Make a note of these important dates associated with your ARHPA membership:
January — Join or renew your membership in ARHPA.
April 2 — deadline to nominate a deserving candidate for ARHPA Hall Of Fame
May 21 – 22 –– ARHPA Horse Show, our signature show for roadster horses and ponies; held at Mercer County Fairgrounds, Harrodsburg, Ky.
June 1 — deadline for ARHPA to receive your ballot to select the inductee(s) of the ARHPA Hall Of Fame. Adult members will have received an emailed link to an online voting form.
June 4 — deadline to nominate a Standardbred roadster to the added-prize money USTA Roadster Classic to be competed at Kentucky State Fair World’s Championship Horse Show, in August, in Louisville, Ky.
June 18 — deadline for late entry of a Standardbred roadster to the USTA Roadster Classic.
July 1 — deadline for nomination for Jennifer C. Robertson Sportsmanship Award
July 6 — deadline to enter the USTA Roadster Classic at the Kentucky State Fair World’s Championship Horse Show (please note that other requirements apply; consult the KSF WCHS Prize List & Premium Book for details.)
August 1 — deadline to apply for one of two each $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to deserving young enthusiasts
August 22, 2 p.m. EDT — deadline to pay USTA Roadster Classic declaration fee to Kentucky State Fair World’s Championship Horse Show
August 26 (time and room number TBA) — ARHPA Annual Membership Meeting, held at Freedom Hall, Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky. (during Kentucky State Fair World’s Championship Horse Show)
Oct. 1 — Deadline to submit points (see form) for ARHPA Juvenile Road Pony Championship award program
Oct. 7 – 9 — ARHPA Junior Exhibitor Roadster Pony Championship, to be held at Alabama Charity Championship Horse Show, Decatur, Ala.