Frequently Asked Questions


Where do I park my trailer?

Trailer parking map provided at arrival. Pick up passes in the show office to avoid paying to park.

How do I find out where my stall is?

Map is located in the stabling office next to the show office. For further questions call Tom Carlson at 860-595-9689 or Patti Harnois at 561-758-5362.

How do I order hay and shavings?

Please call Colleen Morrissey at 813-917-6707

When is the Coliseum ticketed warm-up?

Signup at the In-Gate at 6:45 am. Tuesday only from 7:30 am – 5:00 pm. Purchase tickets in the show office for $30 each.

When is the outdoor ticketed warm-up?

Tuesday through Sunday. Tuesday 7:30 am - approximately 4:00 pm. Wednesday - Sunday it will be open ONE hour before judging starts. Riders will get 5 minutes each, 2 to 3 at a time. Last number is at approximately 5:00 pm. Time is at the discretion of the Committee. Purchase tickets in the show office for $30 each.

What are the lunging rules?

Lunging rules are posted outside of each ring. Riding or lunging may not occur in a riding or lunging area that his been closed for use. Lunging is not permitted in the same area in which horses are being ridden; riding is not permitted in the same area in which horses are being lunged.

When and where is the horsemanship exam?

Friday at the Coliseum. Riders can take the test between 10:30 am – 3:00 pm. Sign up for Class 12 on entry blank or in show office.

When will the Challenge of the States teams post?

Friday afternoon on our website and social media.

Where are the vendors and silent auction?

They are located in the heated room behind the arena on the right hand side.

What and where is the junior party?

The Junior party is a celebration of the Junior Riders in their last year. During the party various awards will be given, the results of the horsemanship exam as well as practicum times will be announced, and junior riders will have the opportunity to vote for who will be the recipient of this year's junior sportsmanship award. The video in honor of the junior riders in their last year will be shown at the end of the celebration.