2020 Montana 4-H State Horse Show

September 18-20, 2020 at the Heart K Arena in Livingston, MT

Montana Horse Show ImageThe Montana 4-H State Horse Show is an opportunity for 4-H horse project members to test their skills alongside their peers from across the state in an educational and enjoyable competitive contest. Classes are offered to include nearly every aspect of the 4-H horse project as well as nearly every skill level of rider. Youth, ages 9-19 years old, may enter and compete based on the qualifying guidelines of their county.

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REGISTRATION 

Due September 14th via FairEntry 

 

FairEntry Information 

  1. Log in using your 4-H Online username and password.
  2. Register exhibitor(s) and horse(s) for various classes 
  3. Submit online payment or mail check

Are you new to Fair Entry or do you have questions? Check out the Fair Entry help guides to get started. 

If you have additional questions or need other help with registration, please contact your local Extension Agent or Montana 4-H staff 406.994.3501.

 

Payment info

Online payments can be made through FairEntry

Check payments can be made out to: Montana 4-H Foundation (Memo: State Horse show)

Checks can be mailed to: Montana 4-H Center PO Box 173580 Bozeman, MT 597187 

FEES

Entry Fee..................$125/exhibitor  (includes stalling, must indicate how many stalls are needed in registration)

Storage Stall..............$25/stall/day (storage for tack, feed, etc)

Camping....................$20/ night for RV hook up -no cost for dry camping (no electric hookup)

RULES

Learn more about the Montana 4-H State Horse Show Rules

Project specific information can be found in the: Montana 4-H Horse Project General Rules

Show specific details can be found in the2020 Montana 4-H Show- Show Book

Downlaod the Montana 4-H Horse Show Patterns:  2020 Show Patterns | 2020 Trail Patterns

SCHEDULE 

Thursday September 17, 2020                               

Noon - 7 pm                     Registration open, show office

4-7 pm                              Indoor and out door arenas open riding

                            

Friday September 18, 2020                        

                                          

7 am to 9 pm                   Registration open - show office

6-8 am                               Arenas open for warm up

9:00 AM                            Opening ceremony - Indoor arena

9:30 am to 7 pm              Indoor arena classes in the following order:

                                          

Indoor arena 1                 Colt to maturity - Yearling at Halter

                                           Showmanship Ages 11-13

                                          

Indoor arena 2                 Showmanship Ages 8-10

                                           Showmanship Ages 14 & over

                                           C2M 1-3/Green Horse 1-2 showmanship

                                           C2M 4-5/Green Horse 3-4 showmanship                           

              Break                 

Full indoor arena            Bareback walk/trot Level 1 Ages 8-10

                                           Bareback equitation Ages 11-13

                                           Bareback equitation Ages 14 & over

                            

2:00 PM                            Junior trail Ages 80-10

                                           Intermediate trail Ages 11-13

                                           Senior trail Ages 14 & over

                                           Trail C2M 2/3 & Green Horse 1/2

                                           Trail C2M 4/5 & Green Horse 3/4

                                           Trail Yearling

                                          

Immediately following Trail classes

                                          Short stirrup reining                    

                                          

Saturday September 19, 2020                               

7 am to 9 pm                   Registration open - show office

6-8 am                               Arenas open for warm up

9am to 7 pm                    Indoor arena classes in the following order:

                                           Western equitation Ages 14 & over

                                           Western equitation Ages 11-13

                                           Western equitation Ages 8-10

                                           Western equitation Level 1 - walk/trot

                                           C2M 2/3 & GH 1/2 Western equitation

                                           C2M 4/5 & GH 3/4 Western equitation

                                           Western horsemanship Level 1

                                           Western horsemanship Level 2

                                           Western horsemanship Level 3

                                           Western horsemanship Level 4

                                           Western horsemanship Level 5

                                           Western horsemanship Level 6

                                           Western horsemanship Level 7

                                           2-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 1 Western

                                           3-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 2 Western

                                           4-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 3 Western

                                           5-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 4 Western   

                            

6:00 PM                            Freestyle Reining

Sunday September 20,2020                                   

7 am to 9 pm                   Registration open - show office

6-8 am                               Arenas open for warm up

9am to 7 pm                    Indoor arena classes in the following order:

                                           English Equitation Ages 14 & over

                                           English Equitation Ages 11-13

                                           English Equitation Ages 8-10

                                           English Equitation Level 1 - Walk/Trot

                                           C2M 2/3 & GH 1/2 English equitation

                                           C2M 4/5 & GH 3/4 English equitation

                                           English Horsemanship Level 1

                                           English Horsemanship Level 2

                                           English Horsemanship Level 3

                                           English Horsemanship Level 4

                                           English Horsemanship Level 5

                                           English Horsemanship Level 6

                                           English Horsemanship Level 7

                                           2-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 1 English

                                           3-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 2 English

                                           4-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 3 English

                                           5-Year-Old C2M/Green Horse Level 4 English

Download printable schedule 

For more information regarding the Montana 4-H State Horse Show please contact the Montana 4-H Center at:

406-994-3501