June 6-12, 2016- Horse highlights

Upper Midwest horse lovers pick from scores of horse shows, training clinics, and other equestrian attractions during June’s first full week. Top equine events scheduled from Monday, June 6, through Sunday, June 12, include barrel races, cow horse events, equine breed shows, fun shows, gymkhanas, horse training clinics, open shows, rodeos, speed shows, team roping, trail rides, and more.

This roster, though perhaps not exhaustive, includes as many Upper Midwestern horse highlights as possible for the specified period.

Ongoing through June 11

Iowa Circuit AQHA Shows – at Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa

Monday, June 6

Monday Horse Sale – at R and J Arena, Verndale, Minnesota

NOTE: June is National Great Outdoors Month across the United States.

June 7-12

Showplace Spring Spectacular I – at Lamplight Equestrian Center, Wayne, Illinois

Tuesday, June 7

5th Annual Summer Barrel Racing Series – at Winners Sircle Stables, Union Grove, Wisconsin
Le Aqua Na Riders Saddle Club Tuesday Morning Trail Ride – at Lake-Le-Aqua-Na State Park, Lena, Illinois
Open Lesson Day – at Kuenzi Equestrian Events, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Team Roping – at Wagner/Hillman, Minnesota

Wednesday, June 8

Bucking Cutter Barrel Series – at Ukkestad Arena, Rushford, Minnesota
Open Ride – at Prairie Rose Arena, Elkhart, Iowa

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June 9-12

Denison QH Show – at Crawford County Fairgrounds, Denison, Iowa
High School Rodeo State Finals – at Richland Center, Wisconsin

Thursday, June 9

Thursday Night Barrel Race and Pole Bending – at Oasis Equestrian Center, Lindstrom, Minnesota
Traditional Summer Gymkhana – at Red Ridge Ranch, Mauston, Wisconsin
Wazee Riders Show – at Black River Falls, Wisconsin

June 10-12

Donal Hancock Horsemanship Clinic – at Transitions Equestrian Center, La Porte, Indiana
Foundation Horsemanship Clinic with Justin Mundt – at Wrisky Ranch, Prescott, Wisconsin
Lee Smith Horsemanship Clinic – at RNR Ranch and Tack, St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin
NIHJA Horse Show – at Red Gate Farm, Hawthorne Woods, Illinois
North Star Gaited Horse Club Spring Trail Ride and Campout – at St. James Retreat, Shawano, Wisconsin
Roebke’s Run CCI/CIC I and II and HT – at Magister Equitum Stables, Hector, Minnesota
Saddlelite Riders Saddle Club WSCA Show at Washington County Fair Grounds, Stillwater, Minnesota
Trail/Cow Clinic – at Lazy S Stables, Oak Park, Minnesota

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June 10-13

Ranch Roping and Cow Working Clinic – at Lost Grove Stables, Eldridge, Iowa

June 10-19

POA Show – at Minnesota Equestrian Center, Winona, Minnesota

Friday, June 10

8th Annual Winneshiek Firemen’s Bull Bash – at Winnesiek County Fairgrounds, Decorah, Iowa
3 Barrels 2 Hearts – at St. Croix County Fairgrounds, Glenwood City, Wisconsin
4K Plus Summer Series – at 4K Plus Arena, Viola, Illinois
Coulee Region Riders Club Gymkhana – at Holmen, Wisconsin
Fox Hollow Farm Summer Jackpot Open 4D Barrel Races – at Fox Hollow Arena, Le Sueur, Minnesota
PRCC Friday Night Lights WSCA Game Show – at Polk County Fairgrounds, St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin
School’s Out for the Summer / Jackpot Barrels and Poles – at St. Croix County Fairgrounds, Glenwood City, Wisconsin
Summer Mini Fun Show Series – at OATs Rescue, Isanti, Minnesota
Washington County 4-H Horse Twilight Show – at Washington County Fair Park, West Bend, Wisconsin

June 11-12

23rd Annual Your Northerfield Sportsmen’s Club Horse Trail Ride – at York Ball Club, Osseo, Wisconsin
3Cans4Crohns / Tuff Enuf Ranch – at JJ Arena, Balsam Lake, Wisconsin
All American Miniature Horse Show – at Iowa Equestrian Center/Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
ApDRA Ride – at Palmyra, Wisconsin
Columbus Carriage Festival – at Fireman’s Park, Columbus, Wisconsin
Dune Riders Pony Club Little “d” Rally – at Bittersweet Farm, Pickett, Wisconsin
Iowa Associated Saddle Club – at Fort Dodge, Iowa
Iowa Palomino Exhibitors Association – at Ellsworth Equestrian Center, Iowa Falls, Iowa
Member Appreciation Ranch Clinic – at Idlewild Farms, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
NBHA Barrel Racing – at Lazy L Arena, Mondovi, Wisconsin
Northern Lights Versatility Ranch Horse Association – at UWRF, River Falls, Wisconsin
Outbuck Barrel and Speed Show Summer Buckle Series – at Outbuck Arena, Sheldon, Wisconsin
RCPC Dressage and CT Show – at Racine County Pony Club, Racine, Wisconsin
Reined Cow Horse Clinic with Lance Scheffel – at Twin Oaks Performance Arena, Loyal, Wisconsin
UBRA at Tuff Enuf Ranch, Balsam Lake, Wisconsin
USDF Adult Clinic with Betsy Steiner and Kathy Connelly – at Tempel Farm, Old Mill Creek, Illinois
UWRF Schooling Competition – at University of Wisconsin, River Falls, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Charity Classic Horse Show – at Jefferson, Wisconsin
Working Equitation Schooling Show and Clinic – at Team Hall Stables, Richmond, Illinois

As always, equestrians, exhibitors, vendors, volunteers, and other attendees are urged to contact event hosts or organizers directly for show bills, flyers, or additional information. Many of these equestrian events require advance sign-ups.

