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by Leslie Greco, Events Editor

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August / September

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:

SEPT. 9-12: CMSA Classic Equine Eastern US Championship, Tennessee Miller Coliseum, 304 W. Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro, TN 37129 (4) Day event. Call (888) 960-0003

SEPT. 16-19: MSA World Colt Mounted Shooting Championship, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX. Mounted Shooters of America (480) 243-2270

OCT. 9-11: CMSA Lone Star Classic, Gulf Coast Mounted Shooters, Vernon, TX 76384 Email: info@gulfcoastmountedshooters.com or (936) 344-2608

OCT. 13-18: CMSA Tony Lama World Championship, Amarillo, TX Call (888) 960-0003

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

AUG. 9-18: Schleese Custom English Dressage & Jumping Saddle Fitting Clinic, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Email: linda@schleese.com or call to make an appointment (800) 225-2242 X 32

AUG. 17-21: Esoteric Farm Summer English Camp, Esoteric Farm, 13404 Cameron Road, Manor, TX (512) 272-4301

AUG. 17-21: Summit Riding Academy Summer Horse Camp, Salado Creek Riding CLub, Belton, TX (ages 8-16) Kelly McDaniel (254) 462-7914

AUG. 22-23: Karen O’Connor Eventing Clinic, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX (903) 882-8696

SEPT. 5-7: Joe Beaver Calf Roping Clinic, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

SEPT. 11-12: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Wilbarger County Event Center, Vernon, TX Kim (855) 846-7468

SEPT. 25-26: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX Kim (855) 846-7468

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

AUG. 12-31: Reichert Celebration, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX (319) 668-2600

AUG. 15-23: North Texas State Fair Horse Show, Denton, TX Terri Cage (940) 367-4269

AUG. 22: Piney Woods Horse Show Assoc. 2015 Open Show Series, Marshall City Arena, Marshall, TX Anne Kroeger (903) 424-5006

AUG. 22-24: Boots & Buckets Blowout, North Texas Fair Show on Fri. Appaloosa Show with All-Breed classes on Sat.& Sun.Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX Web: bootsandbucketsblowout.com

AUG. 23: MHCT Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Myers Park & Event Center, McKinney, TX Steve (972) 843-0377 or Virginia (972) 658-6456

AUG. 28-30: Dal-Worth Appaloosa Horse Club Summer Sizzler Horse Show, Hardy Murphy Coliseum, Ardmore, OK Carla Peacock (540) 840-1960

AUG. 28-30: Camino Real/Lone Star Peruvian Horse Championship Show, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX. Dr. Alice Wolf (979) 280-0113

AUG. 29: Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Celtic Cross Equestrian Center, 14100 E Cedar Lane, Norman, OK 78026 Tori Medlock (405) 641-6607

AUG. 29: QRC Open Horse Show Buckle Series, Mystic Acres Arena, Terrell, TX 9AM. Julie (214) 535-2827 leave message

AUG. 29: Tyler Breed Show, Teas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696.

AUG. 29-30: Tyler All Breed Horse Show, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX Kim Brunson (817) 683-8284

SEPT. 4-6: Oklahoma Foundation Quarter Horse Show, Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center, Shawnee, OK OQHFR

SEPT. 5: National Walking Horse Assoc. Show, Magnolia, TX (903) 675-2953

SEPT. 5-6: Gulf Coast Donkey & Mule Assoc. 2015 Texas State Championship Show, Leon County Expo Center (miniatures on Sat./large animals on Sun.) Buffalo, TX. Kathryn Kelly (large) (706) 331-9609 or JoAnn Jordan (minis) (936) 396-6377

SEPT. 5-7: Labor Day Classic/South Texas Paint Horse Club Summer Show, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX. (979) 823-3976

SEPT. 10-12: Extreme Mustang Makeover, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Fort Worth, TX Mustang Heritage Foundation (512) 869-3225

