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Open Class Livestock

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Click on the button below to watch a livestream of our 2023 Open Class Livestock Shows!

New Entry Information

All Open Class Home Arts, Farm & Garden & Livestock Competitions will utilize the same Online Entry System (Online Entries are now closed). This means one username, password, and user fee for all Open Class Entries.

All Department Livestock Exhibitors must be aware of and abide by:

•  The General Rules of the Livestock Department                     
•  The IAFE National Code of Show Ring Ethics                          
•  2023 Animal Health Information
•  2023 RFID Regulations

Premium Books

Department A – Dairy
2023 Dairy Premium Book    

Department B – Beef
2023 Beef Premium Book
      2023 Open & 4H Beef /Dairy Steer Stalling
2023 Longhorn Premium Book    

Department C – Sheep 
2023 Sheep Premium Book
     2023 Open Sheep Stalling

Department D – Swine
2023 Swine Premium Book
Pandemonium in Timonium
NEW!!! The American Berkshire Association presents an
All Breeds Junior Show with
the ABA ‘In the Spotlight’ Open Berkshire Show & Sale!

Department E – Dairy Goats
2023 Dairy Goat Premium Book

Department G – Boer Goats
2023 ABGA Premium Book
2023 JABGA Premium Book

Department J – Youth Llamas & Alpacas
2023 ALSA Premium Book

2023 Competitions Schedule
2023 Full Fair Program

Hotel Partners

The following hotel partners have graciously offered discounted rates for our Exhibitors. If you need lodging, we encourage you to take advantage of their gracious offers. The rooms must be booked directly using the booking links to receive the discounted rates.
Hotel Partners


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