Schedule

The Road to the Horse 2023 will be hosted at the Alltech Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. The event features four Championship competitors and colts from the 6666 Ranch.Event tickets are a three-day pass to each day of colt starting action. The judged colt starting challenge runs daily from Friday March 23 to Sunday March 26, 2023.

Thursday is free to the public; no ticket is required. Thursday allows fans to attend Celebrity Guest Clinics, watch Championship Competitor performances, along with a chance to meet the 6666 Ranch Remuda, Championship Competitors, Judges and Crew.

Below is a condensed schedule to help you plan your travel plans. A detailed schedule will be available shortly. Schedule is subject to change.

Thursday, March 23

  • No ticket required. No allocated seating. Free to the public.
  • 12 Noon: Doors Open to All
  • Jesse Westfall Clinic
  • Caitie Holtzman Clinic
  • Tik Mayard Clinic
  • Celebration of Past RTTH Graduate Colts: Featuring fan favorites such as Remember Sunset (Swampy), Valliant Paddy (Aussie), Streaking Cat (Mate), Yellowhouse Canyon, Bama Crown (Stitch), Sixes Wrapper (Kool-Aid) & More!
  • Round Pen Round Pen: Join us on the arena floor for an in-depth personal conversation with RTTH Competitors, Judges & Crew
  • Meet the 6666 Ranch Remuda
  • Approx. finish: 5:30pm

Friday, March 24

  • Ticket required. Allocated seating.
  • 8:30am: Doors Open to Roadies
  • 9:00am: Doors Open to Public
  • Dan James Clinic
  • Mike Major Clinic
  • Opening Ceremonies – Tribute to Dr. Glenn Blodgett
  • Running of the Remuda
  • Round 1 – World Championship of Colt Starting
  • Approx. finish: 5:00pm

Saturday, March 25

  • Ticket required. Allocated seating.
  • 8:30am: Doors Open to Roadies
  • 9:00am: Doors Open to Public
  • JR Robles Clinic
  • Cole Cameron Clinic
  • Guy McLean Clinic
  • MasterClass Series: Short introductions to disciplines including Western Dressage, Liberty, Ranch Versatility, & the American Mustang
  • Opening Ceremonies – Lexington Celebration
  • Round 2 – World Championship of Colt Starting
  • Approx. finish: 5:00pm

Sunday, March 26

  • Ticket required. Allocated seating.
  • 9:00am: Doors Open to All
  • 9:30am: Cowboy Church with Russ Weaver
  • Opening Ceremonies
  • Round 3 – World Championship of Colt Starting
  • Approx. finish: 4:15pm