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by Leslie Greco, Events Editor

December 2014 – January 2015

“FREE” Basic Listing

Email your event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com    * INCLUDE: Category, Date, Name of Event, Location, Contact Info (Phone/Email)

Highlighting Texas & Oklahoma equine events with listings from ALL states welcome.  MENTION YOU READ THEIR LISTING ON HORSEBACK!

(Horseback Magazine is not responsible for errors or omissions)

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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

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

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS: Team Roping Practice, 7 PM. Ridin’ for the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX. Natalie (940) 597-0679

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

THURSDAYS: 2nd & 3rd Thursdays, Dallas County Horse Sale, Hwy. 80 at Lawson Road, Sunnyvale, TX. Horses at 7 PM. Tack follows. Ed Vance (214) 793-2654

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: Team Sorting Practice, 7 PM. Ridin’ for the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX. Johnny or Kelly (214) 557-2164

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

FRIDAYS: 3rd Friday, Pen Sorting Practice, 7 PM, Rafter J Cowboy Church, Terrell, TX. Terry Carter (972) 551-3844

SATURDAYS: “All About Horses” for kids of all ages. 9 AM – Noon OR 2 PM-5 PM. Beahr Ridge Legendary Stables, Ennis, TX. Sylvia Beahr (319) 231-5075

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: Team Roping Practice, 7 PM, Ridin’ for the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX Natalie (940) 597-0679

SATURDAYS: Playday Buckle Series, 10 AM. Ridin’ for the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX Randy (940) 312-3543

SATURDAYS: 1st Saturday. Trail Ride. 10:30 AM. Ridin’ for the Brand Cowboy Church, Sanger, TX. Linda (214) 668-2944 or Lisa (214) 707-5225

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

SUNDAYS: Open House & Tennessee Walking Horse Showcase, A Walking Hor

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, COWBOY SHOOTING

DEC. 6: Tri-State Gun Fighters Present High Noon Shoot Out at the J.M. Davis Arms Museum, Claremore, OK (877) 341-8688

DEC. 6-7: CMSA Gulf Coast Mounted Shooters, Caldwell Collision I, Buddy & Edile Lightsey Covered Arena, Rodeo Dr. & Hwy. 36, Caldwell, TX 77300 CMSA (888) 960-0003

DEC. 13-14: CMSA Texas Smokin’ Guns Christmas at Salt Creek I & II, Salt Creek Arena, 7204 South FM 51, Boyd, TX 76023 (817) 903-0149

DEC. 14: CMSA Blazin’ Cajun Mounted Shooters, Bare Bones, Cherokee Ridge Horse Farm, 200 Flying W Drive, Carencro, LA 70520 CMSA (888) 960-0003

DEC. 20: CMSA of Oklahoma, The Barn is done let’s celebrate it & Christmas, Miller Ranch Arena, 115 S. 7th, Jet, OK 73749 (580) 554-4676

DEC. 21: CMSA of Oklahoma, The Barn is done let’s celebrate 2, Miller Ranch Arena, 115 S. 7th, Jet, OK 73749 (580) 554-4676

2015

JAN. 3: CMSA Texas Smokin’ Guns, New Years Blast I, Salt Creek Arena, 7204 S. FM 51, Boyd, TX 76023 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 3: CMSA of Oklahoma, New Years Blow Out, Tulsa RV Ranch Arena, 2538 Hwy. 75, Beggs, OK 74421 (580) 554-4676 or (888) 960-0003

JAN. 4: CMSA of Oklahoma, New Years Blow Out 2, Tulsa RV Ranch Arena, 2538 Hwy.75, Beggs, OK 74421 (580) 554-4676 or (888) 960-0003

JAN. 4: CMSA Texas Smokin’ Guns, New Years Blast II, Salt Creek Arena, 7204 S. FM 51, Boyd, TX 76023 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 10: CMSA Texas High Plains Drifters, Midland Horseshoe Arena, 2514 Arena Trail, Midland, TX 79701 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 10-11: Benefit Shoot for Joe Kunkel, Texas High Plain Drifters, Midland Horseshoe Arena, Midland, TX (806) 584-3439

JAN. 17: CMSA Gulf Coast Mounted Shooters, 4 States Arena, 3700 E. 50th St. Texarkana, AR 71854 (Annual Breast Cancer Benefit) CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 17: Annual Breast Cancer Benefit, Gulf Coast Mounted Shooters, 4 States Arena, Texarkana, AR (936) 344-2608

