The AKSARBEN Stock Show, currently the largest 4-H Stock Show in the United States, is a regional show open to 4-H members from Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming. The AKSARBEN Stock Show annually awards over $150,000 to exhibitors, both Champion and multi-year participants, and is renowned for providing a level playing field across all species. This year's AKSARBEN Stock Show will be held at the Nebraska State Fair Grounds, Fonner Park in Grand Island, Nebraska, from September 28-October 1, 2017.
To be eligible to exhibit at the AKSARBEN Stock Show, 4-H members must be 10 years of age before January 1 of the current year and must meet the requirement for exhibition as set by 4-H office for state and interstate shows in state of 4-H membership. 4-H members having completed membership eligibility in one state are ineligible to enter the AKSARBEN Stock Show as a member of another state. Horse exhibitors must be 12 years of age before January 1 of the current year. For more information, please visit the AKSARBEN Stock Show entry information page.