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. 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, Andrew County Fair Grounds, Savannah, MO, Andrew County Fair
June 7, and June 14-22, 2014
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 Contest-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
Gilman City Fair, Gilman City Fairgrounds, Gilman City, MO
June 19-21, 2014
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

Daviess County Jr. Livestock Show, Dockery Park, Gallatin, MO
July 10, 11 & 12, 2014
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
Gentry County Junior Livestock Show, Gentry County Fair Grounds, Albany, MO
July 14 & 15, 2014
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
Mercer County Fair, Mercer County Fair Grounds, Princeton, MO
July 15-19, 2014
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
Nodaway County 4-H & FFA Livestock Show, Nodaway County Community Building, 25669 Hawk Road, Maryville, MO (Maryville Memorial Airport)
July 15, 16 & 17, 2014
For more information contact: Phillip Doty, 816-803-0094 or Jeremy Lacy, 816-797-4129
For full show rules & classes visit www.extension.missouri.edu/Nodaway or contact the Nodaway County Extension Center, 660-582-8101
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.   

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 & Dairy Show, 10 am
  • Show Order, Heifer, Dairy, Steers
  • Supper, 5 pm
  • Sale Starts, 6 pm
Caldwell County Fair, Caldwell County Fair Grounds, Kingston, MO and Horse Show at Stage Coach Park, Polo, MO
July 17, 18 & 20, 2014
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
Jamesport Junior Livestock Show, Jamesport City Park, Jamesport, MO  
July 24, 25, & 26, 2014
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 2014

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

 

September 2014

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

 

Buchanan County livestock Show, Andrew County Fairgrounds
September 7, 2014
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. 

 

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

 

Ak-Sar-Ben's River City Rodeo & Stock Show, 8707 West Center Road, Suite 101, Omaha, NE 68124, 402-554-9600
2014- 4-H Stock Show
Sept 25- 28
For more information contact Bud Beedle, Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show Director, 402-554-9600, ext 111 or beedlep@aksarben.org
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. 

 

October 2014

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

 

November 2014

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

 

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

 

January 2015

National Western Stock Show, National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver Co
Jan. 10-25, 2015
For more information contact National Western Stock Show,  303-297-1166 or http://www.nationalwestern.com.

 

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

 

For more Fair dates, please see http://extension.missouri.edu/daviess/fairs.aspx