JAN. 18: CMSA Gulf Coast Mounted Shooters, 4 States Arena, 3700 E. 50th St. Texarkana, AR 71854 (4 State Border War) CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 24: CMSA Texas Smokin’ Guns Stock Show Warm Up I, Salt Creek Arena, 7204 South FM 51, Boyd, TX 76023 Lou or Debbie (817) 368-0627 or (817) 312-7086

JAN. 25: CMSA Texas Smokin’ Guns Stock Show Warm Up II, Salt Creek Arena, 7204 South FM 51, Boyd, TX 76023 Lou or Debbie (817) 368-0627 or (817) 312-7086

JAN. 27: CMSA Lone Star Regulators, Warm Up to FWSSR 2015, Fort Worth Stockyards, 301 E. Exchange Ave. Fort Worth, TX 76266 CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 28: CMSA Lone Star Productions LLC, FWSSR Shoot Out (Limited to 100 entries) Justin Arena, 3400 Burnett Tandy Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107 Shannon (817) 219-4996 or Mike (817) 219-6775

JAN. 28: Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, CMSA Shoot-Out, $10,000 Added, Fort Worth, TX CMSA (888) 960-0003

JAN. 29: CMSA Turkey Shoot, Willow Creek Mounted Shooters, Willow Creek Arena, 13550 FM 2210E, Brideport, TX 76426 (817) 688-7291

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/All Disciplines

DEC. 6-7: FUTURE OF 2014 HORSEMANSHIP WITH LINDA & PAT PARELLI, Tampa, FL. Call in with Coupon Code “Horseback4″ for 20% off your tickets. FMI go to www.Parelli.com or call (855) PARELLI

DEC. 13-14: Buck Davidson Eventing Center, Pine Hill Farm, Bellville, TX Ruth Sawin (979) 865-5591

2015

JAN. 10-11: Scott Trees Equine Photography & Video Workshop, UNT Business Leadership Building, Denton, TX Scott Trees (817) 933-0204

JAN. 17-18: Scott Trees Equine Photography & Video Workshop, Bear Creek Ranch, Lockhart, TX Scott Trees (817) 933-0204

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

NOV. 28- DEC. 6, 2014: NRHA FUTURITY & ADEQUAN North American Affiliate CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK ($2 Million Open & Cinch Non-Pro Futurity) FMI & List of discounted hotels visit: www.nrhafuturity.com

DEC. 5-7: Dal-Worth Holiday Fun Fest Appaloosa Show, Hardy Murphy Coliseum, Ardmore, OK (580) 223-2541

DEC. 5-7: Britannia Farms Santa Claus Quarter Horse Show (AQHA, TQHA) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Kim Morgan (979) 885-9407

DEC. 6-7: Texas American Saddle Horse Assoc. Show, (TASHA/ASHA) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Barbara Simpson (281) 682-9106

DEC. 12-14: Britannia Farm AQHA Santa Claus Classic, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Pauline Cook (281) 924-6579

DEC. 13-14: Interscholastic Equestrian Assoc. Hunt Seat Show (IEA Zone 7) sponsored by Soaring Horse Therapy, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX Kim Brunson (817) 683-8284

DEC. 28-JAN. 3, 2015: Oklahoma Paint Horse Assoc. Holiday Classic, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Kevin Hardcastle (918) 906-2447

2015

JAN. 22-24: Taylor County Livestock Show, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

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

DEC. 4: PRCA Pro Rodeo presents the “Permit Holder of the Year Challenge” at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd.S, Las Vegas, NV 89133 (702) 796-7111

DEC. 4: Double H Cattle Co. Jackpot Roping, Tulsa RV Ranch, Beggs, OK (918) 267-9000

DEC. 4-13: Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, PRCA, Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, NV

DEC. 5: World Futurity Bronc Finale 2014, at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89133 (702) 796-7111

DEC. 5: Lucky J Arena Winter Team Roping, Carthage, MO (417) 437-7041

DEC. 5-6: Cow Catcher Team Roping, Grady County Fairgrounds Arena, Chickasha, OK (405) 824-2692

DEC. 5-6: Stockyards Championship Rodeo, Cowtown Coliseum, 121 E. Exchange Ave., Fort Worth, TX 76164 (817) 625-1025

DEC. 5-7: North Texas High School Rodeo Assoc., 6209 Windy Ryon Way, Saginaw, TX 76179 (817) 232-2855

