Updates:


Welcome equine exhibitors, the Nebraska State Fair is excited to bring you new competitions while expanding equine entertainment!


INFORMATION

Equine Rules & Regulations

General State Fair Rules 

Health Requirement

Schedules

2021 Equine Schedule  (updated 6/1/2021)


Superintendents

  • Agriculture Director — Vaughn Sievers
  • Livestock Show Manager — Amy Kelley
  • Equine Show's Manager - Dr. Steve Krull
  • Barn Manager & Assistant Equine Manager - Les Zadina
  • Equine Secretary - Ramona Schafer
  • Carriage Driving — Jennifer Anderson 
  • Dash for Cash Barrel Racing — Dixie Engelke
  • Draft Horse Pullers — Daniel Gray
  • Draft Horse Farm Hitch Show & Riding Show — Kate Greckel
  • Extreme Trail Challenge — Kelli Crist
  • Nebraska Affiliate Foundation Quarter Horse Registry (NEAFQHR) Show — Lacy Jacobi
  • Nebraska High School Rodeo — Paul Cleveland
  • Nebraska Ranch Horse Association/Open Horse Show —  Janelle Stelk
  • Organist — Daniel Benes
  • Team Roping/Breakaway Roping — Russ Kucera 
  • Team Penning/Ranch Sorting — Roger & Monica Williams
  • Ranch Rodeo — Ryan Kucera

Check-In Trailer Information

All equine exhibitors (non-livestock), MUST FIRST enter Nebraska State Fair at the Check-In Trailer, Luebbe lot. Anyone bypassing this step WILL BE REFUSED. Check-In Trailer directions: From Stuhr Road, turn east into Luebbe lot directly across from the State Fair east entrance gate.

At the Check-In Trailer, exhibitors shall receive their packets. All horses will be health inspected at the Check-In Trailer. 

Check-In Trailer Hours

DAY DATE TIME
THURSDAY AUGUST 26TH

NOON-10 PM

FRIDAY AUGUST 27TH

6:30 AM - 9 AM

5 PM - 9 PM

SATURDAY AUGUST 28TH

6 AM - 10 AM

4 PM -7 PM

SUNDAY AUGUST 29TH

7 AM - 9 AM

NOON - 8 PM

MONDAY AUGUST 30TH

7:30 AM - 9 AM

NOON - 9 PM

TUESDAY  AUGUST 31ST 3 PM - 10 PM
WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST

6:30 AM -9:30 AM

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 2ND

6:30 AM - 9:30 AM

6 PM - 9 PM

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3RD

6 AM - 10 AM

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 4TH

6 AM - 9 AM

SUNDAY  SEPTEMBER 5TH 10 AM - 2 PM
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 6TH 6 AM - 8 AM

And More Info!

 

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For more information contact Kinsey Freeman at 308-390-6663 or Jefferson Keller at 308-750-6653


W-9 Tax Forms

Any exhibitor receiving $600 or more in premiums (winnings) at Nebraska State Fair must complete a W-9 Tax Form, including a taxpayer identification number. NO PREMIUMS WILL BE ISSUED UNTIL A W-9 FORM IS COMPLETED. Such winners shall receive a W-9 by mail, post-Fair.


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