Fun for the Whole Family

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Talk about a night full of exclamation points with these equestrian stars (and stripes)! 

The revered Night of the Horse will feature audience favorites including: The One Arm Bandit with his zebra, Bobby Kerr, The Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls and Tomas Garcilazo. Plus, the Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team and the California Cowgirls Drill Team will re-unite to wow the crowd with a 40-member horse drill team performance.

All these stars and more will return to celebrate 75 years of equestrian excitement at the Del Mar National Horse Show.  Don’t miss it!

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Talk about a night full of exclamation points with these equestrian stars (and stripes)! 

The revered Night of the Horse will feature audience favorites including: The One Arm Bandit with his beloved zebra, Bobby Kerr, The Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls and Tomas Garcilazo. Plus, the Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team and the California Cowgirls Drill Team will re-unite to wow the crowd with a 40-member horse drill team performance.

All these stars and more will return to celebrate 75 years of equestrian excitement at the Del Mar National Horse Show. Don’t miss it!

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The Entertainment

The One Arm Bandit

John Payne, known as the One Arm Bandit, has been named the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Specialty Act of the Year an astounding 15 times! He’s the first to accomplish this in the history of the PRCA.

The One Arm Bandit thrills crowds each year with something new – this year he’ll incorporate a zebra into the act with two Mustangs.

Bobby Kerr Mustangs

Bobby Kerr and his unique team of American Mustangs are always an audience favorite. These equestrian stars have inspired audiences around the nation with their incredible display of courage and trust. Standing ovations are the norm at their performances across the country, including PRCA Rodeos, FEI World Cup Finals, Del Mar’s Night of the Horse and the California State Fair. Bobby’s most coveted awards include the National Finals Rodeo Specialty Act of the Year, International Professional Rodeo Association Showcase Champion and Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover Champion.

Bobby Kerr Mustangs

Bobby Kerr and his unique team of American Mustangs are always an audience favorite. These equestrian stars have inspired audiences around the nation with their incredible display of courage and trust. Standing ovations are the norm at their performances across the country, including PRCA Rodeos, FEI World Cup Finals, Del Mar’s Night of the Horse and the California State Fair. Bobby’s most coveted awards include the National Finals Rodeo Specialty Act of the Year, International Professional Rodeo Association Showcase Champion and Supreme Extreme Mustang Makeover Champion.

Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls

This star-studded team’s daredevil style of trick riding and roping has earned them international acclaim.

Led by Jennifer Welch Nicholson, the Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls have performed in 20 countries on five continents. Their performances are literally fit for a queen, as Queen Elizabeth II invited them to perform at Windsor Castle in celebration of her Diamond Jubilee in 2012. They have also been nominated for the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Specialty Act of the Year seven times.

Tomas Garcilazo

This internationally-renowned, third-generation charro has impressed crowds around the globe.

Tomas has appeared on Broadway and has toured the U.S. with Will Rogers Follies, an acclaimed six-time Tony Award-winning show. He was also featured at Disney’s Wild West Show in Paris, France. Tomas has performed numerous times for Mexico’s presidents along with performances at the White House and the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. He was named the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association Specialty Act of the Year four times. Tomas and his family are currently on tour throughout the U.S. with Grammy Award winner Pepe Aguilar.

Tomas Garcilazo

This internationally-renowned, third-generation charro has impressed crowds around the globe.

Tomas has appeared on Broadway and has toured the U.S. with Will Rogers Follies, an acclaimed six-time Tony Award-winning show. He was also featured at Disney’s Wild West Show in Paris, France. Tomas has performed numerous times for Mexico’s presidents along with performances at the White House and the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. He was named the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association Specialty Act of the Year four times. Tomas and his family are currently on tour throughout the U.S. with Grammy Award winner Pepe Aguilar.

Outlaw Annie and the Silver Spur Ranch Mounted Shooters

Outlaw Annie Bianco is a World Champion Hall of Fame Cowgirl from Scottsdale, Arizona who competes in mounted shooting competitions across the U.S. She also visits U.S. troops overseas as part of the Wrangler National Patriot Memorial Day Armed Forces Entertainment Tour.

Outlaw Annie will be joined by Dan Milliken and the Silver Spur Ranch Mounted Shooters featuring a family of national champions: Kenny Lawson, his daughter Rylee and son Dylan. Hold your horses and sit tight as this group of world-class shooters might just blow your mind!

The Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team

The Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team have won the California State Horsemen’s Association State Championship title 13 times. They were the 2019 champions of the coveted Coto Cup and Buckle Series premier equestrian drill team competition.

Expect to be wowed by the elite riders of the Drill Team known as the Junior Advanced Team (JAT).  These 12 to 18-year-old riders perform exciting and highly intricate drill maneuvers at top speed!

The Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team

The Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team have won the California State Horsemen’s Association State Championship title 13 times. They were the 2019 champions of the coveted Coto Cup and Buckle Series premier equestrian drill team competition.

Expect to be wowed by the elite riders of the Drill Team known as the Junior Advanced Team (JAT).  These 12 to 18-year-old riders perform exciting and highly intricate drill maneuvers at top speed!

California Cowgirls Drill Team

The California Cowgirls Drill Team will amaze the audiences as they fly around the Del Mar Arena with their series of complex drill maneuvers, glittering costumes and American flags. They are reining Grand National Rodeo Champions and 10-time California State Champions.

The California Cowgirls will reunite with the Blue Shadows Mounted Drill Team at this year’s show to present a joint drill featuring 40 horses and riders that is guaranteed to have you on the edge of your seat!

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