Please verify that the date and time are correct before making plans to attend any of the listed events that are not GVRDC events. If you have any additions/corrections to the calendar, please contact Mary Delton.
Sunday
April 21
Exmoor Eventing Simulated XC Clinic (on all-weather surface) with Advanced Eventer, Daisy Trayford. Intro level Upwards, $30/horse.
Register - More info on our website.
Saturday
January 19
GVRDC Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon at the Yard of Ale in Piffard, NY. Cost: $25 for GVRDC members, $35 for non-members. You can join GVRDC for the year and pay for the luncheon on-line here. NOTE: Social hour begins at 11:30, luncheon at NOON. RSVP by Jan 12th and send checks to: GVRDC, PO Box 499, Geneseo, NY 14454 or bring to meeting.
Wednesday
January 23
GVEC Short Course - Aging Equines: Keep Your Geriatric Horse Galloping into Its Golden Years by Joan Ayers, DVM Genesee Valley Equine Clinic - 7:00 - 9:00 pm at the Clinic. The fee for the course is $8 and light refreshments will be served. Please call us at (585) 889-1170 to reserve a space for you and your family. For more info, go to gvequine.com.
Thursday
January 24
GVRDC Hippology Horse Trivia - Team Competition. Download Flyer. Register here.
Saturday
February 2
GVEC's 29th Annual Winter Horse Health Seminar at Wheatland Chili HS, Scottsville, NY, 8 am until noon - Free admission. For more info, go to gvequine.com.
Thursday
February 21
GVRDC Hippology Horse Trivia - Team Competition. Download Flyer. Register here.
Thursday
March 14
GVRDC Hippology Horse Trivia - Team Competition. Download Flyer. Register here.
Saturday, Sunday
April 13, 14
Open Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Kelley, level 3 clinician at Big House Stables, 17 Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY 14454. Exercises and Instruction to improve the rider’s awareness, balance & harmony resulting in the overall safety and
effectiveness for riders in any discipline.
Cost to ride- $275/ weekend
Cost to Audit- $25 /day $40 weekendFor more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Susan at (585) 507-3397.
Sunday
April 21
Exmoor Eventing Simulated XC Clinic (on all-weather surface) with Advanced Eventer, Daisy Trayford. Intro level Upwards, $30/horse.
Register - More info on our website.
Saturday
April 27
GVRDC "Beginning Carriage Driving" Clinic with Jeffrey Kohler, Relhok Farm, Canada. Will be held at Mothersfield Farm, Avon, NY from 9 am- 3 pm. Download more info. Entry Form.
Saturday
April 27
Need to confirm
Houghton College Spring Hunter-Jumper show.  Prize list and entry form online at website. Click on "EVENTS"
Sunday
April 28
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Spring Combined Test.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels and additional dressage tests will be offered.
Saturday
May 4
Need to confirm
Orleans County Boots & Saddle Club sponsored Spring Swap “N” Shop from 10 am - 2 pm. Auction at 11 am (auction donations welcome). Refreshments, Prizes, Raffles. General Admission: $1 per person, Vendor Admission: $10 per vendor. Location: 679 Bangs Road, Churchville, NY 14419. Contacts: (585) 293-3163 or (585) 362-5990.
Saturday, Sunday
May 4,5
Need to confirm
Michael Page Jumping Clinic at Cobblestone Equestrian Center, Mendon, NY. For more info, contact Nancy, 585-218-9996 (H) or 585-259-5384 (C) Entry Form
Saturday
May 11
GVRDC Dave Minteer Desensitization Clinic, Bloomfield, NY. More info on Clinics page. Entry Form.
Thursday
May 16
Need to confirm
GVRDC dressage auditing clinic at Wehle Farms. Sign up and Pay on-line
Saturday, Sunday
TBA
Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Kelley, level 3 clinician at Big House Stables, 17 Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY 14454. For more info and Registration forms, go to website, download flyer, or contact Susan at (585) 507-3397.
Sunday
May 12
Need to confirm
GVRDC Combined Test at Lehman Farms. For questions, contact the Organizer - Karen at (716) 462-7015. Entry Form.
