Alltech Arena

KHSAA - State Championship Wrestling Meet

Dates: 
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 9:00pm
Event Description: 

The 52nd Annual KHSAA Boys State Wrestling Tournament Championships will be held March 10-11, 2015 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 on Wednesday evening. On Wednesday night, 32 wrestlers in each of 14 weight classes will compete for the state title.

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KHSAA
Phone: 
859.299.5472

2015 Kentucky Youth State Wrestling Championships

Dates: 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Event Description: 

Admission:
Adults: $6, Students: $3.
Five (5) coaches for up to thirty (30) wrestlers: Each additional ten (10) wrestlers allows one (1) additional coach. Coaching bands can be picked up at the time of team registration and payment.
Only wrestlers and coaches with bands allowed on the arena floor.
No coolers allowed

Schedule:
Session 1 Birth years 2008/2009 and 2003/2002
Wrestler and Coach check-in from 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Wrestling 9:00 am – 12 noon
Session 2 Birth years 2004/2005 and 2006/2007
Wrestler and Coach check-In from 7:30 am – 12 noon
Wrestling 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Format:
16 man brackets Double elimination grouped by birth years and the 10% weight difference rule.
Three (3) sixty (60) second periods
Awards for 1st – 6th individuals.

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Kentucky Youth State Wrestling
Phone: 
502-599-3938

Special Olympics Kentucky State Equestrian Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, October 10, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Special Olympics Kentucky State Equestrian Competition will take place at the Alltech Arena. For more information, please visit http://www.soky.org.

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Special Olympics Kentucky
Phone: 
502.695.8222

Winter Wonderland I & Tryouts

Dates: 
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 9:00am to Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

USMGA returns to the Alltech Arena, this time for its Winter Wonderland I & II event. Tryouts, Advanced and Norman Patrick Divisions will be offered during the series. For more information, visit the USMGA website: http://www.usmga.us/USMGA15/desktop/Event_Details.php?EventID=30.

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Hosted by: 
USMGA
Phone: 
502.836.4589

KHSAA State Cheerleading Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky High School Athletic Association Competitive Cheer Championships is a high school cheerleading competition. Divisions will be split in size: small, medium, large, and super large. There will also be a coed division. For more information on the KHSAA Competitive Cheer Championship please call KHSAA at 859-299-5472 or go to www.KHSAA.org. Photo courtesy of KHSAA.org.

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KHSAA
Phone: 
859-299-5472

Oleika Shriners Rodeo

Dates: 
Friday, November 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 10:00pm
Event Description: 

We welcome you to the 5th Annual Oleika Pro Rodeo!  We are proud to now be the home of the IPRA National All Region Finals!  
 
Join us on November 20 & 21 to cheer on 90 of the best cowboys and cowgirls in the country as they compete in bareback and saddle broncs, calf roping, steer wrestling, barrel racing, team roping, cowgirl breakaway roping and bull riding!

All tickets are $15.00

Tickets are available through the following ways:
Our website: http://oleikarodeo.com
Oleika Temple on Southland Drive (tel: 859-277-6869) 
The Boot Store on Nicholasville Road
All kids under 10 are free 

Doors open at 6:00pm. Rodeo starts with preliminaries at 7:00pm and rodeo at 7:30pm. Buckle presentation will be on Saturday after the completion of the event. 

Free Parking

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Oleika Shriners

9th Annual Holly Day Market

Dates: 
Friday, November 13, 2015 - 11:00am to Sunday, November 15, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

Hosted by the Junior League of Lexington, the Holly Day Market is a three-day winter holiday event that combines boutique-style holiday shopping with holiday events and activities designed to get customers into the holiday spirit. There is an admission fee which will go to the Junior League of Lexington. For more information on the Holly Day Market please call the Junior League of Lexington at 859-252-5727 or visit www.hollydaymarket.com. Photo courtesy of www.hollydaymarket.com.

Shop 80+ vendors and support local bluegrass charities at the 2015 Junior League of Lexington Holly Day Market.

Friday, November 13
Market Open: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Bourbon and Chocolate tasting: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday, November 14
Market Open: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
VIP Party: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pictures with Santa: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wine tasting: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fashion Show: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
VIP Shop 'n Sip: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
Check presentation to 2016 agencies funded by the Junior League of Lexington: 7:00 pm

Sunday, November 15
Market Open: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pictures with Santa: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Choirs and singing groups will be filling the air with holiday cheer

All Weekend
Lexington Humane Society will be visiting with dogs to play with and accepting donations.

