Competitions

 

Date

 

Breed Showing

 

Download

the Prize List

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the Entry Form

October 5-9 Hunter Jumper Show Click here to download Click here to download
October 13 Open Show Click here to download Click here to download
October 14 Open Show Click here to download Click here to download
October 15 (day) Youth Day Click here to download Click here to download
October 15 (evening) Draft Horse Pull Click here to download Click here to download
October 16 Youth Day Click here to download Click here to download
October 17 Miniature Horses Click here to download Click here to download
October 17 (6 p.m.) Draft Horses Click here to download Click here to download
October 18 Draft Horses Click here to download Click here to download
October 19-22 Saddlebred, Morgan, Hackney, Roadster, Friesian, Academy, Carolina Summer Circuit Championship Click here to download Click here to download
October 23 Mules Click here to download Click  here to download

 

Free 5-Minute Riding Lessons

Fairgoers will have the opportunity to take a free 5-minute riding lesson! Instructors from across the state will provide lessons and information on how to become involved with horses. Young people wanting to ride a horse for the first time to octogenarians wanting to complete their "bucket list" will enjoy this thrill ride!

 

Alley of Breeds

The North Carolina Horse Council will conduct this year's Alley of Breeds. Visitors will be able to see horses and talk with horse specialists. Each person attending the Alley of Breeds will come away with information on distinguishing features, origin, size and color of 10 distinct breeds along with a fun coloring page of each horse. Facts about the horse industry in North Carolina and the horses' role in agriculture will be presented.

 

Red Horseshoe Scavenger Hunt

Find the red horseshoe and win a "Rockin' Rider" Stable Horse. There will be one winner each day of the Fair. This fun activity will make everyone's visit memorable and draw people into the wonderful world of horses and North Carolina agriculture. Don't find it the first time, come back the next day and enjoy the Hunt Horse Complex activities all over again!