APRIL 7-9TH, 2023

Expo Schedule


2023 Expo Schedule

Schedule is tentative and subject to change
Friday Main Arena

7:30am - Arena Open for Warm Up
8:00am - Gates Open for Admission
8:45am - Grand Entry
9:00am - Evan Bonner-Get it to become
the Horse's Idea
9:45am - Cattle Dog Presentation-Robin Brown
11:00am - Matt Livengood-Ranch Riding
11:45am - Set Up Round Pens
12:00pm - RTTH Colt Starting Challenge
1:30pm -Racing Blues
1:45pm - Henry Nabel-Body Control,
frame, developing softness
2:30pm - Stallions on Parade
2:45pm - Ricochet Mounted Archers
3:45pm -Draft Horse Presentation-Rae Marie Eacker
4:30pm - Ty Evans-A Handy Mule is a Safe Mule
5:15pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses
5:30pm - Breed Showcase- 13 Breeds of horses- beautiful
representatives of their breed
6:30pm - Friday Night Fiesta
Don't miss this exciting show of beautiful Spanish horses and riders!!!!

9:00pm - Expo Closes

Friday Round Pen #1 (Large)


10:00am - Butch Mowdy-Teaching a Horse to Learn
11:00am - Draft Horse Presentation
12:00pm - Shelby Ketcham-Liberty Training
1:00pm - Idaho Sidesaddle Association-Presentation
2:00pm -Equestrian Yoga - Yoga with, on and for your Horse-Jill Mohn
3:00pm - Back Country Horsemen Packing Demonstration
4:45pm - Ted Nicholes-Behavior Issues in Horses


Friday Round Pen #2 (Small)


11:00am-Buying and Caring for your First Horse-
Cara Cagno
11:30am - IEH Vet-Wounds & Wound Care
1:00pm -Basic Grooming-Tess Eastman
1:45pm - Collegiate Colt Starters - Q & A
2:00pm - Mules vs. Donkeys-Dan Waugh
3:00pm - Miss Rodeo Idaho-Lydia Miller
3:45pm -
4:30pm - Saddle Fitting-Ted Kraus-Circle Y Saddlery


Friday Stampeders Arena

9:00 am  - Arena open for warm-up and riding

Friday Grand Prix Arena

No Events

Friday Coverall Arena

10:00am - Trail Obstacle Clinic w/Kelly Jamison
Gate entries will be taken if Clinic is not full by 9:00am

1:00 pm Clinic ends

1:30pm - Stallions on Parade

3:30pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses

Friday Seminar Room

11:00am -
12:00pm -
1:00pm-Sandy Young-Understanding Low Sugar Hay-Join us to
learn about low sugar hay options for horses with metabolic issues (Cushings,
Insulin Resistance, obesity, etc.).  Hay broker Sandy Young and an equine
nutritionist will be speakers.
2:00pm -Alayne Blickle-Horses for Clean Water-Create a Mud-Free,
Chore EfficientConfinement Area-If you have horses, then you must have mud, right?
Wrong!  There are many great ways to manage mud on your horse property.
We will discuss what causes mud  and how it affects horse health.  Then we will
cover six key steps you can take that will reduce and even prevent mud on your
property.  Learn about French drains, footing options, simple siting ideas, geotextile
fabrics, and other great ideas for setting up and managing horse paddocks
for chore -efficiency and horse health.
3:00pm -MattLivengood-Bits & Equipment-What is legal
in Ranch Riding and What's Not.   Learn from a
judge and trainer about what Ranch Riding equipment
is allowed, what's not and why.


Friday Stage

2:00pm - Equine Trivia Jeopardy
Win Prizes-Presented by Wayne Williams
w/ "Speaking of Horses" TV Program

Saturday Main Arena

7:30am - Arena open for warm up
8:00am - Gates Open for Admission
8:15am -  Grand Entry
8:30am - Jump Set up
9:00am - Heartland Jumpers
10:00am - Evan Bonner - "Push -
Don't Pull for a Better Ride"
10:45am - Nadine Schwartsman/Dressage
11:45am - Set Up Round Pens
12:00pm - RTTH Collegiate Colt
Starting Challenge
1:30pm - Racing Blues
1:45pm - Cattle Dog Presentation-Robin Brown
2:45pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses
3:00pm - Ricochet Mounted Archers
3:45pm - Dana DeVice-Reining Presentation
4:30pm - Idaho Side Saddle Association
5:15pm - Henry Nabel - Easily Guided,
improving neck reining, collection, stops
6:00pm - Saturday Night Horse Fever
Featuring Drill Teams, Specialty Acts and
Exciting Freestyle Routines
Followed by Eh-Capa Bareback Riders
7:00pm - Vendor Area Closes
7:00pm - Barn Dance - Music by Sweet Briar Band
10:00pm - Expo Closes

Saturday Round Pen #1 (Large)

9:00am -Ted Nicholes-Behavior Issues in Horses
10:00am - Butch Mowdy -Teaching a Horse to Learn
11:00am -Shelby Ketcham-Pre-flight Checklist
12:00pm - Mini Horse Demonstration
1:30pm -Ty Evans-Is My Mule Really Broke to Lead
2:30pm -Equestrian Yoga - Yoga with, on and for your horse-Jill Mohn
3:30pm - Stallions on Parade
3:45pm - BCH Packing Presentation

5:00pm - ETS Awards Presentation

Saturday Round Pen #2 (Small)

