Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration

The historic Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration Grounds in Shelbyville, TN is home to The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration®, which takes place each year in late summer for the 11 days ending on the Saturday night before Labor Day.
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STALLS AVAILABLE FOR HURRICANE FLORENCE EVACUEES The Celebration will make grounds and stalls available at NO CHARGE for horses evacuating the Carolina’s due to Hurricane Florence.  To make arrangements to stall your horses please call 931-684-5915.

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THE CELEBRATION RELEASES INFORMATION ON TUNICA FALL CLASSIC The Celebration has announced information regarding the popular Tunica Fall Classic, to be held November 1st -3rd at the Paul Battle Sr. Exposition Center, in particular, information about the horse show hotel and exhibitors’ party. Gold Strike Casino and Resort, an MGM Resorts Destination, is the horse ... More >>>

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The Amateur Pony Championship, Class 137A, did not have the required 10 entries to make a class.  As a result all pony entries in Class 137 A will be automatically placed in Class 141, Amateur Riders on Walking Horses 15.2 and Under.

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AS WE HAVE DONE THE LAST FEW YEARS, CLASSES WILL BE INSERTED IN BETWEEN THE SPLITS OF THE OPEN TWO-YEAR-OLD STALLIONS.  THE MONDAY EVENING SCHDULE WILL BE AS FOLLOWS:  CLASS 104 –        O/A 5 YR OLD STALLIONS CLASS 105A –      2 YR OLD STALLIONS, SEC A CLASS 106 –        O/A GENTLEMEN SHOW ... More >>>

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The 2018 EQUITATION PATTERNS for classes 66E, 67E, 68E, 95E and 101E are posted here online and at the Barn Office at Barn 10 and the bulletin board at Calsonic Arena. EQUITATION PATTERNS

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The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration and Keith and Lorraine Rosbury are pleased to announce a three-year naming rights agreement for the Celebration’s outdoor arena.  The new name, Maverick Arena, will be displayed at this year’s 80th Anniversary Celebration and will honor the 2017 World Grand Champion Gen’s Black Maverick, owned by Keith and Lorraine ... More >>>

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The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration announced class splits Friday afternoon for its 80th annual event, which kicks off later this month. Twelve classes have been divided, with the two-year-old stallion division once again having three splits. “Not only do we have large classes that required splits, but we also had quite a few right ... More >>>

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The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has added an All Day Pleasure World Championship class to its 80th Annual Celebration class schedule.  The new division will be added to the Thursday morning schedule as class 12A, the fourth class held that morning. The Celebration has watched closely the participation in the division at shows across ... More >>>

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The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has announced that the Lead Line World Grand Championship has been moved from the first Saturday morning performance to the Sunday evening schedule at the 80th Annual Celebration.  The 80th Annual Celebration will be held August 22nd – September 1st. The Celebration recently received a petition from exhibitors requesting ... More >>>

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The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has selected Ross Campbell, Mike Hilley, David Sisk, Sam Sorrell and Leigh Stuart to judge the 80th Annual Celebration.  The Celebration will be held August 22nd -September 1st. The Celebration went through an extensive process in selecting the judges for this year’s show.  The Celebration is affiliated with the ... More >>>