EXHIBITORS AND CONTESTS

THE 2021 SEMO DISTRICT FAIR IS SEPTEMBER 11-18.

You can read the full press release on our blog page.

ALL OPEN, FFA AND 4H ENTRIES MAY BE MADE ONLINE HERE STARTING JULY 5!

Need a little help navigating the online FairEntry process? Check out our FairEntry Help Sheet for assistance.

In order to facilitate all of the entries for the SEMO District Fair, we have strict deadlines for all entries. You can find the short list below, but please refer to the 2021 SEMO Fair Book for all rules and regulations pertaining to any entries. For a full schedule of all shows, visit the schedule of events page.

LIVESTOCK ENTRIES

ENTRY DEADLINE IS MIDNIGHT, AUGUST 9, 2021 on official Livestock Entry Forms found in the 2021 SEMO Fair Book. See General and Livestock Rules, Animal Health Exhibition Regulations, and Department Information.

If 4-H or FFA, see also information for that division. EXHIBITORS MAY ENTER ONLINE. ALL DEADLINES WILL BE THE SAME FOR ONLINE. MANUAL LATE ENTRIES* WILL BE ACCEPTED UP TO AUGUST 23. A $50.00 PER HEAD ADDITIONAL FEE WILL APPLY TO LATE ENTRIES.

ENTRY CAN NOT BE MADE ONLINE AFTER THE AUGUST 9 DEADLINE. *LATE ENTRIES MUST BE ON PAPER ENTRY FORMS AND MAILED TO LARRY AHRENS, 901 COUNTY ROAD 373, JACKSON MO 63755 BY THE AUGUST 23 DEADLINE. THE POSTMARK DOES NOT APPLY TO THE AUGUST 23 DEADLINE.

Livestock Exhibits – Livestock have been scheduled to be on the fairgrounds daily, but species and times may vary. See arrival, show, and release schedule in the fair book for details.

NON-LIVESTOCK ENTRIES

Entries other than livestock will only be received on site Friday, September 10 between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. & Saturday, September 11 between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. in the Arena building. These exhibits must be in place by 11:00 a.m. September 11, and will be judged Saturday afternoon.

The Official Entry Form in the 2021 SEMO Fair Book should be completed and mailed in advance so entry tags will be ready for pick-up September 10 & 11 during the hours listed. This will avoid your waiting in line for entry tags. See also General Rules and Department information. If 4-H or FFA, see information for that division.

CONTACT INFORMATION

 Open Division: Barbara Gholson @ 573-979-1691

 FFA: Alissa Swindell @ 573-318-5455

 4H: Genevieve Mendoza @ 573-243-3581

SMQA Regulations 2019

ENTRY FORMS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE FAIR OFFICE OR PRINTED FROM THIS WEBSITE