2017 Open Ceremonies with members spelled out USPC in arena

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

Entries Close:

  • Championships- Noon ET, June 22, 2020
  • Mounted Education- June 29, 2020 * unmounted education participants may sign up onsite








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








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