2014 Paso Fino Grand National Championship Show & Expo

September 29 - October 4, 2014 

Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, KY

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Judges: Carmen Cepero, Jose Colon, Angela Ochoa, Willman Rodriguez, Don Schanche, Robbyn Young
Alternates: Jose Perez Novo, Keith Dane 
2014 Judging System 

Show Schedule

The Exhibitors' Dinner will be on Wednesday night, October 1, 2014.

Become a Farm Sponsor!

Farm Sponsors are the backbone of Nationals, providing financing for our show to function and thrive each year. Show packages are available from $1,500-$10,000 with benefits including preferred stall location, box seats, show souvenirs, free advertising, and catered dinner each night in the sponsor lounge.
Full details and the sign-up form are available here.


Show Your Support as a Class Sponsor!

Class sponsorships help make the show possible, and they don't break the bank. Sponsor two regular classes for only $100 or two championship classes for $200, and you can pick the classes! Your name will be listed in the show program and announced with the class.
Download the Class Sponsorship Form

Volunteer

Volunteers are needed to help with ribbon presenting and also in the PFHA booth. It's a great way to be involved and enjoy the show at the same time!
Click here for the Volunteer Sign-Up Sheet 


Vendor Information

 
The Paso Fino Horse Association invites your company to participate as a Vendor in this year's prestigious Grand National Show & Expo. With 500 horses and 2,000 to 3,000 Paso Fino exhibitors and spectators expected, as well as the 10,000 visitors to the Horse Park during September and October, we anticipate that this year's show will be a beehive of activity.
Download Vendor Invitation Form 

 

Ringside Table Sign-Up

Enhance your show experience by watching the action from your own Ringside Table
with seating for 8 people
Click for more information and to request your table 


Schedule of Fees

Entry Deadlines & Fees

• 1st Tier: Entry is received & paid by midnight (EST) August 18, 2014: $95
• 2nd Tier: Entry is received & paid by midnight (EST) September 3, 2014: $125
• 3rd Tier: Entry is received & paid by 8:00 pm (EST) September 27, 2014: $335
• 4th Tier: Entry is received & paid by 8:00pm (EST) the day before the class: $545

NOTE: Tier 3 & Tier 4: Initial entry (1st class) entered is full price, additional classes see price schedule below. Tier 3 & Tier 4 entries are NOT guaranteed a stall on site.
• Additional Class: Add on class (for horses already entered in the show) received and paid for before the show office closes the night before the class: $145
• Additional Class: Add on class (for horses already entered in the show) received and paid for the day of class (NOTE: All entries must be received and paid for at least 10 classes prior to the requested class): $195

Championship Class Fees

Championship: Entered prior to the show office closing the night before the class & all Bellas Formas entries: $95
Championship: If entered day of class (NOTE: All entries must be received at least 5 classes prior to the start of championship class): $145

Other Class Fees

Breeder's Sweepstakes Classes: Nomination fee of $200, if applicable, plus appropriate Tier Class Fee
Geldings for Gold Classes: Nomination fee of $200 plus appropriate Tier Class Fee
Fabulous Futurity Classes received by midnight (EST) August 18: $195
Fabulous Futurity Post Entries received by midnight (EST) September 3 (No entries allowed after September 3): $395
Produce of Dam or Get of Sire Classes (Tier prices DO NOT apply. Must be entered by 5pm (EST) the day before the class): $190
Walk-Corto Leadline (Tier prices DO NOT apply. Must be entered before the show office closes the night before the class): $35

Other Fees

Stall or Tack Fee: $220/show
Visiting Horse Fee (Horses not entered in show but on show grounds, in addition to stall fee): $75


Host Hotels - Lexington

Clarion
Address: 1950 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $92.00
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: Yes
Pets: $35 one-time fee
Reservations: 859-233-0512
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5.6 miles, 11 minutes

Courtyard Lexington North
Address: 775 Newtown Court, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $114.00
Breakfast: Not Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: Service Animals Only
Reservations: 859-253-4646
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 7 Miles, 10 Minutes

Embassy Suites
Address: 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $152.95
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: No Pets
Reservations: 859-455-5000
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5.3 Miles, 9 Minutes

Fairfield Inn & Suites Lexington North
Address: 2100 Hackney Place, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $96.00
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: $75 one-time fee
Reservations: 859-977-5870
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5 Miles, 8 Minutes
Fairfield has reported being full for the duration of the show.

