Horse Show

Rodeo Austin is proud to showcase two horse shows during the annual Fair and Rodeo. Equine enthusiasts are invited to compete in the American Quarter Horse Association and American Paint Horse Association Youth Show and the Gold Stirrup.

The online entry for the AQHA/APHA Youth Show and Gold Stirrup is closed. Paperwork and payment must be postmarked by February 1 and mailed to Rodeo Austin. Late entries for AQHA/APHA are accepted through check-in. Call 512-919-3000 for more information. Late entries for Gold Stirrup are not accepted.


Horse Show Schedule

Gold Stirrup Horse Show:

Arrival: Friday, March 10

Show: Saturday, March 11

AQHA/APHA Youth Show: 

Arrival: Thursday, March 16

Show: Friday, March 17

Rodeo Austin has partnered with Hotels for Hope to bring you some great choices when it comes to Austin hotels. For every room night booked and stayed, Rodeo Austin receives a $2 donation towards the scholarship program! Check out the link below to book your hotel room. Rooms are booking fast!

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AQHA/APHA Entry Forms

In addition to completing the online entry process, please download the entry forms and submit to the Rodeo Austin office Attn: AQHA/APHA by February 1, 2017.

Gold Stirrup Entry Forms

In addition to completing the online entry process, please download the required entry forms and mail to the Rodeo Austin Office Attn: Gold Stirrup by February 1, 2017. Late entries are not accepted.

Horse Show Judges

AQHA/APHA Judge A: John Briggs; Pilot Point, TX

AQHA/APHA Judge B: Nancy Wilde; Lone Oak, TX

Gold Stirrup Judge: Becky Terrell; Sanger, TX 

Gold Stirrup Trail Judge: Tiffany Jenkins-Zeitouni; Huntsville, TX

RODEO AUSTIN - MARCH 10-24, 2018