2011 Equine Celebration Schedule
(Tentative)

22nd Annual

Equine Celebration is a production of the Missouri Equine Council, Inc.

"Uniting Missouri's Equine Industry"

Main Arena / Seminar Room / Arena 2

 

ANNOUNCER: Mr. Tom Whittle

Friday, January 21, 2011

9:00 -5:00       Steve Lantvit, Clinician, Trainer, Instructor - Highgrove Farm, LaPorte, IN

5:00 – 5:15      Opening Ceremonies

5:30 - 6:15      Ultimate Equestrian Challenge TM

6:15-6:30        Industry Issues – Karen Craighead

6:30 – 7:15      Ultimate Equestrian Challenge TM

7:30 – Close     EXCA

           

Saturday, January 22, 2011

9:00 – 10:30      Steve Lantvit, Clinician, Trainer, Instructor - Highgrove Farm, LaPorte, IN

10:30 – 10:40    Opening Ceremonies (Show Me Thunder Drill Team)

10:40 – 12:00    Horse Judging Workshop - Missouri Equine Council, Inc.

12:00-1:00        Steve Lantvit, Clinician, Trainer, Instructor - Highgrove Farm, LaPorte, IN

1:00-2:00          Show Me Mounted Shooters

3:00 – 4:00        Steven Lantvit, Clinician, Trainer, Instructor - Highgrove Farm, LaPorte, IN

4:00 – 4:15        Awards Presentation:  MFA Saddle Award, Ride Mo Awards; Arena Set up 

                        National Anthem

4:15-5:00           Ultimate Equestrian Challenge TM

5:00-5:15          MEC Annual Meeting

5:15-6:00          Ultimate Equestrian Challenge TM   

6:00-6:15          Break

6:15- 7:10         Ultimate Equestrian Challenge Finale TM

7:15 - Close       EXCA

Sat. Arena 2

9:00 – 10:30  Back Country Horsemen – packing demonstration, Bob Wagner

10:30 – 12:00  Miniature Clinic with Drew MacDannald

12:00 - 1:00   Gaited Mule Demonstration

1:00 – 2:00  Claudia Springer-Misner from Taura Farms, "How Elements of Dressage Can Improve Any Riding Discipline"

2:00 – 3:00  Holistic Horse Care by Cindy Cappel (live horse demo)

3:00 – 4:00  Mule Demonstration by Sam Shetler

Sat. Seminar Room

10:00 – 10:30    Saddle & Leather Care Demo - Jeff Woodberry, Eugene, MO

 10:30 – 11:00    Farrier Q&A  -  Trace Price, Harisburg, MO

 11:00 – 12:00    Industry Issues Panel

1:00 – 1:30     Equine Dentistry by Allison LaCarruba, DVM

1:30-2:30       Horse Judging Reasons

 

Sunday, January 23, 2011

9:00 – 10:00     Cowboy Church – with Tommy Thompson from Capital City Regional Cowboys for Christ, and John & Kristie Gray, music

10:00 – 11:00   Dennis Cappel - Think Before You Ride (horse-human relationship building)

11:00 – 12:00   Trail Riding Training by Tim Brock from BC Stables

12:00 - 1:00     Steve Lantvit, Clinician, Trainer, Instructor - Highgrove Farm, LaPorte, IN

1:00 - 1:15     National Anthem

1:15 - Close    EXCA FINALE

 

Sun. Arena 2

10:00 – 11:00 Miniature Horse Clinic - Driving by Drew & Alicia McDannald

11:00 – 12:00  Claudia Springer-Misner from Crown Hill Farm Dressage

12:00 - 1:00  Warm up for EXCA riders

1:00 – 3:00  Show Me Thunder Equestrian Drill Team & Clinic

 

Sun. Seminar Room

10:00 - 11:00   Fodder Solutions

11:00 – 12:00  Back Country Horsemen of Mo. (LNT) Leave No Trace class

11:30 – 12:30  Show Me Thunder Equestrian Drill Team

 

ADMISSION

$8 admission
3 Day pass  - $20
Friday until 5:00 discounted  rate - $5
10 and under are free
No Pets  
No Smoking

 

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:

Congratulations to Marvin Bennett of Ashland, Missouri!

Mr. Bennett has logged 3,901 hours of trail riding in the Ride Missouri Program. His goal is to log a total of 4,000 hours by the end of the year. That is quite an achievement! MEC is keeping our fingers crossed that you make that goal!

MO Equine Council