Renowned World Class Judges @ NEXT SHOW: SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2018 @9AM!


(602) 992-2145

Welcomes You! See our “2019 Schedule of Shows” below.

"Reserve the Date" for Blue Ribbon Horse Shows 2018 Year-End Awards Banquet

Invitations to be mailed to Winners mid / late January


AWARDS, Live Music, Dinner, Dancing and a whole lotta fun!

Renowned World Class Judges - Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 @ 9AM

Class Schedule / Premium

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

The December 9th Double Judged Premium has been posted!

Take advantage of World Class Judges Mark Sheridan and Kerry Aycock at the December 9th Show.

December 9, 2018 - Show Patterns:

  • Ranch Riding - #3
  • Ranch Reining - #2
  • Western Riding - #1

All Show Forms can be downloaded in the next section

Blue Ribbon / AQHA Rules and Ranch Horse Descriptions

  • See ”Noteworthy News” Az aded in the next section
  • See ”Noteworthy News” Az Horse  Lovers Park Membership Required.

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"

  • The December Show is using renowned World Class Judges Mark Sheridan and Kerry Aycock. Don't miss the opportunity to show for them.

  • 2018 High Point Standings (thru Sept) have been posted      
  • "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 nestart around: 2:00 - 2:30pm day shows - 9:30 - 10:00pm evening shows

Future Show Dates - 2019

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

Show Dates 2019 (Tentative Dates)

  • January 20 – Sunday 9:00  am
  • February 24 – Sunday  9:00 am
  • March 31 – Sunday 9:00  am
  • April 28 - Sunday 8:00 am - Triple Judged
  • May 18 - Saturday 4:00 pm
  • June, July, August - No shows
  • September 14 - Saturday 4:00 pm
  • October 13 - Sunday  9:00 am
  • November 10 - Sunday  8:00 am - Triple Judged
  • December 8 - Sunday  9:00 am


2018 Year-End Awards Banquet

Sunday, February 17, 2019, early evening.

Invitations will be mailed to Winners mid / late January. Watch your mailbox!

Show Forms Download Section

BRHS Premium - Dec 9, 2018 (pdf)


2 Judge Entry Blank (pdf)


Year-End Points-Sept. 2018 (pdf)


Patterns-VRH Ranch Reining #1-8 (pdf)


Patterns-Ranch Riding #1-5 (pdf)


Pattern-Green Western Riding #1 (pdf)


AQHA 2015 Ranch Horse Rules (pdf)


BRHS 2018 Rules (pdf)


2018 Halter Incentive Statement (pdf)


2019 Schedule of Shows - Partial List

Food Concessionaire, Lilly’s SW Eats, is on the grounds at our shows, day or night! Please show them your patronage and let them know if there is something you would like to be made available.

January 20th, Sunday 9:00am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

+ Event Details

January 20th, Sunday 9:00am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

February 20th, Sunday 9am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

+ Event Details

February 20th, Sunday 9am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

March 31, Sunday 9am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

March 31, Sunday 9am

Double Judged Show

AZ Horse Lovers Park

Noteworthy News

• What to do with some of your Halloween candy!!

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Do Horses have a sweet tooth?

• 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 12/31/19) 

Family Annual Membership $60.00 (good thru 12/31/19) - (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, 2018 and after continue to be valid until December 31st, 2019*** 

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 1972.  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, January thru December with the Year-End Banquet in February. Food, Live Music, Dancing, Awards and more Awards! Plan to be there next February.

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

Raffle Drawings at our Banquet for our 2018 Year-End Award Winners: Any place, 1st through Last, gets your name entered in Blue Ribbon Raffle drawing, if you are winning a Year-End award the Western divisions for a Blue Ribbon Custom Tack Western Show Saddle. 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.  

2018 Year-End High Point Standings

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!

Blue Ribbon Custom Tack

Awards and Recognition for an Organization, Business or Individual

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 45 plus years  servicing the Phoenix area, we have 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".

Blue Ribbon Awards

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Blue Ribbon Horse Shows


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Saturday: 9am - 1pm 

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