Wreath Auction --We have several wreaths donated from local businesses and individuals with a variety of themes. Top bidders will be contacted at the end of the Market and wreaths will be available for pickup at the Bodley Bullock house the week after the Market.

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Junior League of Lexington
Phone: 
859-252-5727

US Dressage Finals

Dates: 
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The United States Dressage Finals is the national championship competition for the United States Dressage Federation. The US Dressage Finals will be split into Open and Amateur divisions. Each division will hold classes from Training Level to Grand Prix Freestyle. A non-championship competition will also take place, USDF Dressage in the Bluegrass which will be a qualifying competition for The 2015 Great American/USDF Regional Championships and USDF/Dover Adult Amateur Medal Program. The USDF Dressage in the Bluegrass will have USEF and FEI classes with Training Level to Grand Prix Level exhibited. General admission is free, and VIP seating may be purchased on-site. For more information on the United States Dressage Finals please call the United States Dressage Federation at 859-971-2277, or go to www.usdf.org.

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Hosted by: 
USDF
Phone: 
859-971-2277

CP National Horse Show

Dates: 
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The CP National Horse Show is a 5-day hunter/jumper event. The event will feature a full array of hunter divisions, Junior & Amateur Owner Jumpers, the top Open Jumpers from the USA and around the world, and the Maclay National Championship. The CP National Horse Show in is consistently ranked as one of the top shows in the United States by the North American Riders Group (NARG) and last year was voted Horse Show of the Year by the National Show Hunter Hall of Fame.

Admission to the CP National Horse Show is free all day Tuesday to Thursday, Oct. 27-29, and free on Friday, Oct. 30, until 6 p.m., then is $5 on Friday night and $10 for each Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. Children 12 and under are free.

The highlights for this year's show include:

Friday, October 30th:
Dover Saddlery Barn Night
Salamander Hotels & Resorts $35,000 Accumulator Costume Class
Exhibition in the arena by the World Renowned Budweiser Clydesdale Hitch

Saturday, October 31st:
6:30 PM: Free Trick or Treating on the arena concourse! Come in costume for free admission.
Exhibition in the arena by the World Renowned Budweiser Clydesdale Hitch
Amalaya Investments $15,000 SJHF Amateur Owner/Junior Jumper Championship
USEF U25 National Championship Grand Prix

Sunday morning, November 1st:
The winner of the ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship Class will be crowned

Sunday afternoon, November 1st:
Exhibition in the arena by the World Renowned Budweiser Clydesdale Hitch

2:00 PM:
$250,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Lexington: Olympic Gold Medalists and equestrians from around the world will compete for top honors in this thrilling competition.

All evening competitions will begin at approximately 7:00 p.m.

The CP National Horse Show, for the fourth year in a row, received a top ranking from NARG, the North American Riders Group and was again named the Show Hunter Hall of Fame Horse Show of the Year in back to back to back years.

With $810,000 in prize money offered, this year's show has been designated a CSI-W 4* show by the FEI. The International Open Jumpers will compete for almost a half a million dollars in prize money, while the top rated hunter sections have a total purse of $195,000. Meanwhile, $130,000 in total is offered to the Amateur-Owner and U 25 Jumper sections.

In addition, the Budweiser Clydesdales will be performing on Friday evening at the conclusion of the show, approximately 8:30PM, on Saturday at approximately 5PM, and on Sunday at noon. They will be stabled in the Big Barn, and there will be shuttles from the Alltech Arena to the Big Barn each day beginning at 10AM.

The world's best international competitors return for the 2015 CP National Horse Show, which will take place October 27th through November 1st, 2015 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. Visit www.NHS.org for more information!

For tickets to this year's show visit www.nhs.org or TicketLeap.com at:
http://nationalhorseshow.ticketleap.com/nhs2015/

For more information on the CP National Horse Show please visit http://www.nhs.org or call (561) 753-3389.

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CP National Horse Show
Phone: 
(561) 753-3389

The North American Police Equestrian Competition

Dates: 
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00am to Friday, October 16, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The NAPEC (North American Police Equestrian Competition) will be held on October 13-16, 2015 at the Kentucky Horse Park. The event is designed for Mounted Police Officers to showcase their units, be evaluated on their equestrian riding skill level, and take part in a competition designed to simulate what they may encounter while on patrol. This event brings officers and their horses together to display their trust and confidence to the public they are sworn to protect.

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Hosted by: 
KHP Mounted Police
Phone: 
859-509-1448