Wisconsin Holstein Association Wisconsin Holstein

Wisconsin State ChampIONSHIP Show

2016 Junior Show Results | 2016 Open Show Results


Attention Exhibitors: Camping will be available beginning on Friday, July 7, 2017. Move in day is also Friday, July 7 and given the short time Alliant has to change over the pavilions and the lots, no one should be on grounds prior to July 7. Camping is first come, first served and if need be, campers can also park out on Willow Island if the lower parking lot gets full (between cattle and the goat show).

Camping on AEC grounds is $30 per night and that campers must self-register and pay in advance.


For the WI Championship Black & White Holstein Show, entries should be made at exhibitors' respective district shows. For complete district show information, visit the district show page here. No online entries will be accepted for state show.

For the WI State Junior Holstein Show, junior exhibitors must show at their district show and make entries in the same format as open show entries. See district show rules or contact the WHA office for more information - 608-356-2114.

For the Red & White Holstein Show, paper entry is now available here,
with extra entry blanks available here. For breeders that need to become a member, forms can be found here.

For the Jersey Show, rules can be found here. Entries can be made on paper or by entering online here.

Straw, shavings and feed will be available. Contact Prairie View Feed (Joel) in advance to place an order: (608) 513-1316.

Feed Prices:
Large straw bale $55
Small straw bale $5
Small hay bale $5
18% complete dairy $13.50
Beet pulp $13.50
37% protein pellet $16.00
Pine shavings bale $6.00
Full pallet shavings $5.50/bag
**straw is extra good this year!

Room Blocks

Clarion Suites at The Alliant Energy Center
2110 Rimrock Road
Madison, WI 53713

Reference Room Block: WI Holstein State Championship Show. Room block will be held up until 30 days before the event so make reservations by Thursday, June 30th to get the discounted rate.

Room block for the nights of Wednesday, 7/27/16 – Saturday, 7/30/16
- Studio Suite with 2 Queen Beds - $124
- One Bedroom Suite with 2 Queen Beds - $134
- Studio Suite with 2 queen beds- Handicapped accessible - $134
- Rooms in the area will fill up quickly so here are additional hotels near the grounds.

Additional hotels across the street:
Comfort Inn, (Ref. WI Holstein State Championship Show) 722 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 255-7400

Sheraton Madison Hotel, 706 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (608) 251-2300

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Schedule of Events

Sunday, July 9 (Junior Holstein Day)

8:00 a.m.

Junior State Championship Show


Judge: Molly Sloan

1:00 p.m.

State Showmanship Contest


(Must qualify at participating district show)

4:00 p.m.

All-WI Junior Judging Contest




Monday, July 10

9:00 a.m.

Jersey Showmanship Contest

10:00 a.m.

Jersey and Red and White Holstein Shows


Tuesday, July 11

8:00 a.m.

Black & White Holstein Show


Judge: Mike Berry




2015 Wisconsin State Championship Show Results
July 10-11, 2015 in Madison, WI
Judge: Tim Abbott, Enosburg, VT
138 heifers and 86 cows shown (total 224 head)

2014 Wisconsin State Championship Show Results
July 14-15, 2014 in Mineral Point, WI
Judge: Norm Nabholz, West Union, IA
There were 225 head shown, including 143 heifers and 82 cows

2013 Wisconsin State Championship Show Results
July 15-16, 2013 in Lacaster, WI
Judge: Callum McKinven
There were 222 head shown, including 124 heifers and 98 cows.

2012 Wisconsin State Championship Show Results
July 16, 2012 in Marshfield, WI
Judge: Brian Carscadden
There were 194 head shown, including 117 heifers and 77 cows.

2011 Wisconsin State Championship Show Results
July 11-12, 2011 in Fond du Lac, Wis.
Judge: Adam Liddle
There were 218 head that walked on the shavings in the two-day event.


Any county interested in hosting an upcoming State Show should contact the WHA office at 800.223.4269.