2017 Wyoming State Fair Dairy Goat Show and District VII Specialty Show will be held August 12-13, 2017.
This year our specialty breed is LaMancha. There are both senior and junior doe shows, but no LaMancha buck specialty. The buck show is a typo in the premium book.
Premium book is available at http://www.wystatefair.com/assets/docs/uploads/2017-premium-book.pdf .
Please note their are separate entry forms for the fair and WDGA shows.
Show information: catalog page 67 (pdf page 49)
Entry for Wyoming Dairy Goat Association Show: catalog page 162 (pdf page 147)
Entry for Wyoming State Fair Show:catalog page 153 (pdf page 134)
Entry deadline: July 25, 2017 postmark
Arrival begins: Friday, August 11 at 1 pm
Goats in place: Saturday, August 12 at 1 pm for the WDGA junior doe show and 10 pm for all other shows
WDGA Junior Does: Saturday, 3 pm
WDGA Showmanship: Saturday, 6 pm
WSF Senior Does: Sunday 8 am
WDGA Senor Does: Sunday 9 am
WSF Junior Does: Sunday following WSF senior doe show
Release: Sunday following show, all out by 10 am Monday.
Here is what you need to know:
-The show is in Douglas, Wyoming, north of Cheyenne on I-25, and south of Casper.
-Lodging info is on page 66 (pdf 48), camping info on page 26 (pdf 8) – note that it is highly unlikely you will get a camper spot. There is also a KOA in Douglas.
-There are two sanctioned shows (WSF and WDGA rings), WSF premiums paid by a check in the mail. Junior and Senior Does are separate. Specialty of the year will be LaMancha.
-Judges are Kris Fraley (WSF) and Melinda Butler (WDGA).
-No pen fees. Note the number of pens you need when signing up, but pens are first come, first served.
-As we are part of the first weekend of the fair, there are no parking pass fees or entrance fees!
-There will be Youth Showmanship for the WDGA. This is held Saturday evening. Register on the WDGA form.
We look forward to seeing you there!