Saturday
May 18
Chestnut Ridge Spring Combined Test and Dressage Show. For more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Sue Williams at (716) 772-2707/2957.
Sunday
May 19
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Spring Horse Trials.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels and additional dressage tests will be offered.
Sunday evening - Friday
May 19 - 24
Need to confirm
Houghton College Equestrian Center:  Certified Horsemanship Association riding instructor certification clinic; earn certification as an instructor in English (with or without jumping) and/or western.  Go to website and click on Events for registration form and further info.   Check www.cha-ahse.org for information on clinic format, certification levels, etc.
Wednesday
May 22
3rd Annual GVRDC 5K Event! Come join runners and riders for a fun, 5K run around the beautiful Geneseo Valley. To sign up, go to this link and download a flyer.
Saturday and Wednesday
May 25 an 29
GVRDC workday for Spring Event! Meet at the stabling area at Hideaway a Farm, 10am- 3 pm, light refreshments/ drinks provided. Please bring week whackers if available. Look for GVRDC sign, Meet at stabling, do NOT make path in field driving back there. Even a few hours morning or afternoon will be a huge help & get your volunteer hours finished early in season! Contact Carol if you can come, or text (585)317-6906. Thanks everyone!
Sunday
May 26
Exmoor Eventing Spring Derby - Register - More info on our website.
Tuesday
May 28
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Friday, Saturday
May 31, June 1
need to confirm
Houghton College/USDF/USEF  Spring Dressage I & II competitions, Judges: Christel Carlson (S), from WA and Agnieszka Majewska (S & FEI***) from FL & Poland.
Contact secretary, Kathy Grisolia. Prize list on www.wnyda.org.
Sunday -
Tuesday noon
June 2-4
Need to confirm
Houghton College dressage clinic with FEI*** clinician Agnieszka Majewska.  See website and click on "EVENTS" to register, or contact Larissa for more information.
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Sunday
June 2
GVRDC Spring Horse Trials. Intro, Novice, and Novice-Training divisions only. For entry information, go to Spring Horse Trials.
Saturday
June 8
GVRDC Cross Country Schooling at Horse Trials grounds, from 10 am - 2 pm. Parking will be on north side of Roots Tavern Rd and do not tie horses on road side of trailer. $45 for GVRDC, GVH and PC members, $50 for all others. Only the INTRO- NOVICE courses will be open, no Training or Prelim jumps available for this schoolings. Contact Carol, 585-317-6906. Volunteers are needed.
Download the Release and bring it with you to the schooling.
Sunday
June 9
Need to confirm
GVH Hunter Pace - 8 am Oxbow Lane/South Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY. $35 presale/ $40 day of Hunter Pace. For more information, email or download a flyer from GVH website.
Sunday
June 9
Exmoor Eventing Open Schooling Day. No need to book / call ahead. Watch FB page for updates (weather, parking instructions etc...) XC course / Stadium Ring with full course set open ALL DAY (Daylight Hours)
$45/horse - outside coaches and trainers welcome - More info on our website and we will accept GVRDC bucks.
TBA
GVRDC Clinic with TBA. Contact Nancy with any questions.
Entry Form.
Wednesday
June 12
GVRDC Cross Country Schooling at Horse Trials grounds, 4 - 7 pm. Park on north side of Roots Tavern Rd, absolutely no tying of horses on road side of trailer, we've had complaints of impeding traffic.
$35 GVRDC, GVH and PC members, $50 non-members
All riders must be accompanied, either another mounted person or ground person.
Only the INTRO - NOVICE courses will be open, no Training or Prelim jumps available for this schoolings Contact Carol, 585-317-6906. Volunteers are needed.
Download the Release and bring it with you to the schooling.
Friday - Sunday
June 14-16
Exmoor Eventing Adult Rider Camp - Register - More info on our website.
Saturday, Sunday
June 15, 16
Open Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Kelley, level 3 clinician at Big House Stables, 17 Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY 14454. Exercises and Instruction to improve the rider’s awareness, balance & harmony resulting in the overall safety and
effectiveness for riders in any discipline.
Cost to ride- $275/ weekend
Cost to Audit- $25 /day $40 weekendFor more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Susan at (585) 507-3397.
