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NEWS

  • To all exhibitors:  please read this Open Letter from our Show Secretary Team.

  • SPONSORS NEEDED! We need your help to offer great awards and fun classes.  All members who bring in a cash sponsor of $250 or more will receive a free stall for 1 night at the OPHC show of their choice. Members who bring in a cash sponsor of $500 or more will receive a free stall for 2 nights at the OPHC show of their choice. The 2018 sponsorship form can be found here.

  • OPHC is thrilled to announce that we will be offering 19 APHA Championship classes at our Mid-Summer Classic show on July 21st & 22nd at the Ancaster Fairgrounds.  Please click here for details.
  • The very popular $200 added Shur-Gain Walk-Trot Challenge classes will run again in 2018! These classes will be held on June 17th, August 12th & September 9th. Click here for details. Thank you to Shur-Gain for their continued support of the OPHC!
  • New in 2018! Youth/Amateur Team Tournament! Click here for details.
  • ATTENTION OPHC EXHIBITORS. Due to an increase in costs at the Ancaster Fairgrounds, the price of hydro hookups will increase to $50/night and the stall cancellation fee will increase to $50.  Stall prices will remain unchanged at $60 for 1 day shows and $110 for 2 day shows.
 

NEW FOR 2018

  • Amateur Halter points will no longer be applied to an exhibitors Novice Amateur overall point tally.
  • Novice Amateur exhibitors must own or lease the horse s/he exhibits.
  • Amateur Walk-Trot will be treated as it's own division, including the ability to win year-end & day awards.
  • Yearling In-Hand Trail will be offered at the July, August & September shows.
 

REMINDERS

  • Dogs are NOT permitted in the show arena while a show is in progress. Please keep all dogs away from the rail while a show is in progress in the outdoor pen. Dogs MUST be leashed at all times while on the show grounds.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Entries for Futurity classes will be accepted at the regular fee until September 1st. Entries received after September 1st will be accepted at double the regular fee.
 
The popular $200 added Shur-Gain Walk Trot Challenge will be running at this show. The entry fee is only $20 and the class is open to all APHA registered horses and all exhibitors. Show english or western!
 
Butler Show Horses has generously sponsored an Amateur Hunter Under Saddle Stake and an Amateur Western Pleasure Stake. These classes are open to all Amateurs riding either Regular Registry or Solid Paint Bred APHA Horses. The entry fee is only $10 and there is $100 added to each class. Payback will be per the OPHC Futurity Schedule.
 
Please join us on Saturday night for a Pig Roast! All exhibitors will receive 2 free tickets to the dinner. Additional tickets are available for $5 each. Thank you to Kris Simpson for her generous sponsorship of this event!
 
Stall, shavings & hook up requests should be submitted to Maegan Hollinshead on or before September 1st.

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2018 SHOW SCHEDULE

SPRING KICK OFF - May 20 & 21

SIGNS OF SUMMER - June 17

APHA CHAMPIONSHIP & MID-SUMMER CLASSIC - July 21 & 22

COLOURS OF SUMMER - August 12

FALL FLING & FUTURITY - September 8 & 9

 

CLINICS & SPECIAL EVENTS

 
 

POINTS & AWARDS

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