Archive August 2013
The Boone County Horse Show will be held October 17-19, 2013 at the Central Missouri Events Center in Columbia. The performance judge will be Jon Walker of Clover, South Carolina and Alohana Jackson of Cloverdale, Indiana will handle the Academy Division. This show features American Saddlebreds, Morgans, Arabians, open breed classes and an expanded Academy Division.
“We are advising Mane Event exhibitors to make hotel reservations now as a huge conference is on our weekend in Springfield,” said Show Manager Joy Meierhans after arranging room blocks at six hotels for this year. “We have a wide variety of rooms blocked, from $129 studio suites at the brand new Residence Inn by Marriott (off Dirksen Pkwy, near Hilton Garden Inn, which is sold out by the conference) to $69 two-bedded rooms at the Howard Johnson Inn (near the airport).”
Junior ASHAG is currently running “Why I Love American Saddlebreds” art contest fundraiser. Six drawings are in the final phase of voting. The drawing with the most “Likes” as posted on the ASHAG Facebook page by Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 11:59 pm EST, will be printed on a T-shirt to be unveiled October 6, 2013 at the Georgia National Fair, Perry GA.