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August 28th- September 1st, 2021
NY State Fairgrounds
Syracuse, NY 

NY State Fair Registration Forms & Information 

  • All cattle in the Highland Show must arrive between 5:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 28.

  • Release for these cattle will be 3 p.m. on Wednesday, September 1.

  • Use Gate 7 to enter the grounds.


Saturday: August 28th

  • 5-10 pm: Cattle Arrive

Sunday: August 29th

  • 2 pm: Youth Showmanship: Time TBH

  • Directly following Youth Showmanship: Junior Highland Show

Monday: August 30th

  • 6 pm: Exhibitor Potluck Dinner

Tuesday: August 31th- BEEF DAY

  • 9 am: Open Highland Show  

  • 12:30 pm: Hay Bale Throwing Contest 

  • 3 pm: New York State Supreme Champion Female Competition 

Wednesday: September 1st

  • 8:30 am: Youth Breed Show/ Showmanship

  • 3 pm: Cattle & Campers Released

2021 NEHCA Highland Shows:

  • NEHCA Spring Show (*): Springfield, MA

    • April 30 - May 1st​​

  • Boonville Highland Show (*): Boonville, NY

    • July 30- August 1st

  • NY State Fair (*): Syracuse, NY

    • August 28- September 1st

(*) Meaning?
All AHCA sanctioned shows are evaluated under the AHCA ROE (Role of Excellence) Point System.
- Single Point Shows (*): At least 20 
AHCA Highlands in attendance.
​- Super Point Shows (**): At least 50 AHCA Highlands in attendance. 

Highland Cattle Sales

Looking to buy Highland cattle? 

Check out the NEHCA Membership Directory to find farm contact information.

Many New England farms have available breeding stock for sale under private treaty. 

NEHCA currently does not have an annual association sale, but our neighboring regional Highland Cattle Associations are hosting 2021 auctions!

2021 AHCA Highland Auctions:

  • NWSS 2022 National Highland Sale: Denver, CO; Jan. TBA, 2022

Interested in a sale listed above, but do not live nearby?

Many auctions have private trucking available.

Contact the auction beforehand to see if trucking is available in your area.

NEHCA Pizza Social!
Ridgeville Farm
NEHCA Banquet
Howling Springs Farm
NEHCA Banquet

We are so proud of our NEHCA Juniors!

NEHCA Banquet
Ledyard Farm
Congratulations To Our Exhibitors!
Spring Flight Farm, LLC
Behind The Scenes- Thank You For Your Wo
Seawind Meadows Farm, LLC
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