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by Leslie Greco, Events Editor

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June-July 2015

ONGOING EVENTS:

Team Roping: Every Saturday night 7 PM (Past animal shelter building) Foster Arena, Hwy. 177, OK. Email: drgetman@itlnet.net

Ranch Sorting Practice: Friday 7 PM – 9:30 PM. Sunday 2 PM – 4:30 PM. 4 Hoof Drive Adventures, Norman, OK Email: tcole4hd@yahoo.com or call Tony Cole (405) 919-6446

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

MONDAYS: Roping Practice, 6:30 PM, Brazos Trails Cowboy Church, Weatherford, TX Chris Watts (972) 841-1395

TUESDAYS: 2nd Tuesday, Pauls Valley, OK. Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse & Burro Adoption, 8 AM-Noon. BLM (866) 468-7826

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

THURSDAYS: Open Arena, 6 PM til dark, obstacles available, Old 34 Arena, Quinlan, TX Laura (903) 436-2423

THURSDAYS: Barrel Racing practice, 6:30 PM. Brazos Trails Cowboy Church, Sammy Ellison (940) 867-3403

THURSDAYS: APRIL 2-JUNE 25: Colt Starting Series, C&C Colt Company, Whitesboro, TX Chris & Caren Ruthven (903) 564-9844

THURSDAYS: Team Roping Practice. 7 PM – 9 PM. Open Range Cowboy Church Covered Arena, Whitney, TX (254) 694-7543

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

SATURDAYS: 1st Saturday, Problem Solving Saturday with Dwayne Rhea, Doing Right by the Horse, Sulphur Springs, TX (214) 923-8934

SATURDAYS: 1st & 3rd Saturday, Open Practice Obstacle Course, Old 34 Arena, Quinlan, TX Laura (903) 436-2423 or Carol Deming (903) 268-9785

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

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

SUNDAYS (Except 1st Sunday): Ranch Sorting Practice, 2 PM – 5 PM. Bar S Arena, Royse City, TX. Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

Ranch,Terrell, TX Dr. Marsha Miller DC (214) 799-3337

SUNDAYS: APRIL 2-JUNE 25: Colt Starting Series, C&C Colt Company, Whitesboro, TX Chris & Caren Ruthven (903) 564-9844

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:

JUNE 12-14: Southwestern Donkey & Mule Society, Texas Shootout, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX (979) 823-3976

JUNE 13-14: CMSA WSC Regional Championship (Texas Smokin’ Guns) Lone Star Arena, 4696 N US Hwy 377, Stephenville, TX 76401 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JUNE 13-14: CMSA Bring A Jacket Shoot I & II, Gordon Wimsatt Arena, 2334 Hwy 82, Cloudcroft, NM 88317 (NM Territory Cowboy Mounted Shooters) CMSA (888) 960-0003

JUNE 16: CMSA Shoot For the Troops, Lone Star Arena, 4696 N US Hwy 377, Stephenville, TX 76401 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JUNE 17-20: CMSA Cowboy Capitol Central US Championship, Lone Star Arena, 4696 N US Hwy 377, Stephenville, TX 76401 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JUNE 26-27-28: CMSA Smokin’ on the Pecos Shootout, Artesia Horse Council Arena, 3402 S.13th St, Artesia, NM 88210 NM Bandoleros (575) 365-7102

JULY 4-5: CMSA Jet Homecoming Celebration 1 & 2, Miller Ranch Arena, 115 S 7th, Jet, OK 73749 CMSA of Oklahoma (580) 554-4676

JULY 4-5: CMSA Freedom & Fire Crackers 1 & 2, Spring Creek Arena, 1770 E. Spring Creek Road, Gainesville, TX 76240 Lone Star Regulators (940) 230-0360

JULY 4-5: CMSA 4th of July Shootout, Hardy Murphy Arena, 600 S. Lake Murray Dr., Ardmore, OK 73401 Texoma Mounted Shooters (817) 673-1099

JULY 10: CMSA Warm Up Regionals, Tulsa RV Ranch Arena, 2542 Hwy 75, Beggs, OK 74421 CMSA of Oklahoma (580) 554-4676

JULY 11: CMSA Mid Central Regionals, Tulsa RV Ranch Arena, 2542 Hwy 75, Beggs, OK 74421 CMSA of Oklahoma (580) 554-4676

