All American

2020 All American National Junior Show

July 22 – 25, 2020

Four States Fairgrounds

Texarkana, Arkansas


2020 Entry Packet Available Here

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Important Deadlines:

  • Ownership & Possession deadline is May 15, 2020.
  • Entry deadline is June 1, 2020. After this date, there will be a $20 late fee per entry.
  • Scholarship & Award Applications due June 1, 2020.
  • Submission Deadline for all Contest Materials is June 12, 2020.
  • Late Entry Deadline is July 1, 2020. After this date, entries will be accepted at $500 per head.
  • Scholarship and Award Interviews will be held July 6-10 via the phone.
2020 All American Judges:
Owned Show- Brad Gounce
Bred & Owned Show- Tammie Watts Crawley
Showmanship- Matthew Madden

Holiday Inn Arkansas Convention Center
5200 Convention Plaza Dr,
Texarkana, AR 71854
PH (870) 216-2000
Group Name– AJBA
Rates: $75 Singles / $80 Doubles
Hampton Inn by Hilton 

5302 Crossroads Pkwy,
Texarkana, AR 71854
PH (870) 774-4267
Group Name- All American
Rates: $70 Singles / $75 Doubles

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Texarkana East

5210 Crossroads Parkway
Texarkana, AR 71854
PH (870) 216-0083
Group Name- Jr. National Brahman Show
Rates: $72 Singles & Doubles

General Information about the “All American”

CATTLE SHOW

The main event of the All American consists of two days of cattle exhibition where youth have the opportunity to exhibit both bulls and females in their respective divisions.

BRED & OWNED SHOW

This competition gives AJBA members a chance to produce their own champions. In this show, members exhibit cattle that they have bred and raised themselves.

F-1 FEMALE SHOW

The F-1 Female Show will give AJBA members a chance to exhibit Golden Certified/Certified F-1 females at the All American. F-1 females MUST be certified through the ABBA F-1 Program Certificate Option and Certificates MUST be in the exhibitors name prior to May 1, 2019. For the complete list of guidelines view the 2019 All American entry packet.

SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS

Over $50,000 in awards and scholarships are given at the All American. Scholarships are based on applicants’ scholastic merit, financial need, leadership, citizenship and participation in agriculture. Scholarships, as well as the Shawnee Bailey memorial award, are presented at the All American Awards Banquet.

SHOWMANSHIP

To become champion showman, youth must display their animal to its best potential, practice good sportsmanship and prove their knowledge and experience of proper show ring etiquette.

CONTEST

The All American isn’t just a cattle show, it is an all-around youth competition. Along with the cattle exhibition events, the All American provides an opportunity for youth, to demonstrate skills in different areas. The AJBA provides the following additional contests:
Queen & Princess
Photography
Poster
Public Speaking
Herdsman Quiz
Quiz Bowl
Sponsorship
Herdsmanship
Sales Talk
Better Beef