(602) 992-2145

Welcomes You! See our Future Show dates below

See "Future 2018 Show Dates" • October and November Show Dates were changed. Please make note!

Time to start planning to attend our next Show

Next Show: Sunday, October 21, 2018 @ 9AM

Class Sheet / Premium

The Class Sheet/Premium has information about the Show, Date, Time & Location, Classes listed in order and the names of the Judges for each months show, appropriately. The Class Sheet is usually available for download about 3 weeks before the show date. All Show Forms can be downloaded in the next section.

The October Premium has been posted!

See Noteworthy News > Az Horse Lovers Park Membership Required

October 21, 2018 - Show Patterns:

  • Ranch Riding - #2
  • Ranch Reining - #4
  • Western Riding - #1

All Show Forms can be downloaded in the next section

Blue Ribbon / AQHA Rules and Ranch Horse Descriptions

  • All Rules can be downloaded in the next section

Entry Form

You can download the Entry Form, in the next section, so that you can fill it out and either Pre-Enter or bring it to the show to Enter your classes. You can always enter the day of the show.

In order to Pre-enter, you'll need to mail it or bring it in to our store, so that we have it before the pre-entries close. It saves you and us time in the show office, so there is a little discount for Pre-entry. The appropriate Entry Form will be available for download for each show.


You may choose to show under one or more judges by indicating so on your Entry Form.

"Schooling": You may also choose not to be judged at all and would like to "school" your horse. There is a schooling entry fee per horse per class.

Entry Form can be downloaded in the next section.

"Good Things to Know"

  • Welcome Lilly's SW Eats, our Concessionaire/Food Vendor, back for the Fall/Winter Shows. 
  • 2018 High Point Standings (thru Sept) have been posted. Point Standings button is in About Us section.
  • Old: October 14, 2018  Changed to: October 21, 2018 – Sunday 9:00 am  
  • Old: November 11, 2018  Changed to: November 18, 2018 – Sunday 8:00 am (Triple Judged show)       
  • "NO BLING" shows! (Usually May and September) Dress Code is: Long Sleeve Shirts, NO Jackets, Chaps, Bands & Hoof Black are Optional. You may show in work or show saddles and Bridles. Nylon Halters are acceptable. Western Hats, English Helmets and Boots are REQUIRED.
  • Don't forget the new class #12b Leadline - Ages 7-9. It's always been about the kids!
  • Ranch Horse division classes have been grouped closer together near the end of the show; class #37, 45, 46, 47 & 51.  Class #37 will typically start around: 2:00 - 2:30pm day shows - 9:30 - 10:00pm evening shows

Future Show Dates - 2018 ••• *See *Date Changes

All Show Dates are tentative until confirmed either by website announcement or newsletter.

  • *October 21, 2018 - 9AM *
  • * November 18, 2018 - 8AM * TRIPLE JUDGED
  • December 9, 2018 - 9AM


2018 Year-End Awards Banquet

February 17, 2019

Show Forms Download Section

BRHS Premium October 2018 (pdf)


Entry Blank 2 Judges (pdf)


Year-End Points-Sept. 2018 (pdf)


VRH Ranch Reining #1-8 (pdf)


Green Westrn Riding #1 (pdf)


AQHA 2015 Ranch Horse Rules (pdf)


BRHS 2018 Rules (pdf)


Ranch Riding #1-5 (pdf)


2018 Halter Incentive Statement (pdf)


Noteworthy News

• Benefits of Horse Therapy

Interesting article on horses and human interaction. Click to read

• Concessionaire At Shows

Lilly's SW Eats is new to our shows since 2018 and have done a great job meeting the wants of our Exhibitors. They will adjust their menu offerings for day or evening shows. If there are some menu items you just have to have, meet up with them and discuss it.

• Az Horse Lovers Park

Venue Information/Memberships - AzHLP requires that all exhibitors have a membership or day pass to ride on park grounds. Daily Passes or Annual Memberships are required! Annually we have scheduled approximately 9 shows at Az Horse Lovers Park. 

Day Passes $5.00 per individual rider or handler

Individual Annual Membership $35.00 (good thru 12/31/18) 

Family Annual Membership $60.00 (good thru 12/31/18) - (family members are those currently living in your household who will be riding or handling horses at the park). 

  • Horse Lovers Park accepts cash or checks for membership

  • OR print and mail your membership form (from the link below) 

  • Memberships can be obtained at the park during regular hours

  • Cards will be ready for pick up a week after membership dues are paid

Click HERE for Membership info and forms for Horse Lovers Park

***Memberships purchased October 1st, 2017 and after continue to be valid until December 31st, 2018*** 

Map to Az Horse Lover's Park  

• All Shows are PAC and ACAAP approved

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About Us

The Olden" Days

Blue Ribbon Horse Shows has been hosting Open Breed Horse Shows since 1969.  It has always been a family event and as time has gone by our family has only grown. Technology wasn't even good back then but the cowboys, cowgirls and horses were and boy did we have loads of fun!

Yea! for a new Website

We're all rushing to see the new Blue Ribbon Horse Show website.

Hopefully all the important information and forms are on here and downloadable for your convenience.

Year-End High Point Awards

At the end of our show season we host an Awards Banquet that is unmatched by other local show clubs. Points are tallied all year, February thru December with the Banquet in January. Food, Live Music, Dancing, Awards and more Awards! Plan to be there next January.

Point standings are posted for viewing, after several shows throughout the season and as time allows for staff. Check out your 2018 standings 

 Year-End Award Winners (any place 1st - Last) get your name entered in Blue Ribbon Raffle drawing. at the banquet if you are in the Western division for a Blue Ribbon Custom Tack Western Show Saddle, and then there are separate drawings for those in the English divisions for an English Saddle and the Halter divisions for a Silver Show Halter. Must be present to win. Previous raffle winners are disqualified from winning the same raffle in future years. You must attend the banquet in order to receive your Awards.  

Blue Ribbon is more than Horse Shows

Blue Ribbon Custom Tack®  is a custom manufacturer of the finest quality western saddles and accessories. Established by the Habighorst family in 1973, Blue Ribbon Custom Tack® is located in Phoenix, Arizona and specializes in building western saddles designed by horsemen, for horsemen.

Blue Ribbon stands for beauty, quality, durability and expert design. We combine traditional, old-world craftsmanship with unique customization and selections to offer you the finest custom tack available. 

All of the Blue Ribbon western saddles are manufactured in our store in Phoenix by dedicated craftsmen and your order is personally handled by the owners. Visit our store and if you can't - Visit our site!

Awards or Recognition for a Club or Event

Blue Ribbon Awards specializes in School & Corporate Awards, Team & Individual Awards.
We are and have been a family owned and operated business since 1972.

Our family and staff take personal initiative to make your Awards truly special. During our 30 plus years  servicing the Phoenix area and built our reputation with trustworthy business relationships, high quality merchandise and on-time delivery.

Whether you are in need of Ribbons, Trophies, Medals, Plaques or Corporate Gifts, you will find that we strive to make you another "happy Blue Ribbon Customer".

Contact Us

Would you like to receive our Show Announcements/Newsletter, usually sent Jan thru May?

To request the show announcements/newsletter, please use the "Show Announcements/Newsletter request button" below, fill-in the form and click send. You can also send us an important message the same way.

Blue Ribbon Horse Shows


(602) 992-2145


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5:30pm

Saturday: 9am - 1pm 

Sunday: Closed - We're at the horse show