JULY 11-12: CMSA Lincoln County War 1 & War 2, Lincoln County Fairgrounds, 101 Fifth St., Capitan, NM 88316 New Mexico Territory Cowboy Mounted Shooters (575) 491-6273

JULY 24-26: Texas Smokin’ Guns Mounted Shooting, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

Send your mounted shooting event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

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

JUNE 13: Two Texas Women Obstacle/Horsemanship Clinic, Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX (903) 675-2953

JUNE 15-19: Sienna Stables Youth Summer Camp, 10AM-3PM Sienna Stables, 8255 Camp Sienna Trail, Missouri City, TX (Ages 6-16) (281) 778-7433

JUNE 15-19: Esoteric Farm Summer Camp (Ages 6-15 boys & girls) Esoteric Farm, 13404 Cameron Road, Manor, TX (Beginner/Advanced) (512) 272-4301

JUNE 20: Cow Working Clinic, C&C Colt Co. Whitesboro, TX Chris & Caren Ruthven (903) 564-9844

JUNE 20-21: Carsten Meyer Eventing Clinic, Willow Draw, Weatherford, TX Janet Book (817) 313-1515

JUNE 20-21: Horsemanship Clinic with Mary Kite Miller, Hobart Riding Club, Hobart, OK Melony Fry email: teepeetack@yahoo.com (580) 919-1210

JUNE 20-23: Four(4) Day Advanced Horsemanship Clinic with Jack Brainard. Craig Johnson International, Gainesville, TX Email: donnaduvall2@gmail.com or call (214) 403-0932

JUNE 21-26: Rio Grande Pony Club Camp, Pine Hill, Bellville, TX (979) 865-5591

JUNE 22-25: USEA Area V Young Riders Summer Camp Session 1, Cabin Creek Cabins at Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX. Instructor Mike Huber.Call Megan Fetting (512) 775-7718 or (512) 417-0026

JUNE 22-25: Brunson Equestrian Center Summer Camp Session 2, Brunson Equestrian Center, Tyler, TX (Beginner-Advanced/Ages 6 & Up) Western & English. (903) 882-8696

JUNE 22-26: Esoteric Farm Summer Camp (Ages 6-15 boys & girls) Esoteric Farm, 13404 Cameron Road, Manor, TX (Beginner/Advanced) (512) 272-4301

JUNE 22-26: Sienna Stables Youth Summer Camp, 10AM-3PM Sienna Stables, 8255 Camp Sienna Trail, Missouri City, TX (Ages 6-16) (281) 778-7433

JUNE 22-26: Woodlands Equestrian Club Summer Camp, Equine Immersion Week. Woodlands Equestrian Club, 10422 Hufsmith Road, Tomball, TX 77375 (Ages 7-14) All levels dressage. 8:30AM-4:30PM. (713) 373-7543

JUNE 22-28: Area V Young Rider Camp with Mike Huber (2 Sessions) Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696

JUNE 25-28: USEA Area V Young Riders Summer Camp Session 2, Cabin Creek Cabins at Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX. Instructor Mike Huber.Call Megan Fetting (512) 775-7718 or (512) 417-0026

JUNE 27-28: Vaquero Roping Clinic, Rancho Del Sol, De Kalb, TX Jackie Ford (903) 276-3427

JUNE 27-28: Cow Working Clinic, Stone Canyon Ranch, Glenn Heights, TX Rex Studnicks (469) 658-5584

JUNE 29-JULY 3: Esoteric Farm Summer Camp (Ages 6-15 boys & girls) Esoteric Farm, 13404 Cameron Road, Manor, TX (Beginner/Advanced) (512) 272-4301

JULY 6-10: Sienna Stables Youth Summer Camp, 10AM-3PM Sienna Stables, 8255 Camp Sienna Trail, Missouri City, TX (Ages 6-16) (281) 778-7433

JULY 6-10: Woodlands Equestrian Club Summer Camp, Equine Immersion Week. Woodlands Equestrian Club, 10422 Hufsmith Road, Tomball, TX 77375 (Ages 7-14) All levels dressage. 8:30AM-4:30PM. (713) 373-7543

JULY 10-12: USEA Area V Adult Rider Camp with Leslie Law, Greenwood Farm, Weatherford, TX Christie Tull (817) 599-8159

JULY 16-19: Charmayne James Barrel Clinic, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