SEPT. 10-20: American Miniature Horse Registry National Show, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (309) 263-4044

SEPT. 11-12: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Wilbarger County Event Center, Vernon, TX Kim (855) 846-7468

SEPT. 11-12: Hunt County Horseman’s Assoc. Open & AQHA Shows, Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Angie Middleton (214) 641-9582

SEPT. 12: Piney Woods Horse Show Assoc. 2015 Open Show Series, Marshal City Arena, Marshall, TX Anne Kroeger (903) 424-5006

SEPT. 12: Show All Day FREE, Bryan County Free Fair, Bryan County Fairgrounds, Durant, OK. 1 PM. Kitty Campbell (580) 579-0380

SEPT. 12: Highlander Ranch Open Gaited Horse Show #3, McLennan Community College, Waco, TX (254A) 299-8553

SEPT. 12-14: State Fair of Texas Show, Dallas, TX Beth Walker (225) 772-6815

SEPT. 18-20: Gulf Coast Arabian Horse Club, Autumn Classic Horse Show, Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX Betty Bechtold (281) 744-5700

SEPT. 19: All Breed Open Horse Show, sponsored by Okla. Arabian Horse Club, Piedmont Round Up Club Arena, Piedmont, OK. 8AM entries. 9AM start. Email: sonataarabians@gmail.com or call Show Manager Kathy Barnes (580) 467-1343

SEPT. 19: Greater Houston Quarter Horse Assoc. All-Breed Open Show Series, Montgomery County Precinct 2 Arena, Magnolia, TX Fran Watts (713) 504-4121

SEPT. 19: South Texas Horse Show Series All-Breed Open Show, preceded by Friday evening Trail Clinic,with Dr. Doug Housholder, San Patricio Fairgrounds, Sinton, TX Virginia Cherry (361) 362-3594

SEPT. 19-20: Texas Palomino Exhibitors Assoc. Fall Fiesta, Henderson County Fairplex Complex, Athens, TX Show Sec. Billie Jones (903) 571-5647

SEPT. 20: Sienna Stables All Breed Open Horse Show (AQHA Approved) Sienna Stables, Missouri City, TX Laura (281) 778-7433

SEPT. 20: MHCT Open Horse Show Buckle Series, 8:30AM, Myers Park & Event Center, McKinney, TX Steve (972) 843-0377 or Virginia (972) 658-6456

SEPT. 21: Schooling Show Extravaganza, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. Email: gtgray@aol.com or call Stacia Wert-Gray (405) 204-3870

SEPT. 24-27: Oklahoma State Fair Draft Horse Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. Featuring the North American 6-Horse Hitch Class Series Finals) Marc Pankow (405) 948-6735

SEPT. 25-26: Oklahoma State Fair Draft Horse Overload Pull Competition, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Web: okstatefair.com

SEPT. 25-26: Stock Horse of Texas (SHOT) Show & Clinic, Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX Kim (855) 846-7468

SEPT. 25-27: Oklahoma State Fair Gypsy Horse Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Web: okstatefair.com

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

SEPT. 26: Horseman’s Assoc. Texoma Open Horse Show, Buckle Series IV, Bark R Ranch, Pottsboro, TX (903) 327-6284

SEPT. 26-27: Oklahoma State Fair Longears Classic Miniature Donkey & Miniature Mule Show, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Sally Armstrong (830) 868-4645

SEPT. 26-27: Oklahoma Buckskin Horse Assoc. (OBHA) Expo Center (Covered arena) Claremore, OK Dinah Coop (918) 232-0432

SEPT. 26-28: AIHR/HOA Annual National Show, Marshall, TX (512) 738-0211

SEPT. 27: OKEDA Equestrian Drill Team Competition, Oklahoma State Fair, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. (918) 691-3909

SEPT. 27: Susar Farm Open Horse Show Series, Susar Farm, 5493 Edwards Road, Denton, TX (940) 566-0630

