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by Leslie Greco, Events Editor

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NOTE: CALL Before You Haul-due to weather or land closings!!! NOTE: Las Colinas Equestrian Center is CLOSED.

June – July 2017

ONGOING EVENTS: (Call to confirm)

Team Sorting Practice: Every Thursday night 6:30 PM. 3 miles south of Lindsay, OK. Hodie Estes (405) 756-6713

TUESDAYS: Team Roping practice, 7pm. Cowboy Sports Arena, Springtown, TX Jerry Don Galloway (936) 348-0943

TUESDAYS: 4-D Barrel Jackpot, exhibitions 2-7 PM. Jackpot 7:30 PM. Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

THURSDAYS: Barrel Jackpot, exhibitions 6 PM. Open jackpot 8 PM. Collinsville Indoor Arena, Collinsville, TX. Jennifer Williams (214) 797-9723

THURSDAYS: Team Roping Practice. 7 PM. Cowboy Sports Arena, Springtown, TX Jerry Don Galloway (936) 348-0943

FRIDAYS: Stockyards Championship Rodeo. 8 PM. Cowtown Coliseum, Fort Worth, TX. (888) COWTOWN or (817) 625-1025

FRIDAYS: Open House & Tennessee Walking Horse Showcase, A Walking Horse Ranch, Terrell, TX. Dr. Marsha Miller DC (214) 799-3337

SATURDAYS: Stockyards Championship Rodeo. 8 PM. Cowtown Colisum, Fort Worth, TX. (888) COWTOWN or (817) 625-1025

SATURDAYS: Lessons by Christi Rains, Parelli Natural Horsemanship (4-Star Instructor) 9 AM – 4 PM. Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-7293

SATURDAYS: Tejas Open Pro Rodeo, 7:30pm-9pm. followed by live music and dance. Tejas Rodeo Company (830) 980-2226

SUNDAYS: Lessons by Christi Rains Parelli Natural Horsemanship (4-Star Instructor), 9 AM – 4 PM. Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-7293

MOUNTED EQUESTRIAN UNITS

The Young Guns are a dedicated group of young riders that enjoy competing in drill competitions, performing at rodeos and riding in parades and special events. The team practices in the Grand Saline & Lindale areas (Texas) We take entry level youth & advanced youth riders. To join the Young Guns Drill Team contact Sara Bass or Pam Bonner at (903) 963-1833 or email: ridethatponyfast@cs,com

MOUNTED SHOOTING:

JULY 15: KS CMSA Shoot, Three Wooden Crosses Arena, Augusta, KS (316) 807-6163

JULY 21-23: Texas Smokin’ Guns Mounted Shooting, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

AUG. 10-11: State Fair Shoot, Sedalia, KS (314) 422-7808

CLINICS, SEMINARS, FORUMS, WORKSHOPS, LEARNING CAMPS/All Disciplines

JUNE 19-JULY 28: Western Explorers Summer Camp, Ages 4-12, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 478-2250

JUNE 23-24: Clinic with the Pros Reined Cow Horse Clinic-McClain County Expo Center, Purcell, OK (405) 527-2900

JULY 15: Level I Horsemanship Clinic, 9:30AM (lunch provided) Stone Canyon Ranch, Glenn Heights, TX Rex Studnicks (469) 658-5584

JULY 15-16: Stock Horse of Texas Clinic, NRS Training Center, Decatur, TX SHOT (855) 846-7468

JULY 17-21: Brazos Trails Cowboy Church Vacation Bible School. 6-8:30 PM. Ages 4-12. Meals Included. Weatherford, TX (817) 599-7377

HORSE SHOWS, ALL BREED SHOWS

JUNE 12-24: 52nd Annual Pinto World Championship Show, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK PtHA (405) 491-0111

JUNE 16-18: Sport of Kings Challenge, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (405) 282-7433

JUNE 19-21: District 9 4-H Horse Show, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX District 9 ExtensionCenter (979) 845-6800

JUNE 22-24: Oklahoma State 4-H Horse Show, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

JUNE 24: Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Celtic Cross Equestrian Center, 14100 E. Cedar Lane, Norman, OK 73026 Tori Medlock (405) 641-6607

JUNE 25: MHCT Open Horse Show Buckle Series, 8:30 AM. Myers Park & Event Center, McKinney, TX Steve (972) 843-0377 or Virginia (972) 658-6456

JUNE 26-JULY 9: American Junior Paint Horse Assoc. World Championship Show, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX APHA (817) 834-2742

JUNE 26-JULY 8: National Appaloosa Show, World Championship Appaloosa Youth Show, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX ApHC (208) 882-5578

JUNE 30-JULY 1: Stock Horse of Texas Clinic & Show, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX SHOT (855) 846-7468