JULY 17-18: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Kim Lindsey (855) 846-SHOT (7468)

JULY 18-19: Alta Escuela Basic & Medium with Manuel Trigo. Hara Dos Cavaleiros, Magnolia, TX Email: kmda2269@gmail.com or call Kate Del Aguila (713) 416-9178

Send your clinic/seminar dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

HORSE SHOWS, ALL BREED SHOWS

JUNE 8-thru JUNE 20: Pinto “World” Championship Show, Built Ford Tough Livestock Complex, Tulsa, OK. (405) 491-0111

JUNE 12-13: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, AQHA Ranch Pleasure & AQHA Versatility Ranch Horse, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX Kim Lindsey (855) 846-SHOT (7468)

JUNE 12-13: Hunt County Horseman’s Assoc. Open & AQHA Shows, Fri: 7PM; Sat: 9AM. Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Angie Middleton (214) 641-9582 or Vicky Carlson (972) 429-9267

JUNE 12-13: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, AQHA Ranch Pleasure & AQHA Versatility Ranch Horse, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX Kim Lindsey (855) 846-SHOT (7468)

JUNE 13: Piney Woods Horse Show Assoc.Open Show Series, Marshall City Arena, Marshall, TX (APHA/PAC) Anne Kroeger (903) 424-5006

JUNE 8-20: 2015 Pinto World Championship Show, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (405) 491-0111

JUNE 16-18: District 9 4H Horse Show, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX (979) 845-6800

JUNE 18-21: AQHA Region 8 Championships, Amarillo, TX Don Moore (719) 384-4980

JUNE 19-21: AMHR Miniature Horse Show, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

JUNE 19-21: Sport of Kings Challenge, Remington Park, Oklahoma City, OK (Open to all retired race horses. Benefit Show. H/J, dresage, western dressage, barrel racing, trail, eventing derby & clinics) Email Stacia Wert-Gray sgray@uco.edu or call (405) 204-2870

JUNE 20: Capitol Area QH Assoc (CAQHA) Open All Breed Horse Show II (CAQHA/AQHA) Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX 9 AM. www.CAQHA.com for high point rules & more info. Email: penny.graymar@gmail.com

JUNE 20: Windhaven Ranch Open Horse Show (PAC) Windhaven Ranch, Sulphur Springs, TX (847) 668-5756

JUNE 20: Greater Houston Quarter Horse Assoc. All-Breed Open Show Series, Montgomery County Precinct 2 Arena, Magnolia, TX Fran Watts (713) 504-4121

JUNE 20: All Breed Open Horse Show, sponsored by Okla. Arabian Horse Club, Piedmont Round Up Club Arena, Piedmont, OK. 9AM. Kathy Barnes, show manager email: sonataarabians@gmail.com or call (580) 467-1343

JUNE 21: Central Texas Arabian Horse Assoc. Open Show, Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX Ann Lang (512) 452-1492 or Alison Cowden (512) 925-7479

JUNE 22-JULY 4: National Appaloosa Show & World Championship Youth Show, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX ApHC (208) 882-5578

JUNE 25-28: Morgan Horse Assoc. of Oklahoma Summer Classic, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK Grace Jacobs (918) 629-4269

JUNE 25-JULY 4: American Junior Paint Horse Assoc. World Championship Show, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX APHA (817) 834-2742

JUNE 27: Quinlan Riding Club Open Horse Show, Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX 9AM Beth Whitaker (214) 535-2827 or Julie (214) 535-2827

JUNE 27: Oklahoma Buckskin Horse Assoc (OBHA) ABRA & All Breed Horse Show, Covered Arena, Expo Center, Claremore, OK. Dinah Coop (918) 232-0432

JUNE 27: Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Celtic Cross Equestrian Center, 14100 E. Cedar Lane, Norman, OK 73026 Tori Medlock (405) 641-6607

JUNE 27: Highlander Ranch Open Horse Show #2, McLennan Community College, Waco, TX 9AM. (254) 299-8553

JUNE 27-28: Texas Buckskin Horse Assoc. All Breed & Open Show, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX Show Secty Cindy Gidden (210) 287-4365 or (210) 698-3300

JUNE 28: MHCT Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Myers Park & Event Center, McKinney, TX 8:30AM. Steve (972) 843-0377 or Virginia (972) 658-6456

