Equine Extravaganza

POSTPONED due to COVID-19
Date TBD

Equine Extravaganza provides opportunities for all youth in grades 4 through 12 to share their knowledge of the equine industry through a variety of competitions and participatory events. Select opportunities are also open to young people in third grade. You do not need to be a member of 4-H to register.

As a part of the event, a judges clinic is also offered. This opportunity is for adults wanting to become certified or re-certified to judge at county or regional equine shows in Iowa.

2020 Schedule
@ Ellsworth Equestrian Center in Iowa Falls, IA

Equine Extravaganza Waiver - fillable PDF
Equine Extravaganza Waiver - Word Document

Event Speaker Information

Hotel Information - Iowa 4-H Equine Room Block

Super 8 in Iowa Falls, $74.99/night + tax for "4-H Horse Group"

AmericInn in Iowa Falls for "4-H Horse Group"
10 rooms with 2 queen beds, $94.90 + tax
10 rooms with king beds, $89.90 + tax
**Cut off date will be 2/21/2020


Horseless Horse

ALL Horseless Horse items are on the same registration form. Have all your HH entry information handy before you access the online registration entry form below. Open to youth in grades 3rd-12th. 

Registration for Horseless Horse Events & Model Horse
Registration closes March 1.


Team & Individual Events Rules

Team & Individual events below are on SEPARATE registration forms. Coaches should register all youth in these areas, when possible.

Individual Registration

Team Registration

Registration closes March 1.


Iowa Horse Judges Certification Clinic

Adult Judges Clinic Flyer

This is for adults wanting to become certified to judge at county fair or regional equine shows in Iowa. Judges re-certify every three years. Participants judge several classes and take a written exam to become certified.

Register Here!


Equine Extravaganza Results

2019

2018

2017


4-H/Extension Resources

Hippology, Horse Judging & Quiz Bowl

TX hippology resources including practice tests

North Carolina State Extension – 4-H Hippology Resources

University of Florida Extension – 4-H Hippology Resources

Neat Games Sites for Study Resources - On these sites you need to make sure the questions and answers are correct.  Great way for the senior team members to double check for the junior members.

Quizlett – Hippology Sets

Florida Hippology Materials

Hippology, Horse Judging & Quiz Bowl Study Sets

Practice Horse Bowl Questions | Missouri 4-H

FL Practice Quiz Bowl

Horse Judging - Texas A&M

Horse Judging - Nebraska

Horse Judging - Mississippi State

Horse Judging - North Carolina State