May 2014

VPBA Announces winners from April 19th Show

Damingo, a crossbred gelding, earned the title of Highest Scoring Registered Virginia–bred Pony at the VPBA Annual Horse Show

April 2014

Meet the Minis on April 26, 2014

Valhalla Farm in Westminster, Md., will hold an open barn and tack shop sale on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Come visit the registered miniature show horses, tour the barn and 17 acres, and shop at the blow-out tack sale that features everything for your mini! For more information, email Valhalla@qis.net, call 410.404.3365, or visit www.valhallafarm.net.

Coventry Farm Hunter Show April 26, 2014

Coventry Farm hunter show will be held April 26 in Ashland, Va. The VHSA associate and CHSA show begins 8 a.m. in both rings. This month’s judges are Stephen Bickers and Meg Rhodes. Pre-entries are due the Monday before the scheduled show. For a prize list and entry form, email coventryfarm@msn.com, call 804.798.2003, or visit www.coventryfarm.com.

Nokesville Horse Society Western Show April 26, 2014

Nokesville Horse Society Western schooling show will be held April 26 in Nokesville Park, Nokesville, Va. The show begins with open schooling from 8–8:45 a.m.; the show starts at 9 a.m. Entries are $7/class for NHS members and $10/class for nonmembers; $5 administration fee per horse. Show volunteers qualify for a free class! For a prize list and entry form, email kgatewoodrealtor@gmail.com, call 703.489.9882, or visit http://nhsinc.tripod.com.

Jump To It! at Frying Pan Park April 26, 2014

The Just Jumpers! Horse Show series continues at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Va., on April 26. The VHSA associate show starts at 9 a.m. Pre-entries are $15/class the Friday before the show; day of the show entry is $20/class. Visit Frying Pan Park website at http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/fryingpanpark/equest.htm for prize list and online entry form. For more information, call 540.539.2052 or email burghmanf@aol.com.

Silver Star Farm Pleasure Show April 26, 2014

Silver Star Farm in Spotsylvania, Va., opens their horse show season on April 26. The pleasure show starts at 9 a.m.; SMS, halter, and trail classes will be offered outside of the main show arena to give exhibitors a 4-hour time block to pe3rform trail classes at own pace. Entries are $7/class for members of 4-H; nonmembers are $8/class. This month’s judge is Veronica Roth, with Dawn Leonard as the trail judge. For a prize […]

Whitestone Farm Show April 26, 2014

Whitestone Farm in Fredericksburg, Va., opens their horse show season on April 26. The BHSA and VHSA associate show begins with open schooling until 7:45 a.m.; the show starts at 8 a.m. Pre-entries are $12/class by noon the Friday before the show; day of the show entry is $13/class. This month’s judge is Wayne Eubank. For a prize list and entry form, email kandfbonner@verizon.net, call 540.584.5484, or visit www.whitestonefarmva.com.

Spring Fun Hunter Pace April 27, 2014

Lynn Haven Hounds welcomes spring with the Spring Fun Hunter Pace at Foremost Run Farm in Spotsylvania, Va., on April 27. Registration opens at 9 a.m., with start time 10 a.m. Pre-entries are $30; entry is $35 day of event. Lunch and beverage included for each entry or can be purchased. All classes open and prizes will be awarded for optimum time and pleasure in junior and senior categories, and for “best turned out team.” […]

Rivanna Run Hunter Show April 27, 2014

Rivanna Run, in combination with Rock Branch and the North Garden Equestrian Center in North Garden, Va., will hold a BHSA and VHSA associate hunter horse show on April 27. Gates open at 6:45 a.m. with schooling until 8:15 a.m.; the show begins at 8:30 a.m. Pre-entries are $12/class the Thursday before the show; day of the show entry is $14/class. This month’s judge is Carla Francis. For a prize list and entry form, email […]

Carlton Farms Show April 26, 2014

Carlton Farms in Williamsburg, Va., opens their season with a hunter show on April 26. The VHSA associate and MPHSA show begins with open schooling from 7–8:30 a.m.; the show starts at 8:30 a.m. Entries are $20/class and $40/division. This month’s judge is Michelle Poarch. For a prize list and entry form, email chelsievliming@gmail.com, call 540.623.8046, or visit www.carltonfarmsstables.com.