Sunday
June16
Need to confirm
Cohocton Hunter Pace and Timed Trail Ride Series. Download a flyer with all the details and/or contact Vicki at (585) 727-1431 or email Donna with any questions.
Sunday
June 16
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Summer Fox and Hound Jumper Derby.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels.
Tuesday
June 18
GVRDC Twilight Dressage. Volunteer Scribes and Stewards are needed. Contact Rikki at (760) 668-4404 or email.
Saturday
June 22
Need to confirm
Annual Derby at Engleside Stables. For more information and entry forms, go to website.
Sunday
June 23
Bristol Hills Pony Club 2nd Annual Poker Run at the old Stuart Horse Trials Grounds. More info coming.
Saturday
June 29
GVRDC "Intro to Carriage Driving" Clinic at Mothersfield Farm, Avon, NY from 9 am- 3 pm. Download more info. Entry Form.
Tuesday
June 25
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Saturday
June 29
Volunteer Work Day to set-up for GVRDC Firecracker Derby at Hideaway Farm, 9am till noon or until finished. For more info, contact Lindsay.
Sunday
June 30
GVRDC Firecracker Derby - Volunteer help is needed during the Derby so contact Lindsay if you can help.
Monday
July 1
GVRDC Tear Down from Firecracker Derby - Volunteer help is needed 5 - 7 pm to clean up from the Derby. Contact Lindsay if you can help.
TBA
Great Lakes Carriage Classic will be held in Clinton, Ontario. A three day pleasure show with dressage, breed and specialty classes. Other info and prize list available on the club website.
Sunday
July 7
Exmoor Eventing Open Schooling Day - No need to book / call ahead. Watch FB page for updates (weather, parking instructions etc...) XC course / Stadium Ring with full course set open ALL DAY (Daylight Hours)
$45/horse - outside coaches and trainers welcome - More info on our website and we will accept GVRDC bucks.
Tuesday
July 9
GVRDC Twilight Dressage. Volunteer Scribes and Stewards are needed. Contact Rikki at (760) 668-4404 or email.
Saturday
July 14
Need to confirm
Fox Run Equestrian/WNYDA Challenge Series dressage schooling show, East Aurora.  Alicia Rosenblatt, secretary.
Saturday, Sunday
July 13, 14
Genesee Valley Hunt USEA recognized horse trials. Contact Kathleen.
Saturday
July 21
Need to confirm
GVH Cross Country Schooling on Nations Road, 2-5 pm, weather permitting. Contact Marion.
Saturday
July 21
USEF/USDF Recognized, WNYDA Summer Dressage Festival I at Houghton College Equestrian Center, Judges: Lisa Hyslop El-Ramey (S), FL & Donald Barnes (S) ON
Kathy Grisolia, Secretary,  kgrisolia@aol.com.   Prize list on www.wnyda.org
Sunday
July 22
USEF/USDF Recognized, WNYDA Summer Dressage Festival I at Houghton College Equestrian Center, Judges: Lisa Hyslop El-Ramey (S), FL & Donald Barnes (S) ON
Kathy Grisolia, Secretary,  kgrisolia@aol.com.   Prize list on www.wnyda.org
Friday - Sunday
July 26-28
Exmoor Eventing Adult Rider Camp - Register - More info on our website.
Saturday
July 28
Need to confirm
Leg Up Stables Intro Event. Entry fee: $110, due by July 21. Download the flyer and entry form. Other questions, call Kim Sanford (585) 739-5925, or email legupstables@gmail.com.
Sunday
July 29
Cohocton Hunter Pace and Timed Trail Ride Series. Download a flyer with all the details and/or contact Vicki at (585) 727-1431 or email Donna with any questions.
Sunday
July 29
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Summer Horse Trials.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels and additional dressage tests will be offered. Entries due by July 25.
Tuesday
July 31
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Saturday
August 3
WNYDA Challenge Series Dressage Show and Chestnut Ridge Combined Test. For more info and Registration forms, go to the website or contact Sue Williams at (716) 772-2707/2957.
Saturday, Sunday
August 3, 4
Open Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Kelley, level 3 clinician at Big House Stables, 17 Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY 14454. Exercises and Instruction to improve the rider’s awareness, balance & harmony resulting in the overall safety and
effectiveness for riders in any discipline.
