OCTOBER 5 - 9
TRAILING OF THE SHEEP FESTIVAL
Ketchum, Hailey, Sun Valley
This festival includes the “sheep parade” but there is much more going on in the days before the trailing... folklife fair, sheepherders ball, workshops, exhibits, lamb feast, bbq, and much more. Join an authentic trailing of 1,500 sheep down Ketchum’s Main Street as part of their annual migration to winter pastures. e parade includes historic sheep wagons, and Folklife Fair participants.
After the parade passes, you are invited to walk with the families herding the animals to their resting place several miles south of town.
For more information, call (208) 720-0585, or go to www.trailingofthesheep.org.
ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL STREET FAIR
One blessing of the rural Emmett lifestyle is Harvest Time. The Gem County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a wonderful event to celebrate the hard work of their community in growing and harvesting the area’s crops.
The event features music, movies, activities for the family, and of course, plenty of delicious food to feast on, vendors, arts and craft, and entertainment.
Local orchards are available for picking too. Get an Orchard map to guide you.
For more information or to request a catalog, please visit www.emmettidaho.com/events/annual-events/harvest-festival-street-fair/.
IDAHO REINED COW HORSE FUTURIT Y & IDAHO PERFORMANCE HORSE SALE
Ford Idaho Horse Park
The Idaho Performance Horse Sale was established in 2014 as a joint venture between Zack Zumstein of Zumstein Auctions LLC, and the Idaho Reined Cow Horse Association, with the overall goal of providing a showcase of high quality performance horses in the Treasure Valley.
The sale is held in con- junction with the Idaho Reined Cow Horse Futurity (October 18 - 23) and features horses from throughout the Northwest. These horses are talented in several disciplines including but not limited to: reined cow horse, roping, cutting, barrel racing and ranching. e sale has included horses from top trainers including Jake Telford, Dan Roeser, Wade Raney, Jason Hershberger, Rowdy Campbell along with Tom and Carmen Buckingham.
Horses consigned to the sale are required to be at least 2-yrs of age and started under saddle. Consignors are required to preview their horses in the discipline of their choice, including, but not limited to team roping, dry work and cattle work.
The 2016 Idaho Performance Horse Sale will take place on Saturday, October 22nd at the Ford Idaho Horse Park, Nampa, ID at 7 pm. The main preview of sale horses will be held following the Herd Work Finals at 5 pm. The Fence Work finals will follow the Preview of Sale Horses. The evening will conclude with the Idaho Performance Horse Sale at 7 pm.
If you are looking for a high quality prospect or just an all-around solid horse, the Idaho Performance Horse Sale is the place to be on Saturday, October 22nd. We look forward to introducing you to a wide range of talented horses produced by our local trainers and working ranchers.
For more information on the sale, go to www.idahohorsesale.com. For more information on the Futurity, visit www.idahoreinedcowhorse.com
OCTOBER 22 - 23
ICA CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS RODEO
Caldwell Rodeo Grounds
Indoors at Caldwell County Fairgrounds. Saturday: Entries 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Pre rodeo at 6:30 pm, Rodeo at 7:00 pm. Wear pink and show Support For the Cure. Sunday: Pre rodeo at 12:30 pm - Rodeo at 1:00 pm.
General Membership meeting at 9:30 am. Contestants must be at the Awards Ceremony to receive their awards!
For more information, call (208) 899-0498 or go to www.icarodeo.com/2016-finals-information.html.
OCTOBER 28 - 30
TRADITIONAL RANCH ROPING WITH DWIGHT HILL AND SCOT T VAN LEUVEN
Double G Ranch
A rare chance to rope with two traditional ranch ropers. is 3-day clinic focuses on traditional ranch roping techniques, and provides instruction on preparation, positioning, roping shots, cattle handling, running rope, and some groundwork for branding and doctoring situations. All levels welcome.
The clinic runs from 8:30 – 4:30 all three days. Cost is $200/day or $575 for all.
For more information, call (775) 426-8687 or go to www.SpurQH@yahoo.com.