OCT. 1-4: TASHA UPHA Fall Classic, Irving, TX Brent or Betsy Cowan (214) 979-3850

OCT. 3: Capitol Area Quarter Horse Assoc. Open All Breed Horse Show IV (CAQHA, AQHA) Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX Penny Reeves Email: penny.graymar@gmail.com

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

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

BOLANDER HORSE PARK EVENTS

8/31 – 9/2 La Estancia Alegre
9/4 – 9/6 La Estancia Alegre Advanced session
9/8 – 9/9 Double J Ranch
9/10 – 9/11 Double J Ranch
9/12 – 9/13 Double J Ranch
9/19 Lessons with Mark
9/20 NEW IMTCA Challenge
9/25 – 9/27 Clinic BHP
10/ Challenge BHP
10/4 IMTCA Championship

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

AUG. 20-22: 38th Annual Great Plains Stampede Rodeo, Altus Rodeo Arena, Altus, OK Chris Cary (580) 471-8832

AUG. 21-29: North Texas State Fair & Rodeo, North Texas State Fair Arena, Denton, TX (940) 387-2632

AUG. 26-29: Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo, American Legion Arena, Vinita, OK (918) 638-0115

AUG. 27-30: Moonshine Barrel Race, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose, TX (254) 897-4509

AUG. 28-29: Oklahoma Cattleman’s Assoc. Range Round-Up, Lazy E Arena, Guthrie, OK (800) 595-7433

SEPT. 3-6: Buckles & Barrels for Bailey Charity Barrel Race (presented by Milton Security) South Point Hotel & Casino Arena, 9777 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89183. Open to ANYONE. Check in 9/3. Starts 9/4 at 8AM. All proceeds from race benefit the Las Vegas Spring Valley Hospital Neonatal IC Unit (that saved Bailey) Email: bucklesandbarrels4bailey@yahoo.com or call Marla (702) 461-0468, Patrick (702) 768-1762 or Carla (702) 513-6986

SEPT: 4-6: 77th Annual Elk City Rodeo of Champions, Beutler Bros. Arena, Elk City, OK. Margo Davis (405) 317-7161

SEPT. 5: Wild West Productions 5D Saddle Series Barrel Race, Azle Wild West Stables & Arena, Azle, TX. Call/text (817) 343-4361

SEPT. 5-6: Tuley Team Roping, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

SEPT. 11-13: 66th Annual Pasadena Livestock Show & Rodeo, Pasadena Fairgrounds, Pasadena, TX (281) 487-0240

SEPT. 11-19: West Texas Fair & Rodeo, Taylor County Expo Center, Abilene, TX (325) 677-4376

SEPT. 15: Wild West Promotions, 5D Saddle Series Barrel Race, Azle Wild West Stables & Arena, Azle, TX Call/text (817) 343-4361

SEPT. 15: William County End of Summer Jackpot Barrel Racing Event, Coombs Stable & Indoor Arena, Hutto, TX (512) 809-4797

SEPT. 16: Barrel Racing Assoc. of Texas Barrel Race, Somervell County Expo Center, Glen Rose TX (817) 692-2323 or (214) 949-5135

SEPT. 17: Tri-K Barrel Race & Clinic, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK Web: trikbarrels.com

SEPT. 19: Wild West Productions 5D saddle Series Barrel Race, Azle Wild West Stables & Arena, Azle, TX. Call/text (817) 343-4361

SEPT. 19: Shiny Buckle Series 2015 Barrel Race, Val Verde County Fairgrounds, Rodeo Arena, Del Rio, TX Naomi Smith (830) 703-0424

SEPT. 23: West Texas Barrel Racers Assoc. Roby Rodeo Race, Roby, TX Jennifer Henderson (806) 781-8822

SEPT. 23-27: Comal County Fair & Rodeo, Comal County Fairgrounds, New Braunfels, TX (830) 625-1505

