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Aug. 25 – Labor Day, Sept. 5, 2022

97 Days 19 Hours 7 Mins

Draft

2022 Draft Horses

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Links will become available as information is finalized.

Registration

  • Opens: Monday, June 20
  • Mail-in Entry Deadline: Monday, July 25
  • Online Entry Deadline: Friday, Aug. 5

Register Online

Entry Lists

Links will become available as information is finalized.

  • Halter – Belgian
  • Halter – Clydesdale
  • Halter – Percheron
  • Hitch

Fees

Entry:

  • $10/individual halter class
  • $20/hitch class
  • $20/riding class

Other:

  • $15/tie stall
  • $45/box stall

Judge List

  • Supreme Judge: Roy Miller, Hubbard, Iowa
  • Draft Hitch: TBD
  • Draft Halter: TBD

Arrival & Departure Window

Arrival:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 24, 8 a.m. to Thursday, Aug. 25, noon
  • Friday, Aug. 26, 8 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 27, 9 a.m.

Departure:

  • Released after each evening performance to Monday, Aug. 29, vacate by midnight

SHOW SCHEDULE

Thursday, Aug. 25 • Warner Coliseum

  • Noon – Draft Horse Team
  • 4 p.m. – Classic Cart Regional Finals
  • 6 p.m. – Draft Hitch

Friday, Aug. 26 • Warner Coliseum

  • 5 p.m. – Draft Hitch

Saturday, Aug. 27  • Compeer Arena

  • 7 a.m. – Decorating, Jr. & Sr.
  • 8 a.m. – Belgian Halter
  • 8 a.m. – Percheron & Clydesdale Halter; Jr. & Sr. Showmanship (after conclusion of Halter show)

Saturday, Aug. 27 • Warner Coliseum

  • 6 p.m. – Draft Hitch

Sunday, Aug. 28 • Warner Coliseum

  • 10 a.m. – Draft Hitch
  • 3 p.m. – Draft Horse Barrel Racing
  • 7 p.m. – Draft Hitch

Monday, Aug. 29 • Warner Coliseum

  • 2 p.m. – Draft Supreme 6; Classic Cart, Regional Cart Finals

RESULTS

Links will become available as results are finalized.

More Information

For further information, please contact competition@mnstatefair.org or 651-288-4417.

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