DEC. 5-7: Lucky Dog Productions, Texarkana, AR (870) 930-7717 or (870) 930-7718

DEC. 5-7: Annual Oil Capital Stampede Team Roping, Fairgrounds Expo Center, Tulsa, OK (417) 547-3406

DEC. 6: Toys for Tots 5D Barrel Race, $1,500 Added, Hilltop Arena, Muskogee, OK (918) 348-8073

DEC. 6: National Barrel Horse Assoc., Arkansas District 7, Elm Springs, AR (479) 422-3417

DEC. 6: Lucky J Arena, Family Timed Event Series, Carthage, MO (417) 437-7041

DEC. 6: Double J Arena, Frosty Buckle 4D Series, Humansville, MO (417) 754-2457

DEC. 6: Bridle Creek Winter ACRA Rodeo, Bridle Creek Arena, Sperry, OK (918) 637-3819

DEC. 6-7: OK Youth Rodeo Assoc., Hugo, OK (580) 286-1635

DEC. 6-7: Ultimate Calf Roping, Oklahoma Series, Mt. Vernon, MO (806) 349-3925

DEC. 6-7: LSYRA Saddle Series, LYSRA Arena, Main Street at IH35, Cotulla, TX 78101 Email: cassie_bigbee@yahoo.com

DEC. 7: Bar None Youth Rodeo, Flying Cow Arena, Afton, OK (918) 948-4819

DEC. 7-14: World Series of Team Roping at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd S. Las Vegas, NV 89133 (702) 796-7111

DEC. 8: Hilltop Arena, BBR Winter Series, Muskogee, OK (918) 348-8075

DEC. 9-13: 29th Annual BFA World Championship, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Website: BarrelfuturitiesofAmerica (405) 948-6704

DEC. 12: Hat Brand Barrel Race Buckle Series ($4,000 added) Books Open 4:30PM. Exhibitions 5PM. (Must enter 3 of 4 races to be eligible for series end buckles) Credit cards for pre-entries; Cash only for walk ups at show. Buffalo, TX 75831 For exact location & Info call Venicia (903) 390-1038

DEC. 12-13: Stockyards Championship Rodeo, Cowtown Coliseum, 121 E. Exchange Ave., Fort Worth, TX 76164 (817) 625-1025

DEC. 12-14: 38th Annual American Finals ACRA Rodeo & Free Shopper’s Trade Show, Built Ford Tough Arena, Tulsa, OK (918) 456-9814

DEC. 13: National Barrel Horse Assoc. OK District 2, Broken Arrow, OK (918) 636-6571

DEC. 13: Ranch Rodeo, U-Cross Arena, Coleman, OK (406) 671-6627

DEC. 13: Arklahoma Little Britches Rodeo Assoc., Hero’s Arena, Natural Dam, AR (479) 929-8607

DEC. 13: National Barrel Horse Assoc., Oklahoma District 2, Sapulpa, OK (918) 636-6571

DEC. 13: NBHA District 9 Barrel Race, exhibitions 10 AM, race 2 PM. Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX Amanda Earles (325) 513-9994

DEC. 13-14: Heart of Oklahoma Youth Rodeo Assoc., Chickasha, OK (580) 774-9782

DEC. 15: Hilltop Arena, BBR Winter Series, Muskogee, OK (918) 348-8075

DEC. 17: National Barrel Horse Assoc. OK District 6, McAlester, OK (918) 618-2801

DEC. 18: Double H Cattle Co. Jackpot Roping, Tulsa RV Ranch, Beggs, OK (918) 267-9000

DEC. 19-20: Stockyards Championship Rodeo, Cowtown Coliseum, 121 E. Exchange Ave., Fort Worth, TX 76164 (817) 625-1025

DEC. 20-21: Elite Team Roping Assoc.Coleman, OK (580) 937-7440

DEC. 21: Bar None Youth Rodeo, Flying Cow Arena, Afton, OK (918) 948-4819

DEC. 26-28: Barrel Bash, Carthage, MO (918) 616-0660

DEC. 27: Todd Cook Ranch Rodeo, Hardy Murphy Coliseum, Ardmore, OK (580) 223-2541

DEC. 27-28: Brothers-N-Law Productions Team ROping, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (903) 875-8601 or (903) 875-8130

DEC. 31-JAN. 1, 2015: Ultimate Calf Roping Oklahoma Series, Midland, TX (806) 349-3926

