Arena Open Ride

  Daily 1 Month 3 Months Jan.-May
or July-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.

Purchase your Daily ride pass
Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm in the Fair Office
. Weekends or when office is closed by calling 530-919-5860 or 530-919-5873.

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 or Weekends at 530-919-5860 or 530-919-5873.

Open Ride

Henningsen Closures (Watch for Updates)

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Add the Henningsen Arena calendar (below) to your online calendar for easy access to the arena schedule.
Please note the hours each day, as some days the arena closes early. All information subject to change without notice.

We apologize for any inconvenience arena closures may cause you.