Michigan 4-H, Michigan Quarter Horse Association team up for weekend of educational events
The Michigan State University Pavilion will be bustling with equine events February 1-3!
Experiencing a bit of cabin fever lately? We have just the cure for that! Come on out to the MSU Pavilion for the weekend of February 1-3. Michigan 4-H Youth Horse Programs and the Michigan Quarter Horse Association (MQHA) have teamed up to provide a weekend full of activities. This weekend will offer several events for all equine enthusiasts.
- Friday, 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
- Check out the "Horse Judging" workshop on Friday evening and "Warm-Up Horse Judging" contest Saturday morning. Cost to participate in the clinic and contest is $12 per person. Register online.
- Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Attend the "Preparing the Pleasure Horse" clinic with MQHA Professional Horseman, judge and trainer Derek Hanscome of Nova Scotia, Canada. Ten Michigan 4-Hers have been selected to participate in this clinic. Stop on out and learn as an audience member. There will be many opportunities for audience questions! Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. More information on pre-purchasing tickets is available online.
- Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- MQHA New and Used Tack Sale -- it’s a horse shopping paradise! Many vendors will be on-hand for all of your tack and equipment needs.
- Thursday evening to Sunday afternoon
- MQHA Winter Spectacular Horse Show -- it's free to watch the show!