One of the most unique Special Olympics events anywhere, the Special Olympics Kentucky State Equestrian Competition brings more than 60 riders of all ability levels from throughout Kentucky (and some from Ohio) to compete in dressage, equitation, showmanship, and working trails disciplines. Once again this year the Competition will be held at Alltech Arena. For more information contact Camille Allen at email@example.com or 502-695-8222.
Equine Events and Competitions
The Farmhouse Fraternity will host the Cowboy Up for a Cure rodeo on April 17 – 18 at the Alltech Arena. They will be sanctioned by the National Cowboy Association. Tickets are $10 presale, $12 at the door.
The Spirit of the Horse: A Holiday Equine Extravaganza will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena.
The Huntfield Derby show is part of the Bluegrass Classic, sponsored by the MidEAST Kentucky Quarter Horse Association. This event provides classes in the following disciplines: Hunter Derby, Trail Derby, Freestyle Horsemanship, Freestyle Reining, Youth Equitation Over Fences, and Amateur Equitation Over Fences. For more information, visit http://www.nqhl.com/NQHL.htm, or contact Kim Farrell at (941) 809-6361.
Photo courtesy of AQHA
The 2014 edition of The Kentucky After Christmas Sale will be the 29th consecutive year we have operated this outstanding sale. We take pride in being the first event of the Tennessee Walking Horse industry season. During the sale, we provide a large selection of the finest Tennessee Walking horses available. With many opportunities available to buy and sell, we are sure you will find exactly what you are looking for with our sale. Our sale is formatted to provide quality services to all the consignors and bidders.
Broodmares, pleasure, trail, plantation, two year olds, and show horses are all offered at this auction. Each year the final portion of the auction is reserved for our Spotlight edition. This is a group of show horses that have achieved exceptional success in the show ring. Over the years the Spotlight edition has offered many World Grand Champions and Reserve World Grand Champions. It provides a unique opportunity to purchase some of the most accomplished and capable horses in our industry.
The 2014 Kentucky After Christmas Sale will be Friday, January 31st and Saturday, February 1st.
Join us for the Snowball Series Mounted Games at the Kentucky Horse Park's Covered Arena on Friday, December 13th and Saturday, December 14th from 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM. Hope to see you there!