Events

 The Cooke County Junior Livestock Show is held annually. The dates for the 2021 show are as follows:

Saturday, January 2, 2021 – 7:00 am    Equine Show Check In

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 – 8:00 am                   Steer weigh in/classification              beef heifer registration Paper Check in

10:00 am – Cattle Show (Dairy, Steers, Breeding Beef Heifers)

Poultry Show (following conclusion of Heifer show)                                               

TBD – FCS Drop Off

Thursday, January 7, 2021

7:30 am – Rabbit Check-In

8:00 am – Rabbit Show (Market followed by Breeding) 

                    8:00 am – Lamb & Goat                      Weigh In/classification 

TBD – FCS Show Judging @ First Christian Church            

                  10:00 am – Lamb Show                                      (breeding then market)               

Goat Show (Dairy, breeding, market)

TBD- FCS  Project Viewing @ First Christian Church

4:00 pm – Swine Arrival Begins

(no unloading swine until conclusion of the goat show)

6:00 – 8:00 pm – Swine    Classification/Weigh-In

Friday, January 8, 2021

9:00 am – Swine Show (Breeding then Market)

10:00 AM – Shop Projects in Place

1:00 pm – Shop Show


Saturday, January 9, 2021

10:00 am – Abilities United Show

Noon – Buyer’s Luncheon

12:30 pm – United Way Picture

1:00 pm – Premium Sale



All livestock, equine and shop project shows along with the premium sale will be held at the Cooke County Fairgrounds, 1901 Justice Center Blvd., Gainesville, TX. For a detailed time schedule, rules and entry deadlines, please see the 2021 Rule Book