St. Louis National Charity Horse Show Presents: Time to Ride®
Date: September 23, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: The National Equestrian Center at Lake St. Louis
6880 Lake St Louis Blvd, Lake St Louis, MO 63367
Sponsored by: St. Louis National Charity Horse Show
American Horse Council
GaitWay Horse Association (GWHA, Inc.)
Friends of Sound Horses (FOSH)
St. Louis National Charity Horse Show Presents: Time to Ride®, a FREE event open to children ages 3-14 years accompanied by a parent or legal guardian with a signed liability release. Children with helmets (loaners provided on site, or parent/guardian may bring) will be allowed to ride horses / ponies at a walk while being led by an experienced handler and accompanied by the parent or legal guardian in an enclosed arena. The purpose of the event will be to introduce children to the joy of equestrian sports by giving them a riding experience. Additional activities will include a horse breed demonstration held twice during the day and a petting area with horses, donkeys, and ponies. This event will be held indoors and concessions will be available. Representatives of local barns and equine programs will be available to discuss riding lessons, horse leasing, horse ownership, and answer any questions children or adults may have about the wonderful world of horses and ponies and the various horse and pony breeds.
Child riders will be accommodated on a first come, first serve basis with line tickets being issued starting at 10 a.m., rides starting at 11 a.m. and are limited to the first 1,000 riders. Donations to the St. Louis National Charity Horse Show, a 501(c)(3) organization, will be gratefully accepted but are not required to ride.
For More Information, Contact: Gina Vehige,
ph: 636 448 8947 or
Debbie Erickson
ph: 314 267 8549