May 28nd and 29th

Again this year we are happy to announce this year that our charity is New Day Ranch equine assisted therapeutic facility in Verona Kentucky.

Brought to you by the Burlington Spring Horse Show Inc. a 501c charitable corperation.  Same team new era.  Our officers of record are:

President - Charles Poppe
Vice President - Jim Davis
Vice President - Katherine England
Secretary - Laura Schmidt
Treasurer - Chris Pennington

We would like to especially thank Butch Burns and the Burns family.  The grounds keepers who have done so much to make all our experiences at the fairgrounds something special for many years.

Note: Added Classes      6a - ASB Three Gaited Amateur

                                        58a - ASB Three Gaited Park Pleasure- Jr Exhibitor/Amateur

Our Show Team

Open Show JudgeDarrell Case
Academy JudgeKatie Case
AnnouncerJim Davis/Katie England
PhotographerJane Jacobs
OrganistDewayne Cartee
Show ManagerLaura Schmidt
Office ManagerChris England

Friday Night – May 28, 2021  7:30 p.m.
1 ASB Three Gaited – Jr. Exhibitor $100
2 Arabian English Pleasure – Pure & Part $100
3 Road Pony to Bike – 48 Inches & under $100
4 Friesian Pleasure (W/T) $100
5 ASB Show Pleasure – Jr Ex. 17 & Under $100
ASB Western Country Pleasure
ASB Three Gaited Amateur
7 Hackney Harness Pony $100
8 ASB Three Gaited Park $100
9 Walk Trot – Saddle Seat 10 & Under T/R
10 ASB Show Pleasure – A.O.T. $100
11 ASB Three Gaited – Open $100
12 Road Pony Under Saddle $100
13 ASB Five-Gaited – Jr Exhibitor/Amateur $100
ASB Hunter Country Pleasure
Road Pony to Bike 52” and Under
16 Five Gaited Pleasure $100
17 ASB Country Pleasure Jr. Ex. 17 & Under $100
18 ASB Three Gaited Park Pleasure $100
19 ASB Show Pleasure Driving $100
20 Hackney Pony – Cob Tail $100
21 Pleasure Equitation Saddle Seat 17 & Under T/R
22 ASB Country Pleasure Adult Exhibitor $100
23 Hackney Pony Pleasure Driving $100
24 ASB Show Pleasure – Adult Exhibitor $100
25 ASB Five-Gaited $100

Saturday Morning – May 29, 2021  9:00 a.m.
30 Academy Driving Class T/R
31 Academy Equitation 14 to 17 (W/T/C) T/R
32 Academy Equitation 13 & Under (W/T/C) T/R
33 Academy Equitation, Adult (W/T/C) T/R
34 Academy Showmanship, Adult (W/T/C) T/R
35 Academy Showmanship 17 & Under (W/T/C) T/R
36 Academy Equitation, Adult (W/T) T/R
37 Academy Equitation 14 to 17 (W/T) T/R
38 Academy Equitation 11 to 13 (W/T) T/R
39 Academy Equitation 9 & 10 (W/T) T/R
40 Academy Equitation 8 & Under (W/T) T/R
41 Academy Equitation 6 & Under (W/T) T/R
42 Academy Showmanship, Adult (W/T) T/R
43 Academy showmanship 14 to 17 (W/T) T/R
44 Academy Showmanship 11 to 13 (W/T) T/R
45 Academy Showmanship 9 & 10 (W/T) T/R
46 Academy Showmanship 8 & Under T/R
47 Academy Showmanship 6 & Under T/R
48 Academy Lead Line (W/T) T/R

Saturday Afternoon Break – May 29, 2021
50 Lead Line-Western/English Rider 6 & Under (Proper Attire) T/R
51 ASB – to be shown in hand $100
52 Arab Pure and Part Bred – shown in hand $100
53 Hunt Seat Pleasure $100
54 Novice Equitation – 17 Years and Under T/R
55 Hackney Pony Country Pleasure Driving $100
56 Paso Fino Performance $100
57 ASB Country Pleasure A.O.T. $100
Road Pony Juvenile Driver
ASB Three Gaited Park Pleasure - Jr Exhibitor/Amateur
59 Best Farm or Pet Pony (no canter) T/R
60 English Pleasure (horse not eligible for any other class) $100
61 Hunt Seat – Juvenile Exhibitor (W/T/C) $100
62 Road Pony 52” & Under A.O.T. $100
63 Paso Fino Pleasure $100
64 Walk Trot Pleasure – 12 & Under Saddle Seat $100
65 Carriage Reinmanship – Cones $100

Saturday Night – May 29, 2021   7:00 p.m.
75 Carriage Reinmanship $200
76 ASB Show Pleasure Championship-Jr. Exhibitor $200
77 Saddle Seat Equitation Championship T/R
78 ASB Show Pleasure Driving Championship $200
79 Road Horse Under Saddle Stake $200
80 ASB Five Gaited Pleasure Championship $200
81 Hackney Pony Pleasure Driving Championship $200
82 ASB Show Pleasure Championship – Adult Exhibitor $200
83 Hackney Pony Championship Cob Tail $200
84 Three Gaited Park Championship $200
85 ASB Hunter Country Pleasure Championship
86 Friesian Pleasure (W/T) Championship $200
87 ASB Country Pleasure Championship – Jr Exhibitor $200
88 ASB Fine Harness Stake $200
89 ASB Five Gaited Championship – Jr Exhibitor/Amateur $200
90 Arabian English Pleasure Championship Pure & Part $200
91 Carriage Class -  Period Dress $200
92 ASB Country Pleasure Championship Adult Exhibitor $200
93 Harness Pony Championship $200
94UPHA Adult Equitation Challange CupT/R
95 ASB Three Gaited Championship Jr Exhibitor/Amateur $200
96 Road Pony Open Championship 52 Inches & Under $200
97 ASB Three Gaited Championship – Open $250
98 Road Horse to Bike $250
99 ASB Five Gaited Championship – In Memory of Larry Carver $500

