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June 9th    Cannon Falls, MN Summer Special – All Breed Horse, Tack & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
June 14/Aug 11    Cannon Falls, MN All Breed Horse, Tack & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
August 15&16    Bismarck, ND Hetletved QH 18th Annual Production Sale. Saturday and Sunday at the LH Equine Center 4456 149th Ave. NW Bismarck, ND. Genel and Jan Hetletved 701-392-8351
September 8th    Cannon Falls, MN All Breed Horse, Tack & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
September 26th    Cannon Falls, MN Twin Cities Quarter & Appaloosa Horse Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
September 13th    Gettysburg, SD 64th Production Sale, Oldest Quarter Horse Productions Sale in the World. 28841 166th St. Gettysburg, SD 57442. 605-264-5452
October 13th    Cannon Falls, MN Fall Round Up ­ All Breed Horse, Tack, & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
October 24th    Cannon Falls, MN Twin Cities Quarter Horse Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
October 25th    Cannon Falls, MN Twin Cities Paint Horse Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
September 5th    Faith, SD 40th Annual Lopez, Meyer & Lauing Quarter Horse Production Sale, Saturday September 5, 2015 Faith Livestock, Faith South Dakota. Catalogue available online
Contact Denny & Doris Lauing  605-347-6193 or Karen & Bob Meyer  605-466-2456
November 14th    Cannon Falls, MN All Breed Horse, Tack, & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200
December 12th    Cannon Falls, MN Christmas Special ­ All Breed Horse, Tack, & Hay Sale – Cannon Falls, MN.  507-263-4200

Barrel Futurities

• June 5-7, 2015    Spearfish, SD Dash and Dance Barrel Futurity, Seven Down Arenas, Spearfish, SD.
• August 14-16, 2015    Broken Bow, NE  Breeders Futurity $12,000 added, Breeders Derby/Maturity $3,000 added, Open Futurity $4,000 added, Open Derby/Maturity $1,000 added and Open 4D jackpots each day. Custer County FaigroundsBroken Bow, NE. Contact Marlene McGaughey 308-872-6998 or More info at
• September 3-6, 2015    Rapid City, SD $20,000 added Futurity – $5,000 added Maturity – $2,000 added Amateur – $10,000 added Future Fortunes – $1,500 added Open 4D $2,000 added 2D Futurity Incentive – $600 2D Maturity Incentive. Contact Lana Ireland Dacar – – (605)431-9480

