Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 4-H Livestock Auction will look different this year. This Friday, July 17th buyers are welcome to participate in the auction either online or at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds.

This is a great opportunity to support local kids and all of their hard work in raising these animals. Plus, you can buy top-quality meat to enjoy all year long!  If you are thinking about purchasing they are asking you to pre-register here.

To Purchase Online:

  • Register online to view/reserve lots beginning Thursday.
  • Interested buyers will be sent an email when the sale is up and running.
  • Online bidders will only be able to hear the audio of
    the sale, no live video streaming will be available.
  • An Auctioneer Assistant will monitor the Online Reserves
    and Active Bids, and relay the bid to the Auctioneer.
  • If the Online Bidder is successful, their name will be announced
    to the audience.
  • More details here.

To Purchase in Person at the Fairgrounds:

  • 3-5pm Check-in begins.  You can continue to check-in through the night.
  • Grab and go food from 4-H Cafe beginning at 4 p.m. will be provided - No BBQ
    (meal ticket supplied at at check-in)
  • Face Coverings/Masks are strongly encouraged
  • Social distancing is strongly encouraged and seating will be marked.
  • If you are not currently bidding, please distance yourself from the crowd to allow others to bid.
  • There is no alcohol permitted on the fairgrounds property.

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