June 2014

Autumn Olive Farm Hunter Shows Summer 2014

Autumn Olive Farm in Goochland, Va., will host several hunters shows this summer season

Join Mad Tack on June 7th for a Belmont Stakes Party

Mad Tack, a brand new tack store located at 646 S. Main St. Madison, VA, will be hosting a Belmont Stakes party on Saturday June 7, 2014

VADA/NoVa Upcoming Dressage Events

The Virginia Dressage Association, Northern Virginia chapter (VADA/NoVa) will host several dressage events in June.

From June 6–8, 2014, a summer dressage festival and Northern Virginia breeding classic will be held at Morven Park in Leesburg, Va. The breeding division classes will be held only on Friday, June 6. For more information, email Bettina Longaker at vadvirag8@gmail.com.

VADA/NoVa will host a dressage schooling show on June 14, 2014, at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Va. Contact Heidi […]

Warrenton Pony Show June 25–29, 2014

“The oldest pony show in America,” the Warrenton Pony Show, will be held June 25–29, 2014 at the Warrenton Horse Show Grounds in Warrenton, Va. This is the 95th year of the national “A” Rated show for USEF, VHSA, and MHSA. The Fauquier County SPCA has been chosen as the local charity benefitting from the show, and the second annual $1,500 Pony Hunter Classic is sponsored by South Pickett Farm. Entries close June 11. For […]

Summer Equestrian Events at Frying Pan Park

Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Va., will host a Tuesday evening hunter show series on June 24, July 15, July 29, Aug. 30, and Aug. 26. Warm-up from 3–3:45 p.m.; the show starts at 4 p.m. Class entry fees are $15/class; preentries are $12/class. Division include lead line, pre-short stirrup, hunter short stirrup, open pleasure, and hunter jumps at 2ʹ, 2ʹ3ʺ, 2ʹ6ʺ, and 3ʹ.

Frying Pan Park will also host a twilight dressage series (4 shows) […]

May 2014

Middleburg Horse Trials June 7–8, 2014

The Middleburg Horse Trials will be held June 7-8, 2014, at Glenwood Park in Middleburg, Va.

Hazelwild IEA Tryouts June 6–7, 2014

Hazelwild Farm Educational Foundation in Fredericksburg, Va., is hosting Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) team tryouts June 6 and 7, at 1:30 p.m. each day, for the high school and middle school team divisions. For more information and to be added to the contact list, email secretary@hazelwildfarm.com, call 540.891.7101, or visit http://hazelwildfarm.com/Equestrian_Center.html.

Upperville Colt and Horse Show June 2–8, 2014

Long a favorite of horse show competitors and spectators alike, the 161st Upperville Colt and Horse Show, is June 2nd through June 8th.

Carriage Driving Clinic June 1, 2014

Morven Park Equestrian Center in Leesburg, Va., will host a Tracey Morgan carriage driving clinic on June 1, 2014. The clinic and Fix-A-Test for carriage drivers offers instruction for drivers at all levels. Entry fee is $75/turnout. For more information and reservations, email Laura Doyle at ldoyle@morvenpark.org, call 804.798.2003, or visit http://www.morvenpark.org/programs/equestrian.html/event/2014/06/01/tracey-morgan-carriage-driving-clinic.

Twilight Jumpers at Great Meadow

Twilight Jumpers, hosted at Great Meadow in The Plains, Va., provides more exciting entertainment for equestrian enthusiasts.