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2017 Illinois Beef Expo Schedule of Events
Wednesday, February 22
8:00 AM: Trade Show Set up begins
8:00 AM: Performance Tested Bull check-in Barn 26
5:00 PM: I P T Bull Sale meeting Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring

Thursday, February 23
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM: Trade Show open
11:00 AM: I P T Bull Sale Livestock Center, Upper Arena
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM: Angus Sale Cattle Check-in Barn 26
2:00 PM: Hereford Sale Cattle Check-in Barn 26
After 5:00 PM: Junior Cattle and Tack allowed on grounds

Friday, February 24
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM: Trade Show open
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Junior Show check-in (All Saturday breeds must be checked in) Barn 26
9:00 AM:  Illinois Angus Futurity Show Livestock Center, Upper Arena
12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM: Sullivan Supply Stock Show U Livestock Center, Lower Arena
2:30 PM: Sullivan Supply/Stock Show U Team Fitting Contest, Barn 25Q
2:00 PM: Illinois Angus Association Meeting Livestock Center, Lower Arena
4:30 PM: Hereford Gala & Sale Cattle on Display Livestock Center, Upper Arena
6:00 PM: Hereford Sale Livestock Center, Upper Arena
6:00 PM: Illinois Simmental Association Banquet (Social at 5) Artisans Building

Saturday, February 25
8:00 AM – 4:30- PM: Trade Show open
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Junior show cattle check-in (Sunday breeds only) Barn 26
8:00 AM: Livestock Judging Contest Registration, Artisan’s Building
9:00 AM: Livestock Judging Contest, Artisan’s Building and Barn 14
10:00 AM: Simmental Sale Livestock Center, Upper Arena
12:00 Noon: Illinois Angus Futurity Sale Livestock Center, Upper Arena
12:00 Noon: Junior Beef Skillathon, Artisan’s Building
3:30 PM: IJBA Points Recognition Ceremony Livestock Center, Upper Arena
4:00 PM: Junior Heifer Show begins, Livestock Center, Upper Arena

Sunday, February 26
8:00 AM – 2:00 PM: Trade Show open
8:00 AM: Junior Heifer & Steer Show Livestock Center, Upper Arena