teen girl in a pink shirt barrel racing at the Colorado state fair
Teen girl on a horse wrangling calves at the Colorado state fair
Teen girl in a green plaid shirt on a horse barrel racing at the Colorado State Fair

The Colorado State Fair is proud to host the 4-H State Championship Horse Show each year. Division champions and high points will be awarded. Awards include saddles, buckles and more! The written test and showmanship contribute to high point standings. 

New in 2021: The Horse Show Department will host a Parade of Counties Friday, August 27, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. in the Grandstand Arena during the PRCA Ram Rodeo. Be sure to showcase your county spirit and view the show bill for presentation details! 

To enter, submit the Online Entry Submission Form below AND email or mail in the 4-H Checkout and Stall Forms to:

Colorado State Fair
Attn: Horse Show Department
1001 Beulah Ave.
Pueblo, CO 81004

or emailed to:


June 8, 2021 – Entries Open

August  2, 2021 – Pre-Entry Deadline

August 13, 2021 – Late Entry Deadline

August 26-29, 2021 – Show


4-H Show Bill

4-H Checkout & Stall Form (*Must be submitted to csf.horseshow@gmail.com)

Horse Show Competition & Entry Requirements



NOTE:  2021 entries are closed! Please contact lindsay.wadhams@state.co.us with any questions. 

IMPORTANT:  Do not submit payments for entries and/or stall fees prior to the Colorado State Fair. All payments will be processed during the check-in and registration process.