Big Sky Draft Horse Expo Schedule

FRIDAY PRESHOW EVENT

  • 10:00AM – Horse Drawn Equipment (Dump Wagon) Demos – Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site Visitors’ Center

FRIDAY FIRST PERFORMANCE - 4:00PM to 9:00PM

  • 4:00 PM        Mounted Shooters Competition 4:00-5:30pm (time for over run if needed)
  • 6:30 PM        Teamster Driving For Work - Log Skidding
    CRAZY EIGHT''S 
    Pleasure Cart (OPEN) 
    Team (HITCH)
    4 Horse Driving (OPEN)
    Classic Series Six Horse Conformation (HITCH)

SATURDAY MORNING

  • 10:00 AM    Feed Team Race Preliminaries  

SATURDAY SECOND PERFORMANCE 12:00PM – 3:00PM 

  • 12:00 PM    Teamster Driving For Precision - Obstacle Course
    Horse Street Class (OPEN)
    Unicorn (HITCH)
                Four A-Breast (OPEN)
                CRAZY EIGHT'S
    8 Mule Conformation Exhibition

SATURDAY SPECIAL ACTIVITIES -3:00PM- 4:30PM

  • 3:00 PM        Visit Vendors under the Grand Stand
  • 3:00 PM        Wagon Rides to Barn Tours 3:00PM to 6:00PM
  • 3:30 PM        Draft Horse 101

SATURDAY THIRD PERFORMANCE (3:30PM)

  • 3:30 PM        Mounted Shooters Competition 3:30-5:00PM (run over time till 5:30PM)
  • 6:30 PM        Grand Entry and Hall of Fame Award
    Feed Team Race (top 6)
    Men’s Cart (HITCH)
    Mule Street Class (OPEN)
    CRAZY EIGHT'S
    Kids Boot Race 
    Gamblers Choice Cart (OPEN)
    Drawings & CRAZY 8’S
    Classic Series Six Horse Conformation (HITCH)
    Six Horse Driving (HITCH)
    Six Horse Driving (OPEN)

SUNDAY FOURTH PERFORMANCE 10:00AM TO 3:00PM

  • 10:00 AM    Teamster Driving For Work - Cultivating
    Jr. Cart (HITCH and OPEN)
    CRAZY EIGHT'S
    Jr. Team (HITCH and OPEN)
  • 12:45 PM    Grand Entry – Big Sky Award & Youth Scholarships Awards
    Canadian Maze 1 (OPEN AND MASTER TEAMSTER)
    Canadian Maze 2 (OPEN)
    CRAZY EIGHT'S
    Four Horse Conformation (HITCH)
    4 Horse Driving (HITCH)
    Antique-Unique Vehicle (OPEN) 
    CRAZY EIGHT'S
    Ladies Cart (HITCH) 
    Kids Stick Horse Race 
    8 Mule Driving Exhibition
    CRAZY EIGHT'S FINALE with Hitch Drivers