The Murray State University William “Bill” Cherry Agricultural Exposition Center (Expo Center) will be hosting an American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) horse show this weekend, Feb. 27-28. The Expo Center hosts four shows per year, with two in the spring and two in the fall. The next show will be held the weekend of March 27-28. The show is open to the public to watch with no admission charge.
The shows are managed by Mark Harrell and regularly draw at least 100 exhibitors per day. The show starts Saturday at 9 a.m. with Debra Jones-Wright judging. The show begins at 8 a.m. Sunday with Cindy Rucker as judge. Classes consist of halter, showmanship, hunter under saddle, equitation, reining, western pleasure, horsemanship, and trail and western riding.
For fee information, stall reservation, a complete show bill and registration form, visit Harrell’s website at www.markharrellhorseshows.com.