DEC. 31-JAN. 1, 2015: Mike Johnson’s World’s Richest Calf Roping & Sherrylynn Johnson Invitational Barrel Race, Fairgrounds Built Ford Tough Arena, Tulsa, OK (405) 743-0869

2015

JAN. 1-3: RAM Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

JAN. 1-4: 40 Plus Team Roping Championships, Stephenville, TX (940) 328-3229

JAN. 1-10: Sandhills Stock Show & Rodeo, Ector County Coliseum, 218 W. 46th, Odessa, TX 79764 (432) 366-3951

JAN. 2-4: Texas Circuit Finals (PRCA) Heart O Texas Fair Complex, 4601 Bosque Blvd., Waco, TX 76710 (254) 776-1660 or PRCA (719) 593-8840

JAN. 2-4: San Antonio Roping Fiesta, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

JAN. 3: Central 4D Barrel Racers-Oklahoma, Chickasha, OK (405) 364-0274

JAN. 3: Lucky J Arena, Family Timed Event Series, Carthage, MO (417) 437-7041

JAN. 3: Arklahoma Little Britches Rodeo Assoc., Hero’s Arena, Natural Dam, AR (479) 929-8607

JAN. 3: Chasin’ A Buck Tour, Bronc Riding, Trailer Loading, Stray Gathering, Sorting, Branding, Tulsa RV Ranch, Beggs, OK (918) 936-2021

JAN. 3-4: Flying Cow Arena, Barrel Series, Afton, OK (918) 440-4732

JAN. 9: Road to the American Rodeo, Area Qualifying Events, Team Roping, Waco, TX

JAN. 9-11: USTRC Heart of Texas Team Roping Championships, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

JAN. 10-11: OK Youth Rodeo Assoc. McAlester, OK (580) 286-1635

JAN. 10-25: National Western Stock Show, PRCA Rodeo, Mexican Rodeo, African-American Heritage Rodeo, National Western Complex, Denver, CO (303) 297-1166

JAN. 11: Bar None Youth Rodeo, Flying Cow Arena, Afton, OK (918) 948-4819

JAN. 16: Lucky J Arena Winter Team Roping, Carthage, MO (417) 437-7041

JAN. 16-18: International Finals Rodeo, State Fair Park Arena, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 235-6540

JAN. 16- FEB. 7: FORT WORTH STOCK SHOW & RODEO, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX ( 817) 877-2400

JAN. 17: Central 4D Barrel Racers-Oklahoma, Purcell, OK (405) 364-0274

JAN. 17-18: Heart of Oklahoma Youth Rodeo Assoc., Chickasha, OK (580) 774-9782

JAN. 19: Road to the American Rodeo, Steer Wrestling, Alvarado, TX

JAN. 20: Road to the American Rodeo, Tie Down Roping, Alvarado, TX

JAN. 24: Lucky J Arena, Family Timed Event Series, Carthage, MO (417) 437-7041

JAN. 24: Double J Arena, Frosty Buckle 4D Series, Humansville, MO (417) 754-2457

JAN. 24-26: Professional Bull Riders, State Fair Park Arena, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 282-7433

JAN. 25: Bar None Youth Rodeo, Flying Cow Arena, Afton, OK (918) 948-4819

JAN. 29-FEB. 1: Dinosaur Classic Barrel Race, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

JAN. 30-FEB. 1: Will Rogers Team Roping Championships, Fairgrounds Expo Center, Tulsa, OK (254) 968-0002

JAN. 31-FEB. 1: OK Youth Rodeo Assoc. Hugo, OK (580) 286-1635

JAN. 31-FEB. 1: Heart of Oklahoma Youth Rodeo Assoc., Shawnee, OK (580) 774-9782

JAN. 31-FEB. 2: Lazy E Winter Barrel Blast, Tri K Barrel Series, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (405) 282-7433

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

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

CUTTING & REINING

DEC. 6-7: American Cutting Horse Assoc., Sulphur Springs, TX (979) 836-3370

DEC. 28-31: 12th Annual Junior & Carolyn Gray Memorial Scholarship Cutting, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX Caren Birdwell (940) 229-2636

DEC. 28 – JAN. 2, 2015: Abilene Winter Circuit Cutting, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX Coleta Manahan (325) 583-2785

2015

JAN. 1-3: Southern OK Cutting Horse Assoc., Pontotoc County AgriPlex, Ada, OK (580) 332-9267

JAN. 3-4: American Cutting Horse Assoc. Belton, TX (979) 836-3370

JAN. 3-13: Abilene Winter Spectacular Cutting, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX Carolyn Gully (325) 583-2545

