Presenting three exciting and competitive horse shows each year with more than $1 million at the World’s Championship Horse Show. Click here to visit World's Championship Horse Show website.
World’s Championship Horse Show
The richest and most prestigious Saddlebred show, attracting spectators and competitors from around the world. This ticketed event takes place August 18-25, 2018 during the Kentucky State Fair. To learn more, click here to visit the World's Championship Horse Show website.
Miniature Horse Show
A true crowd pleaser, the Miniature Horse Show spans three days and features equestrian minis competing in more than 80 classes based on size, gender and age. Taking place on Thursday August 16 at 7:00 p.m., Friday, August 17 at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 18th at 6:00 p.m. in Broadbent Arena.
Contact Charlotte Chowning by email at [email protected] or by phone at 502-418-7743 for more information.
Quarter Horse Show
The show includes events sanctioned by the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA), the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA), the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA), and The Ranch Sorting National Championships (RSNC).
Competitions include cutting, reining, western pleasure, horsemanship, trail, showmanship, halter, hunter under saddle, equitation, ranch sorting, team penning, barrel racing, pole bending, rescue race, flag race, speed race and roping events.
This year’s show takes place August 6-11, 2018. Show admission is free and open to the public in Broadbent Arena and Freedom Hall. Parking is $10 per vehicle at the gate.
See Below for the 2018 Kentucky State Fair Quarter Horse Showbill and Entry documents.
KSF Pay Premiums To Form
QH General Entry Application
KSF QH Rules
QH Pocket Schedule Showbill
QH Penning, Sorting, and Roping Entry Form
4-H Horse Show
The show features hunter (flat and fences), saddleseat (trotting), walking, mountain, racking, contest, western and miniature events. Dates for the 2018 Kentucky State Fair- 4-H Horse show are July 1-7, 2018. Show admission is free and open to the public. Parking is $10 per vehicle at the gate.