact Dan Chalfant, 660-876-5221.

July 2015

  July 16, 17 & 19, 2015, Caldwell County Fair, Caldwell County Fair Grounds, Kingston, MO.  For more information contact Shellie Eitel, Caldwell County Fair Board member.

August 2015

August 13-23, 2015, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedilla, MO.  For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600.

September 2015

Sept. 3-Nov. 15, 2015, American Royal, American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO. For more information, contact http://www.americanroyal.com/.

 Sept 24-27, 2015, Ak-Sar-Ben's River City Rodeo & Stock Show, 8707 West Center Road, Suite 101, Omah, NE 68124, 402-554-9600.  For more information contact Bud Beedle, Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show Director, 402-554-9600, ext 111 or beedlep@aksarben.org.