Horse show to help raise funds for new barn

Amy Cherry
Staff Writer

On Saturday, the Elk County Fair is hosting an Open Horse Show in an effort to raise funds for a new horse barn at the fair grounds in Kersey.
There is an entry free for the event to show all day per horse/rider combo or a separate price per class. Gates will open at 7:30 a.m. with the event slated to begin at 9 a.m.
This year the Elk County Fair Association has hosted several horse shows as part of their horse barn fundraising efforts.
The categories for the contest include juniors ages 8-15, seniors age 16 and older, ponies-14.2 hands and under, and horses-14.3 hands and over. Any contestant under age 19 must wear a helmet. The show will follow 4-H rules.
Those with any questions regarding the show should call or text (814) 512-4169.