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!

4-H cloverMichigan Quarter Horse Association 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

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