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Equestrian Events December, 2017 onward

Dates listed for New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York, send dates to lshupe@tapinto.net

Dec. 2-3 — Holiday Horse Shows, 9 a.m., Cheer for Lord Stirling Stable's students as they showcase the horsemanship skills that they have been working on in lessons. Show classes range from beginner through advanced jumping levels. A drill team performance highlights the lunch break each ...

EQUUS Film Festival Adds Stop In Maryland

December 13, 2017

TIMONIUM, Md. — First EQUUS Film Festival Tour Stop of 2018 will be hosted by the Maryland Horse Industry Board, Maryland State Fairgrounds, Maryland Horse Council and The Equiery.

It will be held at the Maryland State Fairgrounds Jan. 19 and 20. A collection of equine films, fresh from the EQUUS Film Festival in New York City, will be screened. Launching a new Equine Arts initiative, ...

Holiday Workshop with Santa at the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame

Goshen, N.Y. — The jingle-jangle of horse bells was associated with wintertime for so long that they came to be known as sleigh bells. This season, hear them ringing at the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame at 240 Main Street, Goshen, N.Y. on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 11 a.m. to – 1 p.m.

Join Santa for a photo in a one horse open sleigh, play games and enjoy craft time making a ...

Registration Begins Dec. 9 For Winter Riding Lessons at Lord Stirling

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for Winter Horseback Riding Classes at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J. 

Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate the absolute beginner through more advanced levels with jumping experience.  The ...

Dec. 13 Webinar Focuses Eco-Friendly Ways to Control Mud, Dust, Bugs and Weeds

Would you like to learn innovative, chore-efficient ways for mud management, least toxic pest control, managing odors, water conservation and on-farm recycling? Join The Homes for Horses Coalition for a free webinar on Dec. 13 at 3 p.m. to hear creative ways to put native plants to work on your farm including, rain gardens, dust barriers, visual screens, summer shade and ...