JUNE 30-JULY 2: Southwest Miniature Horse Club Horsin’ Around Show, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX Patty (210) 912-8679

JULY 1: Red River Horse Club Open Show, 9 AM. Hopkins County Pavilion, Sulphur Springs, TX Connie Sealey (903) 640-3861

JULY 1-4: Tulsa Holiday Circuit, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (405) 743-0869

JULY 7-8: Hunt County Horseman’s Assoc. Open & AQHA Show, Hopkins Co. Civic Center, Friday 6PM. Saturday 9AM. Sulphur Springs, TX Angie Middleton (214) 641-9582 or Vicky Carlson (972) 429-9267

JULY 7-10: GO Preview Horse Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK goshow.org

JULY 12-16: Athens Summer Jubilee Quarter Horse Show, Henderson County Fair Park Complex, Athens, TX Charlotte Allgood (903) 288-0043 or (903) 489-1155 evenings

JU:Y 13-17: GO Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK goshow.org

JULY 14-16: Permian Basin Paint Horse Club Battle for the Saddles, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

JULY 15: Lone Star Arabian Horse Club Too Hot to Trot Evening Show. 7 PM. Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX Sharon Behringer (972) 524-9791

JULY 16: Jackie Jackson Show & Ranch Horse Clinic, spons.by Morgan Horse Club of Texas, 9 AM. Myers Park & Event Center, McKinney, TX Virginia Norris (972) 658-6456

JULY 21-22: Stock Horse of Texas Clinic & Show, Henderson County Fair Park Complex, Athens, TX SHOT (855) 846-7468

JULY 22-29: Texas State 4-H Horse Show, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX Call Extension Office (325) 672-6024

JULY 22-29: Arabian Horse Assoc. Youth Nationals, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. AHA (303) 696-4500

JULY 25-29: American Buckskin Registry Assoc. 30th Annual World Championship Show, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK ABRA (918) 936-4707

JULY 29: Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Celtic Cross Equestrian Center, 14100 E. Cedar Lane, Norman, OK 73026 Tori Medlock (405) 641-6607

AUG. 4-12: Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. AQHA (806) 376-4811

AUG. 5-6: Gulf Coast Appaloosa Horse Club Summer Sensation, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX Claudia Arnold (281) 639-2546

AUG. 11-12: Hunt County Horseman’s Assoc. Open & AQHA Show, Hopkins Co. Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX. Friday 6PM. Saturday 9AM. Angie Middleton (214) 641-9582 or Vicky Carlson (972) 429-9267

AUG. 20-21: Showtime Summerfest Show goshow.org

AUG. 26: Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Celtic Cross Equestrian Center, 14100 E. Cedar Lane, Norman, OK 73026 Tori Medlock (405) 641-6607

September 23-24 Fair Hill Thoroughbred Show 4640 Telegraph Road  Elkton, MD 21921 610.405.4694

RODEO, TEAM ROPING, BARREL RACING, STEER WRESTLING, CALF ROPING-&-COWBOY RACES

ONGOING: Every Saturday Night at 7PM. Team Roping, Foster Arena, Hwy 177, Shawnee, OK (Past Animal Shelter Building) For more information email: drgetman@itlnet.net

ONGOING: Texas Barrel Racing Assoc. regular, every Thursday night, Jackpot race at Bob Ruffin Memorial Arena, Boyd, TX. Email txbarrelracing@yahoo.com (Kim Blair, Event Director) or Cell #817-313-1508

ONGOING: Friday Night Barrel Series through April 2013, Bridle Creek Ranch Arena, Sperry, OK Christy Pitts (918) 645-3568

ONGOING: Fort Worth Stockyards Friday Night Bull Riding, Fort Worth, TX Call ins Tues even. 7-9pm. (254) 371-7343 or (254) 582-7063

JUNE 23-24: Sonora Outlaw Pro Rodeo & Sutton County Days, Sutton County Civic Center, Sonora, TX (325) 387-2880

JUNE 23-25: American Junior Rodeo Assoc., Horseshoe Arena, Midland, TX AJRA (325) 277-5824

JUNE 28-JULY 6: Original Team Roping Assoc. Finals, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX OTRA (806) 499-3584

JUNE 30-JULY 4: Fourth of July Celebration & PRCA Rodeo, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX Chamber of Commerce (254) 939-3551

JUNE 30-JULY 2: U.S. Team Roping Championships, Oklahoma Classic, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

JULY 4-9: National Little Britches Rodeo Finals, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

JULY 7-8: Cushing Community PRCA Rodeo, Cushing Rodeo Grounds, Cushing, OK (918) 225-2010

JULY 12-16: Elite Barrel Racing Summer Sizzle Weekend, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (877) 933-3277

