National Alpaca Show coming to Grand Island

More than 500 alpacas from across the country will be featured in the competition show ring.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- The National Alpaca Show draws hundreds of alpaca enthusiasts and fiber artists from across the country. It is held in a new geographic location nearly every year.

After an extremely successful show in Grand Island in 2015, Alpaca Owners Association, Inc. once again selected the Five Points Bank Arena at Fonner Park to host the 2021 National Alpaca Show.

If you are interested in attending, the hours are below:

Friday, March 19                8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 20           8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 21              8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

More than 500 alpacas from across the country will be featured in the competition show ring. The show will consist of classes judging conformation and fleece quality in many categories for both Suri and Huacaya alpacas.

Dozens of vendors and farm displays will sell the latest alpaca fashions and hand-crafted items. This year’s show will also feature Alpaca Yoga, an Alpaca Costume Contest and free Alpaca Selfies.

The Association is asking the public to wear a face mask to the free event.

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