Cost to ride- $275/ weekend
Cost to Audit- $25 /day $40 weekendFor more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Susan at (585) 507-3397.
Saturday, Wednesday
August 10, 14
GVRDC Volunteer work day to paint jumps for the August Horse Trials, 10AM-2PM. We'll be painting/staining cross- country jumps so people should wear "painting clothes". Drinks and snacks provided! For this workday, please contact Carol K via text/call: (585) 317-6906.
Sunday
August 11
Exmoor Eventing Summer Derby - swimming and BBQ. For more information or go to website.
Tuesday
August 14
GVRDC Twilight Dressage. Volunteer Scribes and Stewards are needed. Contact Rikki at (760) 668-4404 or email.
Saturday, Sunday
August 18, 19
GVRDC, USEA recognized Fall Horse Trails. Divisions: Intro (unrecognized),Beginner Novice, Novice, Training, and Preliminary.
Wednesday
August 21
GVRDC Cross Country Schooling at Horse Trials grounds. 4 - 7:30 pm. $45 for GVRDC, GVH and PC members, $50 for all others. Only the BEGINNER NOVICE — PRELIM courses will be open, no INTRO jumps available for this schooling. Email Carol, or text 585-317-6906 if weather looks iffy. Download the Release and bring it with you to the schooling. Volunteers are needed. Every rider must be accompanied either by someone on horseback or ground, must wear protective vest and armband, and have signed waiver (release).
Saturday
August 24
GVRDC Cross Country Schooling at Horse Trials grounds, 10 am - 2:00 pm. $45 for GVRDC, GVH and PC members, $50 for all others. Parking will be on north side of Roots Tavern Rd and do not tie horses on road side of trailer.
Only the BEGINNER NOVICE — PRELIM courses will be open, no INTRO jumps available for this schooling. Email Carol, or text 585-317-6906 if weather looks iffey. Download the Release and bring it with you to the schooling. Volunteers are needed. Every rider must be accompanied either by someone on horseback or ground, wear protective vest and armband, waivers signed.
Sunday
August 25
Need to confirm
City View Equestrian Hunter/Jumper Show. Hunters start at 9 and Jumpers not before 2 pm. For more info, go to the website.
Tuesday
August 27
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Saturday
August 31
GVRDC Cross Country Schooling at Horse Trials grounds, 10 am - 2:00 pm. $35 for GVRDC, GVH and PC members, $50 for all others. Parking will be on north side of Roots Tavern Rd and do not tie horses on road side of trailer.
All levels of jumps are available for this schooling. Email Carol, or text 585-317-6906 if weather looks iffey. Download the Release and bring it with you to the schooling. Volunteers are needed. Every rider must be accompanied either by someone on horseback or ground, wear protective vest and armband, waivers signed.
Sunday
September 1
Exmoor Eventing Open Schooling Day - No need to book / call ahead. Watch FB page for updates (weather, parking instructions etc...) XC course / Stadium Ring with full course set open ALL DAY (Daylight Hours)
$45/horse - outside coaches and trainers welcome - More info on our website and we will accept GVRDC bucks.
Saturday
September 1
Volunteer work day to set up for Driving Show.
Saturday
September 7
Chestnut Ridge Saddle-Up for Roswell Horse Trials and Dressage Show to benefit Roswell Park Cancer Institute. For more info and Registration forms, go to the website or contact Sue Williams at (716) 772-2707/2957.
Saturday, Sunday
September 7, 8
Open Centered Riding Clinic with Susan Kelley, level 3 clinician at Big House Stables, 17 Avon Rd, Geneseo, NY 14454. Exercises and Instruction to improve the rider’s awareness, balance & harmony resulting in the overall safety and
effectiveness for riders in any discipline.
Cost to ride- $275/ weekend
Cost to Audit- $25 /day $40 weekendFor more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Susan at (585) 507-3397.
Saturday, Sunday
September 7, 8
GVRDC 36th Annual Driving Show with Dressage, Cones, and Cross Country. To be held at Hideaway Farm, Geneseo, NY. Volunteers are needed.
