Horse shows

Events are open to 4-H and FFA members showing livestock, unless otherwise noted. See links below for additional information.


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

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 

July 2018

July 21, 2018, Randolph County 4-H & FFA with Shiloh & Circle E Saddle Club, Rothwell Park, Moberly, MO.  Overnight camping available.  Registration begins at 10 am.  Show begins at 11 am.  For more information call 660-361-1575. Show Bill.

July 21, 2018, Randolph County Fair, Rothwell Park, Moberly, MO.  Entry Forms must be at the Randolph County Extension office by June 7, 2018.  For more information contact the Randolph County Extension Office, 660-269-9656.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

  • Busy Busy Beavers Biscuit & Gravy Breakfast 7-11 am
  • Horse Show registration-10 am
  • Cat Show- 10 am
  • Fun for Kids-10-11:30 am
  • Horse Show-11 am
  • Baby Show Registration-Noon
  • Pet Show-Noon
  • Baby Show- 1 pm
  • Ag Olympics-1:30-3:30 pm
  • Family Faun Night/Dance-7 pm

July 21 & 26, 2018, Cooper County Youth Fair, Cooper County Your Fair Grounds, 16899 Dunkles Drive, Boonville, MO.  Must pre-register by July 1, 2018.  How to enter fair, click on link.  Cooper County Fair Book.  There are open Beef Breeding classes, Steers & Market Heifer, Swine and Sheep & Goat Show.  For more information contact the Cooper County Extension Office, 6610-882-5661.

Saturday July 21, 2018-Admission Free

  • 4-H & FFA Showmanship/Performance Horse Show-3 pm

Thursday, July 26, 2018-Admission Free

  • Carnival armband nightly-6:30-10:30 pm
  • Dairy Show- 9 am
  • Dairy Showmanship
  • Bobby Calf Show
  • Beef Breeding Show
  • All Beef Showmanship (immediately following)
  • Dairy Goat Show- 9 am
  • Pet Goat Show
  • Dairy Goat Showmanship
  • Baby Show Registration 6 pm
  • Baby Show-6:30 pm
  • Cattlemen's State Sandwich Buyer's Dinner-6 pm
  • Livestock Sale Begins- 7 pm
  • Sale of Champions & Reserve Animals: Followed by Swine, Beef, Rabbits, Poultry, Sheep, Goats & Hams
  • Horse Barrel Races & Game Events 7 pm
  • Country Liner's Band (music sponsored by Citizens Community Bank)

July 22, 2018, Perry County 4-H Fair, several locations listed below,  This is a closed county show, open to 4-H & FFA exhibitors from Perry County Only. For more information contact the Perry County Extension office, 573-*547-4504

Sunday, July 22, 2018

  • 4-H Fair Horse Show, The Hope Center, Perryville, MO-3 pm

July 22, 2018, Jamesport Junior Livestock Youth Only Horse Show, held at the Leroy Gardner Family property-former Jamesport Saddle Club Grounds, Jamesport, MO.  For more information contact Ryan Ranes, 660-663-5226  Loren Meservey, 660-684-6118 or Mandy Prescott, 660-605-1751.Horse Show Bill. Jamesport Junior Livestock Show Fair Book

  • Registration for Horse show-10-11 am
  • Horse Show, 11 am

July 22, 2018, 2018 Henry County Fair, 70th Annual, Henry County Fair Grounds, 1004 E Sedalia Ave., Clinton, MO.  For more information contact the Henry County Extension Office, 660-885-5556.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

  • Horse Show (Deepwater Arena) 10 am

July 22, 2018, Pike County Youth Fair, Pike County Fairgrounds, 15884 Hwy 54, Bowling Green, MO.  This is a Closed Show, except the Youth Beef Show which is open to reciprocating counties.  All youth entries (4-H, FFA, & FHA) are due in the Pike County Extension Office NO LATER THAN JUNE 29, 2018.  Entry Form, Fair Book part 1, and Fair Book Part 2 .  For more information contact the Pike County Extension Office, 573-324-5464.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

  • Horses in Place-11 am
  • Gymkhana-Noon

July 22, 2018, Jefferson City Jaycees' Cole County Fair, Jefferson City Jaycees' Cole County Fairgrounds, 1445 Fairground Rd., Jefferson City, MO, 573-893-3950.  This fair is open to Cole County 4-H & FFA members and reciprocal Counties.  Pre-register online Cole County Extension by June 29, 2018, 4:30 pm. For more information contact the Cole County Extension Office, 573-634-2824.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

  • Cole County 4-H/FFA Horse Show, Kempker Arena, 15103 HWy 17, Eugene, MO.
  • Pre-register by June 29, 2018
  • Must arrive by 12 pm for check-in
  • Show-1 pm

July 23, 2018, Audrain County 4-H & Youth Fair, Audrian County Fair Grounds, Mexico, MO.  Pre-registration forms are requires by June 15, 2018.  Forms available on the Audrain County Extension web site. Entry Form .  .  The fair is open to "reciprocating fairs' This policy means Audrain County Fairs shows are open to those counties that are open to Audrain County exhibitors and are closed to those exhibitors from counties in which those counties shows are closed to Audrain County members, Beef, Goat, Horse, Poultry, Rabbit, Sheep & Swine.  Exhibitors must bring a copy of their fair book or forward it to the Audrian Extension center prior to the fair.  Fair Book. For more information contact Audrain County Extension, 573.-581-3231.