10:30am -Buying and Caring for your First Horse-Cara Cagno
11:00am - Miss Rodeo Idaho-Lydia Miller-Meet & Greet
11:30am - How to take vital signs of your horse/ Dr. Kevin Wahl
12:00pm - BLM Mustangs & Donkeys Presentation-ShelbyKetcham
1:45pm - Collegiate Colt Starters- Q & A
2:15pm - Basic Grooming w/Tess Eastman
2:45pm - TVCC Stock Horse Program
3:30pm - Saddle Fitting-Ted Kraus w/Circle Y

Saturday Stampeders Arena


8:00am to 1:00pm - Arena available for warm-up

and open riding

1:00pm -Set up arena for Cattle Dog Trials


Saturday Grand Prix Arena

8:00am  -Contestant Meeting

9:00am - ETS Competition

All Day

Saturday Coverall Arena

8:00am -Arena open for riding and warm up


12:00pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses

2:00pm - Dana Lovell - Clinic
Taking gate entries if clinic if not full by 1:00pm

5:00pm - End Clinic


Saturday Seminar Room

10:00am -Dana Lovell-What Motivates A Horse and the Human Factor
11:00am - Dan Waugh-Idaho Trails
-Alayne Blickle-Spring Horse Pasture
Management Tips-Springtime is the right time to get going on pastures.
Join Horses for Clean Water in this presentation to learn the top seven
tips for creating a great horse pasture.  Start the grazing season
on the right foot (or hoof?)and get a jump on how you can easily improve
your pasture productivity, chore efficiency, and horse health.
-Jennifer Johnson-Equine Dentistry
2:30pm -Sandy Young-Feeding Hay 101-What kind of
hay should I feed my horse, how do I know if the hay is good,
how should I store my hay, and how much do I need to buy for the winter?
Sandy Young, the "Hay Lady" of Treasure Valley and a hay broker
since 2008, will answer these questions and more!
-Matt Livengood-All About Ranch Riding
and Ranch Trail.What is ranch riding and what is not?
Learn the rules and requirements of the ranch riding and ranch trail disciplines.
Learn about expectations, show clothes required and what the judges are
looking for  - watch some videos of ranch riding runs.  Plus, pick up a list of ranch riding
shows in Treasure Valley for 2023.  Matt Livengood, an AQHA Ranch Riding
carded judge, judged the 2020 AQHA World Show in ranch riding and reining.

Saturday Stage

11:00am - Equine Trivia Jeopardy-
Win Prizes-Presented by Wayne Williams w/
"Speaking of Horses"  TV Program

3:00pm - Miss Rodeo Idaho Fashion Show

4:30pm - Idaho Youth Horse Council Round Table
Possibly held in the Restaurant

Sunday Main Arena

7:30am - Arena open for Warm Up
8:00am - Gates open for admission
8:30am - Cowboy Church w/Wade Black, Service and
Butch Mowdy & Kevin Hensen on guitars
9:15am-  Grand Entry
9:30am- Willa Rose-Working Equitation
10:15am - Dana Lovell-"Gaining Your Horse's Respect
- What does that mean and what does it look like"
11:00am - Henry Nabel - Simple Changes can make
a Big Difference, correct use of Hands & Legs
11:45am - Set Up Round Pens
12:00pm - RTTH Collegiate Colt
Starting Challenge
1:30pm - Racing Blues
1:45pm - Evan Bonner -Suppling For Longevity &
2:30pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses
3:00pm - Heartland Jumpers
3:45pm - Set Up Round Pens
4:00pm - RTTH Obstacle Course for
Colt Starting Challenge Finals
6:00pm - Awards Presentation for Colt Challenge
6:30pm - Expo Closes!  See you next Year!!!!


Sunday Round Pen #1 (Large)

10:00am - Butch Mowdy-Teaching a Horse to Learn
11:00 am - Shelby Ketcham-Trick Training
12:00pm - Ted Nicholes-Behavior issues with horses
1:00pm - 4-H BLM Horse Showcase & Sale
2:00pm - TVCC Stock Horse Program
3:00pm - Back Country Horseman Packing Demo
4:30pm -


Sunday Round Pen #2 (Small)

11:30pm - Basic Grooming -Tess Eastman
12:30pm - BLM Mustang Information-Shelby Ketcham
1:30pm - Collegiate Colt Starters - Q & A
2:00pm - Buying a kids horse - Cara Cagno
3:00pm - Parade Grooming & Tips for Rodeo Courts
- -Miss Rodeo Idaho
4:00pm -Saddle Fitting-Ted Kraus w/Circle Y

Sunday Stampeders Arena

8:30am - Handlers Meeting

9:00am -Cattle Dog Trials

5:00pm? - Awards to be held in Round Pen #1

Sunday Grand Prix Arena

8:00am -No Events




Sunday Coverall Arena

10:00am - Ranch Riding Clinic w/Matt Livengood (8 Participants)
1:00pm - End Clinic

Clinic is full.  Waiting List is available.  Auditors Welcome.

2:30pm - Blue Ribbon Sale Horses
3:30pm - Stallions on Parade




Sunday Seminar Room

11:00am -Dan Waugh-Idaho Trails
1:00pm -Jennifer Johnson-Equine Dentistry
2:00pm -Sandy Young-Managing a Hay Field-Learn how
soil health affects hay field productivity and techniques for
growing and harvesting good hay in Treasure Valley.  Hay broker
Sandy Young and a commercial hay grower will be the speakers.



Sunday Stage

1:00pm - Equine Trivia Jeopardy
Win Prizes-Presented by Wayne Williams
w/ "Speaking of Horses" TV Program

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