JULY 4: Red River Horse Club Open & AQHA Shows, Hopkins County Pavilion, Sulphur Springs, TX 9AM. Connie Sealey (903) 640-3861

JULY 9-17: Pony of the Americas (POA) 2015 National Congress, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (317) 788-0107

JULY 10-11: Hunt County Horseman’s Assoc. Open & AQHA Shows, 7PM Fri. 9AM Sat. Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Angie Middleton (214)641-9582

JULY 10-12: AQHA Show, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX Sharon Grigsby (940) 365-2027

JULY 11: Ellis County Equine Assoc. 2015 Horse Show Buckle Series, Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX 9AM. Double judged. Becky Hansen (972) 977-2058

JULY 11-12: Banshee Ranch Buckle Open Horse Show Series, Banshee Ranch, Montgomery, TX (936) 597-4133

JULY 17-18: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Kim Lindsey (855) 846-SHOT (7468)

JULY 18: Windhaven Ranch Open Horse Show (PAC) Double-judged. Windhaven Ranch, Sulphur Springs, TX Carrie (847) 668-5756

JULY 18: Piney Woods Horse Show Assoc. 2015 Open Show Series, Marshall City Arena, Marshall, TX Anne Kroeger (903) 424-5006

JULY 18-19: Greater Houston Miniature Summer Show, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX (281) 578-7669

JULY 18-25: Texas State 4-H Horse Show, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

JULY 22-25: 28th Annual American Buckskin Registry Assoc. World Championship Show, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK ABRA (530) 223-1420

JULY 25: Quinlan Riding Club, Open Horse Show Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX Julie Whitaker (214) 535-2827

JULY 25-26: Banshee Ranch Buckle Open Horse Show Series, Banshee Ranch, Montgomery, TX (936) 597-4133

JULY 25-26: Alamo Quarter Horse Breeders Assoc Show (AQHA, TQHA) San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX Tanza Smith (512) 818-6222

JULY 29-AUG. 2: World Wide Paint Horse Congress, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK Casey West (785) 479-6817

Send your horse show dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

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

JUNE 10-13: 61st Annual Johnson County PRCA Rodeo, Johnson County Sheriff’s Posse Arena, Cleburne, TX (817) 556-9910

JUNE 10-13: 67th Annual Parker County Frontier Days & PRCA Rodeo, Parker County Sheriff’s Posse Arena, Weatherford, TX (817) 594-5424

JUNE 11-13: Coleman PRCA Rodeo, Coleman Rodeo Assoc. Arena, Coleman, TX (325) 625-5315

JUNE 11-13: Gladewater Round Up & PRCA Rodeo, Peter’s Ram Arena, Gladewater, TX (903) 845-5126

JUNE 11-13: 56th Annual 101 Wild West Rodeo, 101 Rodeo Arena, Ponca City (580) 765-3311

JUNE 12-13: D & D Barrel Race, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX Chuck Dunn (940) 631-7000

JUNE 14: 5-D Buckle Series, Tip Top Arena, Forest Hill, TX 12PM. (817) 980-6478 or (817) 504-5206

JUNE 14-20: 67th College National Finals Rodeo, Casper Events Center, Casper, WY (509) 529-4402

JUNE 19-21: 81st Annual Big Spring Cowboy Reunion & Rodeo, Big Spring Rodeo Bowl, Big Spring, TX Diane Hofacket (432) 267-8041

JUNE 20: Gulf Coast Barrel Racing Assoc. Barrel Race, Rosenberg Fairgrounds, Rosenberg, TX. (281) 728-9039

JUNE 21: Mutton Bustin’ Calf Riding, Chute Dogging Finals, Brazos Trails Cowboy Church, Fort Worth, TX 6:30PM. Holley Watts (254) 352-1404

JUNE 24-27: West of the Pecos Rodeo, Buck Jackson Arena, Pecos, TX (800) 588-2855

JUNE 25-27: 44th Annual Bryan Breakfast Lions Club PRCA Rodeo, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX 7:30PM. (979) 823-3976

JUNE 26: Team Penning Practice & Jackpot, Bar S Arena, Royse City, TX 6:30PM Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

JUNE 26-27: Sonora Outlaw PRCA Rodeo, Sutton County Arena, Sonora, TX (325) 387-2880

JUNE 28: 5-D Buckle Series, Tip Top Arena, Forest Hill, TX 12 PM. (817) 980-6478 or (817) 504-5206

