Schedule of Events

August 12-15, 2017

(Co-Sponsored by the West Virginia Dairy Cattle Show, Inc., the WVU Extension Service, the WVU Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Design, and the WV Department of Agriculture.)

Saturday, August 12th
8:00 a.m. Receive cattle (Office opens at 11:00 a.m.)
5:00 p.m. Start Milking
5:30 p.m. Dairy Show Food Booth
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Silent Auction Dairy Princess Committee
7:00 p.m. Dairy Bowl
9:30 p.m. Chaperone Orientation Barn Office
10:30 p.m. All 4-H and FFA members in cottages

Sunday, August 13th
6:00 a.m. Start Milking
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Registration for State 4-H & FFA Dairy Cattle Judging Contest
9:00 a.m. Dairy Cattle Judging Contest Begins
12 Noon Silent Auction-Dairy Princess Committee
3:00 p.m. Silent Auction result, 4-H and FFA Dairy Judging results and awards – about 1 hour after the last youth has completed oral reasons. Plan on mid-afternoon at the earliest.
5:00 p.m. Start Milking
5:30 p.m. Dairy Show Food Booth
7:00 p.m. Master Youth Showmanship Contest (Y-1)
Senior Youth Showmanship Contest (Y-2)
Junior Youth Showmanship Contest (Y-3)
Grand Champion Youth Showmanship (Y-4)
FFA Dairy Handler’s Career Development Class
10:30 p.m. All 4-H & FFA members in cottages

Monday, August 14th
6:00 a.m. Start Milking
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Show Class 1 – Class 10 for All Breeds (Heifer Classes)
12:15 p.m. Dairy Show Food Booth
5:00 p.m. Start Milking
5:30 p.m. Dairy Show Food Booth
6:30 p.m. Dairy Skillathon
8:00 p.m. Pretty Cow Contest
Ice Cream Social sponsored by United Dairy
Corn Hole Tournament sponsored by Dairy Princess Committee
10:30 p.m. All 4-H & FFA members in cottages

Tuesday, August 15th
6:00 a.m. Start Milking
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Show Class 11- Class 29 for All Breeds (Cow classes) followed by Selection of Supreme Junior &   Senior Champions (Youth & Open)
12:15 p.m. Dairy Show Food Booth
1:45 p.m. Ice Cream Floats – Sponsored by the Dairy Princess Committee
Introduction of Contestants
2:00 p.m. Exhibitor’s Metting
2:30 p.m. Dairy Show Board Meeting
5:00 p.m. Start Milking
6:30 p.m. Parade of Champions
Dairy Princess Coronation
10:30 p.m. All 4-H & FFA members in cottages

Cattle will be released after conclusion of Tuesday evening’s program.