Pleasure Shows

Parker Trail Riders offers a summer buckle series which now consists of six open pleasure shows every season from April through September! Only your top 5 shows will count for year end awards. Both English and Western classes are offered and riders of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to participate.

Forms: Pleasure Show Bill and Entry Forms , COVID Release Form

Online pre-registration form: CLOSED.

Volunteer Sign Up: Signup Genius

Patterns for pleasure shows – Posted the Friday morning before each show


Click on the image of the pattern below to access a PDF of the patterns for that event.

Showmanship, English & Western

Trail & Ranch Riding

2022 Dates:

Pleasure Shows are held on Sundays.

  1. April 24
  2. May 15
  3. June 12
  4. July 17
  5. Aug 14
  6. Sept 11
  7. Oct 02 (Rain Date)

Show Info:

Office Open:    7:30 am

Show Start:   8:30 am

Entry Fee $8.00 per class. Non-Members $10.00 office fee (per horse/rider combination)


  1. English Hunt Seat
  2. English Equitation Pattern
  3. English Discipline
  4. Showmanship
  5. Western Pleasure
  6. Western Horsemanship Pattern
  7. Western Discipline
  8. Trail
  9. Ranch Riding

Age Divisions:

>> 13 yrs & Under

>> 14 yrs – 18 yrs

>> 19 yrs – 39 yrs

>> 40 yrs & Over

>> Open

Numerous novice classes are also offered.

Refer to our Operations Manual for a complete list of Pleasure Show rules.

  • Classes may be combined at the discretion of the Show Committee – points will be tallied according to original age group.
  • Showmanship and Trail classes can be shown in English OR Western tack.
  • Age is determined as of January 1.
  • Appropriate Attire is required for all Classes including Long Pants and Heeled Boots.
  • All patterns will be posted at the shows. Helmets are strongly encouraged.
  • Novice Rider classes are open to competitors (horse & rider combinations) who are not participating in age group classes.
  • Western classes – Two hands allowed with a snaffle bit or bosal on any age horse.
  • Refer to the PTR Operations Manual for further information on clothing, classes, PTR year end awards and general show rules.


Salisbury Equestrian Park

11920 N Motsenbocker Rd., Parker, CO 80134

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