AMHA at the Morgan Grand National


The Morgan Horse Magazine (October Issue)

The staff of The Morgan Horse Magazine will be delivering copies fresh off the press directly to the barns on Friday, October 7!  You will also be able to pick up copies in their "reading room" vendor space near Howie's booth.  Enjoy!  For more information on The Morgan Horse Magazine - click here


Battle of the Barns

"Battle of the Barns" Bucket Fundraiser for National Museum of the Morgan Horse at Pineland Farms Equestrian Center

Swing by the tables in the main entrance to the coliseum to see all the great offerings for the Battle of the Barns Bucket Silent Auction. All proceeds support the exhibit of the National Museum of the Morgan horse, which calls Pineland Farms Equestrian Center in New Gloucester, Maine home. Bidding closes on Friday at 6:15 p.m., so don't miss out!

Drop off your donations at the AMHA table at the front entrance of the coliseum Thursday 10/6 or Friday 10/7 or contact Alyssa Plewacki (440) 315-8092 for pick up at barns.   For more information on the Auction - click here


Young Adult Alliance Mixer - Monday 10/10

Join the Young Adult Alliance for an evening of drinks, dessert, and fun at Justin's Monday evening beginning at 6:30 pm.  All are welcome to attend and encouraged to learn how you can be a part of the Young Adult Alliance. For more information on YAA - click here.

Youth Council

Youth Council Wheelbarrow Race - Tuesday 10/11

Join the AMHA Youth Council for a wheelbarrow race Tuesday after the afternoon session in the practice ring of barn 1.  All youth are welcome to attend the fun! Don’t forget you can also purchase your AMHA Youth Council fanny pack anytime during the show. 

Rule Change

AMHA/USEF Rules Forum - Wednesday 10/12

The AMHA is hosting a USEF Rules Forum followed by a Town Hall meeting Wednesday morning following the morning session.  Rule change proposals include topics such as artificial hair, classic pleasure shoeing, snaffle bits in western pleasure, and more.  We invite everyone to attend, which is scheduled immediately after the last class of the morning session located on the reserved seating area on the west side of the coliseum. Participation is strongly encouraged!


AMHA Youth Mixer - Wednesday 10/12

AMHA Youth invites you to celebrate! All youth attending the show are welcome to attend a mixer saluting the achievements of those participating in the Youth of the Year contest, the Junior Invitational, Individual Judging, and Gold Medal Equitation Finals.  Join us Wednesday at 4 pm in the sales arena for free snacks, raffles, and games.  Meet new friends, receive your swag bags, and get to learn more about these amazing programs!

Breeders Award

AMHA Breeders Award - Available for pick up at the show!

The AMHA Breeder’s award Program is in full swing for its second year at the 50th Grand National and World Championship Horse Show. This program recognizes the breeders of the World Champions in over 150 designated classes across all divisions. AMHA is proud to recognize the time, effort, and cost that all  breeders contribute towards perpetuating our beloved Morgan horses. Breeders of those crowned Champions will receive a commemorative medallion designed by Maretta Kennedy, which are available for pick up at the AMHA booth the day following your World Championship class. To see the 2022 designated classes, visit the AMHA Website or stop by the AMHA booth in the front of the coliseum. 


Youth Gala - Friday 10/14

Come join us in celebrating the achievements of this year's Youth of the Year, Individual Judging, and Junior Invitational contestants! Come have a bite to eat and watch as our contestants find out their results at our 2022 Youth of the Year Gala. Join us Friday at 5 pm in the Sales Arena.


AMHECT/WMF Stallion Service Auction 

Bidding ends Saturday 10/15 12pm CST

The American Morgan Horse Educational Charitable Trust and World Morgan Futurity Stallion Service Auction is taking place online this week and bidding closes on Saturday at 3:00 PM local, Central time. Be sure to check out the list of 39 amazing stallions. Go online to the AMHA website to see the list of stallions.  Bids can be placed online, over the phone, or at the AMHA booth. For more information - click here.


AMHA Marketplace Booth

Swing by the AMHA Marketplace booth this week to check out the retail items for sale including the 2023 AMHA calendar! Lots of fun Morgan items, stop by today!


AMHA Youth of the Year Awards - Saturday 10/15

20 young people from across the country are competing in AMHA/s Youth of the Year contest.  This four-part test challenges contestants to prove their Morgan knowledge with a written exam, oral presentation, judging test, and riding pattern.  The winner of this prestigious title receives a unique custom-designed prize package.  Please join us on Saturday evening when we announce this year's AMHA Youth of the Year winner!