VCCP Winter Classic


2021 VCCP Winter Classic | January 29- 31, 2021

VCCP is proud to serve as host of the largest jackpot show on the east coast: The VCCP Winter Classic. All of our events are held at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds in Harrisonburg, Virginia. The VCCP members thank everyone who has supported them since their inception, what a time it has been!!!!!

2021 Judge: Barry Nowatzke

Tentative Show Schedule

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29
12:00 Noon Cattle may Stall. Absolutely No cattle in barns before Noon
Vendor set up
5:00 PM till 8:30 PM Show Check-in
SATURDAY, JANUARY 30
7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Check-in
8:00 AM Silent auction and Vendors open
8:00 – 9:15 AM Sullivan supply – Stock Show U
9:30 – 10:00 AM Kalmbach Feed
10:00 – 10:30 AM Opening Ceremony
11:00 AM Heifer Show Begins
6:30 PM 8th Annual Eastern Elite Production Sale
SUNDAY, JANUARY 31
8:00 AM Silent Auction and Vendors open
9:30 AM Steer Show Begins
12:00 PM Silent Auction Closes

Show Rules

  • Early entries need to be postmarked by January 16, 2021 to avoid late entry fees. Please do not mail any entries after January 23, 2021 because it will not make it to us before the show.
  • No unethical treatment of animals!
  • All cattle market or breeding must be brought to the check in area to be checked in for the show. Failure to do this will not get your calf entered into show.
    To Check in you must have the following with you if you are in line:
    A) IF YOU ARE PRE-REGISTERED:
    Health Papers (written within 30 days of show), (registration papers Purebred and AOB only), A signed waiver for every child
    B) IF YOU ARE ENTERING LATE ENTRIES OR AN ADD ON TO EXISTING ENTRIES:
    Do not bring cattle to the check-in area unless you have done the following:
    Come to the late entry table to pay and register cattle. Then proceed to get cattle and bring the following:
    Your Entry Form that we just gave you, Health Papers (written within 30 days of show), (registration papers Purebred and AOB only), A signed waiver for every child.
  • All heifers are eligible to show in the breeding show and may cross enter into the market heifer show on Sunday with a Double Entry Fee due when entries are received.
  • Any heifer that is shown on Saturday and not entered on Sunday is free to leave the show grounds at the conclusion of her class and or Division Championship.
  • Health Papers are required in and out of State. Basic Health papers ONLY.
  • Crossbred steers and market Heifers will be shown by weight.
  • Purebred Steers and Purebred heifers will be shown by age, and Purebred Heifers that will cross over into the market show must be weighed as well.
  • All cattle must be born after January 1, 2020 (no exceptions)
  • At least 10 entries (of each sex and breed) must be received to justify a breed class or show as AOB, and must be accompanied by the original Registration Papers or will show as Commercial. Option: if there are not 10 cattle to have a breed class your family or farm can sponsor that breed for $250.00 to have the division and collect a banner and division money.
  • CATTLE MAY START ARRIVING AFTER NOON ON FRIDAY JANUARY 29TH. ABSOLUTELY NO CATTLE (ONLY) IN THE BARNS BEFORE NOON.
  • No chutes will be allowed in Stalling Spaces or Tack areas. Aisle ways and other designated areas only, unless space permits after all cattle are in the barns on Saturday after 9:00 AM. Please abide to this rule. YOU WILL BE ASKED TO MOVE! NO EXCEPTIONS!
  • Cattle may only be housed in the barns designated by the show committee only. No exhibitors may house or fit animals in any other buildings on the grounds unless pre-approval is obtained from the committee as a whole.
  • Check in will start on Friday evening January 29th, and continue Saturday morning January 30th. All cattle must be on the grounds by 8:00a.m. January 30th. (NO EXCEPTIONS)

Hotels

AREA LODGING FOR SALE
Rooms are blocked at the following locations: (Make sure and mention VCCP Winter Classic)

RAMADA INN
Room Blocks for the 2020
show and sale weekend are available.
888-724-6413

HAMPTON INN
Room Blocks for the 2020
show and sale weekend are available.
888-724-6413

HOLIDAY INN
Room Blocks for the 2020
show and sale weekend are available.

MOTEL 6
888-734-8507

COUNTRY INN & SUITES
888-734-8507

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
888-673-2059

Information Request

Please contact us if you would like more information about the Best of the Valley Sale. The VCCP sends all information by email.

Please include your name, farm name, full address, phone number, your email address, and the type of information that you would like to receive from us. We will contact you soon after we receive your email, and thank you for your interest!

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