Barrel Races

• July 11, 2015 Bobbi Johnson Memorial Barrel Race @ Besler’s Cadillac Ranch. For more info call Billi at 605-210-2561
• July 31, 2015    Rapid City, SD Evelyn Hohn Memorial Barrel Race at Rounds Arena at the Centeral States Fairground, Rapid City, SD. NWBRA Approved, 1,000 added. Pre Entry: July 27-29 until 6pm call 605-209-0503 Entrils also taken from 3:30-6:30 on event day. Exhibitions 3-6:30, Pewee 0-6 and Youth 0-14, run at 6:45 full second splits. 5D run at 7pm half seconds splits to 4D. 4D to 5D full second splits. Contact Robys Miller 605-209-0503, Donna March 605-890-1100, Gale beebe 605-673-4028 with any questions.
• Boomgarden Barrel Races Series, Vermillion, SD At the Vermillion Rodeo Grounds, Vermillion, SD Saturday June 20th , Saturday July 11th
Saturday August 8th, Saturday September 5th  Arena opens at 12:00 • Exhibitions at 1:00  Run at 2:00 • Blazin Barrels Sanctioned Order of events: Exhibitions $5.00, 1st Run $25.00, Peewees – free, Time only Exhibitions $5.00, 2nd Run $25.00, PolesCall Mike with any questions: 605-214-1055
• Boomgarden Barrel Races Series Irene, SD At theIrene Rodeo Grounds, Irene, SD Saturday May 9th • Saturday June 6th  Saturday July 18th  • Saturday August 15th Exhibitions at 5:30 p.m. , Run at 7:00 p.m. We have lights, concessions and Series Awards!!  Blazin Barrels Sanctioned
Order of events:Exhibitions $5.00, 1st run $25.00, PeeWees – Free, 2nd run $25.00, No Poles  Call Mike with any questions: 605-214-1055
• The Addicted to Competition Series Crooks, SD Qualifiers: June 28, July 19, August 23 Finals: September 20MUST RUN AT 2 RUNS TO QUALIFY FOR THE FINALS! All Around saddle awarded to series top money winner (in at least 2 events) Pee Wee events 10am – Exhibitions barrels start immediately after Pee Wee Division. 4D barrel Race Starts at 1 (5D if 60+ runners) BBR, WPRA and Blazin Barrels co-approved Barrels- PeeWee- Youth- Open Pole Bending- Pee Wee- Youth – Open Breakaway Roping- 2 jackpots – One is WPRA co approved (women only) – Other is an open (men, women, kids) PeeWee- 8 and under Youth- 9-14 Open- 15 and over ALL DATES ARE RAIN OR SHINE • MUST WEAR WESTERN ATTIRE
For more info visit: and find them on facebook!
• August 1, 2015    Huron, SD Jimmi Rose Memorial Barrel Race at the 4-h Fairgrounds in Huron, SD. 5-D with average award to 5th place., with added money and it will be a double header.
• Circle K Ranch & Blazin Barrels Bonus Race Series     Lennox, SD Hammerstrom Arena, May 17, July 26, August 9 11:00 Exhibitions • 12:30 Run
Pee Wee: Free • 3D Youth: $21 1st Run Open: $21 • 2nd Run Open: $20 3D Pole Bending: $15 Series Awarded for D Winners – Must attend 2 of 3 runs.
For more info call Emily Kruger: 507-227-5053 Lori Kjose: 605-670-2860, • •

2ND BONUS RACE QUALIFYING SERIES: JULY 1ST AND 15TH • AUGUST 12TH AND 19TH Exhibitions start at 5:30pm • Run starts at 7:00pm • 1st run (BLAZIN, MWSE, BONUS RACE) • Pee Wee’s • 2nd run (BLAZIN, MWSE, UBRA) • Poles (BLAZIN, MWSE) Call or text Delaina with any questions  605-270-9957
• Boomgarden Barrel Races Series Krantz Arena    Mitchell, SD Sunday May10, Sunday June 7, Sunday July 12 Sunday August 2, Sunday September 20
Exhibitions start at Noon – $5.00 Office will CLOSE at 1:30! 1st Run at 2:00 – $25.00 Followed by PeeWees – Free Time Only Exhibitions – $5.00
2nd Run – $25.00 We have both outdoor and indoor arenas!!!  We will be ON rain or shine!  Sanctioned with Blazin Barrels Call Mike with any questions: 605-214-1055
• Stone Pony Arena     Salem, SD All runs Blazin Barrels & SDBRA Sanctioned MAY 6, 20,  JUNE 10, 24, JULY 8, 29 AUGUST 5, 26, SATURDAY, AUGUST 15   START TIME: NOON EXHIBITIONS @ 6PM • RUN TO START @ 7PM EVENTS ORDER: • EXHIBITIONS $5.00 1ST RUN $25.00 • PEEWEES  FREE • 2ND RUN $25.00 • POLES  $15.00 QUESTIONS CONTACT: Hope Andal  605-421-1259 • Check out Stony Pony Arena on Facebook for updates and results.
• October 2-4, 2015    Rapid City, SD 2nd annual Today’s Horse West Fest 5D barrel race, Kjerstad Event Center. 10,000 added, trailer to the average winner, saddles, buckles, coats and more will be awarded.


