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Events at the Virginia Horse Center


There is an event for everyone at the Virginia Horse Center Foundation!  As an all-breed, all-discipline facility, every weekend offers a variety of opportunities for competitiors and spectators.  The VHCF is also host to an array of community events, farmers' markets, concerts, training clinics, industry seminars, and the Rockbridge Regional Fair & Farm Show.

We encourage you to use the calendar embedded to the right and visible on each page to view events by month and day.

There are several ways to use the calendar:

  1. If you know the date of your event find it by scrolling through the months to that date.  When you click on the date, the event will appear to the left with details, prize lists, secondary websites, and contact information if available.
     
  2. You can scroll through our events below which are listed in date order.
     
  3. You can search for your event in the search window at the top right of the site.
     
  4. Or you can view the entire 2016 calendar here.

In addition to competition and community events, the VHCF organizes special events throughout the year to raise funds and provide unique experiences.
 


 


30th Annual Region III Connemara Show

Category: Breed Shows

8/27/2016 - 8/28/2016

American Connemara Pony Society Horse Show

Eastern Region Andalusian Horse Club VA Classic Regional Championship

Category: Breed Shows

9/1/2016 - 9/4/2016

Open Dressage Show and Andalusian/Lusitano Regional Championship Breed Show

VA Paint Horse Club Color Classic

Category: Breed Shows

9/2/2016 - 9/4/2016

Breed show featuring Paint Horse Color Classic & VA Bred futurities

Dressage with a View

Category: Dressage

9/3/2016 - 9/4/2016

Schooling dressage show

Rockbridge Farmers Market - September 3

Category: Agriculture

9/3/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Market featuring locally produced produce, arts, crafts, baked goods, eggs, meats, etc.

East Coast Halter Futurity

Category: Breed Shows

9/3/2016 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

AQHA, APHA and ApHC approved Halter Show

Hear the Beat Horse Show

Category: Community

9/4/2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Community show to benefit Hoofbeats Therapeutic Riding Center.

Old Dominion Saddlebred Horse Show

Category: Breed Shows

9/9/2016 - 9/10/2016

Old Dominion Saddlebred Horse Show

Rockbridge Farmers Market - September 10

Category: Agriculture

9/10/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Market featuring locally produced produce, arts, crafts, baked goods, eggs, meats, etc.

Virginia 4-H State Horse & Pony Show

Category: Agriculture

9/15/2016 - 9/18/2016

Virginia State 4-H Championship Show

Rockbridge Farmers Market - September 17

Category: Agriculture

9/17/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Market featuring locally produced produce, arts, crafts, baked goods, eggs, meats, etc.

Virginia State Barrel Racing Show

Category: Barrel Racing

9/23/2016 - 9/25/2016

VA State Barrel Racing Championships

Rockbridge Farmers Market - September 24

Category: Agriculture

9/24/2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Market featuring locally produced produce, arts, crafts, baked goods, eggs, meats, etc.

Mounted Map & Orienteering

Category: Trail

9/24/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn to navigate & use compass on horseback!

ASHAV

Category: Breed Shows

9/29/2016 - 10/2/2016

American Saddlebred Horse Association of Virginia Show

Mounted Map & Orienteering

Category: Trail

10/22/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn to navigate trails on horseback using a compass.