July 22 @ 8:00 am - July 25 @ 8:30 pm UTC-6
The ABBA Executive and Youth Committees have decided to postpone the 2020 All American to July 22-25, 2020 and move the location to Texarkana, Arkansas in hopes that the COVID-19 situation has subsided by then and mass gatherings are allowed by state and federal officials. Please note the Entry Deadline for the 2020 All American has been moved back to June 1, 2020 , and as reported in March, the Ownership Date is May 15th. Click here to learn more.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2020
8:00 am – Barns Open for Cattle Check-In 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm- Exhibitor Registration 5:00 pm – Herdsman Quiz
6:00 pm – All Cattle MUST be in place
6:00 pm – AJBA Board of Directors Interviews
THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2020
7:30 am- Showmanship Contest
30 minutes after conclusion of Showmanship – F1 Heifer Show
30 minutes after Conclusion of F1 Heifer Show – Bred & Owned Show
FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2020
7:30 am – Senior Recognition Breakfast/ Scholarship Presentation 10:00 am – Owned Red Bull Show
45 minutes after conclusion of Red Bulls – Owned Red Female Show
SATURDAY, JULY 25, 2020
8:00 am – Owned Grey Bull Show
45 minutes after conclusion of Grey Bulls – Owned Grey Female Show BEFORE GRAND CHAMPION GREY FEMALE DRIVE – ALL AROUND EXHIBITOR PRESENTATION
DUE TO COVID-19 THE ABBA HAS DECIDED TO CONDENSE THE 2020 ALL AMERICAN SHOW TO A FOUR (4) DAY EVENT.
- The following leadership contests will be held virtually: Public Speaking, Sales Talk, Photography Contest and the Poster Contest.
- The following contests have been cancelled for the 2020 All American due to the current situation: Better Beef Contest and Quiz Bowl.
The entry deadline for the All American is June 1st and the submission deadline for all virtual contest materials will be June 12th. Scholarship and award applications will be due June 1st with interviews being conducted either through zoom or phone conference the week of July 6th- July 10th.
More information will be available in the All American Packet regarding instructions on submissions.
Event updated by: 04/29/2020