Lamb, Swine & Goat Livestock Show
February 24-25, 2018
The 28th annual Orange Blossom Klassic is headed to the Porterville Fairgrounds February 24th – 25th, 2018. Over 450 head of sheep, hogs, and goats will load in Friday. This is a double points show and the actual show will begin at 9:00 AM each day Saturday & Sunday starting with Peewee showmanship. Although late entries will be accepted, avoid late fees and get entries in by February 14, 2018. ONLINE entries being accepted beginning January 19, 2018.
The Orange Blossom Klassic is a jackpot show for market sheep, goats and hogs. NEW TO OBK this year is the addition of a NPGA sanctioned Pygmy Goat Show. Show information including show bill and entry form can be found below.The Orange Blossom Klassic, OBK, has morphed from the Lamb Slam; a lamb only show then Kids R Us; a market goat show was added to the present day OBK showcasing goats, sheep, hogs and pygmy goats being shown by well seasoned and beginning exhibitors from throughout the state of California and Nevada. Exhibitors ages 5-19 are eligible to compete for prize money, buckles, ribbons, feed, and various awards. FFA or 4-H affiliation is not required.
The Orange Blossom Klassic is a sub-committee of the Fair and another project of the Porterville Jr. Fair Board, a group of (15) 4-H & FFA member’s age’s 14-19. The show allows the Jr. Fair Board the experience of running all aspects of a Jr. Livestock show with the assistance from the adult committee members.
The OBK partners with the California Jr. Livestock Association (CJLA) and the National Pygmy Goat Association to give exhibitors an opportunity to accumulate points for that organizations year end prizes should they wish to become a CJLA member.
Orange Blossom Klassic has become a tradition for thousands of families. The public is welcome and there is not an admission fee. Entry to the show is on the north side of the Fairgrounds. Enter at Road 224 (on the east side of the grounds) and follow the livestock signs.
2018 ORANGE BLOSSOM KLASSIC FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!!
Entry forms (below) will be accepted via email, fax or upon arrival.
ONLINE ENTRIES NOW BEING ACCEPTED. Follow the Blue Ribbon Fair link below.
CAMPING WITH ELECTRICAL IS SOLD OUT! DRY CAMPING ONLY AVAILABLE!
Feel free to call us is you have questions at 559.781.6582.
CREDIT CARDS and CASH ONLY will be accepted upon arrival.
$20 LATE FEE WILL APPLY PER HEAD ON ENTRIES RECEIVED OR POSTMARKED AFTER FEBRUARY 14, 2018.