New Classes for 2014
1.  Green Working Ranch Horse Description and Rules - IRHA Approved - click on link for more details  -  This class is designed to give beginning riders the opportunity to become acquainted with the Working Ranch Horse class in a competitive yet non-threatening environment

2.  Herd Work - ARHA and IRHA Approved - The horse's natural cutting ability but where the exhibitor can handle the horse in a ranch type atmosphere  -  more information can be found on pages 99-100 in the 2014 - 2015 ARHA Rule Book

3.  All Age Boxing - ARHA and IRHA Approved - Ranch Boxing consists of a designated ranch reining pattern and a single cow work (boxing) on the end of the arena  -  more information can be found on pages 72-73 in the 2014-2015 ARHA Rule Book

New Features

1.  Midwest Regional Show - horses can arrive beginning Thursday at 10:00 am.  Email Sam Holwerda for stall reservations at

2. Best Cooks of the Midwest Appetizer Contest is Thursday night from 6:00 - 8:30 pm.  Contact Miriam Farrell to bring a dish for IRHA or just come taste test and vote!

3. Midwest Regional Fright Night will be Saturday night.  Youth costume contest, trick or treating, and a Charter Stall Decorating contest will be held.  Everyone bring treats or prepare to be tricked!!   

4.  Midwest Regional Pattern Book - please print and bring with you