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.

 

 Missouri Calf Association Show dates, Click on the link and you will go to the Missouri Calf Association Show Web Site, with the dates of the shows there, from March thru May

 Missouri Club Lamb Breeders Show dates.  Click on the link and you will go to the Missouri Club Lamb Breeders Show Web Site, with the dates of the shows there, from May thru June.

 MPA Youth Show Pig Circuit Show dates.  Click on the link and you will go to the MPA Youth Show Pig Circuit Show Web Site, with the dates of the shows there, from May thru June.

July 2017

July 23, 27, 28 & 29, 2017, Jamesport Junior Livestock Show, Jamesport City Park & Leroy Gardner Family property-formerly Jamesport Saddle Club Grounds, Jamesport, MO.  For more information contact  Amy Holder, Jamesport FFA Advisor,  660-684-6118 or Ryan Ranes, 660-663-5226.  Fair Book

Sunday, July 23, 2017

  • Jamesport Junior Livestock Youth Only Horse Show,10 am-Leroy Gardner Family property-formerly Jamesport Saddle Club Grounds
  • Jamesport Junior Livestock Youth Only Horse Show, 11 am-Leroy Gardner Family property-formerly Jamesport Saddle Club Grounds

Thursday, July 27, 2017

  • Sheep in place, 8 am
  • Sheep show, 9 am
  • Goats in Place, 8 am
  • Goat Show will follow Sheep show
  • Rabbits in Place, 8 am, Shelter House
  • Rabbit Show, 9 am, Shelter House
  • Poultry in place, 10 am, Shelter House
  • Poultry Show, 11 am, Shelter House

Friday, July 28, 2017

  • Hogs in place and checked in, 7:30 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • 4-H Ice Cream Social, 6 pm

Saturday, July 29, 2017

  • Parade, 10 am, Wayne Scott, 660-646-9099
  • Beef Cattle in place, 1 pm
  • Baby Show registration, 3 pm, City Park
  • Baby Show, 3:30 pm, City Park
  • FFA Barbeque, 4:30 pm, Shelter House
  • Beef Show, 5 pm

 

August 2017

 

July 29-August 5, 2017, North Central Missouri Fair, North Central Missouri Fair Grounds, Trenton, MO.   For more information contact Blake Baugher, Livestock superintendent, 660-359-7091 or https://trentonmofair.wordpress.com   Fair Schedule

Friday, July 28, 2017

  • Kids Rodeo, Grandstand, 7 pm

Saturday, July 29, 2017

  • Rodeo, Grandstand, 7 pm

Sunday, July 30, 2017

  • Tractor Pull, Grandstand 1 pm

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

  • BBQ Chicken Cook-Off Contest, Courtyard, 9 am
  • Junior Division, Senior Division & Creative Activities arrive Rock Barn, 8:30 am-5 pm
  • Fine Arts items arrive at Art Building in Courtyard, 9 am-2 pm
  • Parade lineup-6 pm
  • Fair Parade, 5:30 p,m
  • FFA Whole Hog Roast, Livestock Pavilion, 6 pm
  • 6th Annual NCM Fair Queen Coronation, Courtyard, 7 pm
  • Swine registration & Arrival between 8 am & 8 pm
  • Swine weigh-in 8 pm

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • Register for Super Teen Contest, 12 pm-5 pm
  • Super Teen Contest, Grandstand, 7 pm  Call Rick Hull, 660-359-1389 

Thursday, August 3, 2017

  • Rabbit and Poultry arrive,7-8 am
  • Rabbit and Poultry Show, Livestock Pavilion 9 am
  • Dairy Cattle arrive and register by 12 pm
  • Dairy Show, Livestock Pavilion 1 pm
  • Goats arrive and register between 8 am-8 pm
  • Weigh-in all market animals 8 pm
  • Sheep arrive and register between 8 am-8 pm
  • Weigh-in all market animals 8 pm
  • Tuff Truck Competition, Grandstand 7 pm

Friday, August 4, 2017

  • Sheep Show, Livestock Pavilion 9 am
  • Goat Show to follow Sheep Show, Livestock Pavilion
  • Beef Cattle arrive and register between 8 am-8 pm
  • Weigh-in for all market animals, 8 pm
  • Sign up for ATV & Dirtbike Motocross Races, Grandstand 4:30 pm
  • ATV and Dirt bike Motocross Races, Grandstand 7 pm

Saturday, August 5, 2017

  • Beef Show,Livestock Pavilion 9 am
  • Horse Show, North Missouri Saddle Club, 9 am Show Bill
  • Sixth Annual Baby Show, Courtyard- 9:30 am
  • Demolition Derby Check-in 4 pm
  • Premium Sale, Livestock Pavilion, 5 pm
  • Demolition Derby, Grandstand 7 pm

August 31-September 4, 2017, Northwest Missouri State Fair, Northwest Missouri State Fair Grounds,800 South 8th Street,  Bethany, MO.  For more information contact Northwest Missouri State Fair, 660-425-6951.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

  • Exhibitors meeting, 10:45 am
  • Pee Wee Goat Show, 11 am
  • Goat Show, immediately following
  • Rabbit sign in & health check 2 pm
  • Rabbits must be in place by 5 pm
  • Rabbit Showmanship 5 pm
  • Pee Wee Rabbit Show, 6 pm
  • Market hogs & crossbred gilts, weighted 5:30-9:15 pm,
  • Animals must be registered by 9 pm, NO EXCEPTIONS

