What’s New – Contests and Livestock Shows

The barn doors are getting ready to swing open for the 2024 Missouri State Fair, and we’re sharing a list of NEW contests and livestock shows coming to the Fair. For a complete listing of rules and classes for all contests and shows, visit the online Premium Guide, sponsored by Midwest Dairy.

New Contests and Shows Offered in 2024:

Livestock Contests and Shows:

4-H Building:

  • Youth who exhibit in the 4-H Building will have the opportunity to include their items in an online auction. Learn more on this FAQ document created by Missouri 4-H.

New Event:

In addition, some competitions will be held in different locations for the 2024 Fair:

For more information about what’s new in State Fair contests/shows, visit the Competition Updates page.