Western events at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre

  A variety of Western events and activities are planned at the Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. They include: Western Church Services: Cowboy church services are held 6-7:30 p.m. every Sunday as an outreach program of Heart Cry Church. No cost to attend. Learn more at HeartCryChurch.com or […]

$1 million park planned west of Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is to vote March 21 on an agreement with the town of Queen Creek regarding phase 2 construction, construction management, operation and maintenance on the west side of Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road. The meeting starts at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, in the Board […]

Back-to-back cowboy mounted shooting events come to QC in February

Saddle up as the Southwest Regional Cowboy Mounted Shooting competition, followed by the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association Winter U.S. Championships, gallops through the town of Queen Creek. Scheduled back-to-back, the Southwest Regional Cowboy Mounted Shooting competition will be held Feb. 9-11; the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association Bishop Trailer Sales Winter U.S. Championship will be Feb. […]

Horseshoe Park manager Lynch ropes in revenue for the town

    Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre General Manager Tim Lynch, a cowboy since his mid-teens, rides and ropes in horses just as well as he ropes in simultaneous Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association competitions and brings revenue to the community. He welcomes Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association competitions that are occupying the arenas for a 10-day […]

Gala equestrian show combines dressage, pageantry Dec. 15 at Horseshoe Park

Gala of The Royal Horses recreates an event such as those seen at the famous riding schools in Vienna and Spain   Queen Creek’s Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre will trade barrel-racing for European pageantry this Friday when it presents the Gala of the Royal Horses. The Royal Horses of Europe are some of the […]

Elite Community Services announced as 2018 Roots N’ Boots Special Kids Rodeo sponsor

The 2018 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek will be held March 15-18 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek, presented by Banner Ironwood Medical Center, is proud to announce Elite Community Services, LLC as the new sponsor of its 2018 Roots N’ Boots Special Kids Rodeo. “We are very excited to be involved with the Roots and […]

Volunteer dressage riders sought for gala horse show in Queen Creek

  The producers of the Gala of the Royal Horses equestrian event coming Dec. 15 to Queen Creek are seeking three adult volunteer dressage riders to perform in the show. Rene and Barbara Gasser have been visiting the town since mid-November in preparation for the show that will start at 7 p.m. at Horseshoe Park […]

Nov. 28 equine wellness class to address aging horse care, gastric ulcers

Editor’s note: The earlier online post of this story did not include the cost. It is $15, which includes dinner. The third of a three-part educational series about equine wellness hosted at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre will conclude Tuesday, Nov. 28. The class will cover caring for an aging horse  as well as gastric […]

State 4-H competition this weekend at Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre

Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders Association sale coming Nov. 13-16 to Horseshoe Park   The Arizona State 4-H Horse Competition is under way Nov. 3-5 at Horseshoe Park. Spectator admission is free. Competitions start at 8 a.m. and are held throughout the day. For more information about local 4-H groups, visit https://extension.arizona.edu/4h/maricopa. In addition, the following are […]

Results of Sept. 30 Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association competition

  Absolutely loving the Arizona weather right now. We had a great night for Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association racing Sept. 30 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre. Thank you to all the riders who joined us for a fun night. Queen Creek rider Jacqueline Nichols on Perks Naughty Girl did it again. She ran […]