JULY 13-16: Philipp Ranch Big Loop Big Money Tour, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX John (713) 806-6012 or Johnnie (713) 806-4407

JULY 14-15: 12th Annual Waurike Chamber of Commerce Ranch Rodeo, Coyote Hills Arena, Waurika, OK Carl Gholson (580) 512-7738

JULY 14-16: VIP Team Roping, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

JULY 15: Southwest Invitational Team Roping, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

JULY 15: $1,000 Added 4D Barrel Race, Rancho Del Sol Arena, DeKalb, TX (903) 667-5797

JULY 20-22: 46th Annual Bryan Breakfast Lions Club PRCA Rodeo, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX Debbie George (979) 822-7700

JULY 20-23: Woodward Elks Rodeo, Crystal Beach Arena, Woodward, OK (580) 334-6485 or (580) 254-9607

JULY 24: Exceptional Kids’ Rodeo, spons.by American Junior Rodeo Assoc. 10 AM-12 PM. Nolan County Coliseum, Sweetwater, TX AJRA (325) 277-5824

JULY 28-30: Bonus Barrel Race Regionals & National Barrel Racing Tour Finale, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

JULY 29-30: Brothers-In-Law Team Roping, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

AUG. 3-5: 81st Annual XIT Rodeo & Reunion, 5PM. Dalhart, TX (806) 244-5646

AUG. 11-12: Big Bend of Texas Ranch Rodeo, Sul Ross S.A.L.E. Arena, Alpine, TX Chachi Hawkins (432) 364-2696

AUG. 18-19: Texas Ranch Roundup Rodeo, Multi-Purpose Event Center, Wichita Falls, TX Ashley Sims (940) 687-4914

CUTTING & REINING & REINED COWHORSE

JUNE 24-JULY 2: National Reining Horse Assoc. Derby, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK NRHA (405) 946-7400

JULY 15-AUG. 5: NCHA Summer Cutting Spectacular, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX NCHA (817) 244-6188

JULY 26-30: One HOT Reining, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

TEAM PENNING, RANCH SORTING & RANCH HORSE VERSATILITY

ONGOING: Friday Nights Arena Sorting, Hillbilly Arena, Muskogee, OK (918) 682-2581

DRESSAGE & HUNTER-JUMPER SHOWS (+Fox Hunting and Hunter Paces)

JUNE 21-25: Blue Ribbon Summer Festival II Hunter Jumper Show, Extraco Event Center, Waco, TX Dave Morse (469) 223-3283

JUNE 24: Great Plains Dressage Show, Valley View Equestrian Center, Stillwater, OK Stacia Wert-Gray (405) 204-3870

JUNE 24-25: Great Plains Dressage Valley View Equestrian Show, Stillwater, OK (USEF/USDF) (405) 747-7121

JUNE 24-25: Greater Houston Hunter Jumper Assoc/GSEC Kaminski Blowout Show, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Amy Uniss (281) 978-0767

JULY 22-23: Greater Houston Hunter Jumper Assoc. GSEC Classic I & II, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Amy Uniss (281) 978-0767

COMBINED TRAINING, HORSE TRIALS, CROSS COUNTRY, EVENTING:

JUNE 17-18: Feather Creek Farm Horse Trials, Norman, OK Dynah (925) 580-9841

AUG. 19-20: Annual Beat the Heat Combined Test, 7AM-1PM. Quail Run, Bartonville, TX Jan Walling (940) 597-1033

TRAIL RIDES & COMPETITIVE/OBSTACLE TRAIL RIDES, ENDURANCE TRAIL RIDES

( Call -ACTHA HQ 877-992-2842 for information on future rides)

JUNE 24: American Endurance Owl Hoot Trail Ride, Vinita, OK (281) 468-5881

JULY 1: OETRA sponsored Ride. National Trails Day Ride at Ponderosa Campground & Horse Trails in Pineville, MO. Reservations Debbie (417) 223-4081

JULY 1-4: Oklahoma Equestrian Trail Riders Just For Fun Ride, Ponderosa Campground, Pineville, MO (405) 348-1397

BENEFIT TRAIL RIDES, CHARITY, BENEFIT SHOWS, FUNDRAISERS

GYMKHANA & PLAYDAYS & ROUNDUPS

JUNE 24: Ada, OK Roundup Club Playday, Ken Lance Arena, Ada, OK (580) 320-2400

JULY 1: Ada, OK Roundup Club Playday, Ken Lance Arena, Ada, OK (580) 320-2400

JULY 8: Ada, OK Roundup Club Playday, Ken Lance Arena, Ada, OK (580) 320-2400

JULY 8: Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday. 2 PM. WCRC Arena,, Weatherford, OK Varsi Klatzkin (817) 337-5076 or (817) 721-8057

