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Horse Shows Events located in New Hampshire

HorseShowCentral > Shows Calendar > New Hampshire

Find New Hampshire horse shows here, with names, dates, location, and types of classes that each of the NH shows offer.

In New Hampshire the most popular uses of horses are in horse shows, for pleasure riding and of course in the state’s scenic trail rides, and light breeds are the most common of all breeds in the state. There are three counties in NH that have traditionally claimed the highest number of horses: HIllsborough, Merrimack and Rockingham. Of course Rockingham once upon a time was the location for flat racing.

NH has many training and teaching stables, and a lot of day camps for young horsemen, plus very active 4H, with horse shows.

The University of NH offers academic plus hands-on learning in their famous equine program that includes USEF/USEA recognized horse shows, mainly eventing and dressage.

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Standard show ads are only $5 for an entire year; Featured ads $49 or less.



Entries in the Horse Show Calendar appear below in the following order: Featured ads first, followed by the $5 Standard ads. Within each section shows are ordered by “start date”.
Name Dates Breeds Disciplines State Results

Standard New Hampshire Shows

NHAHA Summer Jubilee Open Horse Show
NHAHA class A show of the year.
August 11, 2016 to
August 13, 2016
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New Hampshire
Basic New Hampshire Shows
Deerfield Fair September 29, 2016 to
October 2, 2016
Deerfield, New Hampshire
University of New Hampshire HT September 24, 2016 to
September 25, 2016
Durham, New Hampshire
Lancaster Fair Horse Show September 1, 2016 to
September 5, 2016
Lancaster, New Hampshire
Longfellow Farm Summer Dressage August 28, 2016
Nottingham, New Hampshire
Oyster River Dressage II August 14, 2016
Durham, New Hampshire
Oyster River Dressage I August 13, 2016
Fremont, New Hampshire
Northshore Horsemen - Hunter July 31, 2016
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Summer Series Dressage at the Tack Shack II July 13, 2016
Freemont, New Hampshire
University of NH Dressage Show II June 26, 2016
Brookfield, New Hampshire
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New Hampshire Horse Shows by Month

Anyone involved with horses in New Hampshire wants to know which shows occur where, each month. These shows and their locations within the state, and their start dates, is a 'need to know' situation and changes from year to year, The months in which New Hampshire provides three or more shows are:

Aug    Jun    May    Sep   

New Hampshire Horse Shows and Classes for Breeds

Shows for breeds and events/classes in New Hampshire are of great interest to those living in the state, or nearby. Of course, often a state offers one of more shows that pull in many entries from around the country. Breeds for which New Hampshireoffers at least 3 chances to hit the show ring are as follows:
American Saddlebred    Appaloosa    Arabian    Friesian    Morgan    Paint    Quarter Horse    Thoroughbred    Warmblood   

New Hampshire Horse Shows with the following discipline classes

New Hampshire shows based on a single discipline or shows that offer specific discipline classes is importantly useful for all exhibitors who reside in or near this state.   Disciplines for which New Hampshire offers at least 3 opportunities for showing are as follows:

Cntry Plsr    Dressage    Drvng    Eng. Plsr    Equitation    Gaited    Hunter    Saddleseat    Sho Plsr    WSTRN PLSR