Number:113-7-15-02 Contact:Wendy Talarico (909) 865-4263 or Michelle Roche (909) 865-4264
For Immediate Release
ENTRIES FOR THE MINI SHEEP SHOWMANSHIP, SHEEP FITTING CONTEST, MINI LADS AND LASSIES, AND MINI COSTUME CONTEST ARE DUE AUG. 31 AT THE 80TH L.A. COUNTY FAIR.
Entries are due by Aug. 31 for the Mini Sheep Showmanship, Sheep Fitting Contest, Mini Lads and Lassies, and the Mini Costume Contest at the 80th anniversary of the L.A. County Fair, Sept. 13-29, at Fairplex in Pomona.There are no entry fees for these divisions.
The Mini Sheep Showmanship will be held on Sept. 19 at in Ring 1.Exhibitors must be between the ages of 5-8.The Sheep Fitting Contest will be held Sept. 18 at in Ring 1.All juniors under the age of 22 are welcome to enter.Mini Lads and Lassies will be featured on Sept. 22 in Ring 1, as will the Western National Junior Lead at in Ring 1.The Mini-Costume Contest will be held on Sept. 16, Ring 1 at for exhibitors between the ages of 5-8.
Additional information may be obtained in the International Open & Junior Livestock & Dairy Show 2002 Premium Book. The free handbook may be picked up at Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., or call the Livestock department at (909) 865-4000 for more information. For general Fair information, call (909) 623-3111 or check out the Web site, www.lacountyfair.com.