JULY 8: Cowboy Country Fellowship, Playday at Common Ground Arena, Talala,OK (918) 779-9648

AUG. 5: Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday, 12 PM. WCRC Arena, Weatherford, TX Varsi Klatzkin (817) 337-5076 or (817) 721-8057

DRIVING CLINICS, DRIVING SHOWS, CARRIAGE DRIVING

HORSE SALES, AUCTIONS & ADOPTIONS

Mondays: First Monday: Canton Horse Sale, tack 11:30am, horse sale follows. 8939 AE Hwy 20, Canton, TX (469) 595-6870 or (254) 744-5563.

Second Tuesday of Each Month: BLM Horse/Burro Auction, Pauls Valley, OK Wild Horse & Burro Program. (866) 468-7826

Last Thursday of Each Month: Sycamore Springs Ranch Arena Horse Sale, held at Sale Barn, 6 PM Tack & Equipment, horses to follow tack, no later than 7 PM. Between Locust Grove & Tahlequah, OK (5-1/2 miles south of Locust Grove off Hwy 82, 1/4 mile south on Rd. 442) Locust Grove, OK FMI call Jerry Rush (918) 760-4977 or Office (918) 598-3313

SATURDAYS: 4th Saturday, Mountain View Horse Sale. 3 PM. Mountain View, OK. Gary Lohman (580) 347-2146

1st & 3rd Weekend Every Month: Tulsa RV Ranch “Trade Days” – Doors Open 8 AM. Trader Days Auction 3rd Saturday every month. Silverado Smokehouse Family Restaurant now open. Highway 75 South (next to Duck Creek Casino) Beggs, OK (918) 267-7569

JUNE 23-24: Premier Equine Auctions SAummer Sensational AQHA & APHA Ranch Horse Competition & Mixed Sale, George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center, Lufkin, TX (337) 494-1333

EQUINE TRADE SHOWS, EQUINE FAIRS, EXPOS. STATE FAIRS

AUG. 19: Horseman’s Market Day, Brazos County Expo Center, 5827 Leonard Rd, Bryan, TX Buy-Sell-Trade All Things Equine. Pre-regis. postmarked by Aug. 7 (pay for 3 booths get 4th free) $30. ($40 at door) *No animals on site-only flyers/posters about animals. Email: MarketDay@bvdrc.com or call/text Lee (979) 777-9239

SPECIAL EVENTS

JUNE 28-JULY 1: 87th Annual Texas Cowboy Reunion, Stamford, TX Matt Mueller (325) 773-3138 or Audra Arendall (325) 733-8895

SOCCER, DRILL TEAMS, POLO

JUNE 19-24: U.S. Equestrian Drill Team Super Ride XV & International Festival of the Equestrian Arts, Henderson County Fair Park Complex, Athens, TX. Gary Bonner (972) 679-0770

CONFERENCES, CONVENTIONS, MEETINGS, EDUCATIONAL COURSES

Fort Worth Dressage Club Monthly Meeting, 4th Mondaqy, 6:30 PM. Szechuan Chinese Restaurant, Fort Worth, TX Barbara (817) 441-7820

AUG. 4-5: Red River Equine Summit, spon.by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, Noble Foundation and Okla.State University, Ridin’ For the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX Robin Hill (940) 349-2894

HORSE RACING

LONE STAR PARK at Grand Prairie, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex)

Phone: (972) 237-RACE or 7223

lonestarpark.com

GILLESPIE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS, Class 3, Fredericksburg, TX

Phone: (830) 997-9334 (July-August)

gillespiefair.com

MANOR DOWNS at Manor, TX (East of Austin) CLOSED permanently

RETAMA PARK at Selma, TX (near San Antonio)

2017 Summer Quarter Horse Meet – Fridays & Saturdays 6:45 PM

Phone: (210) 651-7000

SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK at Houston, TX

Phone: (281) 807-8700 – 800-807-7223

samhoustonracepark.com

SADDLE BROOK PARK at Amarillo, TX

Phone: (806) 359-9546

WILL ROGERS DOWNS at Claremore, OK

Phone: (918) 283-5500 (August-November)

cherokeecasino.com

REMINGTON PARK at Oklahoma City, OK

Phone: (405) 424-1000 – (405) 425-3235

remingtonpark.com

BLUE RIBBON DOWNS at Sallisaw, OK

Phone: (918) 775-7771

FAIR MEADOWS at Tulsa, OK

Phone: (918) 744-6999 – (918) 743-7223 (June-July)

fairmeadows.com

OAKLAWN, Hot Springs, Arkansas

Phone: (800) OAK LAWN