Prizelist for the 2009 Dallas Harvest Horse Show Now Available
RELEASE: October 1, 2009
AUTHOR/ADMINISTRATOR: By Lauren Fisher
Southbound Show Management is pleased to announce that the prizelist for the 2009 Dallas Harvest Horse Show is now available online at www.southboundshows.com
. The 2009 Dallas Harvest Horse Show is set to return to the beautiful Texas Rose Horse Park in scenic Tyler, TX, this year and will be held the week of October 28-Novermber 1, 2009. The Dallas Harvest Horse Show benefits Habitat for Horses and is one of the largest fundraisers for the program.
The most prestigious 'AA' rated horse show in Texas, the Dallas Harvest Horse Show is sanctioned and recognized by the United States Equestrian Federation, rated 'AA' in hunters and three-star in jumpers. The show is also 'A' rated through its affiliation with the Texas Hunter Jumper Association. This year's show will feature top judges from throughout the country, including Linda Andrisani, Rob Bielefeld, Carl Hansen, Mike Lowry, and Lewis Pack.
The 2009 Dallas Harvest Horse Show competition highlights include Thursday's $3,000 Nordic Lights Welcome Stake; Friday's $5,000 Jumper Classic and $10,000 2009/2010 Chronicle of the Horse
/United States Hunter Jumper Association International Hunter Derby beginning at 4 p.m.; Saturday's Halloween Spooktacular featuring Horse and Rider Costume Contest and Parade, Spookiest Barn Contest and Trick or Treat Extravaganza, Habitat Horse Decorating Contest and Parade; and Sunday's EMO Equitation Cup Year-End Final, $25,000 Harvest Grand Prix benefiting Habitat for Horses, and $2,500 Children's/Adult Jumper Classic.
Dallas Harvest Horse Show is known for its great hospitality, friendly ambiance and top competition. In addition to great classes there will be many exhibitor parties, including the Hunter Derby Benefit Reception, Saturday Evening Dinner and "Team Calcutta," Sunday Grand Prix Brunch, a silent auction and a chance to get "up close and personal" with a special group of Habitat Horses. Southbound Show Management and the Dallas Harvest Horse Show have also been selected as the presenting horse show for the 2009 South Central Region Year-End World Champion Hunter Rider Awards.
The Dallas Harvest Horse Show is a very active supporter and contributor to Habitat for Horses. This charity has been in operation for the past 11 years. Habitat for Horses is an instrumental organization that saves distressed horses and provides a safe and secure home while rehabilitating them for adoption. Habitat for Horses is the largest equine protection organization in the country.
Habitat works hand-in-hand with law enforcement to uphold all animal cruelty laws and seek justice for those who mistreat horses. Through the wonderful employees and volunteers of the organization, Habitat for Horses has created and implemented educational outreach programs. Their facility creates a sanctuary for horses that are available for adoption, foster, and retirement.
Habitat is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and well-being of all horses. Without the help of the public, this program would not continue. Donations and volunteers help keep Habitat for Horses in operation. For more information, please contact Habitat for Horses at (866) 434-5737.
Tables and tickets for the Hunter Derby Reception are available. Tables of eight for the hunter derby reception are available at $500 per table for priority front row seating or at $400 per table. Tickets for the hunter derby reception are available at $50 each and elevated tickets are available at only $20 per ticket. Seating is limited. Anyone interested can include a separate check with their entries, payable to Southbound Show Management, and send to Southbound Show Management, 785 W. Jester Rd., Argyle, TX 76226.
For more information on the 2009 Dallas Harvest Horse Show and to view the prizelist, please visit www.southboundsshows.com
For more information on Habitat for Horses, please visit www.habitatforhorses.org