JAN. 6-8: NRHA Winter Slide, Hardy Murphy Coliseum, Ardmore, OK (903) 429-3161

JAN. 8-10: Oil Belt Cutting Horse Assoc. Four States Fairgrounds Arena, Texarkana, AR (318) 512-1596

JAN. 9-10: Ozark Mountain Cutting Horse Assoc. Lucky J Arena, Carthage, MO (417) 883-8427

JAN. 9-11: Cutting Loose Productions, Diamond T Arena, Denton, TX (940) 550-8012

JAN. 16-17: Midwest Cutting Horse Assoc. Hardy Murphy Coliseum, Ardmore, OK (214) 794-9809

JAN. 17-19: American Cutting Horse Assoc. Brenham, TX (979) 836-3370

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

DEC. 13: Ranch Sorting Series, CPH Arena, Owasso, OK (918) 899-4274

DEC. 13-14: USTPA/AQHA Team Penning, Lazy J Arena, Stillwater, OK (405) 269-8425

DEC. 14: RSNC Sorting, Lazy J Arena, Stillwater, OK (405) 269-8425

DEC. 14: Ranch Sorting 2 PM. Arena Sorting Practice 4 PM. Bar S Arena, Royse City, TX Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

DEC. 20: Panhandle Team Penning Assoc. Ranch Sorting, Bill Cody Arena, Amarillo, TX (806) 662-9098

DEC. 21: Ranch Sorting, 2 PM.Arena Sorting practice 4 PM. Bar S Arena, Royse City, TX Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

DEC. 28: Ranch Sorting 2 PM. Arena Sorting practice 4 PM. Bar S Arena, Royse, City, TX Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

2015

JAN. 3: Ranch Sorting Award Series. 10 AM. Bar S Arena, Royse City, TX Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

JAN. 3-4: USTPA, Lazy J Arena, Stillwater, OK (405) 269-8425

JAN. 17: Ranch Sorting Series, CPH Arena, Owasso, OK (918) 899-4274

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)

DEC. 6: Dallas Dressage Club Schooling Show, Las Colinas Equestrian Center, Irving, TX Website: DDS Schooling Shows

DEC. 6: Blessing of the Hounds, Independence Foxhounds Fox Hunt, 7iL Ranch, Spring, TX Website: Independence Foxhounds

DEC. 6-7: South Texas Hunter Jumper Assoc. Year End Finals, Schooling Show, Lane’s End, Tomball, TX Email: lanesendtx@gmail.com

DEC. 8-14: RDB Hunter/Jumper Show, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

DEC. 13: Central Texas Dressage Society Dressage Schooling Mini Show, Silver Hills Stables, Manor, TX Website: CTDS

DEC. 13-14: Interscholastic Equestrian Assoc. Hunt Seat Show (IEA Zone 7) sponsored by Soaring Horse Therapy, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX Kim Brunson (817) 683-8284

DEC. 13-14: Houston Dressage Society Schooling Show Championships, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Leslie Rohrer (713) 523-0448

2015

JAN. 12-15: Blue Ribbon Winter Festival Hunter/Jumper Show, Extraco Events Center, Waco, TX (254) 776-1660

Send your hunter, jumper & dressage event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

COMBINED TRAINING, HORSE TRIALS, CROSS COUNTRY, EVENTING

DEC. 7: Pine Hill Schooling Horse Trial & Combined Test (GHCTA) Pine Hill, Bellville, TX (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

DEC. 5-7: Wild Horse Camp, Last Chance Ride, Nashoba, OK (918) 755-4570

2015

JAN. 10: ACTHA Freedom Horses Covered AOC (AOC: 1702) Tammy Sronce Ranch, 8728 CR 1016, Burleson, TX 76058 (registration closes Fri. 1/9/15 at 7pm CST, online only) www.actha.com Benefiting Freedom Horses Inc. Betsi Bixby (817) 680-1284

JAN. 24: ACTHA Henderson County AOC Day 1 (AOC: 1657) Henderson County Fair Park, 3356 Hwy 31E, Athens, TX 75751 Valerie Delana (903) 675-2953

JAN. 25: ACTHA Henderson County AOC Day 2 (AOC: 1658) Henderson County Fair Park, 3356 Hwy 31E, Athens, TX 75751 Valerie Delana (903) 675-2953

