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Wisconsin Dairy Shows

The Wisconsin Dairy Show Series encompasses the Wisconsin Dairy Showcase (Midwest National Spring Shows) and the Wisconsin Summer Championship Show for the Holstein, Red & White and Jersey breeds. Click a link below for more information about these two shows.

April 26-29, 2023 | Alliant Energy Center
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August 21-25, 2023 | Alliant Energy Center
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Show Results

View current and past show results.


Meet our generous event supporters. 

Wisconsin Summer Championship Show

Entries for the Wisconsin Summer Championship Show are open. Online entries will be taken until August 7, 2023 at the $30/head rate. Mailed entries need to be postmarked by August 1, 2023 to get the $30/head rate.

Online Entries Closed

Wisconsin Summer Championship Shows

August 21-25 | Alliant Energy Center
New Rule for 2023

Please note the following new rule for the 2023 Wisconsin Summer Championship Shows:

Animals entered for the Wisconsin Summer Championship Show Series must reside in Wisconsin at least 30 days prior to show day and are not to be shown at any other state’s State Show. If an exhibitor is found to have broken this rule, the case will be brought before the WHA Board for review and all parties involved will be subject to punishment of a monetary penalty and/or barred from showing at any WHA sponsored show for no less than 1 year.

Schedule of Events

Monday, August 21

6 am                Grounds open for set-up and cattle move-in

Tuesday, August 22

All Day             Grounds open for set-up and cattle move-in

Wednesday, August 23

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.     Check-in for all breeds, ALL CATTLE MUST BE IN PLACE AND CHECKED IN BY 3 PM

1 p.m.             Junior Judging contest, open to all

TBD                 Exhibitor meeting

5 p.m.              Red & White Showmanship

6 p.m.              Jersey Showmanship

7:30 p.m.         Junior exhibitor social

Thursday, August 24

8 a.m.              Wisconsin Championship Red & White Show (starting with cows) • Judge: Matt Hawbaker

1 p.m.              Wisconsin Championship Jersey Show • Judge: Phil Topp

6 p.m.              Holstein Showmanship

Friday, August 25

8:30 a.m.         Wisconsin Championship Holstein Show • Judge: John Erbsen

Area Hotels

Clarion Suites at Alliant Energy Center, 2110 Rimrock Rock Rd., Madison WI, 608-284-1234 | 608-284-9401 

Comfort Inn Madison, 722 John Nolan Drive, Madison, WI, 608-255-7400 | 608-255-3152 

Super 8 Hotel - Madison South, 1602 W Beltline Hwy, Madison, WI 53713, 608-571-6180 

Americinn Monona, 101 W Broadway, Monona, WI 53716, 608-467-4791 

Avid Monona, 900 W Broadway, Monona, WI 53716, 608-957-7600 


Camping is available on the grounds for $30 per night. All camping is self-registration and will be on Willow Island on a first come, first served basis. All campers must be parked in this area and registered with AEC.

Spring Show Results

Wisconsin Dairy Showcase Results

Championship Show Result

Wisconsin Championship Show Results

Thank you 2022 sponsors!

Shows are not possible without the generous support of our sponsors! If you are interested in supporting the show series, contact EmmaRae Brown at 800-223-4269 ext. 3 or

Supreme Champion Sponsors
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Champion Sponsors
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Gold Sponsors
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Silver Sponsors

Agromatic Inc., & AgroAir


Bella-View Holsteins

CP Feeds

Gold-Mine Holsteins & Milking Shorthorn

Kemin Animal Health

Lake Ridge Bank

Lot 1 IVF


Matt Ubersox Agency Inc.

Merck Animal Health

Morton Buildings - Dodgeville

Pearl City Elevator Inc.

Peter Vail

Priority IAC

United Cooperative

Wisconsin Ayrshire Breeders Association

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