Compete at the Fair

Entries for 2022 are now open. Please note, changes to the premium book may occur between now and through the end of the Fair. Entries open in June. Deadlines are listed in the order of 1st deadline, late deadline and extra late deadline. Additional fees apply if a late or extra late deadline exist.

To learn how to enter into the Fair and find the rules you need to adhere to, read the Kentucky State Fair Premium Book User's Guide.

Rules Livestock 4-H/FFA Youth Livestock Small Livestock General Department

Livestock Show Schedule

View Livestock Schedule

The judges

View List of Judges

Rules

Premium Book

4-H Online

4-H/FFA Youth Livestock Rules & Regulations

4H/FFA Livestock Show Schedule

Championship Drive Information

East Hall General Rules

FFA Online

General Rules & Information

Homebrew Beer Online Entry Instructions

Largest Pumpkin and Largest Watermelon

West Hall General Rules

Livestock

Premium Book

Deadline

Enter Online

Beef

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Boer Goats

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Dairy Cattle

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Dairy Goats

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Mules & Jacks

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Sheep

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

Swine

Deadline to enter:

July 10

July 25

August 3

4-H/FFA Youth Livestock

Premium Book

Deadline

Enter Online

Youth Beef Cattle

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Dairy Cattle

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Dairy Goats

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Market Goats

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Sheep Show

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Swine Show

Deadline to enter:

July 10

William B. Tolle Award - 4-H Application

Deadline to enter:

July 26

William B. Tolle Award - FFA Application

Deadline to enter:

July 26

Youth Poultry

Deadline to enter:

July 10

Youth Rabbits

Deadline to enter:

July 10

4-H Poultry Showmanship - Enter via 4-H agent

Deadline to enter:

4H/FFA Livestock Show Schedule

Deadline to enter:

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Small Livestock

Premium Book

Deadline

Enter Online

Pigeons

Deadline to enter:

July 18

Poultry

Deadline to enter:

July 18

Rabbits

Deadline to enter:

July 18

General Department

Premium Book

Deadline

Enter Online

Antiques

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Bees & Honey

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Kentucky Country Ham

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Culinary

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Dairy Products

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Egg Show

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Field, Seed & Grain

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Fine Arts & Crafts

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Photography

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Fruits & Nuts

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Hobbies

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Homebrew Beer

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Homemade Wine

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Textiles

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Plants & Flowers

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Vegetables & Melons

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10

Tobacco

Deadline to enter:

July 1

July 10