The 2016 Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) National Finals will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky April 20-24, 2016. It is expected that over 600 youth equestrians will qualify to compete at the National Finals. These young riders will have won in their regions and zones across the United States after competing against more than 12,000 other riders to make it to the Finals. The national Individual Champions will be presented throughout the competition and national Team Champions will be pinned on the final day of the competitions. The event will be held in the Kentucky Horse Park's Alltech Arena. Riders, their families and friends, vendors and spectators should expect five days of showing from Wednesday through Sunday, an educational symposium with speakers Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Founded in 2002, the IEA has more than 12,000 middle and high school student-riders across the United States. The IEA was organized to promote and improve the quality of equestrian competition and instruction available to middle and secondary school students and is open to public and private schools and barn teams. Its purpose is to set minimum standards for competition, provide information concerning the creation and development of school associated equestrian sport programs, to generally promote the common interests of safe riding instruction and competition and education on matters related to equestrian competition at the middle and secondary school levels. For more information, please view the IEA website at: http://www.rideiea.org.
The show provides a laid-back atmosphere while allowing exhibitors a first class horse show in a beautiful setting. There is nothing more beautiful than Kentucky in the springtime and no place on earth is more spectacular than the Kentucky Horse Park.
Cowboy Up For A Cure, Inc. (CUFAC) is a non-profit organization that provides funding to benefit children with various forms of pediatric cancer. The Cowboy Up For A Cure Rodeo is a fundraiser on behalf of their charitable efforts.
Don’t miss the thrill and excitement of Road To The Horse in 2016. In 2015, Chris Cox made history by winning an unprecedented fourth Championship. Be there to see who will be crowned the next World Champion of Colt Starting in 2016.
Road to the Horse 2016 Line Up
The Blue Grass Trust’s Antiques & Garden Show will open Friday, March 4th at 10:00 am.
Friday 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday 10 am to 5pm, Gala Preview Party 6 to 9 pm
Sunday 12 noon to 5 pm
More than 80 Quality Exhibitors, Designer and Garden Vignettes, fine antiques and art, gorgeous gardens and flowers, cool collectibles, vintage silver, stunning jewelry and more.
If you are thinking about remodeling or new home construction, then the New Home & Remodeling Marketplace is the place to go to get all your questions answered! The 2016 show will feature a plethora of certified professional members of the Home Builders Association of Lexington ready to help you make the building and remodeling projects you have dreamed of become your reality!
DREAM IT. DESIGN IT. BUILD IT. LIVE IT.
The Professional Builders and Remodelers that are members of the Home Builders Association of Lexington (HBAL) are represented at the show have all met the strict business and educational requirements needed to become a member of the HBAL. When doing business with a Professional Builder, Remodeler, or Associate Member of the HBAL you can rest assured that you have selected the best in the industry to help you with anything you might need for your home.
The 2016 New Home & Remodeling Marketplace is the place to see all the latest products and design ideas. If you can dream it, HBA professional members can design it and build it so you can be living the dream!
The 53rd Annual KHSAA Boys State Wrestling Tournament Championships will be held February 19-20, 2016 at the KHP’s Alltech Arena. There will be some 500 Kentucky high school wrestlers competing over the two days with nearly 900 matches, culminating in the state championships.
The 2016 Pro Rough Stock season continues in Lexington, Kentucky, on June 4th.
The 2016 Kentucky After Christmas Sale will be Friday, February 5th and Saturday, February 6th.