IMPORTANT DATES

July 1: Validations begin

July 15: Validations due (online and postmarked to AYE) 

July 16: AYE entry portal opens on ShoWorks

July 31: AYE entries due on ShoWorks (closes at 11:59 p.m.)

August 5: Late entries due on ShoWorks($100/animal)

August 12: Super-Late entries due on ShoWorks ($200/animal)

October 2-5: Arkansas Youth Expo

 

AYE SCHEDULE (As of April 21, 2022)

Saturday October 1 (NO LIVESTOCK ON GROUNDS)

8a.m. – Fairgrounds available for RV and tack trailers Washington County Fairgrounds

8a.m.-8p.m. – Agricultural Mechanics Projects can move in Pauline Whitaker Arena

10p.m.- All RVs must be in place Washington County Fairgrounds

 

Sunday October 2

7a.m. – Barns open to all livestock and Agricultural Mechanics Washington County Fairgrounds

8a.m. – 6p.m. – Backtags available for pick up AYE Main Office

6p.m. AYE Family and Friends Night Center Walkway

12a.m.- GATES CLOSE. All livestock and Agricultural Mechanics projects must be on grounds Washington County Fairgrounds

 

Monday October 3

8a.m. – Agricultural Mechanics Contest Pauline Whitaker Arena

9a.m. – Deadline to pick up packets AYE Main Show Office

9 a.m. – 10 a.m. – Market Hog Classification and Gilt Paper Check ADM Hog Arena

10a.m-11a.m.- Market Lamb Classification and Ewe Paper Check Show-Rite Lamb Arena

10a.m.-11am.- Breeding Heifer Paper Check Purina Beef Arena

12p.m.- Breeding Doe, Crossbred Breeding Gilt, Commercial Breeding Ewe, and Commercial Heifer weight cards due ONLINE

12p.m. Swine Showmanship ADM Hog Arena

12p.m. Lamb Showmanship Show-Rite Lamb Arena

2p.m.- Cattle Showmanship Purina Beef Arena

2p.m.- Goat Showmanship Stock Show Secrets Goat Arena

6p.m. – Market Steer, Market Barrow, Market Goat, and Market Lamb weight cards due ONLINE

 

Tuesday October 4

8a.m. – Breeding Gilt show begins ADM Hog Arena

AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE BREEDING GILT SHOW, THE MARKET BARROW SHOW WILL BEGIN AND GO THROUGH THE YORKSHIRE SHOW.

8a.m – Breeding Heifer Show followed by Commercial Heifer Show Purina Cattle Arena 

8a.m. – Breeding Ewe Show Show-Rite Lamb Arena

11a.m. -Breeding Doe Show Stock Show Secrets Goat Arena

 

Wednesday October 5

8a.m. -Market Barrow show continues ADM Hog Arena

8a.m. – Market Wether Lamb Show Show-Rite Lamb Arena

11a.m. – Market Wether Goat Show Stock Show Secrets Goat Arena

11a..m – Market Steer Show Purina Cattle Arena

3p.m. – Cimarron Celebration of Champions Participant Meeting Pauline Whitaker Arena

4p.m.- Cimarron Celebration of Champions Pauline Whitaker Arena

11:59p.m. ALL LIVESTOCK AND RVS OFF OF THE FAIRGROUNDS