Deep Run Horse Show trots to town

RICHMOND, Va. -- The Deep Run Horse Show, founded in 1955, is one of the East Coast’s oldest horse shows. It runs June 20 - 24 at the Deep Run Hunt Club Show Grounds on Deep Run Hunt Club (off Manakin Road), Manakin-Sabot, Virginia.

Horses and riders will compete in more than 200 classes over the five-days, vying for championship awards and hoping to gain points towards year-end awards and/or qualifying shows for national competitions, along with competing for prize money.  Many of the riders are from Virginia and local to this area.

The show begins at 8 a.m. each day, it's free to watch the show from the covered grandstand, spectator tents, and bleachers. 

There will also be a variety of arts and crafts shops at the show grounds; including jewelry, art, and clothing.  For more information, and a complete schedule and description of all the classes, visit www.deeprunhorseshow.com or call (804)762-2482.