• June 8th, 2015    Harrison, NE Sioux County Open Horse Judging Clinic & Competition, June 8th, 2015 Registration starts at 8:00 am Sioux County Fairgrounds, Harrison, NE Contact Marlena Griesse at 308-668-2428 or for more information.
• July 30- Aug 2, 2015    Red Owl, SD Buster and Sheryl McLaury Clinic., colt starting and Horsemanship 2 with cow work. At Brad and Rebeca Andrews at 18467 174th Pl. Red Owl, SD 57787 on July 30th-Aug 2nd. Contact Brad or Rebeca at 605-985-5493 and leave a message. Other Events Trail Ride Benefit Carter, SD Jolly Mixers 4H club annual trail ride-benefit for Wesson Littau foundation and ST Jude’s children hospital. Sunday, May 31 at 2:30pm, starting at Carter, SD. Located on highway 18 west of Winner, SD. Pot luck supper will follow at the Carter church meeting room. For information call 605-557-3206 Wagons and riders are welcome.
• Wyoming Desperados 2015  •March 14 & 15 Annula St. Patricks Day Parade, Cody Wy. March 21 Winter Practice & Jackpot, McFadden Ranch, Greybull Wy.  •April 2-5 Tammy Billingsley Clinics, McFadden Ranch, Breybull Wy. 1 day beginning shooter clinic, 2 day adcanced shooter clinic.
•May 16 &17 3rd annual shoshone river shootout, park county fairgrounds, Powell •July 3&4 Cody Stampede Parades •August 5&6 Yellowstone shootout at Diamond P Ranch, Westyellowstone Mt. August 14-16 2nd annual battle in the basin, Park County Fairgrounds, Powell Wy.
•September 19&20 Sonny Todd Memorial Shootout to benefit cowboys & K9’s, Big Timber For More Info Contact: 406-291-3202
• Ultimate Minature Bullriding Pavillion, WY Saturday, May 23, 2015, 424 S Main St, Pavillion, WY 82523, Pavillion will host the Ultimate Miniature Bullriding, at the Pavillion rodeo arena, 424 S. Main St. For time and tickets, 307-349-6400, Fremont County Youth Rodeo, Shoshoni    Shoshoni, WY Saturday, May 30, 2015, 250 Maple St, Shoshoni, WY 82649, Fremont County Youth Rodeo, at the Shoshoni Arena, 250 S. Maple Street. For tickets, details and time, call 307-349-6400,
• Working Cow Horse Show    Lander, WY Saturday, May 30, 2015, 250 Maple St, Shoshoni, WY 82649, Fremont County Youth Rodeo, at the Shoshoni Arena, 250 S. Maple Street. For tickets, details and time, call 307-349-6400,
• Ride the Ridge Crawford, NE Saturday June 20, 2015 at Fort Robinson State Park. Register from 8-9am. 9 am 5-6 miles trail ride. 11:30-1 lunch on your own. 1pm multiple riding choices. For More info Contact Sandy at 402-469-6289 or
• Deadwood Stagecoach Days Deadwood, SD July 10 – 11: Deadwood Stagecoach Days: 1876-1890 – Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission invite you to attend the second annual Deadwood Stagecoach Days at the Days of ‘76 Museum and Rodeo Grounds. On Friday, July 10th the event includes lectures on stagecoach travel, western art, early photography and the railroad. Admission on Friday is by donation.  Saturday, July 11th features wagon and stagecoach demonstrations, fast draw competitions, gold panning, old-fashioned children’s games, musical entertainment and a chuck wagon meal. Admission on Saturday is $15 for adults, $10 for children 7 – 14 and free to children under six. Chuck wagon meal sold separately. For more information, call 605-722-4800 or visit

Open Riding Schedule

Mondays    Rapid City, SD Open Riding, James Kjerstad Event Center, 605-355-3861
Tuesdays    Rapid City, SD Cattle (during day) and Roping (evening), James Kjerstad Event Center, 605-355-3861
Wednesdays    Rapid City, SD Barrel Racing, James Kjerstad Event Center, 605-355-3861

Horse Show

• September 27    Glen Rock, PA PAMHC Fun Show. Annual Fun Show Spring Valley County Park 10:00 am Rain or Shine. For more info go to call 410-374-3870 or email