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2017 Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Show and Celebration

Calendar of Events

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All Week Events

50/50 Raffle, MFTHBA Membership Committee, More information coming soon

Membership Drive Special, More information HERE

 

Saturday, September 2 (pre-show event)

10 a.m. New Attendee Welcome Session, Hall of Fame Room, More information HERE

6 p.m.  MFTHBA Membership Dinner sponsored by Papa Johns of Ava, Versatility Arena, RSVP requested, RSVP HERE, More information HERE

            Bake Sale hosted by the MFTHBA Show Committee

            Horseshoe Pitching Tournament hosted by Geno and Barb Middleton

 

Sunday, September 3

9:30 a.m.  Cowboy Church with The Cowboy Meeting Place, Roy Williams Pavilion

10 a.m. Versatility Competition, Versatility Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE, $8000 in Added Money–Learn more HERE

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena,  Complete Class Schedule HERE

 

Monday September 4–Presented by BEMER Vet

10 a.m. Versatility Competition, Versatility Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE, $8000 in Added Money–Learn more HERE

10 a.m. National Trail Ride, Letsinger Farm

12 p.m. MFTHBA Board of Directors Open Session, Hall of Fame Room

4 p.m.  Supporting equine health and increasing performance, BEMER Vet Booth, Vendor Row

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

            Presenting Sponsor Recognition: BEMER Vet           

            Presentation of Versatility World Grand and Reserve Champions

 

Tuesday September 5

8:30 a.m. National Trail Ride, Crystal Lake

10 a.m. Live Interviews from the Showgrounds with  KKOZ 1430AM / 92.1FM, Listen Live at www.kkoz.com

10 a.m. Western Dressage Presentation, Hall of Fame Room, More information HERE

12 p.m. Supporting equine health and increasing performance, BEMER Vet Booth, Vendor Row

After Lunch: Western Dressage Practice, Versatility Arena

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

 

Wednesday September 6 

8:30 a.m. National Trail Ride, Carol Kutsko Farm (Back of Bar K)

9 a.m. Ranch Horse Competition, Versatility Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

10 a.m. Live Interviews from the Showgrounds with KKOZ 1430AM / 92.1FM, Listen Live at www.kkoz.com

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

            Presentation of Ranch Horse World Grand and Reserve Champions

            Tevis Cup Recognition—Foxfire’s Little Britches

 

Thursday, September 7

8:30 a.m. National Trail Ride, Assenmacher Farm Ride

10 a.m. Ranch Sorting Clinic presented by Cornerstone Productions, Free for MFTHBA members, non-member fee is $40 (includes MFTHBA membership), pre-register in MFTHBA office, Versatility Arena, More information HERE

10 a.m. Live Interviews from the Showgrounds with KKOZ 1430AM / 92.1FM, Listen Live at www.kkoz.com

2 p.m. Stories from the Tevis Cup with JayaMae and Jakob Gregory, Roy Williams Pavilion

4 p.m. MFTHBA Election Candidate Meet and Greet, Roy Williams Pavilion, More information on the candidates HERE

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

 

Friday September 8

8:30 a.m. National Trail Ride, Abby Ride

10 a.m. Ranch Sorting Clinic presented by Cornerstone Productions, Free for MFTHBA members, non-member fee is $40 (includes MFTHBA membership), pre-register in MFTHBA office, Versatility Arena, More information HERE

10 a.m. Live Interviews from the Showgrounds with KKOZ 1430AM / 92.1FM, Listen Live at www.kkoz.com

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

            Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Versatility Demonstration

Following the Show, Karaoke, Roy Williams Pavilion

 

Saturday September 9

10 a.m. Ranch Sorting Jackpot presented by Cornerstone Productions, enter at Versatility Arena morning of competition, Versatility Arena, More information HERE

10 a.m. Ride and Sale, Dale Esther Arena, (private treaty sale. All guarantees are made between the buyer and seller), runs until 12 p.m.

6 p.m. Evening Show Session, Dale Esther Arena, Complete Class Schedule HERE

             MFTHBA Board Member Introductions           

             Hall of Fame Inductions

            Caprison Ceremony

 

Trail Ride Note: Trail rides require trailering to the trail head. These rides will meet across from the main gate and leave for the trail head at 8:30am (except Monday’s ride). The rides will start from the trail head at 10:00am. Riders need to bring a sack lunch. It is recommended that all horses be shod. If you have any questions please call Jeff Alcorn at 417-683-7929, Steve Assenmacher at 417-796-2912 or Dale Lawson 417-712-4440.

Exhibitor Note: Versatility class entries will close at 9:00 am. Ranch Horse classes must be entered by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Evening performance & model class entries will close at 4:30 pm and Saturday entries will close at 2:00 pm.