SEPT. 30: Shiny Buckle Series 2015 Barrel Race, Val Verde County Fairgrounds, Rodeo Arena, Del Rio, TX Naomi Smith (830) 703-0424

OCT. 10: Wild West Productions 5D saddle Series Barrel Race, Azle Wild West Stables & Arena, Azle, TX. Call/text (817) 343-4361

OCT. 14: Shiny Buckle Series 2015 Barrel Race, Val Verde County Fairgrounds, Rodeo Arena, Del Rio, TX Naomi Smith (830) 703-0424

OCT. 21: Shiny Buckle Series 2015 Barrel Race, Val Verde County Fairgrounds, Rodeo Arena, Del Rio, TX Naomi Smith (830) 703-0424

OCT. 24: Wild West Productions 5D saddle Series Barrel Race, Azle Wild West Stables & Arena, Azle, TX. Call/text (817) 343-4361

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

AUG. 18-23: Las Vegas Cutting Horse Assoc. Futurity, Aged & Open Cutting Show & Western Gift Expo, South Point Hotel & Casino Arena, 9777 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89183 Email: calientexyz@gmail.com or call Kathy Cardon (661) 342-0575

AUG. 21-22: American Western Sports ACHA Cutting event, Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Web: westernsportsproduction.com

AUG. 23: Bruce Colclasure Productions ACHA Cutting, Hopkins County Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX Web: westernsportsproductions.com

AUG. 28-30: American South West Texas Cutting Horse Assoc. Event, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX Secty. Cary Sims (979) 525-9700

AUG. 29: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht, Big Country Cutting Horse Assoc. Nolan County Coliseum, Sweetwater, TX.Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

AUG. 29: NCHA Big Country Cutting Horse Assoc, Novice Youth, Big Country Cutting Horse Assoc. Nolan County Coliseum Sweetwater, TX. Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

AUG. 29-30: NCHA/CTCHA Show, JB Wells Arena, Gonzales, TX. Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

AUG. 29-30: NCHA/CTCHA Show, JB Wells Arena, Gonzales, TX. Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

AUG. 31-SEPT. 6: Tulsa Reining Classic, Expo Square, Tulsa, OK (580) 759-2525 OR (918) 376-6040

SEPT. 4-5: NCHA PK Cutters, Youth County Arena, Graham, TX. Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 4-5: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht PK Cutters, YCA, Graham, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 4-6: Bluebonnet Cutting, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX (979) 823-3976

SEPT. 5: NCHA Novice Youth, PK Cutters, YCA, Graham, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6: NCHA Bluebonnet Cutting Horse Assoc. Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht, Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6-7: NCHA Labor Day Circuit, Rocking Horse Arena, Moriarity, NM Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6-7: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht, Labor Day Circuit, Rocking Horse Arena, Moriarity, NM Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6-10: NCHA Cotton Stakes Night hows, Ike Hamilton Arena, West Monroe, LA Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 6-10: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht, Ike Hamilton Arena, West Monroe, LA Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 11-12: NCHA State Fair of Texas, Fair Park Coliseum, Dallas, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 11-12: NCHA Senior World Tour Horizon Yacht, State Fair of Texas, Fair Park Coliseum, Dallas, TX Contact: www.nchacutting.com/ag/contact/affiliates

SEPT. 11-20: High Roller Reining Classic Horse Show & Western Gift Show, South Point Hotel & Casino Arena, 9777 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89183 Email: brumleymanagementgroup@gmail.com or call (602) 670-5905

SEPT. 16-20: 2015 American Cutting Horse Assoc. Championship Show, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX Web: westernsportsproductions.com

OCT. 2-4: Katy Fall Show (NRHA, TRHA, STRHA, AQHA) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Amy Uniss (281) 978-0767

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

AUG. 22-23: RSNC Diamond F Arena, Seguin, TX Nat Wood (512) 567-1383

SEPT. 5: 3 DOTS Penning & Sorting (co-sanctioned) Kentwood, LA Travis Terrebone (985) 637-9325

