2018 Stock Show Schedule of Events 

Jan
4
Thu
Wool Show Judging @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am
Jan
6
Sat
National Gelbvieh Junior Heifer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 8:00 am
Red Angus Junior Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 6 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Gelbvieh and Balancer Futurity @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am
Llama Walking Fiber Show @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 6 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 6 @ 12:30 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

An Afternoon with Llamas/Alpacas @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 2:00 pm
Llama Performance Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 2:30 pm
Alpaca Halter Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 6 @ 3:00 pm
Folkloric Dancers @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 6 @ 4:30 pm

These enchanting dancers amaze the crowd as they take you on a journey through the past and present of one of the most popular styles of Mexican dancing.  Showcasing their flawless moves and bright colored dresses, these dancers can be found in the Activity Pavilion during the opening weekend.  Be the first to witness a sneak peak of the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganzas!

Jan
7
Sun
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 7 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Catch-A-Calf Show, Photo Session & Final Awards @ Stadium Arena
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 7 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 7 @ 12:30 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

Limousin Sale Social @ National Western Club
Jan 7 @ 4:00 pm
Folkloric Dancers @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 7 @ 4:30 pm

These enchanting dancers amaze the crowd as they take you on a journey through the past and present of one of the most popular styles of Mexican dancing.  Showcasing their flawless moves and bright colored dresses, these dancers can be found in the Activity Pavilion during the opening weekend.  Be the first to witness a sneak peak of the Mexican Rodeo Extravaganzas!

National Limousin Sale @ National Western Club
Jan 7 @ 5:00 pm
Jan
8
Mon
National Gelbvieh & Balancer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 8 @ 8:00 am
Red Angus Show Open @ Stadium Arena
Jan 8 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 8 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 8 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Jan
9
Tue
Junior South Devon Show followed by National South Devon Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 9 @ 9:00 am
National Limousin Junior Heifer/ Lim-Flex Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 9 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 9 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

National Limousin MOE Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm
Junior Market Goat Showmanship @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm
DMCC Goat Roping @ Stadium Arena
Jan 9 @ 6:30 pm
Jan
10
Wed
National Hereford Junior Heifer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 10 @ 8:00 am
Junior Market Goat Show @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 10 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 10 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 10 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Angus Bull ROV Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 10 @ 11:30 am
Junior Market Goat Championship @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm
Boer Goat Show @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 10 @ 2:00 pm
Angus Sale Social @ Stadium Arena
Jan 10 @ 4:00 pm
Angus Bull Sale @ Stadium Arena
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm
Jan
11
Thu
Junior Angus Heifer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 11 @ 8:00 am
National Hereford Bull Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 11 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Angus “Denim & Diamonds” Sale @ Beef Palace Auction Arena
Jan 11 @ 5:00 pm
Jan
12
Fri
Angus Female ROV Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 12 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Livestock Marketing Workshop – Ranch House Design @ Centennial Room
Jan 12 @ 12:30 pm
‘Mile High Night’ National Hereford Sale @ Stadium Arena
Jan 12 @ 6:30 pm
Jan
13
Sat
National Hereford Female Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 13 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 13 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 13 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 13 @ 1:30 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

Junior Market Lamb Showmanship @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 13 @ 4:00 pm
Dog Pull @ Stadium Arena
Jan 13 @ 6:00 pm
Jan
14
Sun
Charolais Junior Heifer Show / Open Percentage Charolais Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 14 @ 8:00 am
Open Maine-Anjou Bull Show /Open Maine Tainer Bull Show / Junior MaineTainer Breeding Heifers / Open Maine Tainer Show/ Junior Maine-Anjou Breeding Heifers/Open Maine-Anjou Heifer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 14 @ 8:00 am
Junior Market Lamb Show @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 14 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 14 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Junior Shorthorn Heifer /Jr. ShorthornPlus Heifer Show /Open Shorthorn Plus Female & Bull Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 14 @ 11:00 am
Charolais in the Rockies Sale @ Beef Palace Auction Arena
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm
Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 14 @ 1:30 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

Junior Market Lamb Champion Selection @ Stadium Arena
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm
Jan
15
Mon
National ROE Charolais Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 15 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 15 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 15 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

National Shorthorn Female Show /National Shorthorn Bull Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 15 @ 11:00 am
Jan
16
Tue
Simmental Jr. Breeding Heifer Show / Simmental Bull Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 16 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 16 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

43rd National Salers Sale @ Beef Palace Auction Arena
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm
Junior Market Swine Showmanship @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm
Jan
17
Wed
Simmental Female Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 17 @ 8:00 am
Junior Market Swine Show @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 17 @ 9:00 am
Salers Jr. Breeding Heifer/ 43rd National Salers Open Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 17 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Junior Market Steer Showmanship @ Stadium Arena
Jan 17 @ 3:00 pm
Junior Market Swine Champion Selection @ Stadium Arena
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm
Jan
18
Thu
Junior Market Steer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Junior Market Steer Champion Selection @ Stadium Arena
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm
Highland Jr. Breeding Heifer Show / Steers & Prospect Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm
Jan
19
Fri
National Highland Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Dog Fly Ball Games @ Stadium Arena
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm
Auction of Junior Livestock Champions @ Beef Palace Auction Arena
Jan 19 @ 6:30 pm
Jan
20
Sat
Junior Ewe Lamb Showmanship (All Breeds) @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am
Miniature Hereford Junior Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am
Junior Breeding Sheep Show followed by the Open Show (Wool Breeds – Jr., Breeding, Natural Color) @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am
Open Prospect Steer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 20 @ 9:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 20 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Junior Poultry Showmanship @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am
National Highland Sale @ Beef Palace Auction Arena
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Open Prospect Heifer Show @ Stadium Arena
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am
Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

Sheep Lead Contest @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 20 @ 6:30 pm
Jan
21
Sun
Junior Breeding Sheep Show followed by the Open Show (Meat Breeds) @ Stadium Hall 1
Jan 21 @ 8:30 am
Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 21 @ 9:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Farmyard Follies @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 21 @ 10:30 am

This delightful show features the lovable critters from the famous Great American Petting Farm.  Come see this funny and educational animal entertainment show that features goats, sheep and llamas performing with the infamous trouble-making spotted donkey, Fiona-No-No.  Hosted by one of the “Zoo Crew,” the show includes animal behavior and antics accompanied by fascinating facts and stories about each type of animal.

Top Hogs of the Wild West @ Ames Activity Pavilion
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm

Watch your favorite barnyard animals perform thrilling tricks, act out hysterical impressions and even ride a skateboard!  Kids will have the exclusive opportunity to meet the brilliant pigs after the performance.

Stock Dog Trials (Intermediate Sheep Competition) @ Stadium Arena
Jan 21 @ 1:00 pm