Day of the Horse IN 2004 the US Congress voted to recognize Dec 13th as the nationally observed annual Day of the Horse, a beautiful and hard working animal that helped us build our great country. The Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek and San Ramon Valley Horsemen will celebrate on Sat Dec 7. The public is welcome to this festive, family-friendly, and free event! At approx 12:00pm trail riders will begin arriving at the ECWC arenas, at 1pm you can watch exciting riding demonstrations in arenas including: cowboys n'cowgirls, gymkhana, 4h horse members, mini horses, drill teams and much more! Our Snack Shack will be open with yummy lunch options and other great snacks.
We invite you to bring a canned food donation for the Contra Costa County Food Bank, and/or hay for Founder Rehab Ranch in Clayton,
Let's do some good for those in need!
10 am Staging for trail riders at at Castle Rock Park
11am Guided Trail Rides will begin to ride to Equestrian Center, click here for trail map from Castle Rock Staging over the "Briones to Mt Diablo Regional Trail"
PLEASE NOTE: We do NOT have rental horses available for this ride, so BYOH
12pm-2pm Snack Shack open for lunch, click here for menu and to RSVP for lunch
1pm Holiday entertainment with riding and breed demonstrations in the arenas for trail riders and the general public. Free admission to
2:30pm Guided Trail Rides back to Castle Rock
3pm Drill Team Clinic, contact Cathy Cerro for more info at [email protected]
Trail Riders must RSVP by sending an email to us by no later than 5pm Friday Dec 6th
We need this info when your RSVP: 1) your name and names of all those riding with you, 2) your cell phone number, and 3) RSVP for lunch, yes or no, for yourself and all those riding with you and which lunch deal, click here for menu(menu will be posted soon!)
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9/9/12 ECWC/KMT Hunter Jumper Show
9/25/12 Board meeting