Meadow to host horse show

Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 1:58 pm

The Virginia Arabian Sport Horse Show will be held this weekend at The Meadow Event Park.

The show begins 8 p.m. Saturday and runs until 9-10 p.m. Hours Sunday are 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Admission is free, and the barns will be open to visitors throughout the weekend.

The show also will feature an exhibition by the Budweiser Clydesdales at noon on Sunday.

The show, sponsored by the Virginia Arabian Horse Association, will feature competition in dressage, sport horse, and English trail.

Saturday will feature classes for Arabian sport horses shown in hand, and Saturday night will showcase Arabian sports horse under saddle classes and the championships. Sunday will feature two rings of Arabian horse dressage.

A concession stand will be open on the grounds.

Organizers point out there is little shade on the site, so visitors should be prepared for a hot weekend.

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