The Oklahoma Youth Expo welcomes any and all media to attend “The World’s Largest Junior Livestock Show.” Each year, more than 7,000 exhibitors from all 77 Oklahoma counties travel to Oklahoma City to exhibit more than 13,000 cattle, sheep, goats and pigs. This 10 day event showcases the most talented ag youth in the state and here at OYE we work to reward our talented youth. Each year nearly $2 million in scholarships are awarded to our exhibitors, for we believe they are the future of our state and the agriculture industry.
2020 Media Kit
2020 OYE Coverage and Media Policy
OYE Media Credentials are issued to broadcast, print and internet media assigned to cover the Oklahoma Youth Expo. Requests must be submitted by the assigning authority at the media outlet (editor, news director, broadcast producer, etc). Credentials will be issued to authorized personnel, employed by the media outlet for the purpose of providing timely news coverage of OYE. Employment verification may be requested (business card, photo ID, name on website).
Freelance journalists are required to submit an assignment letter from the general manager, editor or news director, on official letterhead of the media outlet, and will only receive media credentials if on assignment. Production companies are required to submit a letter from their broadcast organization providing details of the editorial coverage and footage required. Media credentials for freelance photographers without assignment will not be granted.
Online/social media will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Only media with active news websites qualify for credential consideration. The website must post original, dated and industry related news on a regular basis. Social media without supporting news website will not be considered.
— Commercial use of photographs, video and film taken at OYE is strictly prohibited without full written consent of the OYE Media department.
— The sale of photographs taken at OYE is strictly prohibited.
— Logoed photographs are strictly prohibited. Shooting images and placing a photographers logo on any images taken at OYE is strictly forbidden.
Media Credential Access
An OYE Media Credential provides media access to grounds events, activities and events in approved areas. The OYE Media Credential does not guarantee showring access.
If you require specific access to an area on a select occasion, please contact the Media department. Submitting a credential request form does not guarantee media access. All requests are processed and applying media will be notified. Credentials are not transferable and the Oklahoma Youth Expo reserves the right to cancel accreditation at any time.
Photographs, video, audio or other depictions of OYE activities/events must be used for the accredited media stated on the OYE media credential form.