Sunday, November 4th, 2012
Equestrian Events in Scottsdale
What kind of Western town would we be if we didn’t throw some of the best equestrian events around? You won’t want to miss Scottsdale’s top horse shows!
- Arizona Sun Circuit Quarter Horse Show (Jan. 26-Feb. 3, 2013)
- Watch 1,500 of the country’s best quarter horses and riders from around the world compete for $200,000 in prizes. On Saturdays and Sundays, attend any or all of the free clinics presented by top horsemen. Speaking of free, don’t miss the complimentary celebrations like Sweet Things ice cream social and Sweethearts ‘n Denim Dinner party. A series of new events include: Arizona Cowboy Mounted shooters hosting a new high-energy event, and added Abbott Fine Properties Huntfield Derby and 4D Barrel Race.
- Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show (Feb. 14-24, 2013)
- Since 1955, the annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show has set the pace in the Arabian horse world, growing from 50 horses to more than 2,000. Top owners, trainers, and breeders from around the world compete for a chance to win more than $1 million in prizes. Attend the event and you’ll find more than just stunning horses. There’s also a tradeshow with specialty items, and seminars and demonstrations on a range of relevant topics.