Valley Equine Festival 2015
April 17 - 19
The Rio Verde
Roverettes are revving up for another
blockbuster event, already applauded
with tremendous reception throughout
Arizona’s equestrian communities. The
Verde Valley Equine Festival 2015 is
designed to showcase and promote
EVERYTHING for the Arizona horse and
horse owner, and will return to the
Verde Valley Fair Arena.
Offering the greatest opportunity for
educating and networking, from Western
to English disciplines, Dressage and
more, the 3-day agenda includes
outstanding horse clinics, celebrated
experts and professionals from all
aspects of equine health and well being.
Vendor booths will be providing a
variety of information geared for
today’s equestrians, along with new
innovations in products and accessories,
trends and sciences, including equine
The Arizona Horseman’s Challenge,
created and produced by Jody Swink’s “No
Sweat” Natural Horsemanship, will be
back by popular demand, featuring 5
exceptional Arizona horse trainers
chosen from 5 Arizona regions. The
trainers compete throughout the weekend
for the coveted title, each working a
young colt of their choosing.
The Annual Cowgirl Spirit Award will be
presented during the final day of the
festival, paying highest esteem to some
of Arizona’s finest female equestrians.
The tribute is created to honor those
who evoke the true American cowgirl
spirit, here in the state of Arizona.
The nomination form is available at
their website, along with additional
information regarding the award, and
they encourage nominations from every
Arizona city, statewide.
Once again, the Verde Valley Equine
Festival strives to be an extraordinary
event that every horse lover will not
want to miss.