Covered Arena

The Bluegrass Classic

Dates: 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 8:00am to Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The Bluegrass Classic is a 4-day Quarter Horse Show. This event is AQHA, NSBA & KyQHA approved. A wide variety of classes will take place during this event, from Halter classes to English and Western Pleasure classes to Jumping and Contesting classes, almost every discipline will be represented. For more information visit http://www.kyqha.com/pages/shows, or contact Cathy Oyster at 859.635.6773.

Photo courtesy of AQHA

Location: 
Hosted by: 
MidEAST Kentucky Quarter Horse Association
Phone: 
859.635.6773

Pyramid Society Egyptian Arabian Event

Dates: 
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 8:00am to Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

Join us June 2-6 for the world's largest showcase of the Egyptian Arabian horse! General show seating and non-ticketed activities are free with Kentucky Horse Park admission.

Held annually at here at The Kentucky Horse Park, The Egyptian Event boasts world-class halter and performance competition, superb shopping, expert-led seminars, live and silent fund raiser auctions, and fun social activities for all ages! Come feel the desert wind blowing across the heart of horse country ... "it's more than just a horse show, it's an EVENT!"

There are daily spectator focused events which are free with park admission. Spectators have the opportunity to meet the competitors, shop the trade fair, watch stallion auctions and much more! For more information, visit http://pyramidsociety.org/egyptian-event.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Pyramid Society
Phone: 
859-231-0771

KY Invitational High School Rodeo

Dates: 
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 7:30pm to Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky High School Rodeo Association and the Kentucky Junior High School Rodeo Association join together for the Kentucky Invitational High School Rodeo. The events taking place during this rodeo are Bareback Bronc Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Tie-Down Calf Roping, Bull Riding, Breakaway Calf Roping, Goat Tying, Barrel Racing, Pole Bending, and Ribbon Roping. Participants from Indiana and West Virginia will also be competing against the Kentucky competitors. This rodeo serves as the last qualifying rodeo for the high school participants before the state finals, and it is the state finals for junior high school participants. For more information go to http://www.kyhsra.com or call 270-389-0631. All proceeds go to support the Kentucky High School Rodeo Association.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky High School Rodeo Assocation
Phone: 
270-389-0631

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

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

University of Kentucky 4H Horse Judging Contest

Dates: 
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 8:00am
Event Description: 

The University of Kentucky is conducting the State 4H Horse Judging Contest which will serve as a qualifying event for the Southern Regional 4H Horse Judging Contest. 4H members are given 4 live horses to judge for a particular purpose, they must judge the horse based on confirmation and in-hand movement. The participants must rank the 4 horses from best suited to least suited for the particular purpose and reasons on why they made that choice must also be listed. For more information on this event contact Amy Lawyer at 859-257-7501.

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Event Category: 
Hosted by: 
University of Kentucky 4H
Phone: 
859-257-7501