Saturday, September 2, 2017

  • Market lambs will be weighed at 8 am
  • Exhibitors meeting, 8 am
  • Pee Wee Hog Show, 8:15 am
  • Breeding Hogs Show, immediately following
  • Market Hogs, immediately following
  • All poultry must be in place by 10 am
  • Fowl show, 12 pm
  • Pee Wee Fowl show, 12 pm
  • Pee Wee Sheep, 1 pm
  • Breeding Sheep, immediately following
  • Market Sheep, immediately following
  • Market Steers, weighed & tagged, 3 pm

Sunday, September 3, 2017

  • Pee Wee Calf Show, 10 am
  • Breeding Beef, immediately following
  • Market Steers, immediately following
  • Poultry may leave after 3 pm 

Monday, September 4, 2017

  • Livestock Sale, 9 am

August 3-5, 2017, 2017 Lucerne Stock Show, Lucerne Stock Show Grounds, Lucerne, MO.  Entry Fees will be charged for all species this year and each show will start with the Pee-Wee Class. Poultry and Rabbit Shows need to Pre-Register by July 21, 2017 by calling Nicole Lutz, 660-342-2188, but none of the rest of the species have to Pre-Register.  For more information contact Goats: Kristy Blanchard, 660-953-0280, Sheep:  Andrea Rowland, 660-292-1373, Beef, Swine, Rabbit & Poultry, Nicole Lutz, 660-342-2188, and Dairy, Melody Dickerson, 660-748-5366.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

  • Beef/Bucket Calf Show, Registration, 4-5 pm
  • Beef/Bucket Calf Show, 5:30 pm

Friday, August 4, 2017

  • Swine Show Registration, 8-8:45 am
  • Swine Show, 9 am
  • Sheep Show Registration 4:30-5:15 pm
  • Sheep Sow 5:30 pm

Saturday, August 5, 2017

  • Dairy Show Registration 9:30 am
  • Dairy Show, 10 am
  • Poultry & Rabbit Show, 1 pm
  • Poultry & Rabbit Show Pre-Registration for this show only

August 10-20, 2017, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedalia, MO.  For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600 or 800-422-FAIR (3247) or mostatefair@mda.mo.gov.

August 31-September 4, 2017, Northwest Missouri State Fair, Northwest Missouri State Fair Grounds,800 South 8th Street,  Bethany, MO.  For more information contact Northwest Missouri State Fair, 660-425-6951.

 September 2017

September 2, September  5-9, 2017, 2017 Putnam County Fair, Putnam County Fair Grounds, Unionville, MO. Entry Forms must be received by August 4, 2017.  Entries received after that will have a late fee and NO ENTRIES will be accepted this year after August 25, 2017.  Entry Forms & Additional information at http://extension.missouri.edu/putnam/fair.aspx .4-H/FFA Horse Show, is open to surrounding counties in Missouri, Adair, Mercer, Schuyler & Sullivan.  The 4-H/FFA  Dog Show, Tuesday, September 5, 10 am is open to surrounding counties in Missouri, Adair, Mercer, Schuyler and Sullivan.4-H/FFA- Rabbit & Poultry Shows, Dairy Cattle Show, Dairy Goat Show, Boer Goat Show, Swine Show, and Sheep Show are open to counties in Missouri that have a reciprocating 4-H/FFA show.  The only 4-H/FFA Livestock Show that will not be open to Out of County Exhibitors will be the 4/H/FFA Beef Show. All out of county livestock must be in place by 8 pm the night before the show or approved by superintendent.   Fair book.    For more information contact the Putnam County Extension Office, 660- 947-2705 or http://www.putnamcountyfairunionvillemo.com/  2017 Putnam County Fair Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 2, 2017

  • 4-H/FFA Horse Show, 11 am
  • Open Horse Show, following 4-H FFA Horse Show (Open to anyone in the State of Missouri)

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

  • Dogs Show Entries must be on grounds by 9 am
  • Dog Show, 10 am
  • Rabbit & Poultry Show entries must be on grounds by noon
  • Rabbit & Poultry Show, 4 pm
  • Dairy Cattle must be on grounds by 8 pm
  • Dairy Goats, Boar Goats, Swine, must be on the grounds by 8 pm 

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

  • Dairy Cattle Show, 1.00 pm
  • Dairy Goat Show, 2:30 pm
  • Boar Goat Show, immediately following Dairy Goat Show
  • Swine Show, 6 pm
  • Sheep must be on the grounds by 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 7, 2017

  • Sheep Show, 8:30 am
  • 4-H/FFA Breeding Cattle Show followed by Steer Show, 2 pm

Saturday, September 9, 2017

  • Putnam County Open Jackpot Show, weight-in 12-2 pm
  • Putnam County Open Jackpot Show,3:00 pm

September 28-October 1, 2017, Aksarben Stock Show, Fonner Park, Nebraska State Fair Grounds, 700 E Stolly Park Road, Grand Island, Nebraska.  For more information contact Aksarben Stock Show, 402-554-9600.  Entries & Dna are due by June 1, 2017.

October 2017

September 28-October 1, 2017, Aksarben Stock Show, Fonner Park, Nebraska State Fair Grounds, 700 E Stolly Park Road, Grand Island, Nebraska.  For more information contact Aksarben Stock Show402-554-9600.  Entries & Dna are due by June 1, 2017.

October 17-29, 2016, American Royal, Livestock Shows,  American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO. For more information, contact http://www.americanroyal.com/. 816-221-9800.

October 31, 2017-Nov. 1-16, 2017, North American International Livestock Exposition, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY. For more information, contact  http://www.livestockexpo.org

November 2017

October 31, 2017-Nov. 1-16, 2017, North American International Livestock Exposition, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY. For more information, contact  http://www.livestockexpo.org

January 2018

Jan. 6-21, 2018,  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 12 - Feb 3, 2018, 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 https://www.fwssr.com/