The Saratoga Classic Horse Show is celebrating its 20th Anniversary and you’re invited! This annual event attracts horses and participants from all over, and raises money to provide financial aid for students right here in Saratoga Springs.
What is the Saratoga Classic Horse Show?
What could be better than a Classic Horse Show? A Classic Horse Show that helps to further the education of Saratoga Springs college students! Held at the historic Yaddo and New York Racing Association site in Saratoga Springs, the Saratoga Classic Horse Show is Skidmore College’s largest annual fundraiser. The show was inaugurated in 1927, revitalized in 1998, and is now celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017.
Over the last two decades, the show has hosted more than 13,000 horses and participants from 49 states and 7 countries, created employment opportunities for 850 individuals, and raised more than $4 million in scholarships for students at Skidmore College.
Admission to the show is free and open to the public.
Horse Show Schedule
Don’t hold your horses or you’ll miss the first day of the show! The event will be held over the course of two weeks, with the Saratoga Classic I spanning Wednesday, June 14 through Sunday, June 18 and the Saratoga Classic II taking place from Wednesday, June 21 to Sunday, June 25. Events will begin each day at 8 a.m., with the exceptions of Saturday, June 17 and Saturday, June 24 when events begin at 7:30 a.m.
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