DRESSAGE UNDER THE BIG SKY I & II
JULY 28 & 29, 2018

USEF Level 2 Dressage Competition
Recognition: USDF/USEF #334845 & #334928
AQHA, IDEA, RMDS

​Opening date: June TBA| Closing date: July 19

Show Secretary & Manager:
Mike Taylor
Phone Email

Show Organization:
The Bozeman Dressage Society
PO Box 10291
Bozeman, MT 59719


Judges:
Gail Hoff-carmona, S, CA
Joan Darnell , S, WA

Technical Delegate:
Eva-Maria Adolphi, r, UT
EXHIBITORS
2017 Prize List
2017 Entry Form
2017 Exhibitor Info Packet
  1. Enter the Show
    The 2018 Prize List and Entry forms will be posted early in June. You can download these using the buttons above. You can enter by mail and online at www.foxvillage.com or www.eqentries.com
  2. Exhibitor Information
    To help answer your questions and to provide you with an enjoyable and rewarding show weekend we have compiled an exhibitor information packet. You can download the packet using the buttons above. The 2018 Packet will be posted in June.
  3. Circuit Awards
    In 2017 we teamed up with Magic City Dressage I & II, in Billings Montana on June 24 & 25, 2017 to offer circuit awards for Training Level Test 3, and First Level Test 3. Attend all four shows for a chance to win $150 on July 30th! We hope to offer these, and more, in 2018.
  4. Showgrounds
    Heart K Ranch 5783 US Highway 89 South Livingston, Montana 59047 All event stabling will be available onsite. Parking & RV sites are located in front of your horse's spacious & covered stall!
  5. Directions
    From the West: 4 miles east of Livingston on the North side of I-90 at exit 337 From the East: 113 miles from Billings on the North side of I-90 at exit 337 Look for signs that say Heart K
  6. Arenas
    Both full-size competition courts are located in the very spacious indoor arena. Courts will be set up on Thursday and available all day Friday for schooling prior to the shows. There is an indoor "holding area" where you can wait or walk your horse before your test, while in full view of the courts. ​ The outdoor warm-up arena is 200'x300' and features viewing areas.
  7. Stalls
    Over 100 stalls are available onsite, providing plenty of room for your horses, non-competing horses, and tack stalls. The spacious 12' x 12' outdoor stalls have solid metal walls and bars at the top. Tarped stallion stalls are available upon request. All stalls are permanent and well covered with a roof. The layout of the stalls and the parking lot conveniently allow for RV and trailer parking right in front of your horse's stall!
  8. Official Photographer
    The very talented Laura Uffelman of Rough Out Photography will be providing photography services for the shows. Please contact her for a booking. 406-690-8920
  9. Shopping
    Did you forget something important? Livingston and nearby Bozeman have several options to get you sorted. Murdoch's Ranch & Home Supply- Livingston Spur Line Ranch & Pet Supply - Livingston Four Corners Saddlery - Bozeman ​Bridger Animal Nutrition - Bozeman
  10. Dining
    Breakfast & Lunch Concessions will be available on site, provided by: Bubby's Cuppa Jo Recommended Dinner Eateries: Copper John's Bar & Grill Montana's Rib & Chop House Murray Bar
  11. Veterinarian Services
    Please stay safe & healthy! However, if an emergency arises: Our on-call veterinarian is All West Veterinary Hospital 406.586.4919
  12. Exhibitor BBQ
    Join us Saturday night at 5:30 for the exhibitor BBQ in the food pavilion. Please bring a side dish, salad, or dessert to share. Meat will be provided. Also, please bring your own chairs, dishes, and beverages.
  13. Lodging
    Need a Livingston Hotel? Get 20% off your room at the Yellowstone Pioneer Lodge. www.yellowstonepioneerlodge.com (406) 222-6110 Stay on Site! 60 RV hookups and unlimited dry-camping are available on site, as well as restrooms and shower facilities. Indicate your needs on your entry form.
  14. Swag Bags
    We are excited to provide every exhibitor with a welcome "swag bag" at check-in.
  15. First Place Prizes
    Need something to hold a beverage to celebrate a ride well executed? This year's first place prizes are custom made Dressage under the Big Sky wine glasses.
  16. Ribbons
    Thank you to our Class Sponsors whose generosity allows us to provide custom ribbons for 1st - 6th place in every class.
  17. High Point Prizes
    Our high-point Open, Adult Amateur, and JR Young Riders will each receive custom Saucie Piaffe brush sets and tins; their choice of a halter, saddle pad, or polo wraps, sponsored by Four Corners Saddlery; and an 8x10" mounted photo print of their ride from Rough Out Photography. High Point Awards will be presented each day.
  18. Farrier Services
    We hope you don't lose a shoe, but incase you do: Our on-call Farrier is Tom Peterson, Journeyman Farrier 406.599.1038