JULY 1-6: Original Team Roping Finals, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

JULY 3-5: Tuley Truck Roping, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (972) 617-8969 or (469) 337-7699

JULY 3-5: USTRC Oklahoma Classic Team Roping, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

JULY 4-5: Red, White & Blue Team Roping, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

JULY 12: 5-D Buckle Series, Tip Top Arena, Forest Hill, TX 12 PM. (817) 980-6478 or (817) 504-5206

JULY 16-19: Elite Barrel Race, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

JULY 17-19: Big Loop Big Money Tour Roping, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX Johnnie & Kathy Philipp (936) 878-2833

JULY 30-AUG. 2: Run for the Bonus Regional Finals, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

Send your rodeo, roping, barrel racing dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

CUTTING & REINING & REINED COWHORSE

JUNE 9-15: PCCHA Core Balance Derby Classic Challenge Cutting & Western Gift Show, South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89183 Main Line (702) 797-8005 or Resort (702) 796-7111

JUNE 9-16: The Non-Pro Cutting Horse Event, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK (405_ 948-6704

JUNE 13-14: American Western Sports Cutting Horse Assoc. Brenham, TX. (979) 251-9971 or (979) 836-3370

JUNE 20-21: American Western Sports Cutting Horse Assoc. Texas Star Ranch, Sulphur Springs, TX. (979) 251-9971 or (979) 836-3370

JUNE 20-27: National Reining Horse Assoc. Derby, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK NRHA (405) 946-7400

JUNE 26,27,28: Southwest Texas Cutting Horse Assoc. Cutting Event, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX (979) 251-9971 or (979) 836-3370

JULY 2-4: Bluebonnet Cutting, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX (979) 823-3976

JULY 9-12: Graham Stampede II (NRHA) Reining, Young County Arena, Graham, TX Mark Miller (817) 565-4656

JULY 10-AUG. 1: National Cutting Horse Assoc. Summer Cutting Spectacular, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX NCHA (817) 244-6188

JULY 23-26: One Hot Reining (NRHA, HOTRA, SWRHA, AQHA) Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX. Ancillary, Derby & Futurity. Wes Allison (254) 224-8279

Send your cutting and reining event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

TEAM PENNING, RANCH SORTING & RANCH HORSE VERSATILITY

ONGOING: Friday 7-9:30 PM & Sunday 2-4:30 PM. Ranch Sorting practice, 4 Hoof Drive, Norman, OK $25/per person. Tony Cole (405) 919-6446

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

JUNE 8-13: Ranch Sorting National Championships World Finals, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX RSNC (970) 897-2901

JUNE 27: Snook Rodeo Ranch Sorting Jackpot, Snook Rodeo Arena, Snook, TX 9AM. Troy Vann (979) 324-7999

Send your team penning/sorting & ranch horse event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772

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

JUNE 10-14: Blue Ribbon Summer Festival Show (USEF “AA” & THJA “A”) Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (817) 579-1100 or (254) 776-1660

JUNE 13-14: Green Country Dressage Classic I & II, Claremore Expo Center, Claremore, OK Richal Flannery (918) 855-4481

JUNE 17-21: Blue Ribbon Summer Festival II Show (USEF “AA” & THJA “A”) Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (817) 579-1100

JUNE 20-21: Greater Houston Hunter Jumper Assoc. Blowout, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX (281) 578-7669

JUNE 20-21: Alamo Dressage Assoc. Show, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

JUNE 27: Rio Vista Farm I-H/J Show (CTHJA) Rio Vista Farm, Del Valle, TX Susan McMorris (512) 247-2303

JULY 11-12: San Antonio Charity Hunter/Jumper Show, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

JULY 17-19: Central Texas Summer Classic Hunter/Jumper Show, Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX Beverly Manroe (512) 924-8562

JULY 18-19: Greater Houston Hunter/Jumper Assoc Muy Caliente Show, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX (281) 578-7669

JULY 25-26: Dallas Dresage Club Lemonade Daze I & II Dressage Shows (USDF, DDS) moved from Las Colinas Equestrian Center

JULY 31-AUG. 2: Central Texas Summer Circuit Hunter/Jumper Show, Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX Beverly Manroe (512) 924-8562

Send your dressage/hunter/jumper dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

