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Event Details – April 21, 2017

Mane Event

Deadline: April 10, 2017 4:30 PM  
Start Date: April 21, 2017 9:00 AM End Date: April 23, 2017 5:00 PM
Location: Western Park, RED DEER AB  

Program Description:


There are opportunities for 4-H equine members at the Mane Event

Opportunity to ride with trainers in the Pro-Am on Thursday night. Details will be available shortly on the Mane Event web site.

4-H and Pony Club room upstairs with presentations by the clinicians and trainers, on Saturday and Sunday. There are prizes for attendees.

Youth Essay Contest: 

Rocking Heart Ranch and the Garner family are lifetime breeders of American Quarter Horses and are pleased to be donating a pretty blue roan filly for the winner of the Youth Essay Contest held in conjunction with The Mane Event in Red Deer, AB on April 21-23, 2017.

How To Apply:

The Youth Essay Contest is open to all youth between the ages of 13-18. In 500 words or less, complete an essay in your own words describing how winning this filly will impact you as a person and a future leader of the equine industry.

The Essay outline and format can be found here. All essays will be reviewed by the judges prior to the The Mane Event in Red Deer, AB. For a complete judging format please click here.


The deadline to submit essays is 4:30pm PST on Monday, April 10th, 2017The winner will be announced on Sunday, April 23th at The Mane Event.

Please have a cover sheet with the essay that contains the writer’s name, email address, telephone number, cell phone number, school and grade. Only essays written in a common word processor such a MSWord or in pdf form will be accepted. Entries can be sent via email to or by mail to The Mane Event, 230-1210 Summit Drive, Unit #468, Kamloops, BC  V2C 6M1 Attn: Youth Essay Contest.

Questions about the contest can be directed to Nicole at (844) 578-7518.

Event PDF:    Mane Event
Region: Provincial
Who can apply: Clubs ,  Leaders ,  All Members

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