2018 Illinois Beef Expo – February 21-25, 2018

Wednesday, February 21  

8 a.m.
– Trade Show Set up begins – Barn 110
8 a.m.
– Performance Tested Bull check-in – Barn 26
5 p.m.
– I P T Bull Sale meeting – Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring

Thursday, February 22  

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
– Trade Show open – Barn 110
11 a.m.
– I P T Bull Sale – Livestock Center, Upper Arena
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
– Angus Sale Cattle Check-in  – Barn 26
2 p.m.
– Hereford Sale Cattle Check-in  – Barn 26
After 5 p.m.
– Junior Cattle & Tack allowed on grounds

Friday, February 23  

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
– Trade Show open – Barn 110
9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
– Junior Show check-in (All junior cattle may check in. All heifers showing on Saturday MUST check in.) – Barn 26
9 a.m.
– Illinois Angus Futurity Show  –Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring
12 p.m.
– Sullivan Supply Stock Show U Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring
2:00 p.m.
– Illinois Angus Association Meeting   -Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring

2:30 p.m.
– Sullivan Supply/Stock Show U Team Fitting Contest   – Barn 18H
4:30 p.m.
– Hereford Gala & Sale Cattle on Display  – Livestock Center, Upper Arena
6:00 p.m.
– Hereford Sale  – Livestock Center, Upper Arena

6:00 p.m.
– Illinois Simmental Association Banquet  – Artisans Building

Saturday, February 24  

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
– Trade Show open – Barn 110
8 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
– Junior Show check-in (Sunday animals only) – Barn 26
8 a.m.
– Livestock Judging Contest Registration – Covered Outdoor Arena 
9 a.m.
– Livestock Judging Contest – Covered Outdoor Arena
10 a.m.
– Simmental Sale – Livestock Center, Upper Arena

12 p.m.
– Junior Beef Skillathon   – Covered Outdoor Arena
12 p.m.
– Illinois Angus Futurity Sale    – Livestock Center, Upper Arena
1:00 p.m.
– Shorthorn Sale  – Livestock Center, Lower Sale Ring
3:30 p.m.
– Junior Heifer Show begins  – Livestock Center, Upper Arena

Sunday, February 25  

8 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
– Trade Show open – Barn 110
8 a.m.  
– Junior Heifer and Market Animal Show – Livestock Center, Upper Arena
During Show 
– Recognition of 2017 IJBA Points Show Winners