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Horse Shows Events located in New Mexico

HorseShowCentral > Shows Calendar > New Mexico

Find New Mexico horse shows here, with names, dates, location, and types of classes that each of the NM shows offer. Out of 70,000 or more horses in NM, over 60% are used for horse showing and recreation. That’s a lot of horse show, event competitions! Not only is trail riding popular but also riding vacations and tourism, as well as rodeos and Navajo Reservation rodeos. Hipico Santa Fe NM and Horse Park is said to be the top equestrian center for horse shows in the southwest.

New Mexico also offers a good range of race tracks: Sunland Park Raceway, Ruidoso Downs Racetrack, Sunray Racecourse and Downs at Albuquerque. There is a long standing tradition of racing in NM. For example Ruidoso Downs has hosted live racing since 1947 and later also hosted the All American Futurity.

New Mexico State Univ. offers many varied equine science and equine programs in general, including Therapeutic Riding. NM also offers a Trainer Showcase & Horse Expo each year.

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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

Standard New Mexico Shows

Zia Classic I and II
Presented by AHA of New Mexico.
May 10, 2017 to
May 12, 2017
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New Mexico

Basic New Mexico Shows

NMQHA LOEC -Land of Enchantment Circuit April 27, 2017 to
April 30, 2017
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Region 8 Sporthorse Championship May 13, 2017 to
May 14, 2017
NMHJA Summer Opener June 2, 2017 to
June 4, 2017
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Southwest Quarter Horse Association June 24, 2017 to
June 25, 2017
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Green Chili Classic Paint show July 15, 2017 to
July 16, 2017
Stanley, New Mexico
Santa Fe Summer Series Welcome Week HJ July 19, 2017 to
July 23, 2017
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Dressage at Santa Fe I & II July 22, 2017 to
July 23, 2017
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Santa Fe Summer Series Fiesta HJ August 2, 2017 to
August 6, 2017
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Santa Fe Summer Series Grand Prix HJ August 9, 2017 to
August 13, 2017
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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New Mexico Horse Shows and Classes for Breeds

Shows for breeds and events/classes in New Mexico 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 Mexico offers at least 3 chances to hit the show ring are as follows:
Arabian    Paint    Quarter Horse    Thoroughbred    Warmblood   

New Mexico Horse Shows with the following discipline classes

New Mexico 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 Mexico offers at least 3 opportunities for showing are as follows:

Drvng    Eng. Plsr    Equitation    Dressage    Jumper    Hunter    Barrel Racing    Reining    TRAIL    WSTRN PLSR    WSTRN RDNG   

New Mexico Horse Shows by Month

Anyone involved with horses in New Mexico 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 Mexico provides three or more shows are:

Apr    May    Jul    Aug    Sep