Does your livestock put Old MacDonald’s to shame? Enter the Fair’s Junior or Open Livestock competitions before June 20 for your chance to show off your animals and win cash prizes!

Some of the Ohio State Fair’s livestock classes include:

  • Beef
  • Dairy cattle
  • Llamas
  • Rabbits
  • Sheep
  • Poultry
  • Goats
  • Swine

For general rules and regulations, click here:

Junior Livestock

The Junior Livestock competition is open to:

  • Any boy or girl who is at least 8 years old and in third grade
  • Eligibility ends the year in which the exhibitor turns 19, therefore, an exhibitor must be 18 years old the same year in which an entry is made.
  • These participants must also be current members in good standing of either Ohio 4-H or FFA.


To enter the Junior Livestock competition, click here:


Open Livestock

The open livestock competition is open to anyone who would like to compete.

To enter the Open Livestock competition, click here:
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