Alltech Arena

Bluegrass Classic Dog Shows

Dates: 
Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 9:00am to Monday, September 5, 2016 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Bluegrass Classic Dog Shows are a 5-day dog show sponsored by the Lexington Kennel Club Inc., the Northern Kentucky Kennel Club Inc., and the Mid-Kentucky Kennel Club Inc. This show will include competition for more than 150 breeds, best-in-show competition, junior showmanship classes, and obedience and rally. AKC Owner-Handler Series, Canine Good Citizen Test, and a Meet the Breeds event will also take place Saturday and Sunday, plus a 4-H Dog Club Musical Program on Saturday. Dock Diving will be featured this year, as well.

Judging Starts: Thursday at 9 am; Friday - Monday at 8:00 am. Conformation rings are on the main arena floor and on the concourse. Toy and Non-Sporting Breeds will be judged upstairs in the Exhibition Hall. Each ring will have a post listing the breeds and times being judged in that ring on that day. A complete list of breeds ring times will be available at the show and posted on this website once entries are confirmed, usually a week before competition begins.

For more information on the Bluegrass Classic Dog Shows go to http://www.bluegrassclassicdogshows.org/ or call Sue Buxton at 859-940-2272. Photo courtesy of www.bluegrassclassicdogshows.org.

Location: 
Event Category: 
Hosted by: 
Bluegrass Classic Dog Shows
Phone: 
859-940-2272

Clayton Woosley Hall of Fame Reining Show

Dates: 
Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 7:30am to Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 11:00pm
Event Description: 

The Clayton Woosley Hall of Fame Reining Show is a reining show named after NRHA Hall of Famer Clayton Woosley. The show is put on by the Central Kentucky Reining Association and is included with general Kentucky Horse Park admission. (No additional ticket is necessary.) The show should start at 7:30 Thursday through Sunday and it will last well into the evening. In addition, the show will feature a variety of vendors selling horse-related products.

There will be AQHA, NRHA, and CKRHA classes available. Youth and rookie levels all the way to Open levels will be exhibited. For more information on the Clayton Woosley Hall of Fame Reining Show, visit http://www.krha.info. Photo courtesy of James Shambhu.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
CKRHA
Phone: 
606.232.7423

USEF Pony Finals

Dates: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The USEF Pony Finals is a 6-day Hunter/Jumper Championship event. The US Regular Hunter Pony Championship, the US Green Hunter Pony Championship, and the US National Pony Jumper Championship will all take place during this event. Ponies in each of the events will be put into classes based on their size (small, medium, and large). Aside from the competition, there will also be clinics during this event that are free and open to the public. For more information on the USEF pony finals please visit https://www.usef.org/_iframes/breedsdisciplines/discipline/pony/ponyfina...Photo courtesy of Shawn McMillan.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky Horse Shows, LLC
Phone: 
859-233-0492

Bluegrass Festival Horse Show

Dates: 
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Bluegrass Festival Horse Show is a 6-day hunter/jumper show, and is a part of the Kentucky Horse Show 2016 series. This event draws local riders, international riders and even former Olympians. For more information, visit http://www.kentuckyhorseshows.com or call 859-233-0492. Photo courtesy of Lesley Ward.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky Horse Shows, LLC
Phone: 
859-233-0492

Carriage Association of America Carriage Festival

Dates: 
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 9:00am to Sunday, July 3, 2016 - 11:00am
Event Description: 

The Carriage Association of America Carriage Festival is a 2-day driving event including a show, educational seminars, driving-at-will, and social activities. The show is a USEF-approved local competition.

The show takes place in the Alltech Arena on Friday day time (9am-5pm) and Saturday day and evening (9am-9pm). Sunday morning, there will be a drive through the park, on to Walnut Hall Farm, through the campground and back to the stables. The show is scheduled to end at 11 am on Sunday.

For more information visit www.caamonline.com or contact Jill Ryder at (859) 231-0971.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Carriage Association of America
Phone: 
(859) 231-0971

Lexington Rodeo

Dates: 
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 7:00pm to Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 11:00pm
Event Description: 

The Lexington Rodeo is a PRCA ProRodeo event.

The Pro Rodeo events are:
Bareback Riding
Saddlebronc Riding
Bull Riding

Timed Events:
Steer Wrestling
Team Roping
Tie Down Roping
Barrel Racing

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Lexington Rotary Club
Phone: 
859.389.8100

Mid-America Miniature Horse Club Mini Julep Cup

Dates: 
Friday, June 17, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Mid-America Miniature Horse Club Mini Julep Cup is a miniature horse show approved by the American Miniature Horse Association. Classes include halter, driving, and liberty. The show is sponsored by the Mid-America Miniature Horse Club, an AMHA American Miniature Horse Association and AMHR American Miniature Horse Registry affiliated club. The Mid-America Miniature Horse Club serves Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana. For more information on the Mid-America Miniature Horse Club Mini Julep Cup visit http://www.mamhc.org, or call Tim Ballard 937-604-7397. Photo courtesy of Jennifer Munson. 

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Mid-America Miniature Horse Club
Phone: 
937-604-7397

Off-Site Wagering for Breeders' Cup at Kentucky Horse Park and CP National Horse Show

Dates: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 8:00am to Saturday, October 31, 2015 - 6:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Horse Park and the CP National Horse Show will provide off-site wagering for the 2015 Breeders’ Cup. Both walk-up and drive-thru wagering will be available in the parking lot adjacent to the Alltech Arena, and signs will be posted directing guests along the way. Park admission is not required and parking is free. Times TBD.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky Horse Park and the CP National Horse Show
Phone: 
859-233-4303

KAPOS Middle School State Cheerleading Competition

Dates: 
Saturday, December 19, 2015 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The date for the KAPOS State Middle School Competition has been set for Saturday, December 19, 2015 at Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington. Regional middle school cheer team winners will advance to the state competition. Time is TBD.

Location: 
Event Category: 
Hosted by: 
KAPOS
Phone: 
606-776-0106