The week-long Pony Club Festival is held every three years at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. More than 3,000 Pony Club members, volunteers, and families participate in this special event.  The National Championships are held the first three days. Two more days follow with mounted and unmounted clinics and workshops taught by Pony Club graduates, Olympians, and equine industry professionals. Throughout the week, participants, family, and visitors can shop at the Festival Trade Fair, participate in and watch the Mock Fox Hunt, and enjoy all aspects of Pony Club activities!

To be held July 13-20th, 2020
Closing date for entries: Monday, June 22, 2020

2020 Festival Tentative Schedule

Championships Education
Mon 7/13 Tues 7/14 Wed 7/15 Thurs 7/16 Fri 7/17 Sat 7/18 Sun 7/19 Mon 7/20
Move in starts at noon

Move in completed by noon
Opening Ceremonies 

Competition Competition Competition & Awards (start at approximately 5pm
Move out begins
Education (including D-Camp) Move in 
Unmounted Education begins at noon

Mounted Clinics & Unmounted Workshops


Mounted Clinics & Unmounted Workshops










2017 USPC Festival 

The Guidebook to Festival (see below) contains the detailed information on participating in Championships and Education.   Click on the Education button below to learn more about the workshops and riding clinics that were offered.   Check out the Festival Opportunities button below for special activities and events held during Festival.


2017 Championships Results:

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Eventing Games Polocrosse Quiz Show Jumping Tetrathlon


Festival Bits is the daily newsletter of USPC Festival 2017. Anyone interested in the happenings at USPC Festival can read the Festival Bits here to stay informed.


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