North American International Livestock Exposition Completes Successful Show

The North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) wrapped up its annual show run filled with top livestock and equine competition at the Kentucky Exposition Center on November 19. More than 16,500 animals and participants competed in the event. This world-renowned all-breed, purebred livestock expo features numerous divisions of livestock competition including Dairy Cattle, Beef Cattle,… Continue reading North American International Livestock Exposition Completes Successful Show

The Most Fashionable Show on the Green Shavings

It’s easy to see why people love lead line – beautifully crafted wool outfits and adorable sheep wearing matching garb is utterly charming. Before the flawless presentation on the green shavings, a lot of work goes into preparing for the competition.  This year’s youth winner Kieran works with her mother to plan her outfits. There… Continue reading The Most Fashionable Show on the Green Shavings

A Look Back at the 2020 Quarter Horse Show

The North American Quarter Horse Show ran Oct. 22-26 drawing equine exhibitors from around the country to Louisville to compete in Freedom Hall. William Daryl Yates competed for the first time in one of the new NAILE classes, Equestrians with Disabilities which debuted in 2018.  The Equestrians with Disabilities competition offers equestrians with cognitive and… Continue reading A Look Back at the 2020 Quarter Horse Show

Kentucky Venues Commits to GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation Program

The Kentucky Exposition Center and the Kentucky International Convention Center have announced its commitment to achieving the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR accreditation, the gold standard for prepared facilities. GBAC helps facilities establish a comprehensive system of cleaning, disinfection, and infectious disease prevention for their staff and their building. This third-party certification and training… Continue reading Kentucky Venues Commits to GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation Program

Duel of the Fuels: Alcohol and Diesel Tractors Face Off in Super Stock Competition

As tractors became more technologically advanced, certain divisions had to be made based on upgrades and modifications. One of the iconic classes to the sport is the Super Stock tractors. Competitors in the early days of Super Stock would use alcohol, diesel, gasoline or even LP-gas to fuel their machines. Diesel was the premier fuel… Continue reading Duel of the Fuels: Alcohol and Diesel Tractors Face Off in Super Stock Competition

Meet the Announcers for the Championship Tractor Pull

Due to the ever-changing landscape of the Championship Tractor Pull, the event’s announcing team has added knowledgeable members to help boost the fan experience. In the world’s longest-running indoor pull, only nine people have been announcers. We are excited to present Dan Mayer, Leslie Mears, Miles Krieger and Dave Bennett as the 2020 Championship Tractor… Continue reading Meet the Announcers for the Championship Tractor Pull