Group of Farm animals: horse, cow, pig, dog, hen, chick, rabbit, duck, turkey, donkey

Tennessee State Fair

Livestock Departments

Total Premiums Offered: $105,067

Superintendent: Vanessa B. Warf

Phone: (615) 800-3675, ext. 5


Entry Deadlines: Online Registration:  until 10:00 p.m., August 28, 2019 (click here)

Mail-in Entry Forms must be postmarked by August 24, 2019 (Printable forms at bottom of page)

No Late Registration will be accepted, the deadlines have been extended.


General Rules  ∼ Traffic Patterns  ∼ Health Rules & Regulations ∼  TSF Livestock Hall of Fame

Arrival & Release ScheduleTennessee State Fair Livestock Show Schedule

Department & Division Rules and Regulations

Mule Show Mule Pull Contest

Mini Donkey  & Mini Mule Show

Dairy Cattle Shows ∼ Sheep Shows ~ Fleece Shows

 Dairy Goats ShowsPoultry ShowRabbit Show

Junior Swine

ALL gilts & barrows must have an official, permanently-numbered ear tag. For understanding swine ear tag requirements visit

Beef Cattle

Shorthorn ∼ ShorthornPlus ∼ HerefordAmerican Angus

Red Angus ∼ Simmental Limousin ∼ Chianina/Changus

Red & Grey BrahmanCharolaisAll Other Breeds

Herdsman Award & Tennessee Top Tier-TCA Show Cattle Point Challenge ~ Champion of Champions


Livestock Feed Store

Pre-order Feed-Store items in the Online Registration System.

The Livestock Feed Store will be located in Wilson Hall.

Please note that hay will no longer be available in the Feed-Store.

Items available for purchase:

Tax exempt items- must have tax exempt certificate

16% Dairy Feed (Pellet)     11% Sweet Horse Feed

16% Lamb Grower/Finisher (Pellet)     Beet Pulp (shredded) (40# bag)

Non-Tax Exempt items

Bagged Pine Shavings (60#bag)*     Straw     Mulch(Brown) per yard

Livestock Photographer AshleyTAshley Turner Livestock Photography

Cell: 931-638-1444;



Printable Entry Forms for

Beef & Dairy Cattle ∼ MulesMini Donkey & Mini Mule

SwineSheep ∼ Fleece

Dairy GoatsPoultry