SEPT. 5: JL Arena Penning & Sorting, Whitesboro, TX Jared Lesh (405) 269-3467

SEPT. 5-6: RSNC Open A Arena, Amarillo, TX Bad Productions (806) 440-4255

SEPT. 12-13: RSNC Cherry Creek Arena (East of Houston) Mont Belvieu, TX Robin Forrest (281) 932-4233

SEPT. 18-19: RSNC Shepherds Valley, Alvarado, TX Pete Muzyka (817) 994-3596

SEPT. 18-20: Oklahoma State Fair Ranch Sorting, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK. Shelley Fitzgerald (405) 826-3167 or Ed Ray (918) 812-4537

SEPT. 19: RSNC Fred Bray Ranch, Fulshear, TX Fred Bray (281) 658-3828

OCT. 3-4: Bar S Arena, Covered Arena, Royse City, TX 2015 Cowgirl Round Up (entries now being accepted) Jim & Zee Sykes (972) 636-1422

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)

AUG. 9-18: Schleese Custom English Dressage & Jumping Saddle Fitting Clinic, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Email: linda@schleese.com or call to make an appointment (800) 225-2242 X 32

AUG. 22: Central Texas Dressage Society Fall Finale, Silver Hill Stables, Manor, TX (512) 272-9102

AUG. 29-30: Houston Dressage Society, Laborious Day Dressage Shows I & II (USDF, USEF, SWDC, HDS) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Leslie Rohrer (713) 523-0448 or (281) 578-7669

SEPT. 2-6: Texas Rose Sport Horse Cup (USEF “A” THJA “A”) Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696

SEPT. 4: American Hanoverian Society Inspection (Reurings & Inspections) Isabella Farm, Cypress, TX Dawn Chamorro (281) 352-0944

SEPT. 5: The Wimberley Classic Hunter/Jumper Show (GSAHJA) Bel Carlo Farms, Wimberley, TX. Suzanne (512) 797-1178

SEPT. 5-6: K9 Search & Rescue Dog Benefit Show. Hunter/Jumper on Sat. Dressage on Sun. Holly Hill Farm, Benton, LA Tracy Hewlett (318) 965-9480

SEPT. 5-6: Britannia Farm/Mo Hot Daze Greater Houston Hunter Jumper Assoc. Show, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX (281) 578-7669

SEPT. 6: Fairfield Schooling Dressage Show (DDC) Valhalla Stables Aubrey, TX Charlene Lynch Email: lynchcharlene7@gmail.com or (214) 403-0460

SEPT. 9-13: Texas Rose Classic “AA” Hunter, Hunter Derby, Jumper Classics, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696

SEPT. 12-13: Great Southwest Platinum Classic II & GAIG/US Dressage Show (USDF, USEF, GAIG) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Marilyn Kulifay (713) 864-0761

SEPT. 12-13: San Antonio Dressage Society Fall Dressage Show I & II, Ride for the “Cure” Dressage Team Challenge (USDF, USEF, SWDC) San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX.

SEPT. 12-13: Alamo Dressage Assoc.Show, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 698-3300

SEPT. 12-13: South Texas Hunter/Jumper Assoc Show, Lane’s End, Tomball, TX. Bill (713) 805-LANE or (281) 770-7152

SEPT. 12-13: Sienna Stables Schooling Dressage Show (HDS) Sienna Stables, Missouri City, TX Laura (281) 778-7433

SEPT. 13: Texas Rose Classic, Hunter/Jumper Show (USEF “A”-THJA “A”) Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX Patrick Rodes (940) 240-1207

SEPT. 16-20: Southwest Showdown Hunter/Jumper Horse Show (USEF”A”) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Pauline Cook (281) 924-6579

SEPT. 18-20: Texas Dressage Fall Classic I & II, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696

