Jeff Wilson's "The Sport of Kings and Cowboys" dressage demonstrations with birds of prey transported audiences though the ages.
And Sylvia Zerbini inspired the audience with her beautiful, dancing Arabian horses, displaying her intense connection with the animals. here are some pictures from this year's contest: The Breyer Fest 2016 live auction was a raging success! Well these weren't just any Breyers; each year the live auction collection is made up of rare, limited editions and even some test models! Lot #19 the Loping Quarter Horse as a Glossy Silver Bay Lot #27 a Grullo Semi-Leopard Appaloosa on the Valegro mold Lot #23 a Glossy Bay Pinto on the Lonesome Glory mold!
A line started forming long before the meet and greet, and despite the heat there was nothing but excitement for the You Tube sensation.
Cheers and smiles filled the tent when she walked in!
We want to send a special thank you to Jeff Wilson and Dana Boyd for sharing their talents with our Breyer community.
Saturday morning was another big day in the model horse show world!
Here are the overall champions of Saturday's competition: We would also like to congratulate all of our winners from the event! Breyer Fest wasn't just the entertainment and shopping featured in the Covered Arena; there were plenty of activities for kids and adults featured all over the Kentucky Horse Park.
Again in 2016, Celebration Park hosted a variety of family-friendly fun, including pony rides, a petting zoo, a mechanical bull, Splash Dogs, the kids Jump Off, and the Tonka Fun Zone.
As many of you already know, we had our first annual Breyer Fest 5K this year!Our Youth and Children's Show competitors filled the Alltech Arena with their flawless models.The competition was tight but our judges worked tirelessly to select the best of the best to choose a winner for each division.The Morgan horse is America's horse and the picture is 100% American." Jeff Wilson was quoted on the clipping in an article by WKYT, "I've had a lot of veterans get really emotional when they see it.There's just something special about seeing these logos on the horse." The tribute touched our hearts and above all honored our veterans in a way that was truly unique.