Upcoming Show Schedule:

Females and bulls with sixty-nine point one (69.1%) percent to one hundred (100%) Gelbvieh will continue to be eligible for the Gelbvieh division within AGA sanctioned shows through January 31, 2023. Such percentages are strictly in reference to cattle qualified to exhibit in the Gelbvieh division and not to be confused with AGA breed registration designations.

To qualify for the Balancer® Show all cattle must meet the American Gelbvieh Association’s Balancer trademark rules for registration as a Balancer. Any Gelbvieh female or bull that meets or exceeds sixty-nine point one (69.1%) Gelbvieh or more that also qualifies for the Balancer® trademark may choose to show as Gelbvieh or Balancer at the time of entry. Such animals may only show in one division. No changes can be made after entry deadline.

If you would like to add a show date to the upcoming shows list, please fill out and submit the online  Upcoming events form.

Judge Recommendations

“Interested in submitting a name to be added or removed from the AGA Approved Judges List? Please use this form to request for an addition or removal of an individual from the American Gelbvieh Association’s National Show Committee’s Approved Judges list. These recommendations will be taken under consideration by the National Show Committee followed by discussion at the annual AGA Convention each December. Forms must be be submitted no later than November 1, 2022 via email to jake@gelbvieh.org or mailed directly to: American Gelbvieh Association Attn: National Show Committee 1001 S 70th Street, Suite 215 Lincoln, NE 68510

Judge Recommendation Form

Approved Judges List

2022 AGJA Crossroads Classic | Salina, KS | July 3-8

The national junior show is held every year during the American Gelbvieh Junior Association annual Junior Classic. This event is held in a different location each year. For more information on this show including future dates and locations please check the Junior Classic page under the Junior’s tab.

American Royal | Kansas City, MO | October 6-23, 2022

The American Royal takes place in Kansas City, Missouri, October 6-23, 2022. The Gelbvieh and Balancer Junior and Open show are tentatively scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 8 starting at 1:00 pm (CST)

Mailed Entries Must Be Received by September 21st

Northern International Livestock Expo | Billings, MT | Oct. 14-22, 2022

The Northern International Livestock Exposition (NILE) takes place in Billings, Montana, October 14-22, 2022. The Gelbvieh and Balancer show takes place on Saturday, October 22, with the junior show beginning at 12:00 p.m., followed by the open show.

North American International Livestock Exposition | Louisville, KY | Nov. 1-17, 2022

The North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) is November 1-17, 2022 in Louisville, Kentucky. The Gelbvieh and Balancer junior heifer show tentatively scheduled for Saturday, November 12 in the Broadbent Arena. The Gelbvieh and Balancer open show is tentatively scheduled for Monday, November 14 in Broadbent Arena.

Cattlemen’s Congress | Oklahoma City, OK | Jan. 1-3, 2023

The National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show is held every year. The 2023 National Gelbvieh and Balancer Show and Sale will take place at the Cattlemen’s Congress in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Gelbvieh and Balancer events tentatively scheduled for January 1-3, 2023. Further details will be released as they are made available.

Cattlemen’s Congress Homepage

National Western Stock Show | Denver, CO | Jan. 7-22, 2023

The National Western Stock Show is taking place January 7-22, 2024. Further details will be released as they are made available.

National Western Stock Show Homepage