Saturday
September 7
GVRDC Annual Members and Volunteers Picnic. To be held in conjunction with the Driving Show at Hideaway Farm, Geneseo, NY. Please RSVP Danny or call 315-945-8118 by 9/1.
Sunday
September 15
Cohocton Hunter Pace and Timed Trail Ride Series. Download a flyer with all the details and/or contact Vicki at (585) 727-1431 or email Donna with any questions.
Sunday
September 15
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Fall Fox and Hound Jumper Derby.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels.
Friday - Sunday
September 13 - 15
Exmoor Eventing Adult Rider Camp - Register - More info on our website.
Tuesday
September 17
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Saturday
September 21
GVH Opening Meet The Homestead Geneseo, 7:30 am
Saturday
September 21
Need to confirm
Houghton College Horse Trial, Combined Test and Dressage competition at Houghton College Equestrian Center, Houghton NY. For more information, go to website. and click on "EVENTS" for entry form.  Contact Larissa, manager/secretary for more info.
Sunday
September 22
Need to confirm
Bristol Hills Pony Club Poker Run at old Stuart Horse Trials grounds. Download flyer.
Sunday
September 29
Need to confirm
IDHS Hunter Pace, Batzing Farm, Caledonia, NY. Hilltoppers, Adult Optimum, Junior Optimum, and Fastest Time. For more info, download the flyer.
Saturday
October 5
Volunteer Work Day to set-up for GVRDC Pumpkin Derby at Hideaway Farm, 9am till noon or until finished. For more info, contact Lindsay.
Sunday
October 6
GVRDC Pumpkin Derby at Hideaway Farm - Volunteer help is needed during the Derby so contact Lindsay if you can help.
Saturday
October 12
GVH Races on Nations Rd, Geneseo, NY, 10 am. For more info go to website.
Sunday
October 13
Need to confirm
City View Equestrian Jumper Finale. For more info, go to the website.
Sunday
October 13
Exmoor Eventing Fall Derby - Register - More info on our website.
Sunday
October 13
Need to confirm
Carriage House Saddlery (in Trumansburg, NY) Fall Horse Trials.  More info and entry form on website. There will be Intro through Novice levels.
Sunday
October 20
Need to confirm
GVH Hunter Pace - 8 am Geneseo, NY. $35 presale/ $40 day of Hunter Pace. For more information, email or download a flyer from GVH website. Do not tie horses to your trailer on the road side for any reason. 
Saturday
October 26
Chestnut Ridge Halloween Schooling Dressage Show featuring Musical Costume Classes. For more info and Registration forms, go to website or contact Sue Williams at (716) 772-2707/2957.
Sunday
October 27
Cohocton Hunter Pace and Timed Trail Ride Series. Download a flyer with all the details and/or contact Vicki at (585) 727-1431 or email Donna with any questions.
Saturday
November 2
Need to confirm
Mothersfield Annual Barn sale, 10 am till 2 pm at Mothersfield , 4444 Hogmire Rd, Avon, NY. Questions: 585-226-6787 or 585 317-6906. Download a flyer.
Sunday
November 3
Exmoor Eventing Simulated XC Clinic (on all-weather surface) with Advanced Eventer, Daisy Trayford. Intro level Upwards, $30/horse.
Register - More info on our website.
Saturday
November 30
Need to confirm
Houghton College Christmas Fun Show: one entry fee per horse and rider combo for the whole day, covers all classes except the jumper stakes and barrel race stakes.  Go to website and click on "EVENTS" for more info.

TBA
GVRDC "Charmed by Charity" event to benefit the club at Alex and Ani's in Victor, NY, 5:30 - 7:30 pm. More info on Fundraising page.
December 12, 2018
GVEC Short Course - "The Places the Endoscope Can Go - Taking A Look Inside Your Horse" by Loryn Smith, DVM, GVEC Fellow. 7:00 - 9:00 pm at the Clinic. The fee for the course is $8 and light refreshments will be served. Please call us at (585) 889-1170 or email us to reserve a space for you and your family. For more info, go to gvequine.com.

Calendar of GVRDC-Sponsored and other Local Events for 2018

page last updated 1/22/19