COMBINED TRAINING, HORSE TRIALS, CROSS COUNTRY, EVENTING:

JUNE 20: Corona Del Sol Horse Trials, Baird, TX Adri Doyal (254) 216-0056

JULY 5: Greater Houston Combined Training Schooling Horse Trial (GHCTA) Pine Hill Assoc. Bellville, TX Ruth Sawin (979) 865-5591

Send your combined training, horse trials, Xcountry & eventing dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

(Note: ACTHA code CTC=Competitive Trail Challenge; code AOC=ACTHA Obstacle Challenge) ACTHA HQ 877-992-2842

JUNE 13: ACTHA (CTC:7258) Spring Fling Day 1 CTC, MT Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JUNE 13: ACTHA (AOC:2023) Spring Fling AOC, MT Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JUNE 13: ACTHA (AOC:1738) Wood Guest Ranch AOC, 245 CR 2020, Boswell, OK 74727 Kelly Chapman (580) 271-1048

JUNE 14: ACTHA (CTC:7664) Wood Guest Ranch CTC, 245 CR 2020, Boswell, OK 74727 Kelly Chapman (580) 271-1048

JUNE 14: ACTHA (CTC:7262) Spring Fling Day 2 CTC, MT Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JUNE 13: 20th Annual City Slicker Trail Ride, Bell Cow Lake, Chandler, OK. Pre-register by 5/15. (Sponsored by Bad Girls Trail Riding Club) Email: BGTRC@yahoo.com

JUNE 19-21: Trail Ride & Campout, sponsored by Cross Brand Cowboy Church & ApHC, Half Ass Mule Camp, Queen City, TX (903) 539-0902 or (903) 521-7219

JUNE 20: ACTHA (AOC:1922) BuckBranch AOC Day 1, BuckBranch Farm, 316 S. Goode Road, Wilmer, TX 75172 Kim Neilson/Cathy Garton (859) 321-0682 or (214) 577-9890

JUNE 21: ACTHA (AOC:1923) BuckBranch AOC Day 2, BuckBranch Farm, 316 S. Goode Road, Wilmer, TX 75172 Kim Neilson/Cathy Garton (859) 321-0682 or (214) 577-9890

JUNE 26-28: Alamo Kountry Kickers June Queen Trail Ride, Bear Creek Ranch, New Braunfels, TX Trail Boss David Wiedenfeld (830) 620-8372

JUNE 27: ACTHA (AOC:1728) Rockin D High Point Series AOC, Barney Wiggins Arena, 392 Robert E. Lee Lane, Livingston, TX 77351 Deb Carnes (713) 203-7101

JUNE 28: ACTHA (AOC:1729) Rockin D High Point Series AOC, Barney Wiggins Arena, 392 Robert E. Lee Lane, Livingston, TX 77351 Deb Carnes (713) 203-7101

JUNE 28: ACTHA (AOC:1921) Ride For Wings of Hope, Wings of Hope Equitherapy, 4200 CR 806, Cleburne, TX 76031 Julie Rivard (817) 790-8810 or (817) 897-3335

JULY 10: ACTHA (AOC: 1932) Cool Summer Fun AOC#1, Henderson County Fair Park, 3354 Hwy 31E, Athens, TX 75751 (benefitting Horsefeathers Therapeutic Equestrian Center Inc) Valarie Delana (903) 675-2953

JULY 11: ACTHA (AOC: 1933) Cool Summer Fun AOC#2, Henderson County Fair Park, 3354 Hwy 31E, Athens, TX 75751 (benefitting Horsefeathers Therapeutic Equestrian Center Inc) Valarie Delana (903) 675-2953

JULY 18: ACTHA (CTC: 7748) Ty Brazeal Horsemanship CTC, River Park, 1601 Main St. NE, Los Lunas, NM 87031 (benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital) Linda Brazeal (505) 228-4116

JULY 25: ACTHA (AOC: 2024) Fun in the Forest AOC, Mt. Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JULY 25: ACTHA (CTC: 7259) Fun in the Forest CTC Day 1, Mt. Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 (benefiting Stable-Spirit) Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JULY 26: ACTHA (CTC: 7261) Fun in the Forest CTC Day 2, Mt. Ranch, 14896 TX SH 63W, Jasper, TX 75951 (benefiting Stable-Spirit) Tammy Ellis (409) 489-6015

