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Add to Calendar 2024-09-14 07:00:00 2024-09-14 22:00:00 Minnesota 4-H State Horse Show Getting ready for and taking part in the Minnesota 4-H State Horse Show gives 4-H'ers life skills. It's always a great experience for them and their families.At this show, you will see 4-H'ers of all ages showing their riding skills in Western and English styles, their knowledge of horses and teamwork.The public is welcome to come and watch. Check out a schedule of highlights for this day below. Today's highlights by locationColiseumActivities start at 7 a.m. Jumping figure 8 Grand Champion jumping figure 8Win a paint/quarter horse giveawayWestern horsemanshipGrand Champion Western horsemanshipCounty All Star AwardsWinning drill team demonstrationGrand entryCompeer ArenaActivities start at 7 a.m.Showmanship at halterWesternWestern pleasure type - grades 10 and upWestern pleasure type - grades 9 and underEnglishGrand Champion showmanship classDrill team classes to follow showmanship at halter, but not before noon.Sheep Barn7:30 a.m. - Horse related judging8:30 a.m. - Horseless horse judging3 p.m. - Horseless horse and horse related awards followed by activity awards, including horse judging, Hippology Contest and Speech and Demonstration Contest.Learn more about the Minnesota 4-H State Horse Show Minnesota State Fair Minnesota State Fair Minnesota State Fair America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Minnesota State Fair
1265 Snelling Ave. N.
St. Paul, MN 55108

Contact

Amy DeGroot, Extension executive administrative specialist
adegroot@umn.edu or 218-828-2300

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Getting ready for and taking part in the Minnesota 4-H State Horse Show gives 4-H'ers life skills. It's always a great experience for them and their families.

At this show, you will see 4-H'ers of all ages showing their riding skills in Western and English styles, their knowledge of horses and teamwork.

The public is welcome to come and watch. Check out a schedule of highlights for this day below. 

Today's highlights by location

Coliseum

  • Activities start at 7 a.m. 
    • Jumping figure 8 
    • Grand Champion jumping figure 8
    • Win a paint/quarter horse giveaway
    • Western horsemanship
    • Grand Champion Western horsemanship
    • County All Star Awards
    • Winning drill team demonstration
    • Grand entry

Compeer Arena

  • Activities start at 7 a.m.
    • Showmanship at halter
      • Western
      • Western pleasure type - grades 10 and up
      • Western pleasure type - grades 9 and under
      • English
    • Grand Champion showmanship class
    • Drill team classes to follow showmanship at halter, but not before noon.

Sheep Barn

  • 7:30 a.m. - Horse related judging
  • 8:30 a.m. - Horseless horse judging
  • 3 p.m. - Horseless horse and horse related awards followed by activity awards, including horse judging, Hippology Contest and Speech and Demonstration Contest.

Learn more about the Minnesota 4-H State Horse Show

Audience

Show is open to the public. 4-H participants must qualify at their county horse show.

Language

This offering is delivered in English. Interpreter services may be available with an advance request.

Cost

  • Participating 4-H'ers will need to pay a program fee with their registration.
  • Free for spectators.

Accessibility

University of Minnesota Extension is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services, and activities. To request accommodations for persons with disabilities, contact Renee Kostick at 218-232-5174 or hinkx001@umn.edu as far in advance as possible before the start of the event. Requests will be honored whenever possible.

Registration

Registration instructions are provided to qualifying 4-H'ers after winning a trip at their county horse show.

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