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Show and Fair Promotion

Shows and Fairs

Show and Fair Promotion

Show and Fair promotes Kentucky's livestock industry by sponsoring over 100 district, state, and national livestock shows and sales for youth and adult exhibitors. The division administers the Aid to Local Agricultural Fair Programs, which monitors 105 local county fairs in promoting and advancing Kentucky agriculture. The Kentucky Department of Agriculture provides premiums for these shows and programs totaling over $1 million dollars annually.

Upcoming Events:


Please note that the 2017 Kentucky River Classic Breeding Sheep Show will be held Saturday, August 5th at Franklin Co. Fairgrounds
Check-in: 8:00a.m. ET Show: 10:00a.m. ET

2017 KDA Shows and Events Calendar