GET YOUR HORSE FIX: Equestrian events in the Roanoke region this weekend (May 2-3)

A horse approaches a fence during the Rockbridge Grand Prix at the Lexington Spring Premiere Horse Show.

VIRGINIA HORSE CENTER

The hunters and jumpers are back this week at the center. The Lexington Spring Encore “AA,”Horse Show will run April 29 through May 3 and includes the International Hunter Derby on Friday night in the Hilltop Ring and a Grand Prix on Saturday night in the Coliseum.

OPEN SHOWS

Open Spring Show in Dublin, Va.
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The Horseman’s Association of Southwest Virginia Open Spring Fun Show is Saturday, May 2, at the New River Valley Fairgrounds in Dublin, Va. 

BARRELS

The Patrick Henry Saddle Club will host a IBRA/NBHA Barrel show on Saturday, May 2 at 50 Clovehill Drive in Bassett, Va. Exhibitions will start at 11 a.m. and the first NBHA Class will start at 2 p.m. Find the showbill here.

RANCH

The East Coast Stock Horse Association and AQHA are sponsoring a Ranch Horse Gathering, May 2 and 3, in Revo, Virginia. The show is open to all breeds and includes classes such as Working Cow Horse, Cutting, Reining and Ranch Riding.The show is part of a five-show series at 5229 Homestead Trail in
Reva, Virginia, which is near Culpepper and about a 3-hour drive from Roanoke.

HUNTER PACES

Bedford Hunt Club Hunter Pace, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 3, Sweet Briar College, See flyer here.

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