Junior Livestock


New for 2018! Wisconsin State Fair is pleased to announce implementation of the new, national certification program “Youth for the Quality Care of Animals” (YQCA). Completion of the program will be required for all youth who exhibit animal projects (Beef, Dairy, Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep and Swine) at the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Shows. To read more click here



Animal Shows Age Requirements: Participation in the Wisconsin State Fair Junior animal shows (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, goats, poultry and rabbits) is open to any boy or girl 12-19 years of age as of January 1st of the current year. Youth must be an active/participating member in good standing of a bona fide, adult-supervised Wisconsin animal-based youth organization by March 1st of the current year.

For 2018 the following youth organizations are approved for exhibitors showing in animal shows:
Wisconsin 4-H
Wisconsin FFA
Wisconsin Junior Angus Association
Wisconsin Junior Ayrshire Association
Wisconsin Junior Brown Swiss Association
Wisconsin Junior Guernsey Association
Wisconsin Junior Hereford Association
Wisconsin Junior Holstein Association
Wisconsin Junior Jersey Association
Wisconsin Junior Shorthorn Association
Wisconsin Junior Southdown Association
Wisconsin Show Pig Association
Wisconsin State Rabbit Breeders Association

Junior exhibitors will submit all entry information and fees directly to State Fair either online or via the mail. Questions regarding entering the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com or call 414.266.7000.

Junior Beef (August 6 – 9, 2018)

Junior Beef Information




                                                         Junior Dairy (August 1 – 5, 2018)

Junior Dairy Information




Junior Goats (August 1 – 5, 2018)

Junior Goats




Junior Poultry (August 8 – 10, 2018)

Junior Poultry



Junior Rabbits (August 1 – 3, 2018)

Junior Rabbits




Junior Sheep (August 6 – 9, 2018)

Junior Sheep




Junior Swine (August 6 – 9, 2018)

Junior Swine





Exhibitors will be able to send in payment for their Youth Center fees with their entries (located directly on the Entry Forms) or with Junior online entries (the Youth Center is listed under “Department”). 

Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction

Other Junior Forms/Information

Questions regarding entering Wisconsin State Fair can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com
or call 414.266.7000 (main line) or 414.266.7052 (Entry Office from April 10 – August 18).
Our mailing address is:
Wisconsin State Fair
Entry/Agriculture Department
640 S 84th St
West Allis WI 53214
Fax Number (Prior to Fair): 414.266.7007