Livestock Breed Show

Enter your animals

Adult and youth breeders can enter their animals for cash awards and ribbons in the San Diego County Fair’s Livestock Breed Show competitive exhibit.

The Fine Print

Have questions about entering this exhibit? Here are some of the answers. For details, please see the Entry Information.

The Livestock Breed exhibit is open to youth ages 9-19 and adults, in separate divisions. Animals entered in the Breed Show may not be entered in the Market Show. Different animals show at different times during the Fair, so be sure to download the Entry Information for complete details.

The processing fee varies. Processing fees are non-refundable except as noted in the State Rules.

If the number of animals exceeds barn capacity, management will limit entries based on the date the entry was received.

Get in touch online or call us at (858) 792-4207.

Entry Information

Entry deadline: Friday, May 3, 2019.
Fair dates: May 31-July 4, 2019

Please note: Entry Information was modified and replaced on Monday, April 8. Please download a new copy. Forms are included in the Entry Information document, or you can download them individually. 

Enter Now
Entry Information
State Rules
Local Rules

The Breed Show schedule

May 31-June 2, 2019
  • Llamas
  • Cotswold, Southdown, Rambouillet and Oxford sheep
  • Pygmy goats
  • Angora goats
June 5-9, 2019
  • Sheep
  • Beef
June 12-16, 2019
  • Dairy cattle
  • Dairy goats
June 19-23, 2019
  • Mini silky fainting goats
June 21-23 2019
  • Boer goats

Forms

Breed Inventory Worksheet
Badging Schedule
Badging Request Form
Camping Form
Jockey Quarters Form
First Aid Form

Join Our Mailing List

Join Our Mailing List

We’re the San Diego County Fair and we send fun emails.
If you sign up for our email list, we pinky swear that we’ll only send you the good stuff. (must be at least 13 years old)

We’re the San Diego County Fair and we send fun emails.
If you sign up for our email list, we pinky swear that we’ll only send you the good stuff. (must be at least 13 years old)