Central Virginia Horse Rescue (CVHR) hosts its 4th annual birthday bash at Hunters Hollow in Emporia, Va., on July 19, 2014 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Open house, stall dedications, silent auction, tack swap, vendors, flea market, and—new this year—a Trail Obstacle Challenge! Four divisions with 8 to 12 obstacles; awards will be presented for high scoring rescue horse in any division, high scoring adult rider, best dressed rider, best dressed horse, best costume, […]
The Back to Basics Horse Show Association (BBHSA) in Catlett, Va., has updated their show schedule to reflect recent cancellations because of weather. Two weekends have been added this season: July 26–27 and Nov. 8–9, 2014; the pleasure, mini, and trail classes will be held on Saturday, and gymkhana and speed events will be held Sunday. Also, the July 26 evening show has been cancelled. The show series continues Sept. 20–21 and Oct. 18–19; BBHSA […]
It’s time for Champion Saddlery’s Tent Sale Extravaganza! The Doswell, Va., location will host the 4-day event from July 10–14, 2014; sale includes major English and Western brand names at discount price for tack, grooming supplies, and much more. Free seminars from company representatives (Arait, Toklat, Farnam, JPC, Equibrand, Stubben) and Bryer Horse Day on July 12.
Enter to win a $500 Champion Saddlery shopping spree! Free food and drink, plus prize drawings! Hours are Thurs.—Sat., […]
Kelly’s Ford Equestrian Center in Remington, Va., hosts an event and jumper derby day on July 26, 2014. The VHSA and BHSA show starts at 8:30 a.m. with eventers (dressage); jumpers will not start before 10 a.m.
The Event Derby is run under USEA Rules as a combined test; the show jumping will have solid obstacles and terrain, to include hedge, grob, stonewall, liverpool, coops, and berm. It will be the same extended course. For Jumper […]
The excitement is building with only a few weeks left until the Thoroughbred Heritage Show, being held at the Meadow Event Park, in Doswell VA on July 25-27. Horse Talk is proud to be a sponsor of the “Unlock the Potential: Adopt a Thoroughbred” Program at the show. We have added a page to our website that contains a summery of all of the participating non-profit organizations. As we get closer to the show, we will […]
The second TWA hunter shows will be held Aug. 30, 2014 at Rose Mount Farm in Spotsylvania, Va.
Hazelwild Farm Educational Foundation in Fredericksburg, Va., hosts the first Memorial Classic Horse Show on August 24, 2014. The show, held in honor of Anna “Aunt Sis” Elizabeth Morrison, is a fundraising effort for the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which offers equestrian programs including an Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) team, the University of Mary Washington Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) team, a therapeutic riding program, community and appointment riding lessons, and pony camps. A full-time preschool […]
New Meadow Farm in Steeles Tavern, Va., hosts a Jimmy Wofford eventing clinic on July 31, 2014.