JULY 31: ACTHA (AOC: 1819) Texas Rose Horse Park AOC 1, 14078 State Hwy 110N, Tyler, TX 75704 Kathy Brunson (903) 882-8696

AUG. 1: ACTHA (AOC: 1821) Texas Rose Horse Park AOC 2, 14078 State Hwy 110N, Tyler, TX 75704 Kathy Brunson (903) 882-8696

AUG. 2: ACTHA (CTC: 7509) Texas Rose Horse Park CTC, 14078 State Hwy 110N, Tyler, TX 75704 Kathy Brunson (903) 882-8696

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BENEFIT TRAIL RIDES, CHARITY, BENEFIT SHOWS, FUNDRAISERS

JUNE 19-21: TETRA 12th Annua Benefit Trail Ride for Bandera State Natural Area, Bandera, TX Hans Micklitz (210) 771-5149

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GYMKHANA & PLAYDAYS & ROUNDUPS

JUNE 13: Texas Draft Horse & Mule Assoc. Playday, Limestone County Fairgrounds, Groesbeck, TX Doug & Debbie Halford (281) 382-6271

JUNE 13: Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday, HSB Arena, Weatherford, TX 12 PM. Varsi Klatzkin (817) 337-5076

JULY 4: Farmersville Riding Club Open Playday, FRC Arena, Farmersville, TX 6PM. Jolane Martin (214) 803-5962

JULY 11: Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday, HSB Arena, Weatherford, TX 2 PM. Varsi Klatzkin (817) 337-5076

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DRIVING CLINICS, DRIVING SHOWS, CARRIAGE DRIVING

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HORSE SALES, AUCTIONS & ADOPTIONS

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

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

JULY 17-18: Caprock Ranchers Sale & Futurity, Hockley Co. Mallet Event Center & Arena, Levelland, TX Janell Turner (806) 632-0979

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EQUINE TRADE SHOWS, EQUINE FAIRS, EXPOS

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SPECIAL EVENTS

JUNE 12-13: Joust Fest Texas – benefitting SIRE (Houston’s therapeutic riding centers) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX (Featuring jousters from all around the world) For tickets & more information: Natalie DeJong/SIRE www.JoustFestTexas.com (281) 356-7588

JUNE 16-20: USEDC Drill Competition & Super Ride XIII Championships, Super Ride 2015 International Festival of the Equestrian Arts, a multi-disciplined event. Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX Gary Bonner (972) 679-0770

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SOCCER, DRILL TEAMS, POLO

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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

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2015 UPCOMING “NATIONAL” EVENTS

JUNE 12-13: Prix De West, Oklahoma City, OK. (405) 478-2250

JUNE 25-JULY 5: Greeley Stampede, Greeley, CO. greeleystampede.org

JUNE 14-10: College National Finals Rodeo, Casper, WY. (509) 529-4402

JUNE 15-20: NRCHA Derby, Paso Robles, CA. (940) 488-1500

JUNE 19-20: Wild Bill Days, Deadwood, SD. (800) 344-8826

JUNE 18-27: Reno Rodeo, Reno, NV. (775) 329-3877

JUNE 25-28: Cowboy Artists of America 50th Anniversary Reunion, Carterville, GA. (770) 397-1300

JUNE 29-JULY 5: Prescott Frontier Days, Prescott, AZ. (928) 445-3103

JUNE 30-JULY 4: St. Paul Rodeo, St. Paul, OR. (503) 633-2011

JULY 1-4: Cody Stampede Rodeo, Cody, WY. (307) 587-5155

JULY 3-12: Calgary Stampede, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (800) 661-1260