AOT Classes 10, 57 & 62 must be Owned, Trained & Shown by an 
amateur for the last 90 days.
Show Managers
Jim Davis Laura Schmidt  (call Laura for stalls)
(859)912-1261 (513) 218-8678


Fees and Awards

Entry fee at the gate si $5 for 5 and up.
Stall fees will be $50 total for the weekend.
Entry Fees:
Trophy & Ribbon classes $10
$100 Classes $15
$200 Classes $25
$250 Classes $30
$500 Classes $50

There will be no refunds issued from the office.

Class Award First Second Third Fourth Fifth Sixth Seventh Eighth
$100 $40 $25 $15 $10 $10 ribbon na na
$200 $75 $45 $30 $20 $10 $10 $10 ribbon
$250 $80 $60 $45 $30 $15 $10 $10 ribbon
$500 $150 $110 $75 $55 $35 $30 $25 $20

Map and directions

Fairgrounds map

Boone County Fairgrounds
5819 Idlewild Road, Burlington, Kentucky

From I75 take KY-18 exit 181
Turn RIGHT onto Ky-18/Burlington Pike.  Continue to follow KY-18 for ~4.5 miles
Turn RIGHT onto Jefferson St/Idlewild Rd/KY-338
Follow this road around the S turn and the fairgrounds is on the left.

Academy Entrys

Official Entries are day of Show.

We do appreciate entries being made by email for academy class entries.  This allows us to have the entries

ready and waiting for you and helps get the Saturday morning session started on time.  Confiirmation and Entry

fees still required at the office.  Email to

Academy advanced info:

Class number
Rider name and age
Horse name
Stable Name
Owner and City as well ( optional )


Make sure to include the stable name and location city

Send info to

WARNING – Under Kentucky law, a farm animal activity sponsor, farm animal professional, or other person does not have the duty to eliminate all risks of injury of participation in farm animal activities. There are inherent risks of injury that you voluntarily accept if you participate in farm animal activities.

I AGREE that I choose to participate voluntarily in the Competition with my horse, as a rider, driver, handler, longer, lessee, owner, agent, coach, trainer, or as parent or guardian of a junior exhibitor. I am fully aware and acknowledge that horse sports and the Competition involve inherent dangerous risks of accident, loss and serious bodily injury including broken bones, head injuries, trauma, pain, suffering or death (“harm”). I AGREE to hold harmless and release the Burlington Spring Horse Show, Inc., their successors, assigns, officers and employees, from all claims for money damages or otherwise for any Harm to me or my horse and for any Harm of any nature caused by me or my horse to others, even if the Harm arises or results, directly or indirectly, from the negligence of the Burlington Spring Horse Show, Inc.  I AGREE to expressly assume all risks of Harm to me or my horse, including Harm resulting from the negligence of the Burlington Spring Horse Show, Inc.  I AGREE to hold harmless and indemnify (that is, to pay any losses, damages, or costs incurred by) the Burlington Spring Horse Show, Inc. and the Competition and to hold them harmless with respect to claims for Harm to me or my horse, and for claims made by others for any Harm caused by me or my horse while at the Competition.  If I am a parent or guardian of a junior exhibitor, I consent to the child’s participation and AGREE to assume all of the obligations of this Release on the child’s behalf. I represent that I have the requisite training, coaching and abilities to safely compete at this competition. BY SIGNING BELOW, I further AGREE to be bound by all applicable rules and all terms and provisions of this entry blank.

To reduce gatherings in the office we highly recommend using the open show eentry forms below to fill out entries in advance.  They may also be emailed to but will not be complete until payment is made.  Our numbers will have to be used.

Class Number ____________

Entry Number ____________ Horse _______________________________________________

Stable __________________________________ Rider______________________________

Owner _________________________________

Address __________________________________________________________

email ______________________________

For ASHA point classes Please include the following at ASHA request:

ASHA membership number

ASHA registration number  

Our Sponsors

We would like to especially thank the following people and businesses since without them we would not be able to have this show.

A special thanks to t he
Deborah Jo Durr Charitable Gift Fund

Alexandria Fair and Horse Show

Ammon Nursery

Mike Crane Insurance Inc.

Jim Davis

Dr. Jean A. Deters

Florence Veterinary Hospital

Heritage Bank

High Hopes Stable

Jow Brown Stables

Majestic Oaks Hackney Farm

Anne P McBee

Middendorf Bullock Funeral Home

River Valley Equine Services

Connie & Gerry Schweitzer - In memory of Larry Carver

Timberlane Farm

Deanna Dragan

R B Tool & Mfg. Co

Still Hollow Farm - Alyssa & Alex Curry

The Rankin Family