Equine Events and Competitions

US Mounted Games Association

Dates: 
Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Event Description: 

For 25 years the United States Mounted Games Association has provided opportunities for riders of all ages to enjoy games on horseback and to compete internationally as well as in the United States.

The United States Mounted Games Association was formed to inspire, encourage interest, and increase participation in Mounted Games in the United States. Our mission is to increase the number of riders involved in Mounted Games, improve the quality and number of our United States competitions, and to enhance the image of equestrian games as a spectator sport. USMGA aims to provide niche in equine sports by making Mounted Games, a relatively inexpensive horse sport, available to the general public for the advancement and understanding of the equine industry.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
USMGA

Road to the Horse

Dates: 
Thursday, March 13, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 16, 2014 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

Road to the Horse International 2014 celebrates the 11th 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 13-16, 2014, Road to the Horse is an exclusive horsemanship experience that combines valuable education and thrilling entertainment.

Thursday March 13

  4:30pm - Doors Open
  5:30pm - 7:30pm Ram Wild Card Competition Round 1
  Free to Shop and Watch the Ram Wild Card Competition!
   

 Friday March 14

  9:00am - Doors open to Nation's Members
  10:30am - Doors Open to Public
  12:00pm - Opening Ceremonies
  1:00pm - Wild Card Finals
  2:30pm - Running of the AQHA Remuda
  3:00pm - 5:00pm Round 1 of Road to the Horse 2014
   

 Saturday March 15

  9:00am - Doors open for Nation's Members
  10:00am - Doors open to the public
  10:30am - 12:30pm  Clinics
  1:30pm -  Opening Ceremonies
  3:00pm - 5:00pm  Road to the Horse 2014 Round 2
   

 Sunday March 16

  8:00am - Doors Open to All Ticket Holders
  8:15am - Cowboy Church
  9:00am - Road to the Horse 2014 Round 3 & 4
  3:30pm - Road to the Horse International 2014 Champion Announced

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Ride the Remuda
Phone: 
325-736-5000

Kentucky Round-Up

Dates: 
Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, February 16, 2014 - 4:00pm
Event Description: 

Kentucky Round-Up Details:
The Kentucky Horse Council will host the Kentucky Round-Up, a family event featuring horse fun, learning and interaction, February 15-16, 2014 at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park.

The event has been designed to provide families with no horse involvement to be around horses, learn about their personalities, grooming, safety, and horse sports that kids can be involved with.  In addition, those who already ride horses will find advanced speakers, clinicians, vendors and demonstrations for their interest.  There will also be a Youth Congress, mounted shooting, drill teams and vaulting on horseback and more than 30 vendors.

For more information about Kentucky Round-Up, visit www.kentuckyroundup.com.

Dates and Times:
Saturday, February 15, 2014 – 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, February 16, 2014 – 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Admission:
Adults - $10.00/day
Kids 12 and under - Free
Youth Group Package - $15/day (2 adults and 10 youth 18 and under – must register by February 3, 2014 at the Kentucky Horse Council office at 859/367-0509 or  www.kentuckyroundup.com.)

Location and Parking:
Alltech Arena

Schedule:
Saturday, February 15th:

  • Doors Open at 8:00am
  • Opening Ceremony at 9:00am
  • Activities through 5:00pm

Sunday, February 16th:

  • Doors Open at 8:00am
  • Cowboy Church at 8:15am
  • Opening Ceremony at 9:15am
  • Activities through 4:00pm
Location: 
Hosted by: 
Hosted by the Kentucky Horse Council
Phone: 
859-367-0509

Snowball Series Mounted Games

Dates: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 8:00am to Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The 12th annual Snowball Series Mounted Games Competitions is an opportunity for mounted games players to attend a series of games competitions to improve their games skills and work with green riders and ponies. They have divisions for adults, novice riders, intermediate riders, novice or training ponies and masters and is just about the most fun you can have on horseback.

Pairs or teams will compete in thrilling relay games on horseback such as Bottle Shuttle, Daily Mail, Hug a Mug, Rubber Ducky, Speed Weavers, Tool Box Scramble and Windsor Castle.

Don’t miss any of the action! www.mountedgames.org

 

Admission:

Included in Kentucky Horse Park general admission, horse show-only rate available

Parking:

Main Visitor Parking Lot

Location:

Covered Arena

Dates:

Saturday and Sunday, February 8 and 9, 2014

Times:

8:00 am to 5:00 pm, approximately

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Mounted Games Across America