The American Saddlebred Horse & Breeders Association has announced that February 17-19, 2023, in Lexington, Kentucky, are the dates for a celebration of the past, present and future of the American Saddlebred. The convention will be held at the Hilton Downtown Lexington over President’s Day weekend.
“ASHBA is excited to welcome all of its members and related organizations, clubs and admirers of the American Saddlebred to attend what will be a weekend of ‘all-things-Saddlebred,'” said ASHBA President, Anna Marie Knipp. “There will be something for all members and disciplines as we move forward in reaching out to all aspects of this great breed.”
Alongside exciting educational opportunities, the convention also will host events in collaboration with the American Saddlebred Museum.
“We are so pleased to welcome the ASHBA Membership to the newly renovated American Saddlebred Museum during the 2023 Convention for a weekend celebration of everything American Saddlebred,” said Jennifer Foster, American Saddlebred Museum executive director.
The weekend also will feature the ASHBA Youth Conference, which has been a stand-alone event for the past eight years. “We are excited to celebrate all-things-Saddlebred by combining our annual meeting and youth conference, with the focus being on our amazing breed, both past, present and future,” said ASHBA Executive Director, David Mount.
For more information about the convention, stay tuned to www.saddlebred.com for future announcements.
-- via ASHBA