Williams Lake’s James Allan rides Sprocket

Williams Lake’s James Allan rides Sprocket

Horsin’ Around in the Cariboo goes May 26-27

Horsin’ Around in the Cariboo returns to the Eagle View Equestrian Centre in Williams Lake May 26-27.

Horsin’ Around in the Cariboo returns to the Eagle View Equestrian Centre in Williams Lake May 26-27.

Horse lovers of all disciplines are invited to participate in events or just come out and watch.

There will be a sampling of equestrian events throughout the weekend in three different arenas, trade booths, a concession and a whole lot more.

“It will be a jam-packed family weekend,” says Lori Rankin.

Saturday’s events include jumping demonstrations, dressage, driving demonstrations Hoof N Woof, gymkhana games, and reining demonstrations.

Sunday’s events include cutting demonstrations, cattle sorting, buckle series cattle sorting, bridle-less demonstrations, jumping, and champion versatility horse presentations.

The versatility competition features both English and Western events with each horse receiving points for placing in each of four events, accumulating to determine the champion.

Both days there will be trade booths to visit, a horse sale barn, tack sale, concession and a kids corral.

Events run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day May 26 and 27. Admission is by donation.