SEPT. 19-20: Lone Star Hunter/Jumper Show San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (210) 378-8365

SEPT. 20: Snowdonia Farms Schooling Dressage Show (HDS) Snowdonia Farms, Tomball, TX. Leslie Cummings (281) 351-5955

SEPT. 24-27: Great Southwest Fall Classic Hunter/Jumper Horse Show (USEF”A”) Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX Maureen Moffett Email: MFMoffett@hughes.net

SEPT. 26: Topsider Farm Schooling Dressage Show (HDS) Topsider Farm, College Station, TX Ginni Cifelli (979) 690-6788

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

COMBINED TRAINING, HORSE TRIALS, CROSS COUNTRY, EVENTING:

AUG. 28-30: Corona Del Sol Heat Buster Horse Trials, Corona del Sol, Baird, TX (Benefitting Wounded Warrior Project) Adri (254) 216-0056

AUG. 29: Corona Del Sol Heat Buster, Horse Trials, Corona Del Sol, Baird, TX Adri Doyal (254) 216-0056

SEPT. 11-13: Feather Creek USEA Horse Trials, Norman, OK Dynah (925) 580-9841

SEPT. 13: New Horizons Stables Combined Training Show (GHCTA) New Horizon Stables, Hockley, TX Email: newhorizonstables@sbcglobal.net

SEPT. 19-20: Fleur de Leap USEA Horse Trials, Lagniappe Equestrian Center, Folsom, LA (985) 796-9134

SEPT. 23-27: Nutrena/US Eventing Assoc. American Eventing Championships, ATC Adult Rider Team Competition (USEA) Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX D’Anne (903) 882-8696

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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

AUG. 29: ACTHA (AOC: 1773) Flying S Ranch Horsin’ Around AOC, 1130 Oak Grove Road, Luling, TX 78648 Nancy Stratton (512) 619-1221

SEPT. 5-6: Texas Without A Trace Trail Ride (NATRC) Trace Trails, Athens, TX Secty. Christa Bass (936) 208-1358

SEPT. 11: Diamond L Roping & Riding Club Campout & Trail Ride, 13711 Alemeda School Road Houston, TX

SEPT. 12: ACTHA (AOC: 2077) Star Struck Ranch AOC, 27958 Cline Lane, New Caney, TX 77357 Angela Pecora (281) 682-1183

SEPT. 12: ACTHA (CTC: 7785) Star Struck Ranch CTC Day 1, 27958 Cline Lane, New Caney, TX 77357 Angela Pecora (281) 682-1183

SEPT. 13: ACTHA (CTC: 7786) Star Struck Ranch CTC Day 2, 27958 Cline Lane, New Caney, TX 77357 Angela Pecora (281) 682-1183

SEPT: 19: 4TH Annual Cherokee Strip Trail Ride, Sarge Creek Cove Campground, Kaw Lake. Kaw City, OK. Campers welcome 9/18-9/20. Trail Boss Rick Boyd Email: rimrockrick@yahoo.com or call (580) 716-7421

SEPT. 19: Trail Ride Challenge & Obstacle Course, Lightening B Arena, Beggs, OK. Check in 7-7:30AM. (Clinic 8AM with horse trainer Shawn McKibbin) Email: casi.martin@yahoo.com or call Casi (918) 810-6698

SEPT. 19: One and Only Trail Riders Campout Trail Ride, Zydeco, Snook Rodeo Arena, Hwy 60W & FM 3058, Snook, TX

SEPT. 19: ACTHA (CTC: 7405) Wood Guest Ranch CTC, 245 CR 2020, Boswell, OK 74727 Kelly Chapman (580) 271-1048

SEPT. 19-20: ACTHA (AOC) Buckbranch 2 Day AOC, Buckbranch Farm, Wilmer, TX Kim Neilson (859) 321-0682

SEPT. 20: ACTHA (CTC: 7664) Wood Guest Ranch CTC, 245 CR 2020, Boswell, OK 74727 Kelly Chapman (580) 271-1048

