2018 Schedule

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Schedule, parking, general information and map instructions.

Date Time Event
Wednesday November 1    
N/A Entry Deadline
     
Tuesday November 27    
N/A Trailers allowed on the Fairgrounds
     
Wednesday November 28    
9 am – 4 pm HBC Show Office Open
9 am - 4 pm Junior Show Stalling
3 pm Cattle allowed into barns
5 pm Breed Managers to have Breed Stalls for Sale Cattle Set Up
     
Thursday November 29    
  8 am – 5 pm HBC Show Office Open
  8 am – 12 pm Continue Junior Show Stalling
  12 pm BEGIN PROCESSING BREED SALE CATTLE AT THE SCALES. ALL BREED SALE ANIMALS WILL BE WEIGHED AND TAGGED AT THE SCALES.
  1 pm Weigh Sale Cattle
  30 minutes after conclusion of weighing sale cattle Scales will open to weigh Crossbred Steers, Market Heifers and Commercial Heifers
  4 pm Team Fitting Contest Entry Deadline
  4 pm – 8 pm Continue Junior Show Stalling
  5 pm

SHOWMANSHIP AND JUNIOR SHOW ENTRY DEADLINE
*Check your receipt. If you have a “Yes” in the Showmanship Box you are already entered.

  5 pm Breed Managers Meeting
  8 pm ALL STALLING ASSIGNMENTS MUST BE COMPLETED AND ENTRY PAPERWORK CHECKED, THIS MEANS GETTING YOUR ORIGIONAL RECEIPT STAMPED AND PINK AND BLUE ENTRY CARDS AND BACK TAGS PICKED UP
     
Friday November 30    
  8 am – 8 pm HBC Show Office Open
  8 am - 7 pm HBC Tradeshow Open
  8 am - 10 am Breed & All Star Sale Cattle Steer & Heifer Show in the Show Ring
  9 am All Junior Show Cattle must be in the barn
  9 am Breed dues for all breeds will be collected in the foyer of the Expo Hall
  10 am

People’s Choice Photography Contest Entry Deadline

  11 am

Weigh Steers & Commercial Heifers in the Annex/Hall D
*Weigh order will be Breed Steers in order shown, Commercial Heifers, Crossbred Steers.

  11 am

Check paperwork on Purebred Heifers in the Show Rings
*Check in order will be in the order shown with 3 breeds checking in simultaneously.

  12 - 12:30 pm Showmanship numbers will be passed out
  1 pm Sullivan Supply Fitting Demonstration in Show Ring 1
  2 pm Team Fitting Contest in the Show Ring 1
  4 pm Entry deadline for the Judging Contest
  5 pm Showmanship Preliminaries in the Show Ring
     
Saturday December 1st    
  7 am – 8 am Pick up cards for the Junior Judging Contest
  8 am – 8 pm HBC Show Office Open
  8 am – 11:30 am Judging Contest in the Show Ring
  8 am IJBCA Silent Auction Opens
  8 am – 7 pm HBC Tradeshow Open
  9:30 am

All Star Steer & Heifer Sale and Breed Sales at South end of Cattle Barn
*The order for the Purebred Sales will be determined after check in.

  11:30 am Showmanship Semi-Finals and Finals in the Show Ring
  1:30 pm Judging Contest Results Announced
  2 pm - 9 pm

Junior Show
*See Show Order Below.

     
Sunday December 2nd    
  7 am HBC Worship Service in the Show Ring
  8 am – 2 pm HBC Tradeshow Open
  8 am – 4 pm HBC Show Office Open
  8 am – 4 pm Junior Show
  1:30 pm IJBCA Silent Auction Ends
     

Junior Show Order

STEERS

Saturday – Dec. 1st

Ring 1

Shorthorn
Shorthorn Plus
Simmental
Hereford
Black Hereford
Angus
Red Angus
Charolais
Gelbvieh
Limousin
Belted Galloway
Red Poll
Salers

Sunday – Dec. 2nd

Ring 1

Market Heifers
Crossbred
Maine Anjou
Chianina

HEIFERS

Saturday – Dec. 1st

Ring 3

Maine Anjou
Mainetainer
Chianina
Chiangus

Saturday – Dec. 1st

Ring 4

Commercial

Sunday – Dec. 2nd

Ring 3

Hereford
Red Poll
Black Hereford
Salers
Gelbvieh
Belted Galloway
Simmental
Sim-Solution

Sunday – Dec. 2nd

Ring 4

Charolais
Composite Charolais
Shorthorn
Shorthorn Plus
Red Angus
Angus
Limousin