Alltech National Horse Show Tickets Now on Sale at Ticketmaster.com

Lexington, KY – September 8, 2011 – The Alltech National Horse Show, 128th edition, announced today that tickets, ranging from only $10 to $30, are now available for purchase online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Children 12 and under are admitted free of charge when accompanied by a paying adult (limit 2 child tickets for every paid adult).

Additionally, fifty percent of the net proceeds from the General Admission gate receipts will be donated to the various charities that are featured each day at the Alltech National Horse Show. Those charities will be announced in the days ahead.

Doors for each session open 30 minutes prior to the start of the event. All seats are General Admission and parking is free.

The Alltech National Horse Show, 128th Edition, will be held from November 2-6, 2011, at the beautiful, new Alltech Indoor Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington.

This year’s show, designated CSI4*-W, will feature a complete schedule of ‘AA’-rated hunter divisions, including the Pony Lane Farm High Performance Hunter section. Also on the agenda, a big money Open Jumper division highlighted by the Sasco Creek Farm $50,000 Welcome Speed Class, the $75,000 Double H Farms Thursday’s Jump-Off class, the $60,000 Spy Coast Farm Faults Converted Speed class on Friday and of course, the $250,000 Alltech National Horse Show Grand Prix, an FEI World Cup qualifying event. $100,000 will be up for grabs for the Junior and Amateur Jumper divisions, including the $50,000 SJHOF Junior/Amateur Championships, sponsored by Sleepy P Ranch, Chansonette and Deeridge Farm. The final Sunday is highlighted by the signature event of the National Horse Show, the ASPCA Alfred B. Maclay Finals, presented by C. M. Hadfield’s Saddlery.

In addition to the Alltech National Horse Show itself, those attending will be able to enjoy a fabulous sixty booth equestrian trade fair and wonderful educational opportunities for the entire family.

“We hope people will take advantage quickly of the availability of online ticket purchases at Ticketmaster,” said Mason Phelps, Jr., President of the National Horse Show Association. “There is a real excitement about the Alltech National Horse Show coming to Lexington and I have no doubt that every session, especially the prime time events, will be a complete sell out. So, I would say that if you’re planning on attending any of the night sessions or Sunday’s ASPCA Maclay National Finals, please buy your tickets early.”

Alltech National Horse Show Class Schedule

Wednesday, November 2nd
8:00 AM

20 14 Hands Winery Regular Confirmation Hunter Model
10 Green Confirmation Hunter Model
22 14 Hands Winery Regular Confirmation Hunter
23 14 Hands Winery Regular Confirmation Hunter – Handy
12 Green Conformation Hunter
13 Green Confirmation Hunter – Handy
32 First Year Green Working Hunter
33 First Year Green Working Hunter – Handy
42 McNeil – Oare Second Year Green Working Hunter
43 McNeil – Oare Second Year Green Working Hunter – Handy
52 Pony Lane Farm High Performance Hunter
53 Pony Lane Farm High Performance Hunter – Handy
151 International-Open Jumpers $50,000 Welcome

First Group
7:00 PM Evening Session

Exhibition and Opening Ceremonies
151 International-Open Jumpers $50,000 Welcome

Thursday, November 3rd
8:00 AM

82 Bright Star LLC Amateur Owner Hunter 3
3″
83 Bright Star LLC Amateur Owner Hunter 3
3″ – Handy
72 Suzanne Thoben Marquard A/O Hunter – over 35
62 Hill ‘N Dale Amateur Owner – 18-35
73 Suzanne Thoben Marquard A/O Hunter – over 35 – Handy
63 Hill ‘N Dale Amateur Owner – 18-35 – Handy
31 First Year Green Working Hunter U/S
41 McNeil – Oare Second Year Green Working Hunter U/S
11 Green Conformation Hunter U/S
21 14 Hands Winery Regular Conformation Hunter U/S
51 Pony Lane Farm High Performance Working Hunter U/S

1:00 PM Afternoon Session

34 First Year Green Working Hunter $7,500 Stake
14 Green Conformation Hunter $7,500 Stake
44 McNeil – Oare Second Year Green Working Hunter $7,500 Stake
24 14 Hands Winery Regular Conformation Hunter $5,000 Stake
54 Pony Lane Farm High Performance Hunter $10,000 Stake
161 Sleepy P Ranch $10,000 Junior Jumper

Thursday, November 3rd
7:00 PM Evening Session

163 Chansonette Farm $10,000 Amateur Owner Jumpers
152 Double H Farm $75,000 International – Open Jumpers

Friday, November 4th
8:00 AM

84 Bright Star LLC A/O Hunter – 3’3″ $5,000 Stake
74 Suzanne Thoben Marquard A/O Hunter – 35 and older $7,500 Stake
64 Hill ‘N Dale A/O Hunter – Under 35 – $7,500 Stake
81 Bright Star LLC Amateur Owner Hunter U/S
71 Suzanne Thoben Marquard A/O Hunter U/S – 35 and older
61 Hill ‘N Dale Amateur Owner Hunter U/S – Under 35
92 Small Junior Hunter O/F – 15 and under
102 Small Junior Hunter O/F – 16-17
112 Large Junior Hunter O/F – 15 and under

1:00 PM Afternoon Session

122 Greentree South Large Junior Hunter O/F 16-17
93 Small Junior Hunter O/F – 15 and under – Handy
103 Small Junior Hunter O/F – 16-17 – Handy
113 Large Junior Hunter O/F – 15 and under – Handy
123 Greentree South Large Junior Working Hunter O/F 16-17 – Handy
164 Chansonette Farm $15,000 A/O Time 1st Jump-Off