SEPT. 25-27: OETRA Robbers Cave Fall Ride, Wilburton, OK. Julie Cameron (405) 513-1120

SEPT. 25-27: Roman Nose Hills Trail Ride, Wolfe Ranch Primitive Camping, Watonga, OK Call in registration requested. Jeff Fritz Email: jfritzthecat@yahoo.com or call (580) 380-0235

SEPT. 26: ACTHA (AOC: 1913) Lightning B AOC, Lightning B Arena, Hwy 75@ Hwy 16, Beggs, OK 75751 Jean Riggs (903) 288-2899

SEPT. 26: ACTHA (AOC: 2094) Red Bird Ranch AOC, 13999 Fort Defiance, El Paso, TX 79938 Brad Gulle (915) 204-7995

SEPT. 26: ACTHA (CTC: 7345) Morning Star Ranch Ministries CTC, 4701 CR 328, Milano, TX 76556 Andy or Rita Kay Jones (512) 455-2552

SEPT. 27: ACTHA (CTC: 7346) Morning Star Ranch Ministries CTC, 4701 CR 328, Milano, TX 76556 Andy or Rita Kay Jones (512) 455-2552

SEPT. 27: ACTHA (AOC: 1912) Lightning B AOC, Lightning B Arena, Hwy 75@Hwy 16, Beggs, OK 74421 Jean Riggs (903) 288-2899

OCT. 3: ACTHA (AOC: 2053) D and D AOC D and D Ranch, 5163 US Hwy 84 West, Timpson, TX 75975 Donna Bremmer (936) 254-3766

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BENEFIT TRAIL RIDES, CHARITY, BENEFIT SHOWS, FUNDRAISERS

SEPT. 12 (Rain date 9/19) Murray County 4H St. Jude Trail Ride, Murray, OK. Pre-registration requested. 8AM sign in. 9AM Gates close. Call Murray County Extension office (580) 622-3016 or Dona Johnson (580) 369-2924

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GYMKHANA & PLAYDAYS & ROUNDUPS

AUG. 29: Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday, HSB Arena, Weatherford, TX 2 PM Varsi Klatzkin (817) 337-5076

SEPT. 5: Farmersville Riding Club Open Playday, FRC Arena, Farmersville, TX 6PM Jolane Martin (214) 803-5962

SEPT. 19: Weatherfrd Comancheros Riding Club Open Playday, 2 PM, HSB Arena, Weatherford, TX Varsi (817) 337-5076

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DRIVING CLINICS, DRIVING SHOWS, CARRIAGE DRIVING

SEPT. 12-13: Tejas Carriage Assoc. Carriage Classic (ADS) Spense Ranch, Cash, TX. Paula Long (817) 614-2986

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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

AUG. 24: Texas Thoroughbred Yearling Sale, Lone Star Park, Grand Prairie, TX Western Bloodstock (817) 594-9210

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EQUINE TRADE SHOWS, EQUINE FAIRS, EXPOS. STATE FAIRS

SEPT. 17-27: OKLAHOMA State Fair, State Fair Park, Oklahoma City, OK (405) 948-6700

SEPT. 18-26: TRI-STATE Fair & Rodeo, Amarillo National Center, Amarillo, TX (806) 376-7767

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SPECIAL EVENTS

SEPT. 4: 3rd Annual Labor Day Weekend Dance, Whutaboutus Trail Ridrs, 3925 State Hwy West, Huntsville, TX (936) 662-0945

SEPT. 4: The Wild Thang Trail Rider Dance, Zum Barrel, 13101 Kuykendahl Road, Houston, TX 8PM

SEPT. 12: Texas Horse Racing Hall of Fame Gala, 5PM, Retama Park, Selma, TX Ryan Grammer (210) 651-7045

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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

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) AUG. 21-OCT. 17 -Fall Thoroughbred 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