Livestock

Albemarle County’s Agrarian Roots

Each year the Albemarle County Fair is proud to showcase livestock from Albemarle and surrounding counties. Bring your little ones and meet cows, bunnies, goats, and more.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Livestock Tent: Animal Check-In 12–3pm
Show Starts at 5pm:

SHEEP CLASSES:

  • 401–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19) 402–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13) 403–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience) 404–Pre-junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 5–8) 405–Open Lamb
  • 407–Market Lamb (over 85 lbs)
  • 408–Breed Ewe
  • FIBER ANIMAL CLASSES: 500–Fiber Sheep

MEAT GOAT CLASSES:

  • 601–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19) 602–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13) 603–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience) 604–Pre-junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 5–8) 605–Open Goat
  • 606–Feeder Goat (under 50 lbs)
  • 607–Market Goat (over 50 lbs)
  • 608–Breed Meat Goat Doe

DAIRY GOAT CLASSES:
700–Dairy Goats

POULTRY CLASSES:

  • 801–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19)
  • 802–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13) 803–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience)
  • 804–Pre-junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 5–8)
  • 805–Open Poultry
  • 806–Market Chicken
  • 807–Market Turkey
  • 808–Chicken
  • 809–Turkey
  • 810–Duck
  • 811–Guinea

RABBIT CLASSES:

  • 901–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19)
  • 902–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13)
  • 903–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience)
  • 904–Pre-junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 5–8) 905–Open Rabbit
  • 906–Market Rabbit
  • 908–Breed Rabbit (Doe or Buck)

Friday, August 4, 2017

Show starts at 5pm:

BEEF CATTLE CLASSES:

  • 101–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19) 102–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13)
  • 103–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience)
  • 105–Open Steer
  • 106–Feeder Steer (min 400 lbs, max 999 lbs)
  • 107–Market Steer (min 1000 lbs, max 1400 lbs) 108-109–Beef Heifer

DAIRY CATTLE CLASSES:

  • 202–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13)
  • 203–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience)
  • 207–Dairy Heifer Calf

SWINE CLASSES:

  • 301–Senior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 14–19)
  • 302–Junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 9–13) 303–Novice Fitting & Showmanship (no prior experience)
  • 304–Pre-junior Fitting & Showmanship (ages 5–8) 305–Open Hog
  • 306–Feeder Hog (under 200 lbs)
  • 307–Market Hog (min 200 lbs, max 300 lbs)
  • 308–Breed Gilt

Saturday, August 5, 2017

OLD TIMER’S FUN CLASS: 11am
BUYER’S LUNCH: 12:30pm
MARKET ANIMAL AUCTION: 2pm