The Arabian Horse Association of Arizona
The Arabian Horse Association of Arizona has been a well-attended Scottsdale signature event since 1956 and is proud to announce a new groundbreaking partnership with GoodNightStay. Although its location and scope have changed over the years, its focus has remained constant – all Arabian. The heart of its operation has also remained the same – all volunteers. Hosted by the Scottsdale calendar of events that celebrate Arabians. Since its humble beginnings, the association has also focused on community service.
The Arabian Horse Association of Arizona routinely attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators to experience the passion of the Arabian horse and its versatility at the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show. The show draws more than 2,400 of the world’s finest Arabian and half-Arabian horses for 11 days of thrilling competition, horses travel from around the world in pursuit of the coveted “Scottsdale Champion” title. These magnificent animals and their owners gather to celebrate this exciting show where more than $4,000,000 in prize money is offered, luxurious trophies are given to the best in the world, and wonderful awards are given to the best. With more than 1,000 colorful classes, there is always something exciting to see.
In addition to exciting competitions, gala parties, educational seminars, and an international cuisine court, the event features an amazing Shopping Expo with more than 350 commercial exhibitors, offering everything from lavish jewelry, clothing, and works of art to boots, saddles, and gifts. Guests also can stroll the luxurious, exotically decorated stabling areas in which the horses are housed. Each year, the show has a variety of family-friendly events, such as Meet an Arabian Horse, behind-the-scenes barn tours, educational seminars, paint a Pony, and games, to name a few.
This will be a must-attend event if you are a horse lover, the expansion of the breeding division makes this the Westminster of the Arabian horse world as we anticipate the best collection of athleticism and breeding stock anywhere in the world. Check out the new up-and-coming supermodels in the Arabian horse world. Scottsdale is the world’s largest display of Arabian horses and offers many activities that help promote the Arabian Horse. Scottsdale is the mecca of Arabian horses, and it is a great place to see, touch, and feel the world’s finest Arabian horses! If you are an exhibitor, the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show presents an unprecedented showcase opportunity to compete for center stage and offers prize money and abundant marketing opportunities for breeders and purebreds.
Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Sonoran Desert, the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show is a great vacation destination, there is so much to see and do in Scottsdale. The excitement from the show is sure to inspire, the scenery of the desert will allow you to relax and best of all the discovery of new friends and wonderful experiences will leave you wanting more.