Equine Events and Competitions

Kentucky National Hunter Jumper Show

Dates: 
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 9:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky National Hunter Jumper Show is a 5-day event showcasing some of the best Hunter/Jumper competitions in the country. For more information on the Kentucky National Hunter Jumper Show please go to http://www.thekentuckynational.com or call Suzanne Mayo at 615-838-7560. Photo courtesy of Shawn McMillan.

Hosted by: 
Kentucky National
Phone: 
615-838-7560

KHJA Fall Classic

Dates: 
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Fall Classic I Hunter Jumper Show is a 2-day hunter/jumper event. All ages and all levels of hunter and jumping competition will be on display at this event. For more information on the Fall Classic I Hunter Jumper Show please visit http://www.khja.org/. Photo courtesy of Cindy Evans.

Hosted by: 
KHJA

KMSHA/SMHA International Grand Championship

Dates: 
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse Association (KMSHA) and the Spotted Mountain Horse Association are both very passionate about their specific breeds. Both organizations strive to demonstrate the value and beauty of these mountain horses. One way that these two associations look to promote the horses is through specific shows/programs, and the Kentucky Horse Park is proud to be the location of one of these upcoming events. Starting on September 14, you can head over to the Covered Arena to check out the KMSHA/SMHA International Grand Championship. This three-day event is a great opportunity to show your support for passionate horse organizations, plus if you're looking for some excellent competition, then this championship will be worth attending. For more information on the KMSHA/SMHA International Grand Championship or the Kentucky Mountain Saddle Horse Association please go to http://www.kmsha.com/index.htm or call (859) 225-5674. Photo courtesy of Deep Meadow Farm.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
KMSHA
Phone: 
859.699.3000

Bluegrass Festival Horse Show

Dates: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 20, 2017 - 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 2017 series. This event draws local riders, international riders and even former Olympians. This is also a World Champion Hunter Rider Event and features premier rate hunters and a variety of classics and special classes.

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

USEF Pony Finals

Dates: 
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 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.

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

Kentucky Summer Classic

Dates: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Summer II Classic is a 5-day hunter/jumper show and is the second part of the two-part Kentucky Summer Horse Show 2017 series. This event draws local riders, international riders and even former Olympians. This show also features premier-rated hunter and jumper classes.

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

Clayton Woosley Hall of Fame Reining Show

Dates: 
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 7:30am to Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 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 Kentucky Reining Horse 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://krha.info. Photo courtesy of James Shambhu.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
KRHA
Phone: 
859-983-9571

Hagyard Lexington Classic

Dates: 
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 10:00pm
Event Description: 

The $25,000 Hagyard Lexington Classic is part of the Kentucky Summer Horse Show and is scheduled to take place at the Rolex Stadium at the Kentucky Horse Park on Thursday, July 27th at 6:30pm.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Hagyard Equine Medical Institute
Phone: 
859-255-8741

Kentucky Summer Horse Show

Dates: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Summer Horse Show is a 5-day hunter/jumper show, and is the first part of the two part Kentucky Summer Horse Show 2017 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 Shawn McMillan.

The schedule features a variety of grand prix, classics, and special classes.

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