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Hiland Dairy Foods

Livestock Show

Date: Sept 22 - Oct 01, 2023
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Health Certificates

All Out-of-State animals are required to have a certificate of Veterinary Inspection executed by a licensed Veterinarian.
All In-State cattle (excluding steers) are required to have a certificate of Veterinary Inspection. Certificates will be checked prior to entering the East Texas State Fair Grounds.
Youth Market GoatsNO health papers required.
Boer Goats - All breeding goats must have a scrapie identification ear tag except registered goats with a registration tattoo and accompanied by registration papers listing the scrapie premise ID number.
SheepNO health papers required.
Swine NO health papers required.
SteersNO health papers required.

Texas Animal Health Commissions has asked that we take up a set of health papers. Please bring a second copied set of health papers. They will be taken up at the gate and given to the Texas Animal Health Commission.

All Animals will be subject to the Current Health requirements of the Texas Animal Health Commission and the East Texas State Fair.

Fair Passes

Each Junior Show exhibitor will receive a pass with their paid entry. If additional passes are needed, (please see catalog for gate times) they can be purchased at registration time and will be in the exhibitors packet upon pickup. Passes will be picked up at pavilion or livestock office during check in.

Open Show exhibitor see the Livestock Catalog listed above for information on number of passes issued and parking.




STAGING AREA AND TRAILER PARKING

Trailer parking will be at The Park of East Texas grounds. (Future location of East Texas State Fair).

Address: 540 Patton Ln. Tyler, TX 75702
(See details in map above in the pdfs)

In order to control traffic flow, all traffic coming to pick up animals must report to the staging area at the trailer parking lot in order to get in line to pickup animals at the fairgrounds. You will be given a token at the staging area which you must have to enter the fairgrounds.

If you park your trailer anywhere other than the trailer parking lot, you still must report to the trailer parking lot staging area to get in line to pickup your animals.

You cannot pick up animals at the fairgrounds without a token from the staging area.

The staging area is located at the trailer parking lot.
Address: 540 Patton Ln. Tyler, TX 75702

Lodging

Stay at the preferred hotel of the East Texas State Fair - get a special discounted rate.

All fair visitors are offered an exclusive group rate of $84.00/night when you call and ask for the East Texas State Fair rate.

Sleep Inn & Suites Tyler South
5555 S. Donnybrook Ave.
Tyler, TX 75703

Call and book today!
903-581-8646


Free Wi-Fi & hot breakfast, outdoor pool, micro/fridge, and 42-inch HD TVs in all rooms.

RV PARKING

Livestock exhibitor RV parking is not available on the fairgrounds. Here are a few RV parks nearby:
# 1 RV Park 903-597-6966
3 miles away on Hwy 31


SPONSORS

Texas Farm Credit
Livestock Show Title Sponsor
Cricket Wireless
Tractor Supply
Cavender's
Austin Bank
Southside Bank
Glo-Flame Butane Inc.
Boone & Boone Construction
Threlkeld Farms
Stanger Surveying
Texas Bank and Trust
Cadence Bank
Ben Fitzgerald Real Estate
VeraBank
Rozell Sprayer Mfg.
Southwest Dairy
Lone Star Milk Producers
A time-honored tradition of the East Texas State Fair! Over 2,000 head of livestock will be exhibited during the ten day event. Entries come from all over the United States to participate in East Texas' greatest livestock exhibition.

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