Kentucky Horse Park

Kentucky Spring Horse Shows CSI3* Prize List Now Available Online

Kentucky Spring Horse Shows' management company, Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, is pleased to announce that the hunter/jumper competition's prize list is currently available online. The prize list and entry form are posted at www.kentuckyhorseshows.com, and hard copies are available by request by emailing prizelist@kentuckyhorseshows.com. Entries for the Kentucky Spring Horse Shows CSI3* close on Tuesday, March 29.
 

Brass Hat Coming to the KY Horse Park

On May 8th, the Kentucky Horse Park will play host to the annual Thoroughbred Horse Show Association. This year, grade I winner Brass Hat will be part of the action, and Blood-Horse recently ran a feature article on the upcoming event.

Read the full article here:
http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/98885/brass-hat-to-compete-at-ky-horse-park-show

High Hope Steeplechase To Feature Ladies Side Saddle Races

High Hope Steeplechase

On Sunday, May 22, 2016 the 48th running of High Hope Steeplechase will take place at the Kentucky Horse Park. In addition to the traditional National Steeplechase Association race card, the day will also feature the inaugural running of a new series of Ladies Side Saddle Races. Sponsored by Keene Ridge Farm, the Side Saddle activities will begin at noon with a formal parade of ladies riding aside, sporting their appointment wear & period costumes! The parade will be followed later in the day by a Ladies Side Saddle flat race, and Ladies Side Saddle race over fences.

Equine Blog Features Road Trip to Kentucky Horse Park

Kentucky Horse Park entrance

The Kentucky Horse Park is proud to be a prime destination for tourists traveling through the state of Kentucky. Laura Wolfe of equinebabbles.com recently posted a new blog piece on her family's experience at the park last summer.

Read the full blog article here:
https://equinebabbles.wordpress.com/2016/03/28/road-trip-to-the-kentucky-horse-park

Man o' War Featured by America's Best Racing

Man o' War

Man o' War was unquestionably the most famous Thoroughbred who ever lived. He dominated his competition like no other horse. 99 years after Man o' War's birth, Terry Conway recently wrote an article on "Big Red" for America's Best Racing.

Read the full article here:
http://www.americasbestracing.net/en/the-latest/blogs/2013/03/18/man-o-war-the-measuring-stick-for-greatness/

Third Annual Cowboy Up For A Cure Rodeo

Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo logo

The Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo will take its third ride at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 7pm.

Gates open at 6pm, with a variety of activities planned for the whole family. WBUL will be providing live entertainment while families can visit the inflatable village, face painting booths, roping and riding demonstrations andany one of our 15 vendor sponsors.

Award-winning, professional rodeo entertainment will be provided again this year by 3 Bar J Rodeo of Union City, Indiana.

New Era for Country Heir Show Series Begins at Kentucky Horse Park

For more than 20 years, the Country Heir I and II Horse Shows have been a tradition at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. Preparations for the 2016 shows are well under way, with grand expectations for the two week Premier competition, scheduled to run Wednesday, June 8 through Sunday, June 19.

Owner Frankie Stark has struck a unique balance with these shows, bringing together her loyal Ohio circuit following combined with some of the finest horses and riders from around the world.

USEF Career Fair to Be Held in Conjunction with IHSA Nationals

United States Equestrian Federation

The United States Equestrian Federation will host a career fair Friday, May 6, 2016, at the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., in conjunction with the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association's (IHSA) National Championships. The IHSA National Champions will host over 500 college equestrians and their coaches, families, and friends. The career fair is an opportunity for students to be introduced to successful businesses within the equine industry and create avenues for relationships, internships, and career connections.