Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

International Showmanship Contest


19th Annual Little International Showmanship Contest

Wilmington College Collegiate 4-H

Who: Youth Ages 9-21 (as of January 1, 2017)

When: Saturday, April 1, 2017

Where: Wilmington College Equine Center

Cost: $5 per class OR $20 for all classes (Pre-Registered)

$8 per class OR $35 for all classes (Day of Show)

Pre-Registration Deadline: Postmarked by March 27, 2017

The Little International is a showmanship contest sponsored by Wilmington College Collegiate 4-H to help participants improve their showmanship skills. There will be THREE age divisions: Beginner (ages 9-12 years old), Intermediate (13-16 years old) and Senior (ages 17-21 years old). Four species can be shown: Equine, Beef Cattle, Sheep, and Goats. Participants can either choose to show all four species or they can pick whichever species they would like to show however, it is a great learning experience. All animals and show equipment will be provided.

Please mail all pre-registration forms to Wilmington College no later than March 27, 2017. Registration the day of the show will begin at 7:00AM and close at 8:00AM. Show management reserves the right to close any class or species division due to excess enrollment at any time. A demonstration of each species will be from 8:00AM-9:00AM followed directly by the start of the show. The event will last the majority of the day, depending on the number of participants.

Ribbons will be awarded to the top three contestants in each species. Banners will be given to an overall and runner up contestants in each species.

Please direct any questions to Allison Knief at aknief@wilmington.edu.

Registration Form