Scottsdale Arabian Horse ShowScottsdale attractions like the Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show draw huge crowds every year. One of the largest in the country, the horse show pulls in horse breeders from across the nation to compete in hundreds of different events. The 56th annual show takes place from February 17th – 27th, 2011.

Competitions encompass both youth and adult categories, and include dressage events and native costume contests. The horse show takes place in WestWorld, a nationally-recognized equestrian center. Over 10 different arenas and tents mean that many competitions are occurring simultaneously, so you’re sure to find something interesting going on.

Classes and live demonstrations round out the offerings at the horse show. There are classes for both children and adults that put you up close and personal with gorgeous Arabian horses. If you’d rather hang back, live demonstrations and tours give you a chance to learn about sport horse basics, learn the essential elements of horsemanship, and meet some prize-winning Arabian horses. Scottsdale travel gives you the opportunity to see these beautiful world-class horses in a gorgeous setting.

In addition to the live events and competitions, there is also a bustling marketplace featuring three large shopping areas. Past marketplaces have included jewelry, home furnishings, and fine art in addition to saddlers and other horse-related merchandise.

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