MARCH 6-14: The Original Texas Star Trail from Fredericksburg 11th Annual Ride. 112 miles Fredericksburg-Luckenbach, Stonewall, Johnson City, Blanco, Fischer, WImberley, Driftwood. Bill Harrison, Trail Boss (512) 791-2503

Send your trail ride events dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

Website link included in listing for $10. Call 281-447-0772MARCH 19-23: PIN OAK CHARITY Horse Show, All breed show, American Saddlebred Horses, Andalusians, Lucitanos, Welsh Ponies, & Hunter/Jumpers, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Call Pin Oak Office (713) 621-6290

BENEFIT TRAIL RIDES, CHARITY, BENEFIT SHOWS, FUNDRAISERS

Send your charity/benefit/fundraiser event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

GYMKHANA & PLAYDAYS & ROUNDUPS

Send your gymkhana & playday event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

DRIVING CLINICS, DRIVING SHOWS, CARRIAGE DRIVING

Send your driving event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

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

DEC. 4: Benny Binion Bucking Horse & Bull Sale, at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89133

DEC. 4-6: National Reining Horse Futurity Sales, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 946-7400

DEC. 6: Benny Binion Bucking Horse & Bull Sale, at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89133

2015

JAN. 10: Western Winter Roundup Sale, State Fair Park Arena, Oklahoma City, OK (817) 594-9210

JAN. 13-14: International Finals Rodeo Bucking Stock Sale, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (405) 595-7433

JAN. 16-18: Triangle Horse Sales, Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center, Shawnee, OK (405) 975-2196

JAN. 31: 2015 Breeders Sale Heart & Soul Horse Co. Sallisaw, OK (918) 470-7276

Send your horse sale & auction dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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EQUINE TRADE SHOWS, EQUINE FAIRS, EXPOS

DEC. 4-14: South Point Western Gift Show, at the Arena, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa, Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. S, Las Vegas, NV 89133 (702) 796-7111

DEC. 11-13: Tulsa Farm Show, Fairgrounds Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (507) 437-7969

DEC. 12-14: 38th Annual American Finals ACRA Rodeo & Free Shopper’s Trade Show, Built Ford Tough Arena, Tulsa, OK (918) 456-9814

2015

JAN. 9-10: KNID Agrifest, Chisholm Trail Coliseum/Pavilion, Enid, OK (580) 237-1390

FEB. 13-15: Oklahoma Horse Fair & Western Trade Show, Stephens County Fairgrounds, Duncan, OK (405) 226-0630

FEB. 13-15: EquiFest of Kansas, Kansas Pavilions, Wichita, KS (785) 776-0662

Send your trade show & equine fair event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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SPECIAL EVENTS & CAMPS

DEC. 6: Saturdays For Kids, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 478-2250

DEC. 8-19: The Twelve Days of Christmas Celebration, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 478-2250

DEC. 12-13: Candlelight at the Ranch, National Ranching Heritage Center, Lubbock, TX (806) 742-0498

DEC. 13: Christmas on the Brazos, featuring Candlelight Christmas at Barrington Farm, Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, 10 AM-9 PM. Washington, TX Jessica Guidry (936) 878-2214 Ext. 246

DEC. 13: Community Cowboy Christmas Carnival, benefiting local 4-H Chapter. 1 PM- 5 PM. 4-C Stables, Waxahachie, TX Stacey Carpenter (972) 849-8376 or (972) 814-3988

DEC. 18-20: 80th Annual Texas Cowboys’ Christmas Ball, Historic Pioneer Hall, Anson, TX (8 PM-12 Nightly) Suanne Holtman (325) 537-2589 or (325) 725-2544

DEC. 19: Annual Cowboy Christmas Ball with Michael Martin Murphey, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 478-2250

DEC. 21: Cowboy Christmas Ball with Michael Martin Murphey, Stagecoach BBQ Event Center, Newkirk, OK (580) 362-3160

2015

JAN. 15: 2015 Induction Ceremony, Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame, Fort Worth, TX (817) 626-7131

Send your special event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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SOCCER, DRILL TEAMS, POLO

Send your soccer/drill team/polo event dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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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

DEC. 7: OETRA Annual Christmas Party & Meeting, Seminole Masonic Lodge, 1729 Hwy 9W, Seminole, OK. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Silent Auction. Website: OETRA.

Send your conference/convention/meeting dates to: events@horsebackmagazine.com

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

Note: Call Before You Haul & Mention You Read Their Listing on Horseback Magazine’s Website!!

HORSE RACING

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

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) Class 1..

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 (March – May)

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

 

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