Equine Events and Competitions

Kentucky Spring Premier Classic Saddlebred Show

Dates: 
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 12:00pm to Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The show provides a laid-back atmosphere while allowing exhibitors a first class horse show in a beautiful setting. There is nothing more beautiful than Kentucky in the springtime and no place on earth is more spectacular than the Kentucky Horse Park.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky Spring Premier Horse Show
Phone: 
859.333.1406

Spring Bay Horse Trials

Dates: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Spring Bay Horse Trials are the first United States Equestrian Federation competition in the area for the new year for riders from novice to preliminary level and for horses that may be new to the sport of eventing as well. Dressage and Stadium Jumping will be held on Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park. Approximately 250 horses have been entered to compete over the two days, with seven states and Canada represented in the registrations. Dressage will start at 8am in the Dressage Complex and stadium jumping will start at 10am in the Hunter Jumper Complex. Cross Country will be held Sunday at Masterson Station Park.

For more information, contact Mary Fike at 859-621-2479 or at hmf@iglou.com.

Admission
Included in Kentucky Horse Park general admission, horse-show only rate available

Parking
Main Visitor Parking Lot

Hosted by: 
Spring Bay Horse Trials
Phone: 
859-621-2479

Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo

Dates: 
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Event Description: 

Cowboy Up For A Cure, Inc. (CUFAC) is a non-profit organization that provides funding to benefit children with various forms of pediatric cancer. The Cowboy Up For A Cure Rodeo is a fundraiser on behalf of their charitable efforts. Tickets are available through the Cowboy Up For A Cure website.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Cowboy Up for a Cure

MSEDA Dressage at the Park

Dates: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The MidSouth Eventing and Dressage Association (MSEDA) Dressage in the Park is a 3-day dressage show. This event draws competitors from Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, Indiana, Georgia, and Florida, and around 100 to 150 horses compete in the event. The National Dressage Pony Cup will also be held during this show, ponies of all breeds are able to participate. The levels offered are Training thru Grand Prix. For more information on MSEDA Dressage in the Park, please go to http://www.mseda.org/, or contact Susan Posner at 859.221.3462. Photo courtesy of Lesley Ward.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
MSEDA
Phone: 
859.221.3462

RMHA International Championship Show

Dates: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:00am to Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
Event Description: 

The International Grand Championship Rocky Mountain Horse Association Show is a Class A Rocky Mountain Horse Show. More than 300 horses will be shown in this event. Classes that will be displayed include equitation, saddleseat, breed demonstrations, and a stallion row. The Grand Champion classes will take place on Saturday evening. For more information on the International Grand Championship Rocky Mountain Horse Association Show, please go to https://www.rmhorse.com/welcome or call Suzie Buchanan at 859-243-0260.

Photo courtesy of Steve Faust, pixbysteve.smugmug.com.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Rocky Mountain Horse Assocatiation
Phone: 
859-243-0260

Kentucky Classique Horse Trials

Dates: 
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, September 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Park Equine Hospital Kentucky Classique Horse Trials is a 3-day-eventing competition. This is a United States Eventing Association (USEA) sanctioned event. All levels will be competing in Dressage, Cross Country and Show Jumping. For more information on the Park Equine Hospital Kentucky Classique Horse Trials please visit http://kyevents.net/ky-classique-horse-trial/ or call Mary Fike at 859-621-2479. Photo courtesy of PhelpsPhotos.com.

Hosted by: 
KYE
Phone: 
859-621-2479

KHJA Horse Show

Dates: 
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

The Kentucky Hunter Jumper Association Horse Show is a 4-day hunter/jumper show, and is part of the Kentucky Horse Show 2017 series. This event draws local and out-of-state riders.

For more information, visit http://www.kentuckyhorseshows.com or call 859-233-0492. Photo courtesy of Jennifer Munson.

Location: 
Hosted by: 
Kentucky Horse Shows, LLC
Phone: 
859.233.0492

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