The Lions Clubs of Warren County invites the public to attend its annual Walking Horse Show to be held at the Warren County A&L Fairgrounds Grandstand Arena on Friday, July 6, starting at 6 p.m.
There will be 31 classes beginning with a stick horse class for ages 6 and under. The grand finale will be the Walking Horse Trainers Association Riders Cup Walking Horse Stakes Class.
The Lions Club concessions stand will be open beside the grandstand and will serve hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, french fries and strawberry shortcake, along with other delicious food and drinks.
Gates will open for exhibitors at 2 p.m. and for spectators at 4 p.m. The show starts at 6 p.m. There will be music from 4 to 6 p.m. at the grandstand. Admission is $6 and children under 6 will be admitted free. Plenty of parking will be available.
Show judge will be Blake Simms. Mr. Simms is accredited by SHOW HIO, the horse industry organization dedicated to maintaining the highest standards in the walking horse industry.
The Lions Club will also be giving away a $100 door prize to one lucky spectator. You must be present to win. All monies raised will go to help individuals in our local area with eyeglasses, hearing aids and other needs.
To get a vendor application or for more information, contact any Lions Club member or David Pendergraph, show chairman, at 668-4003 (home), or Susie Davenport, show secretary, at 473-3234 (home), 473-9526 (work), or email firstname.lastname@example.org.