Road to the Horse 2020 cancelled due to concerns regarding COVID-19.
Road to the Horse has just announced that it is cancelling its 2020 event. The event was originally scheduled for March, but had to be postponed to June 18 – 21 due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. However, in a press release issues last week, Road to the Horse announced that they will be unable to host this year’s event “due to the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19.”
The decision was made in accordance with CDC, federal, state and city guidelines currently in place, all of which limit crowd size to fewer than 50 people. Although the decision was difficult, it was made in the best interests of fans, competitors and crew. Also taken into consideration was the best interest of the colts, who will be turning four at the end of the year.
“The Road to the Horse 2020 lineup was unforgettable, and there’s no way this event isn’t going to happen. Every 2020 Championship Competitor and Wild Card will be in Lexington at Road to the Horse 2021 and they’ll have their chance to compete for the title,” states Morris Equine Group Vice President, Patty Tiberg. “Our Back to the Ranch theme couldn’t be more fitting for Road to the Horse 2021. Perseverance, strength, and grit are what we’re made of, and we can’t wait to welcome everyone to Road to the Horse 2021.”
All Road to the Horse 2020 ticket holders will receive a full refund. Refunds will automatically be processed and there are no additional steps fans need to take. Ticket holders should allow between 8 – 12 weeks for their refund to be processed. Additional Road to the Horse ticket information can be found here.
Road to the Horse 2021 is scheduled for March 25-28 in Lexington, Kentucky. Road to the Horse 2021 tickets will be available soon. Roadies who are current Legacy Seat Holders will have first option to purchase.
Visit Road to the Horse social media platforms or RoadtotheHorse.com for upcoming announcements. We sincerely appreciate your patience and ongoing support throughout this evolving situation.
About Road to the Horse (March 25–28, 2021 — Lexington, Kentucky):
Founded in 2003, Road to the Horse strives to entertain and educate fans in the art of natural horsemanship. Road to the Horse challenges the world’s best equestrians to build a partnership with an untrained 3-year-old American Quarter Horse, across three intense days of competition. Fans witness the entire journey, from colt selection, to the final obstacle challenge. Road to the Horse features a $100,000 purse and competitors battle for horsemanship’s most coveted title. Purchase tickets and learn more at www.RoadtotheHorse.com .