Competitors are heading into the final days of The National Horse Show, currently being held at The Kentucky Horse Park. Show visitors and their friends are invited to attend The National Horse Show Bluegrass Charity Benefit Event with no admission fee Friday, November 2, and Saturday, November 3.
Presented by Goshen Hill and Meralex Farm, this inaugural event will host members of the United Professional Horsemen's Association as well as their friends at the National Horse Show, with a chance for the UPHA to win a cash bonus to support its organizations many programs.
As a charitable organization, the UPHA has received a unique ticket code to share with its membership. This code enables any individual that plans to purchase tickets to attend The National Horse Show either Friday or Saturday evenings, to do so for free. Through these specific ticket codes, the charity with the most supporters in attendance will win the cash bonus.
To obtain free admission tickets to The National Horse Show please visit nhs.org/tickets. Once you have selected the number of tickets you want, click on "Enter Promotional Code." Please use the Unique Code "UPHA" at checkout so the UPHA receives credit for your attendance.
Friday evening's event will begin at 7 p.m. with the inaugural $50,000 National Horse Show Hunter Classic. All charities in attendance on Friday night will be entered to win an additional cash bonus through an Athlete's draw, where top hunter riders will draw the names of the charities in attendance. Charities that are chosen by the top three placing riders shall receive an additional bonus: First place will receive a $2,500 bonus, second will receive a $1,000 bonus, and third will receive a $500 bonus.
Starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, UPHA will be cheering on competitors in the $250,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup Lexington. The winning charities will be announced following each class. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three charities, with the strongest attendance on Saturday evening and they will take home $5,000 for first place, $3,500 for second place, and $1,500 to third.
Please help make the UPHA the #1 charity with the greatest attendance at the 2018 National Horse Show Bluegrass Charity Benefit Event.
-- via UPHA