There is plenty to see at the National Western Stock Show in Denver. It is a showcase featuring the western way of life. Ranching, farming, and much more.
A sampling of what we saw –
The stock show is one of the last places you would imagine in having an “A” rated, USEF hunter/jumper competition. English saddles and equestrian glamour. The five-day equestrian event does seem to fit.
hunter waiting on her rider
The two-night dressage event, better known as “An Evening of Dancing Horses”, is the high-brow affair (tuxedos and evening gowns) with fine dining on the main arena floor, followed by the dressage exhibition.