Equine Events and Competitions

BreyerFest

Dates: 
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

BreyerFest is the annual model horse festival and horse fair for Breyer model horses. This event brings together fans, vendors, and stars of Breyer horses. Horses that have been portrayed as Breyer model horses will be present for demonstrations and photo opportunities. Crafts and kids activities are also available as well as plenty of shopping opportunities.

Some free activities include creating your own Breyer model in miniature, pony rides, petting zoo, face painting, magic shows, and more! There will also be arena performances, seminars on horses and Breyer model horse collecting, workshops, the BreyerFest Marketplace, and more! A full schedule is available at http://www.breyerhorses.com.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Breyer Animal Creations®
Phone: 
800-413-3348

Paul Frazer Memorial Combined Test and Dressage Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Paul Frazer Memorial Combined Test and Dressage Competition will take place at the Kentucky Horse Park's Dressage Complex and Hunter Jumper Complex.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
CKRH
Phone: 
859.231.7066

Road To The Horse

Dates: 
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

Don’t miss the thrill and excitement of Road To The Horse in 2017. Sarah Dawson, Barbara Cox and Rachelle Valentine have been named as the first three competitors in the 2017 World Championship of Colt Starting. Fans at Road to the Horse follow the journey and witness an accumulation of a lifetime of passion and knowledge be put to the test as elite clinicians from around the world face off for the coveted World Championship of Colt Starting title. Fans witness partnerships develop before their very eyes, they witness the setbacks and witness the triumphs, as competitors build a relationship with an untouched 3-year-old American Quarter Horse which will then be put to the ultimate test, where only one can walk away with the World Championship of Colt Starting title.

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

USMGA Fall Finale

Dates: 
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
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. Their 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
Phone: 
502.836.4589

United States Mounted Games Association

Dates: 
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

For over 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
Phone: 
502.836.4589

United States Mounted Games Association

Dates: 
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 8:00am to Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

For over 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
Phone: 
502-836-4589

CP National Horse Show

Dates: 
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 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 is consistently ranked as one of the top shows in the United States by the North American Riders Group (NARG). For more information on the CP National Horse Show please visit http://www.nhs.org or call (561) 753-3389.

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

US Dressage Finals

Dates: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 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 2017 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.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
USDF
Phone: 
859-971-2277

Oleika Shriners Rodeo

Dates: 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00pm
Event Description: 

We welcome you to the 7th Annual Oleika Pro Rodeo!  We are proud to now be the new home of the IPRA National All Region Finals!

Join us on November 17 & 18 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!

Come early when the doors open at 6 pm. The rodeo will begin at 7:30 pm.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Oleika Shriners
Phone: 
606.335.3507

Snowbird Dressage

Dates: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
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: 
Kentucky Dressage Association
Phone: 
859-846-4889