Saturday, June 11

2016 Twi-Light Show Series – at Washington County Fair Park, West Bend, Wisconsin
4th Annual Larry Hess Memorial and Fun Show – at Kickin S Stables, Center Point, Iowa
AQHA Show – at Northwest Saddle Club Grounds, North Branch, Minnesota
Beginners Roping Clinic – at RNR Ranch and Tack, St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin
BRR Speed Fun Show – at Black River Riders, Medford, Wisconsin
Cutting Jackpot and Sorting Practice – at Racine, Minnesota
Fundamentals of Natural Horsemanship – at Double K Equine, Brimfield, Illinois
Gallatin County Speed Show – at New Fairground Arena, Ridgway, Illinois
IDCTA Dressage and CT Schooling Show – at Sunflower Farms, Bristol, Wisconsin
Midwest Gypsy Horse Association Show – at Jefferson County Fairgrounds, Jefferson, Wisconsin
MS Talk Fundraiser Show - at  DeWitt County Riding Club, Lane, Illinois
North-End Mid State Association Open WSCA Horse Show – at Carver County Fairgrounds, Waconia, Minnesota
Obstacle Course Challenge – at Changing Winds Equine Therapy, Withee, Wisconsin
Open English Show / Ozaukee County Horse and Pony Project – at Ozaukee County Fair Grounds, Cedarburg, Wisconsin
Pleasure and Speed Fundraiser Horse Show – at Dewitt County Riding Club, Lane, Illinois
Sorensen Park June Schooling Show – at Sorensen Equestrian Park, East Troy, Wisconsin
Speed Show – at ROC Ranch, Oconto Falls, Wisconsin
Three Barrels Two Hearts One Dream / Triple R Riding Club Fun Show – at Smoking Gun Ranch, Antigo, Wisconsin
Trail Ride and Pig Roast Fundraiser for Brett Folkedahl – at Kewauskum, Wisconsin
Tried n’ True South of the River Riders Open NSCA O-Mok-See Show – at Simons Arena, Cannon Falls, Minnesota
Waukau Flying Mane Club Pleasure Show – at Omro, Wisconsin
West 20 Open Pleasure Horse Series – at West 20 Ranch and Saddle Company, East Troy, Wisconsin
Working Equitation Schooling Show – at Karmik Acres, Woodstock, Illinois
WSCA Games Show – at Washington County Fairgrounds, Stillwater, Minnesota

Late changes or cancellations are always a possibility with equestrian events. Auditors, horse owners, riders, trainers, volunteers, vendors, spectators, and others are wise to double-check Upper Midwest horse happening details before going.

Sunday, June 12

Iowa Pepper’s Legacy Horse Show – at Hidden Tower Stable, Harvard, Illinois
2016 Kenosha County 4-H Open Pleasure Series – at Kenosha County Fairgrounds, Wilmot, Wisconsin
ABU Arabian Horse Club Open Horse Show – at Francis Field Fairground, New Lenox, Wisconsin
Badger Horse Show Association Show – at Rusty B Arena, Westfield, Wisconsin
Barron County Open Fun Show – at Barron County Fairgrounds, Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Dressage and Jumping Show / Ozaukee County Horse and Pony Project – at Ozaukee County Fair Grounds, Cedarburg, Wisconsin
Fun Show – at Barron County Fairgrounds, Rice Lake, Wisconsin
Hoofbeats for Charity to Benefit Central Illinois Riding Therapy – at Bloomington, Illinois
IDCTA Mini Event and CT – at Fox Valley Saddle Association, Hampshire, Illinois
Open Ride – at Prairie Rose Arena, Elkhart, Iowa
Peppers Legacy Open Horse Show – at Hidden Tower Stables, Harvard, Illinois
PTS/Place to Start Open Hunter Jumper Show – at Cross Winds Farm, Marengo, Wisconsin
Quad County Saddle Club Horse Show – at Madrid, Iowa
RCPC Dressage Schooling Show – at Racine County Pony Club, Racine, Wisconsin
River Run Pony Club Free Riding Lesson and Open House – at Heartland Equestrian Center, Custer, Wisconsin
Rock County Horse and Pony Club Open Speed Show – at Shotliff Farms, Evansville, Wisconsin
Silver Buckle Summer Series – at Plymouth, Minnesota
Tracy Porter Trail and Obstacle Clinic – at Lakefield Farm, Grafton, Wisconsin
Waukau Flying Mane Club Speed Show – at Omro, Wisconsin

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