Monday, July 23, 2018

  • Swine Check-in, Weigh-in (North Barn)-6:30-8:30 am
  • Swine Show (Livestock Complex)-11 pm
  • Horse Show Check-in-5 pm
  • Super Farmer Contest Registration 6 pm
  • Horse Show (Arena) 6 pm
  • Super Farmer Contest (Livestock Complex) 6:30 pm

July 24, 2018, 2018 Clark County Fair, Clark County Fair Grounds, Kahoka, MO.  Fair Web Site  Pre-register by noon, July 1, 2018, Clark County Extension Office. This is a Closed show  For more information contact Clark County Extension Office, 660-727-3339.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

  • 4-H & FFA Horse Show-9 am
  • 4-H & FFA Dog Show-5 pm

Sunday July 29, 2018

  • Livestock released from barns-3-9 am
  • Booth & Displays in commercial building-12-4 pm
  • Harness Racing 12:30 pm

July 26-29, 2018, Missouri State Horsemanship for 4-H & FFA, (Horses, Ponies & Mules), Missouri State Fair Grounds, Mathewson Exhibition Center, Coliseum & Donnelly Arena, Sedalia, MO.  Debbie Davis, Superintendent, 816-632-0817.Entries close and must be received by July 2, 2018.  Earliest Arrival, Thursday, July 26, 2018, 7 am, enter Gat 4 ONLY, must be out of barns, Sunday, July 29, 2018, 11 pm.  Horses released when through showing.  Missouri State Fair 4-H & FFA Rules & Classes.

July 31, 2018, 2018 Marion County Fair, Palymra City Park, Palymra, MO.  Pre-Register by June 29, 2018, Entry Forms to Marion County Extension.   County Entry Forms and Out of County Horse Show Entry Forms.  For more information contact the Marion County Extension Office, 573-769-2177.  Fair Book

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

  • Horses in Place-Missouri 4-H/FFA member only-3 pm
  • 4-H/FFA Horse Show- 4 0m
  • Clover Kid Small Animal Show-Show Arena-6 pm

July 31-Aug 4, 2018, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedalia, MO. Society Horse Show-Mathewson Exhibition Center. Judging Schedules For more information contacMissouri State Fair at 660-530-5600 or 800-422-FAIR (3247) or

August 2018

August 4, 2018, North Central Missouri Fair, North Central Missouri Fair Grounds, Trenton, MO .  For more more information contact Blake Baugher, Livestock Superintendent, 660-359-7091.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

  • Horse Show, North Missouri Saddle Club arena, 9 am

August 9-19, 2018, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedalia, MO.  Mule, Draft Horse, Gypsy Horse, Belgian, Percheron & Clydesdale-Shire, Pony Pull & Draft Horse Hitches.  Judging Schedules. For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600 or 800-422-FAIR (3247) or

August 25-December 3, 2018, American Royal, American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.  For more information contact, 816-221-9800


September 2018

September 1, 2018, 2018 Putnam County Fair, Putnam County Fair Grounds, Unionville, MO.  Must Pre-Register on forms at Putnam County Extension. Dairy, Swine, Horse, Small Animals, Poultry, Rabbits, Meat and Dairy Goats, and Sheep shows are all open to 4-H & FFA membrs in Putnam & all reciprocating counties in Missouri that have a 4-H /FFA Show. 4/H/FFA Beef show is open to 4-H/FFA members in Putnam County.  Beef Open Jackpot Show is open to exhibitors that are 21 years of age or younger.  The Cat show is open to 4/H/FFA member from Putnam County only.  For more information contact the Putnam County Extension at  660-947-2705 or 2018 Putnam County Fair Web Site.

Saturday, September 1, 2018

  • 4-H/FFA Horse Show, 11 am
  • Followed by Open Show 

September 3, 2018, Northwest Missouri State Fair, Northwest Missouri Fair Grounds, 800 S 8th Street, Bethany, MO.  For more information contact 660-425-6951 or Northwest Missouri State Fair.

Monday, September 3, 2018

  • Livestock Sale-9 am
  • Youth Rodeo, Registration 9 am-BTC Arena
  • Youth Rodeo, 10 am-BTC Arena
  • Demolition Derby-12:30 pm-Grandstand
  • Car Races-8 pm-Grandstand

September 22-23, 2018, Horse Show, Aksarben Stock Show, Fonner Park, Nebraska State Fair Grounds, 700 E. Stolly Park Road, Grand Island, Nebraska.  For more information contact, 402-554-9600.

August 25-December 3, 2018, American Royal, American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.  For more information contact, 816-221-9800.

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