This event will feature four divisions of competitors: Youth in Hand, Teen in Hand, Teen Riding and Adult Riding – all showcasing their training progress with their Mustang just over 100 days out of the wild. The competition will take place every day of the expo and will feature a live auction/adoption of the participating Mustangs at the conclusion on Sunday, March 25th.
Visit the Teens and Oregon Mustangs website for details on the contestants and updates on their progress!
Mustang Pick-Up December 2, 2017
All events will be held in the Akins Trailer Sales (Calapooia) Arena at the Northwest Horse Fair & Expo
Thursday 6:00 pm – “Showmanship and Body Condition” there is no admission fee for the Thursday evening session – none of the barns or expo buildings will be open to the public on Thursday evening.
Friday 6:00 pm – “Youth In-Hand, Teen In-Hand and Freestyle”
Saturday 9:30 am – 11:30 am – “Teen Riding and Body Conditioning Showdown”
Saturday 6:00 pm – “Adult Riding”
Sunday 1:30 pm – “Results, Awards and Auction”
For those wishing to bid in the auction and adopt a Mustang into a forever home, you must pre-register with the BLM. This can be done anytime throughout the expo, prior to the start of the auction, at the BLM booth located in the Santiam building.
A number of equine artists have been recruited to teach workshops and seminars and to judge model horse shows for 2018. The event will include an Open Model Show on Friday. Saturday will feature workshops and model signing. Sunday will offer a Youth/Novide Model Horse Show. Every day will offer Free Stablemates (miniature model horse) painting for kids 18 & under.
Information on entries, the complete schedule and list of available workshops can be found here: BreyerWest