Livestock Show

Rodeo Austin welcomes all junior and open livestock exhibitors to the annual Fair and Rodeo in March. More than 8,000 Competitive Events entries will compete throughout the Fair and Rodeo.

Online entry for the Junior and Open Livestock Show has closed. Please call 512-919-3000 for late entries.

Junior Livestock Show packets will be mailed to the Ag Teacher or County Agents by February 15. Open Livestock Show packets will be available for pick-up at the Howdy check-in trailer upon arrival.

Open and Youth Boer Goat Show Entry Forms

In addition to completing the online entry process, download the entry forms and submit to the Rodeo Austin office by February 1st. 

Animal Health Declaration Form

The Animal Health Declaration Form is intended to help exhibitors understand the importance of adhering to the Drug Residue Avoidance Program by keeping accurate veterinarian and health records. This form is not required, however, it is recommended to be utilized as a teaching tool and an educational opportunity. Exhibitors who wish to participate should submit the form at the Howdy check-in trailer upon arrival.

Open and Youth Texas Longhorn Entry Forms

In addition to completing the online entry process, download the entry forms and mail to the Rodeo Austin office by February 1st. 

Junior Livestock Show Judges

    Junior Market Barrows: Miles Toenyes - Highland, Illinois 

    Junior Market Lambs: Chad Coburn - Sterling City, Texas 

    Junior Market Goats: Kevin Newsom - Bracketville, Texas 

    Junior Market Steers: Jack Ward - Kansas City, Missouri 

    Junior Breeding Heifers (American Division): Chris Cassady - Ankeny, IA

    Junior Breeding Heifers (British/Continental Division): Tyler Cates - Modoc, IN

    Junior Market Broilers: Dale Hyatt - College Station, TX

    Junior Market Turkeys: Jacob Prukop - College Station, TX

    Open Show Judges

    Open Boer Goat Show: Eddie Holland - Bluffton, TX 

    Youth Boer Goat Show: Warren Thigpen - Bandera, TX

    Open Texas Longhorn Show: Randy Allgood - Bellevue, TX

    Youth Texas Longhorn Show: Doug Pierce - Brenham, TX

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    2016 Weight Breaks

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    Exhibitor Substitutions

    This form needs to be turned in to the superintendent by conclusion of check-in. This form will be pending on the approval of the respective show's superintendent. Please reference the second page of the form for acceptable substitutions. 

    Market Barrow Exhibitor Substitutions

    For Market Barrow exhibitor substitutions, please call Rodeo Austin at (512) 919-3041. 

    Jr. Livestock Entry Forms

    Online entries for Junior Livestock Shows are now closed. Please call the Rodeo Austin office at (512) 919-3000 for late entry information.

    Youth Auction

    The sale order will be posted at midnight on March 22 here. Exhibitors that make the sale must attend the Youth Auction. If a substitution is required, exhibitors must complete the exhibitor substitution form and arrange for another exhibitor from their club or chapter to walk for them. Email the form to youthauction@rodeoaustin.com. Please, no buyer gifts or baskets. Exhibitors must arrive 30 minutes prior to their specie start time. The schedule below is tentative and may run ahead or behind schedule.

    Youth Auction Schedule, Bullock Texas State History Museum (downtown Austin) - Friday, March 24

                                        Opening Ceremony.............................................................9:00 a.m.

                                        Poultry Auction....................................................................9:15 a.m.

                                        Market Goat Auction......................................................... 10:00 a.m.

                                        Western Art Auction.......................................................... 11:30 a.m.

                                        Market Steer Auction.........................................................12:00 p.m.

                                        Market Lamb Auction..........................................................1:00 p.m.

                                        Market Barrow Auction....................................................... 2:30 p.m.

    RODEO AUSTIN - MARCH 11-25, 2017