The following information can be found on the Livestock Project Resources page:

  • Quality Assurance
  • Horse Education Programs
  • Livestock Skillathon
  • Species Specific Resources

Junior Fair Show Bills, Show Results & Sale Bills

Junior Fair Rules

  • Complete Junior Fair Rules can be found in the 2024 Fair Book, which can be downloaded from the Muskingum County Fair website when it is available.

2024 Junior Fair Rule Changes

  • Alternate Exhibitor Request Form - Each exhibitor must show and sell his/her own animals. Animals shown for judging or sale by anyone other than the exhibitor will not be allowed, except by special arrangement with the Barn Superintendents in advance. Only another Muskingum County Junior Fair exhibitor can show the animal. Exhibitors must complete the Alternate Exhibitor Request Form and submit it at their species barn meeting. Each species Barn Superintendent must have a copy.

Junior Fair Board

Beginning in 2024, Junior Fair Board members WILL NOT be assigned to a species department. Members may be asked to help with livestock events during the fair, but will focus on other programming efforts - Stock the Trailer, Cloverbuds, Parade/Royalty and other events decided on by the members.County Junior Fair Board is comprised of representatives from several youth organizations including 4-H, FFA, FCCLA, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Youth Grange. Junior Fair Board members are responsible for the design, implementation and evaluation of many Junior Fair aspects of the Muskingum County Fair. Interested applicants must complete a Junior Fair Board Application by November 15 at 11:59 p.m. Interviews for new members will be held on December 6.

You will need the following information to complete the Junior Fair Board application:

  • Personal Information
  • Information to help you with essay questions
  • Name and E-mail address of one non-family member to serve as a reference (new members only). References Due November 15.
  • Headshot photo (new members only)
  • Time(s) you are available on December 6 for a an interview (new members only)

Applications are saved so that you can return to a partially completed form to finish it - but you must visit the site from the same computer or mobile device. Responses are only saved if you advance to the next page of the application.

Apply now!


Junior Fair Livestock Committee

Junior Fair Livestock Committee Application

Market Beef Weigh-In

2024 Market Beef Weigh-In is scheduled for December 11, 2023 from 6-8 p.m. at Muskingum Livestock Auction Company. Please review the following information in preparation for the event: 2024 Market Beef Weigh-In Details.


Livestock Entry Information

  • All 4-H and FFA youth must complete livestock entries in order to be eligible to exhibit at the Muskingum County Fair.
  • No paper entry forms will be accepted.

Review the 2024 Muskingum County Junior Fair Livestock Entry Instructions BEFORE starting your entries.

  • Livestock entries must be submitted online in Fair Entry ( by established deadlines listed below, NO EXCEPTIONS. You can use a computer or mobile device. 

Horse Lease Guidelines

Breeding Animal Lease

Dairy Animal Lease

Royalty & Ambassador Applications

Note about Completing Applications

Members applying for teen opportunities should answer questions in their own words. Adult helpers can assist, but individuals who are selecting youth for these leadership roles prefer to hear directly from the youth. Points may be deducted during selection if those evaluating responses do not think they are the youth’s own work.

Beef Ambassador
Dairy Princess & Ambassador
Equine Ambassador
Goat Ambassador
Junior Fair King & Queen
Junior Fair Prince & Princess
Poultry Ambassador
Pork Ambassador
Rabbit Ambassador

Junior Fair Activities

2023 Junior Fair Booth and Float Entry Form

Junior Fair Scholarships

Livestock Sale Information

Information is sent via mail to buyers from the previous year in early August. New buyers should contact Muskingum Livestock Auction Company at (740) 452-9984 to register. 

Visit the Junior Fair page to download sale bills during the fair.