Experience The Horse/Horse Games
at Brooking Park located in Georgetown will be held on 

Saturday, September 8th, 2018

 

Pictures: Top Row Left to Right/Marie Tomacelli & DocHoliday, YMCA Camp Campbell Gard Winner – Ilva Cordia, Emma Colson & Lopin’, Group Photo w/Jim & Bourbon, Anya Newton, Jolene with Chance & Morris Rigdon & Lopin’ with Emma

2nd Row: Left to Right/Tami Anderson & HoneyBadger, Jolene Bennett & Chance of Luck, Jim King & Ky Bourbon & Allison Dunn with Ellie

 

Please join us for a day of fun, games and prizes – ALL BREEDS WELCOME!

Free Admission/Free Parking/Free Registration

 

  Registration begins at 9am at Brooking Park on Saturday, Sept. 8. Bring your horse for an exciting event filled with surprises, sure to bring a smile to your and your horse. 

NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURIES, ACCIDENTS, AND/OR THEFTS.
GAMES/CLASSES MAY BE DIVIDED/CHANGED AS NEEDED WITHOUT NOTICE AND ARE AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF THE PRESIDENT (MARIE TOMACELLI).
THE JUDGES’ DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND NO CORRESPONDENCE/DISCUSSION WILL BE ENTERED.
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE A PARTICIPANT(S)/HORSE(S) FROM THE GAMES AND NO CORRESPONDENCE/DISCUSSION WILL BE ENTERED.

Games are only $5 each to play and may/may not include:

  • Mini Gaucho Gauntlet
  • Barrel Dash
  • Baton Relay Race
  • Rat Round Up (Kids 10 and under ONLY!)
  • Kiddie Express (Kids 10 and under ONLY!)
  • Pony Express Race
  • Apple Race
  • H20-No Race!
  • Molasses Match Race
  • Granny Panty Race
  • Brent Says with a Red Solo!
  • Optional Games may include: Catalog Race, Horse Soccer and Musical Feed Bags

 

Experience the Horse Horse Games Class Description and Rules ←

 

Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for each game. Raffle tickets are also available for a chance to win fun prizes. Raffle tickets are $1 each or 6 ticket for $5. Tickets are sold at the event and you need not be present to win!

We would like to say a special “Thank you” and welcome back to our lovely and extremely honorable Judge, Robin Smith Comer and our humorous Announcer/Commentator extraordinaire, Brent Comer.
Please be sure to visit our sponsors and show your appreciation with your patronage for ALL they do! Our volunteers work very hard to ensure that you have a fun filled day, please remember to thank them!
We look forward to seeing you there!

~ Please remember to say “Thank you” by your patronage to all of our sponsors, and of course a smile with your thank you to our amazing volunteers that work so hard to bring you this event. We could not do this without our Sponsors and/or our Volunteers and we thank them from our hearts for ALL they do! ~

Not responsible for any injuries, accidents, and/or thefts.
Games/Classes may be divided/changed as needed without notice and are at the sole discretion of the President (Marie Tomacelli).
The judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence/discussion will be entered.
We reserve the right to refuse a Participant(s)/Horse(s) from the games and no correspondence/discussion will be entered.

 

SPONSORS

Festival of the Horse / Kentucky Horse Council / Kentucky Horse Park
Rodney’s on Broadway / Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott
YMCA Camp Campbell Gard / Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital / Feed Bucket
Bourbon 30 / Tammy’s T-Shirts / Equus Run Vineyards / Cracker Barrel
Heirlooms & Gretchens / Fava’s Restaurant / Applebee’s
Walmart / O’Charley’s / Galvin’s / Domino’s Pizza / Texas Roadhouse
Outback Steakhouse, 1957 Bryant Rd. Lexington, KY / Outback Steakhouse, 4001 Nicholasville Rd. Lexington, KY
Woodford Reserve / LuAnn’s This & That / Prodigy Vineyards / Renfro Valley / Panera Bread / Chick-fil-A
Cattleman’s Roadhouse / Southern States / Kroger
Ruby Tuesday’s / Bruster’s Real Ice Cream / Tractor Supply

 

QUESTIONS

Please email Marie at: mdocholiday@live.com.

 

2017 Experience the Horse/Horse Games Winners:

Games – Winners:

Gaucho Gauntlet – 1st Place: Morgan Sears on Cowboy,

2nd Place: Allison Dunn on Midnight Run Hallelujah,

3rd Place: AJ Choate on Red Eye

Donut Race – 1st Place: Allison Dunn on Midnight Run Hallelujah,

2nd Place: Ilva Cordia on Sue

Team Tacking Race –

1st Place: AJ Choate and Haley Stratton on Beauty,

2nd Place: Allison Dunn & Monica Sageser on Ellie

Rat Race – 1st Place: AJ,

2nd Place: Eliza

Kiddie Express – 1st Place: Eliza,

2nd Place: AJ

Pony Express – 1st Place: Kristen Anderson on Kipper,

2nd Place: Haley Stratton on Beauty

Molasses Match – 1st Place: Jim King on Ky Bourbon,

2nd Place: Natasha Raina on Charlie’s Thunder

H20 No – 1st Place: AJ Choate on Red Eye,

2nd Place: Tami Anderson on HoneyBadger

Granny Panty Race – 1st Place: Allison Dunn on Midnight Run Hallelujah,

2nd Place: Jim King on Ky Bourbon

Musical Feed Bags Race – 1st Place: Allison Dunn on Midnight Run Hallelujah,

2nd Place: Ilva Cordia on Sue

Brent Says – 1st Place/3-Way Tie: Tami Anderson on HoneyBadger, Allison Dunn on Midnight Run Hallelujah & Kristen Anderson on Kipper

 

Raffle Ticket Winners:

16in Pleasure Style Saddle Set w/Bridle and Breast Collar to match: Jim King

Gift Certificate for Equus Run Vineyards (select Winetasting & Private Tour): Jolene Bennett

Gift Certificate for Rodney’s on Broadway: Jolene Bennett

Gift Certificate for Renfro Valley: Morgan Sears

 

Special Mention: Jim King and Ky Bourbon participated in the Horse Games Saturday at Brooking Park, played a few and won a few. They packed-up and went over to ride in the Grand Parade where they won 2nd Place in Best of Parade.

They also attended the Horse Show put on by Bonnie Neuville on Sunday at Brooking Park and again came out as winners for the following classes: 2nd Place in the Jack Benny Class, 2nd Place in Open Western Pleasure Class, 2nd Place in Schooling Class, 2nd Place in Open Western Horsemanship and 1st Place in Open Western Pleasure Championship Class!

 


The Festival of the Horse is brought to you by a subcommittee of the Georgetown/Scott County Tourism Commission.

Visit us at www.georgetownky.com