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THE 2021 Event will be August 19-21st in Winfield, WV

There are two public events leading up to the ATFO (click each link to learn more):

Friday Jun 25th – Sunday June 27th Smoke Rise Ranch

Friday July 30th – Sunday Aug 1st Elkins Creek Trail

Tentative EVENT / SHOW Schedule

Trainers MUST arrive by 10am Thursday

Thursday, August 19

Technical Portion 1:00pm – 6:15pm

Showcase 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Friday, August 20

Trail Portion 11:00am – 3:30pm

Youth In-hand Competition 4:30pm – 5:00pm

Evening Fun Classes (OPEN Horse show) 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Trainer Dinner (ticketed event) – 8pm

Saturday, August 21

Fun Show 9:00am – 1:00pm

Freestyle Portion 2:00pm – 4:40pm

Awards Ceremony 4:45pm – 5:15pm

ATFO Auction 5:45pm – ??

Whether coming to spectate, attend demos, meet the trainers, show or all of the above,  this is a do not Miss APPALACHIAN Equine event!

Admittance to the public each DAY is donation of your choice at the gate to attend.

Winfield Riding Arena: 9254 State Route 34; Winfield, West Virginia 25213

Returning for 2021:

Appalachian Trainer Face Off’s Exhibitor Dinner with HOP on Friday Evening

$20.00 per ticket for FRIDAY dinner and evening with the trainers and judges. Subject to be cancelled depending on current Covid regulations.

This is a Three Day Event

Basic skills is held Thursday, Trail and meet the trainers is Friday

Saturday is the Freestyle and the Open Fun Show, as well as Showcase demos



If traveling into the area, you can camp on site for a small fee. Campers have electrical hook up, or you can camp with a tent on site.

RESERVE A CAMPING SPOT HERE


There is an Open Fun Show that runs Saturday open to the public to show in and watch.

$50 Buy in to show in as many classes as you wish or $7 per class

Horse/tack stalls $40.

Grounds fee without a stall – $5

RV or site Camping $15 per day (electrical hook up)

Office fee, if showing $5.

Camping is first come, first serve, but we always have plenty of space!

Consider bringing your equine partner to show all day! REGISTER online for the Show here

Share the Social Media Event HERE


If looking for a hotel:

  • Holiday Inn Express Winfield – Teays Valley
  • Hampton Inn Winfield/Teays Valley
  • Red Roof Inn Charleston West – Hurricane, WV
  • Sleep Inn – Winfield – Teays Valley, WV