The 2020 Arizona Equifest Schedule is here! The Olsen’s Equifest promises a full weekend of barrel racing and roping, vendor booths, entertainment, clinics, and demos. Also, all activities are FREE and to be enjoyed by the entire family thanks to the contributions of our generous sponsors.
This year Equifest is kicking off the entertainment on the main arena with Olsen’s Family Feud starting at 9:30 am. Watch the excitement as employees from each Olsen’s location will face off in a horseback competition that includes a trailer race, ribbon race, and egg in the spoon race. Come cheer on your local store employees! Also, there will be performances by the Granite Mountain Drill Team and local police K-9s.
Check out the clinician roundpen with Horseman Mike Kevil and the Heritage Park Zoo exhibit.
Don’t miss out on The Legacy Ranch Horse Sale preview. This event will be kicking off at 12:45 with team roping, branding, and dry work.
Bring the kids and family to Olsen’s Equifest! Kids activities include:
- Build your own stick horse
- Scavenger hunt
- Pony rides
- Fishing Station
Olsen’s Equifest Saddle Series & Open 4D Barrel Race is an annual pole and barrel racing series, which showcases the best equine athletes and riders in Northern Arizona. The series finals will start at 5:00 pm. The Olsen’s Equifest team roping jackpot will take place on Sunday, September 20th, and showcase the best and fastest team ropers on Northern Arizona.
All 2020 Arizona Equifest Schedule events take place at the Prescott Rodeo Grounds.
Friday, September 18
7:30 AM – Legacy Ranch Horse Versatility Show
5:00 PM – Saddle Series Barrel Racing Finals
Saturday, September 19
9:30 AM – Olsen’s Family Feud
11:00 AM – K-9 Police Demo
11:45 AM – Granite Mountain Riders Drill Team
12:00 PM – Posting of Colors / Military Salute
12:45 PM – Legacy Ranch Horse Sale Preview begins
12:45-1:45 – Team Roping
2:00-4:00 – Branding & Dry Work
4:00-5:30 – Horses available for viewing in tent area
10 AM-11 AM – Horseman Mike Kevil
SALE RING EDUCATION
10 AM – Veterinary demonstrations with Williamson Valley Vet with Miska Paget
Recognizing Equine Lameness
Shockwave & Pro-Stride Talk
11 AM – Essential Equine Therapy Services with Kristen Martucci
MagnaWave PEMF Demo
Materson Method Body Work Demo
4:00 PM – Gail Steiger, Cowboy & Songwriter
5:30 PM – Legacy Horse Ranch Sale
Vendors / Shopping
Test Drive a Tractor
9 AM-4 PM – Tack Swap
Kids Activities (happening from 9 AM-2 PM)
Build a Stick Horse
Mock Sheep Herding
WILDLIFE CENTER EXPERIENCE
10 AM-2 PM – Heritage Park Zoo exhibit
Sunday, September 20
9:30 AM – Equifest Team Roping