Schedule

The 2019 ABGA National show will be held at Fonner Park in Grand Island, Nebraska from June 9-14, 2019.

2019 NATIONAL SHOW SCHEDULE

Saturday, June 8: Show Office will be open 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm*

 

  • 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm

 

      • Barns open for arrival of animals

 

    • 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm</>
      • Scales open for commercial does and market goats

 

    • 7:00 pm
      • JABGA General meeting and welcome activity Pizza Party

 

  • 8:00 pm
    • All JABGA animals must be checked-in and paperwork submitted to office

Sunday, June 9:  Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

 

  • 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

 

      • ABGA arrival (no vehicles allowed inside barn after 12.01 pm – must unload outside the doors)

 

    • 8:00 am to Noon
      • Public Speaking and JABGA Skillathon Competition

 

    • NOON
      • Lunch Break and Costume Contest

 

    • 12:45 pm
      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 1:00 pm
      • Market / commercial doe showmanship (Senior, Intermediate, Junior) Market Show Commercial Doe show

 

    • 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
      • JABGA Sales Talk Competition

 

    • 5:00 pm
      • Elite Doe Sale – Sift to determine sale order (after conclusion of the show)

 

    • 6:00 pm
      • Sullivan Supply Fitting Demonstration (after the conclusion of the show)

 

  • 7:00 pm
    • JABGA Luau

Monday, June 10: Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

 

  • 7:45 am

 

      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 8:00 am
      • Silent Auction #1 opens – ends Tuesday 6:00 pm

 

    • 8:00 am to Noon
      • ABGA arrival (no vehicles allowed inside barn – must unload outside the doors)

 

    • 8:00 am
      • JABGA Breeding Showmanship (Senior, Intermediate, Junior) Followed by JABGA National Bred and Owned Show

 

    • NOON
      • ABGA show paperwork must be submitted to office

 

    • 2:00 pm
      • Lunch Break  and Boot Scramble

 

    • 1:00 pm
      • Resume JABGA National Bred and Owned Show

 

    • 3:00 pm
      • JABGA Goat Judging contest – Seniors will give reasons following contest

 

    • 6:00 pm
      • Fitting Contest

 

  • 6:30 pm– 8:30 pm
    • BBQ Contest Judging

Tuesday, June 11:  Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

 

  • 7:45 am

 

      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
      • JABGA Coloring Contest

 

    • 8:00 am
      • JABGA National Breeding Show

 

    • NOON
      • Lunch Break and Limbo Contest

 

    • 1:00 pm
      • Resume J/ABGA National Show

 

    • 6:00 pm
      • Silent Auction #1 Closes

 

    • 6:00 pm
      • ABGA Ennoblements

 

  • 6:30 pm
    • JABGA Elite Doe Sale

Wednesday, June 12: Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

Wednesday is Charity Day – St Jude Children’s Research Hospital

 

  • 7:45 am

 

      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 8:00 am
      • ABGA Silent Auction #2 opens – ends Thursday

 

    • 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
      • ABGA National Show – Percentage Does

 

    • NOON
      • Lunch Break

 

    • 1:00 pm
      • Resume ABGA National Show Percentage pair classes Percentage Get of Sire, Produce of Dam, Breeders Herd

 

    • NOON
      • End Cap and Pen decorating judging

 

    • 6:00 pm
      • ABGA General Meeting

 

  • 6:30 pm
    • ABGA Awards Dinner JABGA Live Auction 1st annual BBQ contest Awards End Cap/Pen Decorating Contest Awards

Thursday, June 13: Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

 

  • 7:45 am

 

      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 8:00 am
      • ABGA National Show – Fullblood Does

 

    • NOON
      • Lunch Break Old-timer’s Showmanship

 

    • 1:00 pm
      • Resume ABGA National Show Specialty Doe Class 5 yrs or older Fullblood Doe Pair classes

 

  • 7:30 pm
    • Judges Roundtable

Friday, June 14: Show Office will be open daily 8 am to 4 pm – Closed 12 pm-1 pm for lunch*

 

  • 7:45 am

 

      • Opening Ceremonies

 

    • 8:00 am
      • ABGA National Open Buck Show

 

    • NOON
      • Lunch

 

  • 1:00 pm
    • Resume ABGA National Open Buck Show, Specialty Bucks 5 yrs or older, Best Pair Doe/Buck and Buck, Pair Classes Fullblood, Get of Sire, Produce of Dam, Breeders Herd

Saturday, June 15: All animals must be out of barn by noon.*

*All time are Central Standard Time.