The 4-H club members throughout the state come together to compete in the 2012 Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Fair’s Horse Show Saturday, October 20 at 9 a.m. in the Jacksonville Equestrian Center, 13611C Normandy Boulevard and is free to the public.
The show is open to all young equestrians ages 8 -18 in from Duval, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties. Contestant does not have to be an active member in the 4-H, however the show will be judged by Official Rules of the Florida 4-H Area and State Horse Shows. Equestrians may enter seven different classes of their choice such as Grooming and Conditioning, Showmanship, Horsemanship, Riding, Trail and more. Six individual placings, first through sixth, are awarded for each class.
The Horse Show is a free family friendly event which encourages interaction with local horse owners.
For official rules, stalling dates and times please visit the Premium Book section of the Jacksonville Fair Web site at www.jacksonvillefair.com.