District Shows

Thank you to all the show chairs and volunteers who helped make the 2021 District Shows a success. We had over 1300 head exhibited at all of the shows.

Results from the shows are in the archives below and photos from each of the shows can be found on our Facebook page.

2022 District Show Schedule

District 1: June 13, Barron County Fairgrounds, Barron

District 2: June 20, Vernon County Fairgrounds, Viroqua

District 3: July 7, Grant County Fairgrounds, Lancaster

District 4: July 8, Clark County Fairgrounds, Neillsville

District 5: June 21, Columbia County Fairgrounds, Portage

District 6: June 24, Stoughton Fairgrounds, Stoughton

District 7: June 23, Door County Fairgrounds, Sturgeon Bay

District 8: June 25, Jefferson County Fair Park, Jefferson

District 10: June 22, Sheboygan County Fairgrounds, Plymouth

New to using the online entry system? Having problems? Take a look at our "How To" document here or watch a Youtube video for help here.

Reminder for WHA District & Championship Shows: For the safety of all exhibitors and to limit liability, no additional leadspeople will be allowed on any animal that enters the ring. If a youth is leading an animal, they must be able to control the animal on their own and without an adult or older youth’s assistance.

If accommodations need to be made for a disability, please contact the WHA office at least 7 days prior to the District Show. 

2022 District Show Information

District 1 

Date:  Monday, June 13         

Barron County Fairgrounds, Rice Lake

Entries Due:  Wednesday, June 1

Entry Fee:  $15/head; (late fee of $50/head)

Mail Entries to:  Steve Fronk, 203 West Messenger St., #8, Rice Lake, WI 54868; sfronk@nfo.org

Checks Payable to:  Barron County Holstein Association.

District Chair:  Jade Kruschke, 715-977-2579, jadejensen54@yahoo.com

Local Chair:  Steve Fronk, 715-721-0858; sfronk@nfo.org

Grounds Open: Saturday, June 11

Check-In Deadline:  3:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 12

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m.

Judge:  Brett Hildebrandt

Veterinarian:  Dr. Berwyn Cadman, 715-764-0055

Showmanship:  Sunday, June 12 at 4:00 p.m.

A letter with show information and all details will be sent to all District 1 members in May.

 

District 2 

Date:  Monday, June 20   

Vernon County Fairgrounds, Viroqua

Entries Due:  Wednesday, June 1

Entry Fee:  $15/head online entry, $20/head mail-in entry (late fee of $25/head)

Mail Entries to:  Gail Klinkner, S7304A State Hwy. 27, Viroqua, WI 54665

Checks Payable to:  Vernon County Holstein Association

District Chair:  Paul Trapp, 715-896-7062; wildwynde14@gmail.com

Local Chair:  Joe Harbaugh, 608-632-0177

Grounds Open:  Grounds open for early bed down only after 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 18; cattle may arrive after 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 19.

Check-In Deadline:  8:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 19

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m. (cows at 12:30 p.m.)          

Judge:  Brian Coyne

Veterinarian:  Cashton Vet Clinic, 608-654-5284

Showmanship:  Monday, June 20 at 8:00 a.m. with heifer show to follow

Straw may be available – contact Joe at 608-632-0177. Show is being held in conjunction with the Brown Swiss Canton show – classes will alternate breeds.

 

District 3

Date:  Thursday, July 7

Grant County Fairgrounds, Lancaster

Entries Due:  Friday, June 24

Entry Fee:  online fee - $10/head, mailed entry - $15/head; (late fee of $25/head)

Mail Entries to:   Laura Wackershauser, 321 E Linden St., Lancaster, WI 53813

Checks Payable to:  District 3 Holstein Breeders

District Chair:  Angela Davis Brown, 608-935-3814/608-574-7756

Local Chair:  Jason Kearns, burtonriderkearns@gmail.com, 608-306-2201

Grounds Open: Monday, July 4 at 8 a.m. for bed down only; grounds open Tuesday, July 5 at 8 a.m. for cattle arrival

Check-In Deadline:  4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m.                    

Judge:  Austen Schmidt

Veterinarian:  Lancaster Vet Clinic, 608-723-6366

Showmanship:  Wednesday, July 6 at 6:00 p.m.

Exhibitor meeting and pizza at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6. There will be a Summer Junior 2-Year-Old class, please enter as a Junior 2-Year-Old and classes will get sorted by birthdate for the show.

 

District 4

Date: Friday, July 8     

Clark County Fairgrounds, Neillsville

Entries Due: Monday, June 20

Entry Fee:  online fee - $15/head, mailed entry - $20/head; (late fee of $50/head)

Mail Entries to:  Scott Pralle, N4621 US Hwy 12, Humbird, WI 54746

Checks Payable to: Clark County Holstein Breeders

District Chair: Scott Pralle, 715-533-0901, spralle@centurylink.net

Local Chair:  Joe Meyer, W2031 County Rd. K, Unity, WI 54488; badgerholsteins@gmail.com

Grounds Open:  6 a.m. on Thursday, July 7

Check-In Deadline:  8 a.m. on Friday, July 8

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m.                    

