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FALL IS HERE!
and so is SMQHA and June Brandy Foundation's Fall Poker Trail Ride!
At Sotterley Plantation
Southern Maryland's own National Historic Landmark!
44300 Sotterley Lane, Hollywood, MD
November 5th with registration starting at 1:00 p.m.
Come and join us for a fun filled day! First we will ride the beautiful trails of Sotterley and Green Well. Once you return stay for a delicious BBQ dinner (BBQ pulled pork, hamburgers, fried chicken, potatoe salad, cole slaw, baked beans and corn) with live music, bonfire, S'mores bar, beer and games!! Enjoy live music thanks to Country Memories. For dessert you can roast your marshmallow and bring it to the S'more bar for all your fixings!
Everyone is welcome even if your not riding the trail, you can enjoy dinner and music by the bonfire.
PRIZES: The ride has a $200 added money to the winner of the best porker hand if you would like to just walk the trails we have also added $100 for walkers.
$40 entry includes the trail ride, dinner, music, bonfire, S'mores bar and games, including a raffle.
Or just pay $20 entry if you just want to come out, not ride, but have dinner, music, bonfire, S'mores and games.
Then, after all the fun -- if you and your horse would like to stay overnight you are more then welcome!
There will be a professional photographer on site to take those great family pics/horses/dogs for a donation to the June Brandy Foundation!
We are very excited and can't wait for the fun day. Special Thanks to Joe Goldsmith and Sotterley Plantation for all your help and hard work!!!
For more info message Julie Murphy or call 240-304-1299 - or Click Here! for the Flier!
And with Fall ...
Comes the 2016 Congress!!
SMQHA would like to wish everyone showing at Congress this year the best of luck!
Leg Up Feed & Tack Shop!
Leg Up Feed & Tack is ready and waiting for the show season to start. Their sales prices can't be beat. Drop by or visit them online. Their number is 301-643-1145 and the're located at 7700 Wheatley Road in La Plata. Visit them on FaceBook too!
2016 Pre-Turkey Quarter Horse Show
The Pre-Turkey Quarter Horse at Frying Pan Farm Park is fast approaching, November 18th, 19th and 20th. We are trying a new format this year, 2 split/combined shows over two days. Halter and showmanship classes will be judged by all 4 judges on Saturday starting at 8am.
Pre-Turkey Show Flier - Click Here!
SMYQHA - Come Join Us!
Remember to visit SMYQHA's new webpage found at smyqha.weebly.com.
Come be a part of SMQHA!
Want to become a part of an Association that values the equine community? We'd love to have you join us!
2016 Membership Application