The Indiana Horse Council is proud to present the 40th Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds April 6-8, 2018. The Expo has something for you to enjoy whether you are a horseless horse lover, a new horse owner, or a seasoned professional. In three short days, you can catch up on the latest training and education, shop the nation’s premier equine vendors and connect with your horse friends. Attending the expo is a low-cost, high quality way to stay engaged in the horse industry, making sure you have the tools, knowledge and products to help make the most of your investment in the horse owning lifestyle year round.
The best equine experts grace the stages and arenas of Hoosier Horse Fair & Expo each year. From basic horsemanship skills to specific disciplines, it’s all here. Where else can attendees learn from top clinicians in the nation all for the cost of admission — less than an auditor fee with just one clinician? This year the Expo presents the best of the best:
* Chris Cox is one of the most sought-after trainers in North America. A native of Australia, Mr. Cox is a successful trainer and teacher who has conducted horsemanship clinics for more than 18 years. Through his Cox Horsemanship television show on RFD-TV, Mr. Cox has touched the lives of thousands of horse people and taught practical ways to gain better relationships with their horses.
* Pat Parelli, founder of modern day Natural Horsemanship and a complete program of developing both horse and rider.
* Yvonne Barteau, dressage trainer, competitor, author of Ride the Right Horse and The Dressage Horse Manifesto
* Robert Eversole, owner and operator of the largest horse trail and horse camp guide in North America
Educators, Christine Wilkey, Tina Ann Riddle, Dr. Debra Powell, Tom Howell, and many more talented professionals will be teaching, demonstrating, and lecturing all 3 days.
Settle down for a Friday evening presentation with Pat Parelli and Jesse Peters known for their elegant horsemanship and outstanding showmanship. Pat and Jesse will entertain you and keep you enthused about elevating your own skills. Be sure to attend this performance- both are definitely an inspiration. The Saturday Night Showcase promises to be an evening of extraordinary entertainment you won’t want to miss! This special equine musical revue will feature a star-studded line-up of professional equestrian performers and exceptional horses choreographed to a wide variety of musical styles. The showcase promises to be an evening of extraordinary entertainment you won’t want to miss!
Parade of Breeds
The wide variety of equine breeds will exhibit their respective strengths, demonstrating the beauty and diversity of equine. Showcasing magnificent horses-with flowing manes, fancy footwork, and some dressed in silver and clever costumes.
Shop for the best hot new products! No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll find the best solutions in every equine category with over 200 vendors. Great deals and custom one of a kind craftsmanship abound in equal measure, ensuring something for every horse person to appreciate! Admission One ticket price gets you access to unlimited learning, whether you’re a competitor looking for an edge, or a recreational rider looking for a relaxing ride and the evening show. Limited time only advance tickets $10 each day or $30 for the weekend.