Judge:  Molly Sloan

Veterinarian:  

Showmanship:  Thursday, July 7 at 7 p.m.

No early bed down – doors will open at 6 a.m.

 

District 5

Date:  Tuesday, June 21

Columbia County Fairgrounds, Portage

Entries Due:  Wednesday, June 1

Entry Fee:  $20/head (late fee of $25/head)

Mail Entries to:  Colt Voegeli, N2768 Sanderson Rd., Poynette, WI 53955; cvoegeli@aol.com

Checks Payable to:  District 5 Holstein Association

District & Local Chair:  Colt Voegeli, cvoegeli@aol.com; 608-692-0225

Grounds Open: 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, June 19 for bed down only; cattle may arrive on June 20

Check-In Deadline:  8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21

Starting Time:  9:30 a.m.                    

Judge:  Brooks Hendrickson

Veterinarian:  Lodi Veterinary Care, 608-592-3232

Showmanship:  Tuesday, June 21 at 8:00 a.m.

There will be a Peewee Showmanship contest.

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District 6

Date:  Friday, June 24          

Stoughton Fair Grounds, Stoughton

Entries Due:  Friday, June 10

Entry Fee:  $30/head (late fee of $60/head)

Mail Entries to:  Joe Sarbacker, 1485 Range Trail, Verona, WI 53593; joesarbacker@gmail.com

Checks Payable to:  Dane County Holstein Breeders

District Chair:  Brian Behnke, W607 Horan Rd., Brooklyn, WI 53521; 608-279-2016; bbehnke14@yahoo.com

Local Chair: Joe Sarbacker, joesarbacker@gmail.com608-444-8905

Grounds Open: 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22 for bed down only; cattle may arrive on Thursday, June 23.

Check-In Deadline: 7:00 a.m. on Friday, June 24

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m.                    

Judge:  John Erbsen

Veterinarian:  Brooklyn Vet, 608-516-0118

Showmanship:  Thursday, June 23 at 5 p.m.

NOTE: There will be a Summer Junior 2-Year-Old class. Please enter as a Junior 2-Year-Old and classes will be sorted by birthdate for the show.

District 7 

Date: Thursday, June 23               

Door County Fairgrounds, Sturgeon Bay

Entries Due:  Wednesday, June 1

Entry Fee:  $15/head (late fee of $30/head)

Mail Entries to: Ben Kinnard, 6536 Maplewood Rd., Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235; Benjamin.kinnard@gmail.com

Checks Payable to:  Door County Holstein Breeders

District Chair:  Willis Gunst, 920-858-9367; wgunst@holstein.com

Local Chair:  Ben Kinnard, 920-493-0380; Benjamin.kinnard@gmail.com

Grounds Open:  8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21

Check-In Deadline:  8:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 23

Starting Time:  10:00 a.m.                  

Judge:  Kevin Jorgensen

Veterinarian:  Dairyland Vet, 920-837-7766

Showmanship:  Thursday, June 23 at 8:30 a.m. 

District 8

Date:  Saturday, June 25     

Jefferson County Fair Park, Jefferson

Entries Due:  Wednesday, June 8

Entry Fee:  $15/head  (late fee of $40/head)

Mail Entries to:  Cheryl Ehrke, N3173 Trieloff Rd., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538; cheriehrke@outlook.com

Checks Payable to:  Jefferson County Holstein Breeders

District Chair:  Mandy Sell, 920-253-8773, sellcrestfarm@yahoo.com

Local Chair: Zach Tolzman, 608-642-1400; W7097 Mansfield Rd., Lake Mills, WI 53551; zach.tolzman21@gmail.com

Grounds Open:  8:00 a.m. on Friday, June 24

Check-In Deadline:  8:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 25

Starting Time:  10:00 a.m.                  

Judge:  Kyle Demmer

Veterinarian:  Jefferson Vet Clinic, 920-674-2383

Showmanship:  Saturday, June 25 at 8:00 a.m.

 

District 10

Date:  Wednesday, June 22     

Sheboygan County Fairgrounds, Plymouth

Entries Due:  Friday, June 3

Entry Fee:  $25/head; (late fee of $50/head)

Mail Entries to:  Sara Feldmann, N8115 Dairyland Drive, Sheboygan, WI 53083

Checks Payable to:  Sheboygan County Holstein Association

District & Local Chair:  Sara Feldmann, 920-980-9704, sfeldmann23@gmail.com

Grounds Open:  Monday, June 20 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. for bed down only. Open Tuesday, July 21 at 6 a.m. for cattle arrival.

Check-In Deadline:  8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22

Starting Time:  9:00 a.m.

Judge:  Michelle Upchurch

Veterinarian:  Dairy Doctors Veterinary Service, 920-892-4696

Showmanship:  Tuesday, July 21 at 6:00 p.m.

No supplies will be available on grounds. Food stand available

 

Past Show Results