The fair will again start on Monday this year with ALL livestock arriving on Monday, August 12, 2019. See the Show Schedule page for weigh-in times.
FITTING CONTEST- The fitting contest will also move to Monday, August 12 at 8:00 pm. The contest will be held in the ring. There will be a form for entry of the contest to mail in at the time of livestock entries. There is $20.00 per team entry fee to enter the fitting contest.
BEEF SHOW TIMES – This year the Market Steer show will begin at 8:00 am, followed by the Bucket Calf show at 11:00 am. The Open Beef show will begin at 1:00 pm.
MARKET BROILER SHOW – We have added a Market Broiler Show for junior exhibitors. Chicks must be purchased from Coffeyville Feed and Farm by June 1, 2019. Exact date for delivery will be posted on Facebook. Either six or twelve chicks may be purchased with the pen being made up of the best three chickens. Chickens must have ID wing band in place matching purchase records at time of show. Champion and Reserve Champion will be sold at premium sale.
JUNIOR LIVESTOCK SALE – The Junior Livestock Sale will be on Friday August 16, 2019. Exhibitors making the premium sale must be in the sale ring when his or her animal is sold unless attending a state 4-H or FFA competition and PRIOR approval by the livestock committee had been granted. Exhibitors making the sale will need to pick up their sale shirt Friday August 16, 2019 starting at 2:00 pm. ALL exhibitors making the sale will need to be at the sale ring at 3:30 pm for a picture.
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All livestock entries will need to be mailed or turned in to the Coffeyville Chamber. No entries will be accepted at any other locations.
NOMINATIONS ARE DUE MAY 15, 2019. All animals will be nominated by breed except market goats. Any animal nominated in the wrong breed as determined by the superintendent will be placed in the CROSSBRED class of that division. Any entries that do not have a breed specified will be entered in the crossbred class. Please enclose at least 40 hairs pulled from the tail with follicles intact. Any incomplete nomination will be returned and a $10.00 late fee must accompany the returned nomination. Applicant will have 15 days to correct and return.
ENTRY FORMS ARE DUE JULY 15, 2019. A nomination form is NOT an entry form. You will need to complete an entry form to be entered in the fair. Late entries will be accepted until July 25, 2019 with a $20.00 late fee added. ALL breeding stock will need to have tag number, ear notch, tattoo, or some form of identification listed on entry form. ALL livestock entries will need to be mailed or turned in to the Coffeyville Chamber. NO entries will be excepted at any other locations.
All forms are available on the Entry Forms and Fees page, and in the premium book. If an entry form is not received nomination is considered ineligible to show.
HEALTH PAPERS – Each family MUST have their own health papers. The ISF tag as well as official identification MUST be listed on the health paper. Tags should be in the animals when nomination forms are done.