The Colorado State Fair Horse Show Department would like to thank everyone that exhibited or spectated at the 2016 Colorado State Fair. The horse shows were a huge success and we look forward to another great Fair in 2017!
Please check back June 1st for event details, entry forms, and more Fair information.
FAIR NEWS4-H - We have exciting news we are offering a Ranch Riding class this year. It will run on the day of the Working Ranch Horse (Friday, August 25) and it possibly will be AQHA approved stay tuned for more information on that. This class will not count towards the high points or saddle awards it is strictly just a pilot class we are trying this year to see if we want to add it to the Ranch Horse Division in 2018. 2017 4-H Judges are Marilyn Randall and Margo Ball. 4-H Trail judge has not been decided yet.
4-H Ranch Cutting - cattle will no longer be numbered, you will pick a cow out work it as the rules state in the rule book. If you lose your cow you picked it will be a 5pt penalty.
AQHA Triple Judged Ranch Riding - will run concurrently with the Ranching Heritage Ranch Riding on August 31st in the afternoon. It will follow the Ranching Heritage Cattle classes.
The American Shire Regional Event - will be held in conjunction with the Gypsy Draft show on August 31-September 1
Youth Freestyle Reining Championship - We are celebrating our 10th Anniversary this year and we are giving away an Anniversary Saddle to the Champion! So youth kids be getting it on your mind entries will open on June 5 at 10am so mark your calendars. We are taking the first 15 kids that sign up.
Sponsorship and Volunteer Opportunities - The Horse show Department is seeking Sponsors and Volunteers so if you are interested in getting involved with the Colorado State Fair Horse Show Department please download the information below.