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Sat, Sep 09


Golden Spike Event Center

Pumpkin Event - 2023

Worked hard all summer? Prove to the Great Pumpkin you've got what it takes and finish your show season strong with a fun schooling show supporting Wasatch Pony Club!

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Pumpkin Event - 2023
Pumpkin Event - 2023

Time & Location

Sep 09, 2023, 7:00 AM – 8:30 PM

Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 S 1200 W St, Ogden, UT 84404, USA


About The Event

Worked hard all summer? Join us for WPC's Pumpkin Event - 9.9.23 - and finish your show season strong or get in one last practice before The Event at Skyline.

Full registration includes Dressage, Stadium Jumping, and Cross-Country jumping competitions. 

We are also offering a Dressage-only option. Entries received after the closing date (9.3.23) MAY be accepted with a $25 late fee, if space is available. 


Approximate Ride Times Saturday (Tall to Small):

  • Dressage 8:00 am 
  • Stadium 8:30 am 
  • Cross-Country 2:00 pm

Additional Information:

  • Competitors are required to provide and use their own reusable competition pinny.
  • The Pumpkin Event is limited to 120 horses. Minimum of 3 riders required per division.
  • Please ride cautiously and be aware of other riders & volunteers on foot.
  • Cross-Country schooling is NOT permitted on Friday and Saturday, September 8-9.
  • Schooling rounds will be available Friday afternoon, approximately 4PM. Schooling rounds are $20 each pre-paid; $25 day-of. Credit cards accepted in advance via paypal; cash only on site.
  • Posted ride times for dressage and cross-country will be adhered to. 
  • Show Jumping times are a WINDOW. Division window times will be posted via GroupMe and near the show office. It is the rider's responsibility to know their jump window time and complete the show jump round before the window expires. Division ride order will be "first come first ride." Please be on time;  the next division will not be delayed due to late riders.
  • Click on our Blog page on this website to find a chart with dressage tests and the link to the USEF site where dressage tests are published. 
  • Dressage tests for our schooling shows this year are the USEF 2022 Test A for BN, Novice, Training, and Prelim. 
  • Grasshopper schooling shows - USEF 2022 Starter Test.  
  • Intro schooling shows -  USEF 2022 BN Test A. 
  • Ride times will be posted on at least 12 hours prior to start.
  • Stabling will be assigned. If you would like to be stabled with your trainer, please indicate on the entry form. We cannot guarantee stabling preferences will be honored, but we will try our best.
  • Stalls will be bedded with wood shavings on asphalt. Additional shavings may be purchased on site.
  • Straw is not permitted in GSEC stalls. 
  • Please, unless handicapped, NO parking in the infield.
  • Approved and properly fastened ASTM/SEI helmets and boots with a discernible heel must be worn at all times while mounted.
  • Schooling in the dressage and stadium arenas outside of approved and paid schooling rounds is strictly prohibited. Anyone doing so will be disqualified from prizes/ribbons.
  • Exibitors and/or their trainers/associates who move jumps or signage will be disqualified from prizes/ribbons.
  • The organizers and/or WPC reserve the right to cancel any class or event, divide any class, and refuse entry for any reason.
  • The State of Utah requires: a negative Coggins test issued within 6 months, a health certificate issued within 10 days for horses coming from out of state, and a brand inspection for horses traveling within the state.
  • Full RV/Trailer hookups are available for Wasatch Pony Club events. Full RV spots are $40.00 per night and include water, power and sewer. Reservations are non-refundable and must be paid when booked.  Contact us at with any questions. 
  • Dogs must be leashed at all times.
  • Practice social distances for horses.  Do not allow your horse to drink directly from public troughs - please bring your own bucket. 
  • Refund policy: to recieve a refund (minus $20 administration fee) rider must notify WPC of entry cancellation by email at on or before the show's closing date. If rider cancels after the show closing date, no refunds are guaranteed.  Selling entries is allowed, but changes after the closing date are subject to administration fees. If the event is cancelled, WPC will refund registration payment minus $20 administration fee. RV fees are non-refundable.

Participant Disclosures:

Participants are aware of the inherent risk involved in any equestrian activity and of the Utah Equine Liability Act. By submitting an entry, participants hereby release Weber County Fairgrounds, Wasatch Pony Club, United States Pony Clubs, Event Officials, volunteers and/or owners from any claim or right to damages that may occur to participants or to their horse(s) at this equestrian event, including illness or infection, and agree to the USPC Waiver of Liability. 

Entry or registration questions or changes? RV or Stalling questions? Please email Ruth at

General show questions? Please contact Kim Johnson at


  • Grounds Fee for Haul-ins Only

    Required for those NOT using a stall. NOT required if you have a stall (included with full registration). Charged per trailer and not per horse.

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  • Stall Fee - Additional

    Entries include two day (one night) stall fee. This is for any additional nights. Multiply per horse per additional night. No grounds fee required if you are paying for a stall.

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  • Stall Fee - non-compete/tack

    Stall fee: non-compete horse, dressage only or tack stall. 2-day/1-night minimum (Friday-Saturday). Stalls are charged every day the stall is open. Add additional days separately if needed.

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  • Change Fee

    Fee to make change to entry on or after closing date.

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  • WPC Member Only - Late Fee

    Only applies to Wasatch Pony Club Members: Additional Entry Fee. Includes late fee and $2 online convenience fee.

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  • RV Full Hook Ups (24 hours)

    24 hour period. Multiply per 24-hour period of your stay. If you stay past the 24 hour timeframe Golden Spike will charge Pony Club, and you are responsible for this charge. RV's have full hookups - water, power, and sewer. 30 and 50 amp hookups and Pull-through sites available. RV Sites are limited and assigned. Fees are not refundable.

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