7:00 PM Evening Session

162 Sleepy P Ranch $15,000 Junior Jumper Time First Jump-Off
153 Spy Coast Farm $60,000 International – Open Jumpers Speed

Saturday, November 5th

6:00 AM ASPCA Maclay Warm-Up – not judged

11:30 AM

91 Small Junior Hunter – 15 and under U/S
101 Small Junior Hunter – 16-17 U/S
111 Large Junior Hunter – 15 and under U/S
121 Greentree South Large Junior Hunter -16-17 U/S

1:00 PM Afternoon Session

94 Small Junior Hunter -15 and under $7,500 Stake
104 Small Junior Hunter – 16-17 $7,500 Stake
114 Large Junior Hunter – 15 and under $7,500 Stake
124 Greentree South Large Junior Hunter – 16-17 $7,500 Stake
165 Show Jumping Hall of Fame $50,000 JR/AO Championship

7:00 PM Evening Session
Opening Ceremonies

Special Presentations – Awards only

154 Alltech National Horse Show $250,000 Grand Prix

Sunday, November 6th
7:00 AM

Maclay National Championship for the ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship
Classes – Presented by Hadfield’s Saddlery

Approximately 3:00 PM
FINAL ROUND

Classes – Presented by Hadfield’s Saddlery

Tickets are on sale now online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Founded in 1883 at the original Madison Square Garden, the National Horse Show is America’s oldest indoor horse show, firmly established as a major fixture on the national and international sports and social event calendars. The National Horse Show Association’s primary activity is the annual production of the National Horse Show and all ancillary events. Over the years, the National Horse Show has provided financial aid to many worthwhile charities.

For more information on the National Horse Show Association of America, Limited, please visit www.nhs.org.

Alltech National Horse Show, 128th Edition – Fast Facts

What:
The Alltech National Horse Show, 128th Edition, is a weeklong championship event featuring “AA”-rated hunters, open jumpers, junior/amateur jumpers, and the ASPCA Alfred B. Maclay Finals. The event will run November 2-6, 2011, in the Alltech Indoor Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY, site of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games(TM).

Parking:
Horse Show Exhibitors may purchase a weekly parking pass at the main Horse Park entrance for $5.00. Dogs are permitted at the Kentucky Horse Park on a leash.

Directions:
The Kentucky Horse Park is located 8 miles northeast of Lexington, Kentucky at Exit 120 on Interstate 75.

Information:
Carolyn Vincent
National Horse Show
PO Box 386
Greenvale, NY 11548

Telephone:
Phone: (516) 484-1865
Fax: (516) 484-1982

Email:
NationalHS@aol.com

Website:
www.nhs.org

Shopping:
Vendors offering equestrian equipment, apparel, jewelry and home furnishings are located in the Alltech Arena.

Additional Contacts:
Vendors – Matt Morrissey at Mmorri4398@aol.com or 941 915-3457
VIP Table Sales – Kiki Umla at KIKIUMLA@aol.com or 904-606-5541
Advertising – Laura Reed at reed.laura@insightbb.com or 859-321-7687
Sponsorship – Mason Phelps at mpjr@phelpsmediagroup.com or 561-753-3389 or Susie Webb at webb_susie@yahoo.com or 301-520-6162

Hotels:
CLARION HOTEL (formerly Holiday Inn North) – 859 – 233-0512 – Approximately 4 miles
FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES BY MARRIOTT – 859 -977-5870 – Approximately 4 miles
FOUR POINTS SHERATON – 859-259-1311 – Approximately 4 miles
LA QUINTA – 859-231-7551 – Approximately 4 miles
KNIGHTS INN – 859-231-0232 – Approximately 4 miles
EMBASSY SUITES – 859-455-5000 – Approximately 4 miles
MARRIOT GRIFFIN GATE – 859-231-5100 – Approximately 4 miles
RESIDENCE INN – 859-231-6191 – Approximately 5 miles
COURTYARD BY MARRIOT – 859-253-4646 – Approximately 5 miles
HOLIDAY INN GEORGETOWN – 502-570-0220 – Approximately 6 miles
RAMADA INN – 859-299-1261 – Approximately 6 miles
RED ROOF INN – 859-293-2626 – Approximately 6 miles
HAMPTON INN – 502-867-4888 – Approximately 6 miles
SUPER EIGHT – 502-863-4888 – Approximately 6 miles
MICROTEL INN & SUITES – 502-868-8000 – Approximately 6 miles

Management:
Kentucky Horse Shows, LLC
P. O. Box 11428
Lexington, KY 40575-1428
859-233-0492 (phone)
859-233-0495 (fax)
email: hakshows@earthlink.net
website: www.kentuckyhorseshows.com

ALLTECH MEDIA CONTACT:
Susanna Elliott
Corporate PR Manager, North America
Alltech Corporate Headquarters
3031 Catnip Hill Pike
Nicholasville, Kentucky

Telephone: (859) 887-5144
Mobile: (859) 473-2696

Email: SuElliott@alltech.com
Web site: www.alltech.com

NATIONAL HORSE SHOW MEDIA CONTACT:
Phelps Media Group, Inc.
12230 Forest Hill Blvd.
Suite 214
Wellington, FL 33414
561-753-3389 (phone)
561-753-3386 (fax)

pmginfo@phelpsmediagroup.com
www.phelpsmediagroup.com

About Alltech:
Founded by Dr. Pearse Lyons, Alltech is a global animal health and nutrition company with 31 years’ experience in developing natural products that are scientifically proven to enhance animal health and performance. With more than 2650 employees in 128 countries, the company has developed a strong regional presence in Europe, North America, Latin America, the Middle-East, Africa and Asia. For further information, visit www.alltech.com. For media assets, visit www.alltech.com/press.

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