Equine Events and Competitions

Road to the Horse

Dates: 
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

Road to the Horse International 2015 celebrates the 12th anniversary of the world champion colt starting competition with the most extravagant competition yet in Lexington, Kentucky. Taking over the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, March 26-29, 2015, Road to the Horse is an exclusive horsemanship experience that combines valuable education and thrilling entertainment.

Road to the Horse 2015 Line Up
Chris Cox
Jim Anderson from Canada
A Wild Card

It is known that a Wild Card will step up into the 2015 International competition, but will it be an American or a Canadian? One of seven Wild Cardswill earn the right to go up against some of the best trainers from around the world to compete for the coveted title of World Champion Colt Starter. Who do you think it will be?

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Ride the Remuda Productions
Phone: 
325.736.5000

Snowball Series Mounted Games

Dates: 
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Snowball Series Mounted Games is a mounted games schooling competition. Competitors are able to compete beginner novice, novice, intermediate, masters, fossils, and green pony divisions. Rides will compete in teams, pairs, or a three-rider pony pair in the games. This event is part of the Snowball Series, riders can compete in all of the competitions and receive awards at the conclusion of the series. For more information on the Snowball Series Mounted Games please contact Linda Caddel at 859-621-2383 or lbcaddel@aol.com. Photo courtesy of Butch Housman.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
MGAA
Phone: 
859.621.2383

The Kentucky After Christmas Sale

Dates: 
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 10:00am to Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The 2015 edition of The Kentucky After Christmas Sale will be the 30th 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, February 6th and Saturday, February 7th.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Horse Sales, L.P. and The Kentucky After Christmas Sale, Inc.
Phone: 
615.895.9792

SNOWBIRD DRESSAGE

Dates: 
Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Event Description: 

Snowbird Dressage is a Kentucky Dressage Association sanctioned Dressage show. The series will include USEA classes with the February and March shows, offering more excitement for competitors and spectators alike. Introductory, Training, First, Second, and Third and above levels will be exhibited. For more information on Snowbird Dressage, please contact Julie Congleton at 859-846-4889 or go to www.kentuckydressageassociation.com. Photo courtesy of PhelpsPhotos.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
KDA
Phone: 
859-846-4889

SNOWBIRD DRESSAGE

Dates: 
Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Event Description: 

Snowbird Dressage is a Kentucky Dressage Association sanctioned Dressage show. The series will include USEA classes with the February and March shows, offering more excitement for competitors and spectators alike. Introductory, Training, First, Second, and Third and above levels will be exhibited. For more information on Snowbird Dressage, please contact Julie Congleton at 859-846-4889 or go to www.kentuckydressageassociation.com. Photo courtesy of PhelpsPhotos.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
KDA
Phone: 
859-846-4889

Women's Arena Polo Tournament

Dates: 
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
Event Description: 

Come out to the Kentucky Horse Park in the covered arena November 22nd and 23rd for an exhilirating weekend of Women's Arena Polo. Included with park admission.

Saturday, November 22nd
Games at 8am & 10am

Sunday, November 23rd
Consolation game at 10am

Watch UK take on rivals UofL in some friendly polo competitions at 11:30am
Finals match at 12pm

Bring your family and friends to the horse park and cheer on your favorite teams. Enjoy an exciting and fast-faced sport with music, food, and drinks.

Stick around after the finals for the award ceremony for players and ponies.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Women's Arena Polo