Upcoming Show Schedule:

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

The National Gelbvieh and Balancer® Show is held every year at the National Western Stock Show (NWSS) in Denver, Colorado. Due to COVID-19 and the cancellation of the 2021 NWSS the 2021 National Gelbvieh and Balancer Show and Sale will take place at the Cattlemen’s Congress in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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, Missouri

Superintendent: Al Knapp 913-219-6613
Entry deadline: September 15, 2020
Ownership deadline for junior show: September 15, 2020
Visit show website for complete details

Wednesday, October 14

  • 7:00 a.m. Cattle Move In

Thursday, October 15

  • 8:00 a.m. Arrival Deadline and Check-In
  • 1:00 p.m. Market Beef/Junior Heifer Showmanship – Hale Arena

Saturday, October 19

  • 1:00 p.m. Gelbvieh Junior Show/Open Show – South Side Hale Arena

All cattle released immediately following the show

Sunday, October 25

  • 12:00 p.m. Supreme Champion Junior Heifer Show – Hale Arena

North American International Livestock Exposition, Louisville, Kentucky

Superintendent: Carrie Derossett
Entry deadline: October 1, 2020
Visit show website for complete details

November 12, 2020 at Noon – Friday, November 13, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

  • Junior and Open Cattle Arrival

Sunday, November 15, 2020

  • Junior Show – Time TBD

Monday, November 16, 2020

  • Open Show

All cattle will be released at the end of the show.

Cattlemen’s Congress, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Superintendent: Taylor Buckley and Jake Renner
Entry Deadline- TBD


(Final schedule to be released at a later date)

Friday, January 1, 2021

  • All Gelbvieh/Balancer Cattle in Place

Saturday, January 2, 2021

  • Cattle Check-in

Monday, January 4, 2021

  • 9:00 a.m. Junior Heifer Show

Gelbvieh/Balancer Bull Futurities

(following conclusion of Junior Heifer Show)

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

  • 9:00 a.m. National Gelbvieh and Balancer Pen Heifer & Bull Shows
  • 6:00 p.m. National Gelbvieh and Balancer Sale

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

  • 8:00 a.m. National Gelbvieh and Balancer Open Show