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2020 Additional Information – Horse   arrow

Horse Fair Page

Welcome to the 4-H horse show information page for the Boulder County Fair.

ENTRY DEADLINE: AUGUST 3, 2020  (note: you must have all of your videos complete and ready to share a url link of each video when you do your entries.)

* HORSE: All Horse Family Email – Coming soon  

* See the Horse Section of the “Virtual Show Process” – Linky (Virtual Show process-livestock directions combined document- hosted on the livestock page)

  • * Do you need to reserve an arena for taking your videos? Go to this link to make a reservation if you have no other access to an arena: We have scheduled times for the Indoor arena on Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th for those who do not have access to their own arena. Sign up for your family time here : SIGN UP GENIUS:
    • Please note that you must do this as an individual family and no more than 10 people can be in the indoor at a time. If you arrive early you need to wait at your vehicle until the person in front of you has left. Please be respectful and leave on time so others can use the arena.


Listed below are the patterns for each of your classes for the Boulder County Fair 4-H Horse Show. Please work with your 4-H Leader to determine what classes you are eligible to enter. Upload your videos of your classes by the Entry deadline.

Showmanship Patterns

Showmanship Unrated Junior

Showmanship Unrated Intermediate

Showmanship Unrated Senior

Showmanship L1 Junior

Showmanship L1 Intermediate

Showmanship L1 Senior

Showmanship L2 All Ages

Showmanship L3 All Ages

Showmanship L4 All Ages

English Patterns

English Control L1

English Control L2

English Control L3 & L4

English Horsemanship L1

English Horsemanship L2

English Horsemanship L3 & L4

Western Patterns

Western Riding L1

Western Riding L2

Western Riding L3 & L4

Western Horsemanship L1

Western Horsemanship L2

Western Horsemanship L3 & L4

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.