Show Information

2017 Show Schedule

May 27-29, 2017 Spring Classic Pinto Show at Minnesota Equestrian Center in Winona, MN

July 14-16, 2017 Sensational Summer Pinto Show at R&J Arena in Verndale, MN

August 25-27, 2017 Color Celebration Pinto Show at Minnesota Equestrian Center in Winona, MN

September 29-October 1, 2017 Fall Finale Pinto Show at R&J Arena in Verndale, MN

2017 Showbills, Checklist, Safety Protocol, Liability Release & Equine Vaccination Rule

Hey Exhibitors!
Please note that we have TWO SEPARATE SHOW BILLS FOR 2017!!!
The show bill for the May & August shows in Winona is different from the show bill for the July & Sept/Oct shows in Verndale.
AND, please remember that numbering will be a little different this year too, so pay attention to our announcers – we want everyone to make it in to the show pen in a timely manner.

2017 WINONA Show Bill
2017 VERNDALE Show Bill
MPtHA Show Entry Check List

Safety Protocol
Release Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement
Equine Vaccination Rule

2017 Photographer

Shelley Paulson will be offering portrait photographing at our May show. Check out her website at or click on the link below

Minnesota Pinto Spring Fling Show – Black Background Mini Sessions

Here is a link to photos taken by Kathy Linn at the July and August Shows 2017 Shows:
July 2017 Minnesota Pinto Show
August 2017 Minnesota Pinto Show


Here is a link for our ONLINE ONLY logo wear.
Click here to order

Verndale Information

Just a heads up on the local motels and restaurants around Verndale Minnesota, we recommend you plan in advance.

Motels within 7 mile –
AmericInn, 695 Jefferson St. North, Hwy.71 Wadena, MN, 56482 (218) 631-1580
Brookside Motel,  1410 Jefferson St. North, Hwy 71 Wadena, MN 56482 (800) 929-4603 (218) 631-2930
Staples Timberlake Lodge….NEW

Motel within 10 miles –
Super 8 Staples, 109 2nd Ave. NW, Staples, MN 56479 (218) 894-3585

Verndale/Aldrich Restaurants:
Bullseye Bar & Grill (next to R&J), 209 W. Service Dr. Verndale, MN (218) 445-2855
Ted and Gen’s Bar-B-Q (about 3 miles east of R&J), 111 1st Ave NE Aldrich, MN (218) 445-5143
Yesteryears Ice Cream Café, 112 Farwell St. South Verndale, MN (218) 445-5143
R & J Event Arena Café, open during horse show for breakfast and lunch