Agricultural animals have always been a proud and important part of the Oregon State Fair.


Open Class Animal Competitions

Competitor Consent Form

All livestock competitors are required to complete the Competitor Consent Form, in addition to any requirements detailed in their competition's handbook.

Livestock General Rules

All livestock competitors should review the Livestock Competition General Rules, in addition to any requirements detailed in their competition's handbook.

Small Animals

Our historic and architecturally fascinating Poultry Building is home to all small animal competitions. It’s where you can get up close and personal with poultry, pigeons, doves, rabbits, cavies and more. These engaging critters have tons of personality, and are eager to meet you.

The 2023 Small Animals Handbook is now available! Click below to view your handbook.

Open Class Livestock

Serious yet friendly competition is the name of the game for open class livestock at the Oregon State Fair. Exhibitors from around Oregon and beyond put their best hoof forward in a quest for ribbons, premiums, and bragging rights.

2023 Open Class Livestock Handbooks are ready! Please click on each category below to view your handbook.

Horse Shows

Multi Breed Oregon State Fair Horse Show starts Tuesday, August 29th and runs through Monday, September 4th, showcasing many breeds of horses over the course of 7 days.

2023 Horse Show Handbooks are coming soon! Please check back in early June.

4-H and FFA Animal Competitions

Grab the reins on fun and excitement as top competitors from 4-H, FFA and open class vie for ribbons and respect, and have fun while doing so!

We look forward to seeing what the students have for us next year!


Need to arrange to camp at this year's Oregon State Fair? Click the button below for news on when camping reservations open.

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