Event Schedule

EQUUS International Pony Play Event.

We are welcoming Ponies, Trainers, Handlers, Grooms, teams of Pony/Trainers and all those who love them.

 

Friday DAY, August 10, 2018

1:30 PM  Registration is OPEN

2 PM  Vendor Market in the Main Room is OPEN

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM  Meet and Greet in Main Room is OPEN.  Meet & Greet the presenters at EQUUS International Pony Play Event. Schmooze with old friends. Whinny to new friends and nuzzle with your herd.

 

3:00 PM – 3:45 PM  Classroom Presentation TBA

3:50 PM  Welcome to EQUUS International Pony Play Event by Miss Ann

4:00 PM  The Door Prize ticket drawing (the tease begins)

4:15 PM  – 5:00 PM  Classroom Presentation:  “The Language of Ponies” with Piper Pony

5 PM – close of Friday Day.

 

 

Friday NIGHT, August 10, 2018

“Western Game Night”  in Main Room

Event is open to the Public.

7:00 PM

 

The Auction Baskets of the North American Pony/Trainer Travel Fund will be on display for viewing. The Auction is held Saturday Night, August 11th during The Pony Show which starts at 10 PM.

The Games begin…

CORRAL (dimensions of corral are 20′ x 30′)

Everyone may try every game.  No one is required to compete for a ribbon.  All Games include a practice run and/or opportunity to try out that game.  All Ponies will be assigned numbers at Registration.  All numbers will be called so that every Pony has the opportunity to try each type of play/game. It will be clearly announced when Judging for a Game begins.

Diagrams of Games

7:30 PM Pony Game

Trail Race

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

It is highly recommended to wear shoes that grip and assist you in making quick turns and weaves.  No high heels nor small heel footwear nor Pony shoe will be allowed on the course.

8:30 PM Pony Game

Quadruple Stake Race

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

9:00 PM Pony Game

Barrel Race

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

9:30 PM Trainer Game

Western Reining

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

10 PM Trainer Game

Cutting

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.  Each turn is limited to 2.5 minutes.

10:30 PM Pony Game

Gymkhana Gig

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

  •  There is Trainer award, “Western Discipline” Buckle.

11 PM – Open Corral

There will be a sign up sheet for participants at The Meet & Greet.  Sign Up opens at 3 PM, Friday Afternoon, August 11th.

Schmooze and Mingle, practice your Pony Show routine, bdsm play available, the Bar is open.

 

1 am – Close of Friday Night.

 

 

Saturday DAY, August 11, 2018

 

Vender Room Open 9 am

main Room:

9 am – 10:45 am Pony Play Space open for practice. There will be a sign up sheet for reservation of time in corral, 15 minute intervals. (dimensions of room: 20′ x 30′)

10 am – 1 PM & 2 PM – 3:45 PM  Carousel Ponies on Main Stage

There will be a sign up sheet for participants at The Meet & Greet.  Sign Up opens at 3 PM, Friday Afternoon, August 11th.

10:45 am Trainer Game (in MAIN ROOM)

Dressage (corral will be 20′ x 30′)

Dressage Tests will be posted June 1st, 2017 for Introductory, Novice, Intermediate and Open Levels

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

 

MAIN ROOM:

(corral will be 20′ x 30′)

3 PM Pony Game

Obstacle Course – Blindfolded

This game is timed and deductions are made for faults

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

4 PM Pony Game

Hunter

There will be a sign up sheet for participants.  It is the opportunity to experience this type of Pony Play.

 

  • There is a Trainer Award, “Eventing”, which combines Dressage, Obstacle Course and Hunter.
  • There is a “High Point” award, which will be given to the Pony with the most points awarded from the Judges.

Hades Room:

9 am – 10:30 am:  Lunging the Human Pony” with Piper Pony

11:45 am – 12:45 PM:  15 minute Presentations 

4:00 PM – 5 PM:  “Natural Ponymanship” with Piper Pony

MAIN ROOM:

1:00 PM 15 minutes Presentations by North American Pony/Trainer Contestants followed by 5 minute Q & A.

 

2:00 PM – 2:45 PM  Signing Extravaganza

Ponies, Trainers and fans gather to sign Equus International Pony Play Calendars, books, whatever. All years of Equus Calendars will be available to buy.  Authors of books may sell and sign them.

 

 

5 PM – close of Saturday Day.

 

 

Saturday NIGHT, August 11, 2018

 

“The Pony Show” in the MAIN ROOM

Event is open to the Public.

(corral will be 20′ x 30′)

9 PM The doors open

9:30 PM  The Pre-Show Flag and Pony Parade

10 PM The Pony Show
5 minute performances in any style by North American pony/Trainer Contest contestants, followed by participants in the EQUUS International Pony Play Event.

11:15 PM Auction of Baskets

11:30 PM  Ribbons Awarded to the EQUUS International Pony Play Event Participants.

Midnight  Announce the North American Pony/Trainer 2018 and Runner-Up & Celebration Dance

1 am – close of Saturday Night.

 

Sunday, August 12, 2018

10:00 am     Carting at Kenneth Hahn Park in the Olympic Forest and a Picnic

There will be a van shuttle with pick up at 9:30 am, 10 am and 10:30 am.  There will be a sign up sheet for spaces on the van.

We have two carts.  Participants who bring carts are welcome to drive to Kenneth Hahn Park and bring their cart.

The Picnic menu:  TBA

Carting extends to about 3 PM.  There will be a van shuttle with pick up at 3:00 PM, 3:30 PM and 4 PM.  There will be a sign up sheet for spaces on the van.