Donida Dressage Festival 1 & 2

July 25, 2014

July 26-27, 2014


Judges: Thomas Pulon, Mike Osinski, and Jayne Ayers
ENTRIES OPEN: May 30, 2014
ENTRIES CLOSE: July 5, 2014

Series awards presented July 26th at the Donida Farm Festival Cocktail hour.
Special awards for participating in 3 of the 4 Recognized Donida shows. Top three placings will be averaged for High score. You will need three scores from three different shows to count. Drop scores allowed. Dressage Festival is the final show and award presentation will be on July 26th during the Festival Dinner. See prize list or website for details and rulings.

 Perpetual trophies:
Jr. Training level
Jr. First – Fourth Level
Adult Amateur Training Level
Adult Amateur First – Fourth Level
Open Training Level
Open First – Fourth Level
FEI Open
Jr. Inspirational Award
Adult Amateur Inspirational Award

Participating Show Dates:
May 10 Donida Farm Derby #1   and    May 11 Donida Farm Derby #2
July 25 Donida Farm Festival #1 and  July 26 & 27 Donida Farm Festival #2





You can now use to create your entries for these shows online. Use the following link to find the show online then click the link next to the show name Enter Show and it will take you directly to the Equestrian Entries web page.  If you do not already have a user account with, please sign up! There is no charge to join!  As a first time user, you can get $5 off your first paid online entry submission. Input the following in the Coupon Code in the payment section: FIRSTENTRY.

Equestrian Entries system remembers your information, making it easy to fill out entries for different shows, you will only need to change the class information.  The system will automatically verify that all USEF and USDF cards are current for the 2013 show year (this includes, horse, rider, owner, trainer and coach).  If the system is unable to verify the cards, the entry will automatically be charged the non-member fees for either/both USEF and USDF.

Since signatures are still required for every entry, you can either send the signature page with all original signatures to Equestrian Entries if you are paying online, or sign your entry at the show when you come to pick up your packet.  Those that are printing the entry and sending it through the regular mail will just sign the entry as they have done in the past.

You can print your entry and snail mail it with a personal check, or pay online with a credit card or Paypal account. If you chose to pay online there is a 3% fee plus a $5.00 handling charge. There is no charge to join Equestrian Entries, create an entry or print an entry. So if you chose to pay by personal check, the service is free. We appreciate your using the preferred entry method.  If you have any questions about this new service for the shows please contact the show secretary, Mary Neal (509) 248-9145.  Thanks!

SHOW MANAGER: David Blake (253) 833-4870
SECRETARY: Mary Neal, (509) 248-9145
916 S 21st Ave
Yakima WA 98902
FACILITY MANAGEMENT:  Donida Farm, Gwen Blake, Owner (360) 507-9306


Festival Stabling Assignments

2014 Donida Festival Entry Form

Donida Festival Prize List 2014 06032014

A Live Salsa Evening!

The Donida Farm Salsa Event will be held on Saturday July 26th by the Large indoor at the facility. Come Kick-up your heels and relax with friends old and new. White linen table cloths set the Festival scene showcasing Mt. Rainier’s presence. Come join us for the LIVE Salsa band and mini Salsa Dance lessons to follow the floor show. We’ll have a fully catered dinner including Sangria. We’ll also be holding our traditional silent auctioning of donated item (always looking for more?), and our famous Spectacular LIVE Dessert. We will be having a friendly Trainers Basket competition to see who can bring in the highest bid! This year we continue on with our perpetual trophies. These Final Series Championship awards will be presented along with a few surprises throughout the evening. Whether you purchase a full table of 8 or individual seats, I’m sure your group will enjoy the festivities. The commitment of our staff, volunteers and exhibitors make this a winning event. Donation now being accepted for silent auction, trainer’s baskets and dessert items. Please contact Karyn Joy at, Gwen Blake at go410s@aol, or Denise Murray at

Gates open at 6:00pm. Festival Ticket of $40.00/ adult , $20.00 / children 12 & under, or Table of 8 for $290.00. Ticket price includes: Catered dinner with Sangria, non-alcoholic beverages, auctions, entertainment, trainers action basket competition, silent auctions, surprise drawings, dessert auction, and Donida Series Championship Perpetual awards. Loads of Fun!

Past Festivals brought in over 50 auction items, and due to the sold out House, Donida Farm was able to add many upgrades to the facility for 2014 competitors.

Limited seating available. Deadline for pre-purchasing reserved tickets is July 20, 2014. As we will need a head count for food. We can’t guarantee tickets sold at the door. Don’t miss out on this Show — it should be the talk of the town! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~