Arena Open Ride

  Daily 1 Month 3 Months Jan.-May
or July-Dec.
Annual
(Jan.-Dec.)
Individual Riders $ 10.00 $ 32.00 $ 90.00 $ 140.00 $ 250.00
Family (two) n/a $ 40.00 $ 100.00 $ 150.00 $ 270.00
Family (three +) n/a $ 48.00 $ 120.00 $ 160.00 $ 280.00

Open Ride Application (A complete set of rules is included in the application.)
Rates include liability insurance through Haas Wilkerson Insurance. Please make checks payable to El Dorado County Fair Association, Inc.

Family member is defined as a child by blood, adoption, or marriage; and/or a spouse maintaining residence at the same physical address. Proof of residency may be required.

Daily ride passes are available for purchase: Monday–Friday 9am-4pm in the Fair Office and Monday 4-8pm by calling 530-919-5873 Daily passes for Saturday and Sunday must be purchased Monday–Friday within the times listed above.

Courtesy in Arena Use is Mandatory | Please clean up after your horses! All manure should be placed in designated containers. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Hours of “Open Ride” (when not closed for a special event)
Monday–Wednesday: 9:00 am-9:00 pm
Thursday–Sunday: 7:30 am-Dusk
No barrel racing or props allowed EXCEPT on Wednesdays.

Schedule is subject to change. Please phone the Fair Office to confirm open times prior to arriving: Monday–Friday 9am-4pm at 530-621-5860
Evenings at 530-919-5863
Weekends at 530-919-5860 or 530-919-5873

Open Ride

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Date Closed Reason
Feb 18 @ noon Horse Show Prep
Feb 19 4-H Horse Show
Feb 20 Presidents Holiday
March 4 Horse Show Prep
March 5 Open Schooling Horse Show | More Info
March 10 - 11 4-H Round-up/Skills Day
March 18 @ noon 4-H Horse Show Prep
March 19 4-H Horse Show
March 29 @ noon Placerville Speedway Races
March 31 Caesar Chavez Holiday
April 1 4-H Practice Horse Show Prep
April 2 Open Schooling Horse Show | More Info
April 8 @ noon Placerville Speedway Races
April 15 @ noon Placerville Speedway Races
April 22 @ noon 4-H Horse Show Prep
April 23 4-H Horse Show
April 28 - 30 EDC Home Show | More Info
May 5 - 6 Kids Expo & Placerville Speedway Races
May 7 Open Schooling Horse Show | More Info
May 8 - 9 Farm Day
May 13, 9am - 1pm 4-H Horse Show Practice
May 20 @ noon Placerville Speedway Races
May 25 - 29 KCCS Kennel Club
June 1 - 30 El Dorado County Fair

We apologize for any inconvenience.