Four Points Sheraton
Address: 1938 Stanton Way. Lexington, KY 40511
Rate: $96.00
Breakfast: Not Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: Yes
Pets: $25/day or $100/stay
Reservations: 859-259-1311
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5 Miles, 10 Minutes

Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa
Address: 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $155.00
Breakfast: Not Included
Wi-Fi: Not Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: $100 one-time fee
Reservations: 877-901-6632
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5.3 Miles 9 Minutes

La Quinta Inn
Address: 1920 Stanton Way, Lexington, Kentucky 40511
Rate: $91.00
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: Pet Friendly – No Deposit
Reservations: 1-859-231-7551 Ask for PFHA group block.
Cut-Off Date: 9/20/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 5 Miles, 8 Minutes

Residence Inn Lexington North
Address: 1080 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40511
Rate: $129-139 per night
Discounted rates available for stays of 6 nights or more:
Studio Queen ($109), Studio King ($109), Studio 2 Queen ($119)
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: $75 one-time fee
Reservations: 859-231-6191
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/4/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 7 Miles, 11 Minutes


 Host Hotels - Georgetown

Holiday Inn Express
Address: 140 Osborne Way, Georgetown, Kentucky 40324
Rate: $99.99
Breakfast: Included
Wi-Fi: Included
Airport Shuttle: No
Pets: $20/day per pet
Reservations: 502-570-0220 (block code PFH)
Web Link: Click here to make reservations online
Cut-Off Date: 9/11/2014 or when reserved rooms are booked
Distance from the Horse Park: 6 Miles, 12 Minutes

 

Covered Arena/Layout & Maps

 
 

National Show Program Advertising

Click here to download the advertising rates & specifications
Deadline to sign up is July 31, 2014


Important Notes

 Sewage Service: Sewer dump stations are available at the campground, but if you would like to schedule private sewage service, please call Kentucky Portable Toilets at 859-336-9269.

Other shows at the Kentucky Horse Park: Jump Start Horse Trials (Hunter Jumper Complex, Dressage Complex, Cross Country Course) September 26-28; Fall Classic Saddlebred Show (Alltech Arena) October 2-4; Kentucky Classic Combined Drive (Carriage Driving Course) October 2-5. 

Cross Country Course Off Limits: Due to other events utilizing the Cross Country Course, this area is off limits for Paso Fino exhibitors this year. 

Awards Conduct in Ring: Once all placements have been called by the announcer, ONLY THE FIRST PLACE HORSE may take a victory ride around the ring and ONLY THE FIRST PLACE HORSE may traverse the sounding board. Once the first place winner has been announced, no other exhibitor may traverse the sounding board or remain in the ring.

Prize Money: Payback checks will be available at the show, by 4:00pm the day following the completed classes. The Prize List outlines exceptions to this rule, which includes classes that have late entries and classes on the last day. Any payouts unable to be calculated by the end of the show will be mailed. Remember that in order to receive paybacks, a completed W-9 MUST be filed.

  

Kentucky Horse Park
Physical Address:

 KHP Map View Larger Map

4089 Iron Works Parkway,
Lexington, KY 40511

 

 

Feed, Hay, Bedding, & Golf Carts

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Select KY Horse Park - Lexington from the drop down menu.

In the Event Name field, enter Paso Fino Grand National Show.

Official Show Photographer

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Official Equine Insurance Agency of the Paso Fino Horse Association
In-Kind Corporate Sponsor