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2019 Minnesota State Holstein Show Registration is Now Open!

The 2019 Minnesota State Holstein Show will be from June 10th to 15th at the Meeker County Fairgrounds in LItchfield, Minn. We are excited to share that you will be able to sign up for classes, upload your registration papers and pay online for the Junior, Open and Red and White Minnesota State Holstein Shows this year. Save yourself the postage and hassle of printing out registration papers by submitting your state show registration online. Online Registration is available at this link:



You can view instructions for registration below. Please note that if you are registering several animals for your family, don’t worry about creating a new exhibitor every time. We will use the Owner name field to determine the owner and exhibitor.

For questions regarding the online registration process, contact Chelsey at 507-221-4070 or email at mnholsteinmarketing@gmail.com.


If you prefer to fill out a paper entry form, click here to download the form.


Show Location:

Meeker County Fairgrounds: 1230 N Armstrong Ave, Litchfield, MN 55355

Show Contacts:

Show Chair:

  • Arnie Gruenes: 320-493-9703  or cows@meltel.net
  • Deb Heuer 320-224-5015  desthvn@browadband-mn.com

Stalling requests:

  • Greg Nelson 320-583-7450


  • Andy Gruenes 320-345-1301
  • Steve Heuer   320-295-1023

Camping Requests: Call ahead to reserve your spot

  • Russ Thyen    320-583-8049


2019 State Show Schedule

Monday, June 10th, 2019

  • Noon-6:00 p.m. Bedding delivery and barns open for bed down

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

  • 8:00 a.m- 7:00 p.m. – Barns open for stalling
Wednesday, June 12th, 2019
  • 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.- Barns open for stalling
  • 12:00 p.m. – All Entries must be in place for R&W Show
  • 1:00 p.m.-Juniors Showmanship Workshop
  • 7:00 p.m.- All Cattle in place for all shows
  • 8:30 p.m.- Juniors Exhibitor Meeting

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

  • 8:00 a.m. – Red & White Show
  • 1:00 p.m. -Juniors Lunchstand Open until 4 p.m.
  • 2:00 p.m.- Jersey Jamboree
  • 7:30 p.m. – Bean Bag Tournament
    •  Hosted by the Young Adult Committee
    • Ages of players are preferred to be 21 and over

Friday, June 14th, 2019

  • 8:00 a.m.- Juniors Lunchstand open until 2 p.m.
  • 9:30 a.m. – Junior Show (Start with Cow Classes)
    • Adult Showmanship fundraiser will be before Junior Showmanship
    • Following the show is the MJHA Ag Olympics
  • 7:00 – 8:00 pm – Exhibitor Supper
    • ~Sponsored by: Form-A-Feed

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

  • 8:00 am- Juniors Lunchstand open until 2 p.m.
  • 8:00 am – Minnesota State Holstein Show
  • 11:00 am – Futurity Class XLIV

Show hosted by the Meeker County Holstein Club