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El Dorado County Fairgrounds Open Schooling Shows

Annual Championship Horse Show

Sunday, July 20, 2014

No Longer a Mother Lode Circuit Horse Show

Held in conjunction with Cowboys and Cornbread Event

100 Placerville Drive, Placerville, California
530.621.5860 or email

Pre-entries Close: Friday, July 18, 2014@ 3:00 p.m.
(Post entries will be allowed with $5 additional fee per class)

APHA PAC Approved

Horse Show Manager:  Anne Frost

Championship Buckle classes will also be held for 1st Place Class winners and the top three placing exhibitors in each division of the Fall & Spring Schooling Shows & 4H/FFA Youth Show.

Championship awards in the following championship classes:
Halter - English - Reining - Trail - Gated - Western

May qualify during Fall or spring Schooling Show Series
the Fair 4H/FFA Show

In addition:
High Point Buckles will be awarded.
Points will be brought forward from the Fall & Spring Schooling Shows,
as well as the 4H/FFA Fair Show.
Points from this show will be added to existing point totals.
Points from this show will be multiplied by three.
See information in flyer below.

Championship Show Booklet (PDF) (download to use form-filled feature)


Fall Series 2014

Sunday September 7 8:00 am
Sunday October 12 8:00 am  
Sunday November 9 8:00 am  
Sunday December 7 8:00 am  

Fall Flyer, Class Sheet and Entry & Liability Waiver Coming Soon!

Location: 100 Placerville Drive, Placerville

High Point Awards presented in each division at end of the Series

ARENA is Covered, Shows will not be canceled due to Rain.
A portion of the arena will be used for warm up and a staging area during show.

Pre- Register Postmarked by Monday, prior to show or hand delivered to fair office by Wednesday, prior to show.

California Department of Food and Agriculture requires a Drug testing fee of $5 per horse.

CSHA Rules are followed as a guideline with EXCEPTIONS:
Stallions are not to be shown or handled by anyone under 18.
Any aged horse may use a snaffle bit in these schooling shows.
Correct attire is preferred!
Schooling Show Management decisions will supercede all rules with CSHA.