Arizona Quarter Horse sponsors and promotes numerous events throughout the year including social and competitive Trail Rides, ranch competitions, clinics, cuttings, youth scholarship shows and AQHA shows and special events.
Calendar of Events at a Glance
Download – 2021 membership form
Save The date for 2022
Awards Banquet and Year End Celebration
SAVE THE DATE FOR 2022 – JANUARY 16,2022
ALL OPEN AND OWNERS MUST HAVE AN AzQHA MEMBERSHIP FOR YEAR END POINTS TO COUNT.
2021 SHOW CALENDAR
download 2021 calendar – 2021 show calendar UPDATED
Dec 31 -JANUARY 3 ARIZONA NATIONAL LIVESTOCK QUARTER HORSE SHOW- 1 EVENT * NOT CANCELLED Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact: ANLS 602-258-8568 Download show premium – http://www.anls.org click on AQHA horse show. Show to 4 judges one time, $2500 added money to our Pro/Ama events – Pro/Ama Ranch Riding Thursday and Pro/Ama Trail on Friday! Don’t miss out! Entries & Stalls due Dec 1, 2020 Stalls are entered and paid online at www.anls.fairwire.com download premium – 21 anls all show premium
Cancelled AzQHA/AzQHYA YEAR END AWARDS BANQUET & HALL OF FAME Location: Scottsdale, AZ The unique corporate event venue’s desert setting and atmosphere make it the only one of its kind in Scottsdale and Phoenix. The venue is on private land and is conveniently located only a short drive from all of the valley’s top resorts, off of Scottsdale road and Jomax. Get ready for an unforgettable event. www.desertfoothills.com Contact: AzQHA Office 623-869-8037 Pick up your year end awards at Sun Circuit. – see above for pick up instructions.
JANUARY 27-31 SAQHA “SHAMROCK” QUARTER HORSE SHOW & VRH SHOW-1 EVENT * Location: Horseshoe Park Queen Creek, AZ Contact: Carol Whittaker- 520-907-8286 or www.saqha.org
TBA AzQHYA RANCH RIDING CLINIC-with Debbie Cooper
Location: J Ranch- 3701 E. Pinnacle Peak Rd Phoenix, AZ 85050- just east of Cave Creek Rd on Pinnacle Peak Rd on the South side of road. There are lots of jumps at the front of the ranch, go to the covered arena for clinic. Clinic from 10am-4pm – Audit $80.00 – riding spots $200.00 Lunch included
FEBRUARY 6&7 AzQHA NO BLING CIRCUIT SHOW – 1 EVENT * This show is DOUBLE JUDGED and class fees are doubled- Classes are AQHA Youth, Amateur, Open are $28.00 for each class, Level 1 youth, level 1 amateur and Rookie $26.00 and all breed and walk trot is $24.00 FEB 2021 TRAIL PATTERNS FEB NO BLING 21 SHOW PATTERNS Location: Horse Lovers Park, Phoenix, AZ Contact: Dana Yingling 480-239-5381 ENTRIES email to firstname.lastname@example.org more info at www.azqha.org click on single day shows download- FEB 6 & 7 2021 NO BLING CLASSES feb 6 7 2021 no bling show rules(double Judged) feb 6 7 2021 ENTRY FORM
FEBRUARY 26-MARCH 7 ARIZONA SUN CIRCUIT QUARTER HORSE SHOW & VRH SHOW -1 EVENT * Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact: Doug Huls- 480-390-6867 or www.suncircuit.com
APRIL 23-25 AzQHA NO BLING CIRCUIT 1-EVENT * 23rd cattle classes, 24th reining/ranch, 25th rail
Location: Horse Lovers Park, Phoenix, AZ Contact: Dana Yingling 480-239-5381 ENTRIES email to email@example.com more info at www.azqha.org click on single day shows THIS SHOW IS DOUBLE JUDGED APRIL 23 24 25 2021 NO BLING CLASSES April 23 24 25 2021 no bling show rules april 23 24 25 2021 ENTRY FORM
MAY 22 &23 AzQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE & CLINIC Sonoita 1-EVENT * DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM AZQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE ENTRY FORM… Contact Carol Belmore- email firstname.lastname@example.org
June 19&20 AzQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE & CLINIC Sonoita 1-EVENT * DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM AZQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE ENTRY FORM… Contact Carol Belmore- email email@example.com
JULY 1-11 THE CELEBRATION SHOW (INCLUDES WESTERN STATES CHAMPIONSHIP) Location: South Point, Las Vegas, NV – ALL SHOWS ARE APPROVED FOR AzQHA YEAR END POINTS. 1-EVENT* Contact www.thecelebrationcircuit.com or www.westernstateschampionship.com
SEPT 23-26 ARIZONA FALL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 1-EVENT *
Location: Westworld, Scottsdale, AZ Contact: Doug Huls 480-390-6867 or www.azfallchampionship.com
SEPT 24-26 AzQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE & CLINIC 1-EVENT* JUST ADDED! TRAIL RIDE SEPT 24TH DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM AZQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE ENTRY FORM… Location: Aguila, Az Contact Carol Belmore- email firstname.lastname@example.org
OCT 8-10 SONOITA QUARTER HORSE SHOW /No Bling show 1-EVENT * Location: Santa Cruz County Fair Grounds, Sonoita, AZ Contact Karen Siefer, Show Manager 520-425-6393 download premium at www.sonoitafairgrounds.com/qha/
DEC 4&5 DORN PARKINSON MEMORIAL SHOW (renamed from appreciation show) 1-EVENT * Location: Queen Creek, AZ Contact Connie Hay at email@example.com or contact AzQHA office at 623-869-8037 – Free BBQ lunches for exhibitors Saturday and Sunday, NRCHA added money to Saturdays NRCHA classes- AzRCHA approved show. Cutting,Working cow horse, Speed events, Rookie classes, All Breed and Walk trot classes. New Hotel open now just around the corner. Host Hotel- Hampton Inn in Queen Creek 20768 E. Maya Rd, Queen Creek, 85142- 480-888-7474 group rate $129.00 per room. 21 Dec show rules 21 dec show entry form 21 dec show class list queen creek updated 10 1
DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE – Contact each show to confirm.
*1-Event- means that the total shows or circuits counts as 1 event for our year end awards.
2020 YOUTH QUALIFYING: DATES START MAY 1, 2019 & END APRIL 31, 2020
Make sure to check out the AzQHA website under ABOUT the year end awards, to make sure you are up to date on all year end awards that are given out this year. Great awards for the all around winners in the Versatility Ranch Horse shows.
NOMINATE FOR HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
The nomination committee for the Hall of Fame needs your help in nominating inductees to the AzQHA Hall of Fame. Go online to www.azqha.org click on About Us and you will see the tab for the nominee form. You can nominate a person or a horse. So if you know of someone or a horse that should be in the AzQHA Hall of Fame for 2020
2020 emo qualifying download