Horse Show District 8 !

Date: June 18-19, 2024
Registration: May 22nd, 2023

Bell County Expo Center
301 W Loop 121
Belton, TX 76513
(254) 933-5353

Deadline: Check with your local County Extension Agent.  Deadlines vary by county.
Entry Fee:  $15 per class

Horse Validation Information

  • Your horse must be properly validated to be shown at the District and/or State Horse Show.
  • Horse Validation will be completed through 4-H ConnectSee instructions here.  Please read instructions carefully.
  • April  1, 2022 through May 1, 2022 will have the cost of $10 per horse.
  • Horses will be validated by family.  (You will list under only one child, but all youth in that family will have the ability to show that horse.)
  • You may pay with a credit card.
  • Questions?  Contact your County Extension Agent.

2022 Texas 4-H Horse Show Rules & Regulations
The District Horse Show will follow Texas 4-H Horse Show Rules.

2022 District 8 4-H Horse Show Information
2022 Contestant Information: PDF
2022 Schedule:  PDF
2022 Entry Form Worksheet: PDF – All entries must be completed through 4-H Connect. This worksheet is a guide only.
2022 Waiver Form: PDF   – AGAIN THIS YEAR! Signed Waiver form must be scanned as a pdf and uploaded onto 4-H Connect during the entry process.

  • The 4-H member and parent may sign the waiver form, scan as a pdf and upload the form OR take the signed form to the Extension Office to be scanned as a pdf and uploaded.
  • AGAIN THIS YEAR! Coggins papers for each horse must be scanned and uploaded to 4-H Connect during the entry process. It is best if the dates of the test are good THROUGH the dates of the Texas 4-H Horse Show.

Texas 4-H Horse Show Information
Information will be posted as it is made available. 

  • Texas 4-H Horse Show website
  • Texas 4-H Horse Show Entries will be completed on 4-H Connect – not paper forms.
  • We will have multiple computers on-site at the District Horse Show to allow you to register, as well as agents there to help you through the process.
  • Texas 4-H Horse Show entries will be due on 4-H Connect by the close of the District 8 Horse Show.
  • 2021 Texas 4-H Horse Validation Instructions
  • 2021 Texas 4-H Horse Show Entry Worksheet – This is just a guide to help you.
  • 2021 Texas 4-H Horse Show Riding Teams Worksheet – This is just a guide to help you.
  • 2021 Texas 4-H Horse Show Contestant Letter
  • 2021 Texas 4-H Horse Show Schedule