JULY 5-12: Sheridan Wyo Rodeo, Sheridan, WY. (307) 672-9715

JULY 9-11: Cattlemen’s Days, Gunnison, CO. (970) 641-1501

JULY 10-12: Will James RoundUp, Hardin, WY. (406) 666-2330

JULY 12-18: National High School Finals Rodeo, Rock Springs, WY. (800) 466-4772

JULY 16-19: California Rodeo Salinas, Salinas, CA. (800) 771-8807

JULY 17-19: Grand Encampment Cowboy Gathering, Encampment, WY. (307) 326-8855

JULY 20-25: National Little Britches Finals Rodeo, Pueblo, CO. (800) 763-3494

JULY 21-25: Days of ’76 Rodeo, Deadwood, SD. (605) 578-1876

JULY 17-26: Cheyenne Frontier Days, Cheyenne, WY. (307) 778-7200

JULY 24-AUG. 2: Dodge City Days, Dodge City, KA. (620) 227-3119

JULY 25: National Day of the American Cowboy, Various Destinations

JULY 25: Coeur D’Alene Art Auction, Reno, NV. (208) 772-9009

JULY 31-AUG. 1: 1860 Days Celebration, Pierce Weippe, ID. (208) 464-1083

AUG. 1-3: Bastrop Homecoming & Rodeo, Bastrop, TX outhousetickets.com

AUG. 6-8: Buffalo Bill Invitational Shootout, Cody, WY (307) 587-4771

AUG. 6-8: Whoop-Up Trail Days Celebration, Conrad, MT (406) 271-7791

AUG. 7-9: Big Bend Ranch Rodeo, Alpine, TX (432) 364-2696

AUG. 8: ProRodeo Hall-of Fame Inductions, Colorado Springs, CO (719) 528-4764

AUG. 18-22: Caldwell Night Rodeo, Caldwell, ID (208) 459-2060

AUG. 22-24: Texas Trophy Hunters Extravaganze, Houston/Fort Worth/Corpus Christi/San Antonio, TX. ttha.com

AUG. 27-20: Western Legends RoundUp Film Festival, Kanab, UT

AUG. 29-SEPT. 20: Western Visions Art Show & Sale, Jackson Hole, WY (307) 733-5771

AUG. 31-SEPT. 3: Fort Bridger Rendezvous, Fort Bridger, WY (435) 213-5133

AUG. 22-23: Santa Fe Indian Market, Santa Fe, NM (505) 983-5220

SEPT. 4-6: Celebrate Bandera, Bandera, TX (830) 796-4447

SEPT. 10-12: Great Basin Buckaroo Gathering, Ogden, UT (801) 643-3820

SEPT. 11-13: National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration, Lubbock, TX (806) 798-7825

SEPT. 12: Jackson Hole Art Auction, Jackson Hole, WY (688) 549-9278

SEPT. 17-NOV. 8: Western Trappings on the Llano, Llano, TX (325) 247-3026

SEPT. 25-27: Buffalo RoundUp & Arts Festival, Custer, SD (605) 255-4515

SEPT. 21-28: Rendezvous Royale (high western fashion & design) Cody, WY (307) 587-5002

OCT. 1-4: Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Durango, CO (970) 749-2995

OCT. 1-25: All American Quarter Horse Congress, Columbus, OH (740) 943-2346

OCT. 9-10: Cowboy Crossings, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 478-2250

OCT. 9-11: Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium, Ruidoso, NM (575) 378-7282

OCT. 9-11: Lone Pine Film Festival, Lone Pine, CA (760) 876-9909

OCT. 10-11: Industry Hills Charity Pro Rodeo, City of Industry, CA (626) 961-6892

OCT. 21-25: Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough World Finals, Las Vegas, NV (719) 242-2800

OCT. 22-25: Southeastern Cowboy Festival Symposium, Cartersville, GA (770) 387-1300

OCT. 23-25: Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering & Western Swing Festival, Fort Worth, TX (866) 269-8696

OCT. 28-NOV. 1: Heber Valley Western Music & Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Heber City, UT (435) 654-3666

NOV. 5-14: APHA World Championship Show, Fort Worth, TX (817) 834-2742

NOV. 6-21: AQHA World Show, Oklahoma City, OK (806) 376-4811

NOV. 11-15: Western Music Assoc. Annual Convention, Albuquerque, NM (505) 563-0673

NOV. 12-15: WRCA World Championship Ranch Rodeo, Amarillo, TX (806) 374-9722

NOV. 21-DEC. 13: NCHA World Championship Futurity, Fort Worth, TX (817) 244-6188

NOV. 26-DEC. 5: NRHA Futurity, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 946-7400

DEC. 4-5: Wickenburg Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Wickenburg, AZ (928) 684-5479

DEC. 3-12: Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Las Vegas, NV

HORSE RACING

LONE STAR PARK at Grand Prairie, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex) APRIL 9-JULY 19, 2015– Spring Thoroughbred Series

Phone: (972) 237-RACE or 7223 (September-November)

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) JUNE 5-AUG. 8 (2015 Summer Quarter Horse Meet).

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