PREPARING FOR THE SHOW:

SCHEDULES

FRIDAY – JULY 30, 2021

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SATURDAY  – JULY 31, 2021

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SUNDAY  – AUGUST 1, 2021

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STABLING

B BARN

FESTIVALB(2)

C BARN

FESTIVALC(2)

D BARN

FESTIVALD(2)

E BARN

FESTIVALE(2)

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

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.  See prize list or website for details and rulings.

 

SILENT AUCTION PREVIEW

Our auction proceeds ALWAYS go back into the facility for YOU.
 
Check out some of the amazing items already donated:
 
 

FESTIVAL I – July 30 & 31, 2021

FESTIVAL II – Aug 1 2021

Download Prize List Here: Donida Festival 2021 prize list 07062021 revised

Entry Form: 2021DONIDAFestivalENTRYFORM06162021

PLEASE REVIEW THE USEF COVID ACTION PLAN HERE

DONIDA FARM 2021 BEST PRACTICES are found HERE

DONIDA FARM DRESSAGE FESTIVAL – ACTIVITIES & EVENTS

Welcome to the Donida Farm Dressage Festival 2021!

We are excited to present a series of events, activities, and special awards throughout the weekend.

FRIDAY / SATURDAY / SUNDAY – ALL DAY
Donida Farm Car Showcase

 A newly added spectator event for everyone to enjoy! The Car Showcase will be happening all three days, located in the field to the right as you enter Donida. Enjoy chatting with the owners, hearing their stories, and even consider entering yourself. No fee required!

SATURDAY 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Silent Auction

Come bid on an assortment of items! Proceeds will be going towards new footing for competitors and our equine partners; located in the Large Indoor arena. Cash, check, PayPal, or Venmo accepted. You or a representative must pay / pick-up items Saturday evening by 7:00pm.
Opening Friday at 8:00am, closing Saturday at 5:00pm.

Wine Tasting – Complements of Markel Insurance & Tami George  

Wine tasting will be offered during the Saturday 1:00pm – 5:00pm classes held in the Permanent Dressage Court, which will include the Musical Freestyles, the FEI Large Tour class, Adult Amateur Equitation Event, and more! Bring a comfortable chair and enjoy the afternoon’s rides while sipping on a variety of wines. Thank you, Tami George and Markel Insurance, for your generous sponsorship.

USDF & FEI Musical Freestyles
Enjoy our freestyle classes, featuring rides from Training Level through Grand Prix.

FEI Large Tour Class
Featuring Grand Prix and Intermediate II tests.

Adult Amateur Equitation Event & Award Presentation – Sponsored by the Courtney Family
A $500 Cash Prize and a Custom Cooler designed by Olson’s Tack Shop will be awarded to the winner of the Adult Amateur Equitation Event. Awards presentation by the Courtney Family in the arena following the results.

The Juvel Award & Presentation – Sponsored by Gwen Blake
A Perpetual Trophy to be presented to the highest scoring FEI Test & Freestyle combined score, to be taken from both Friday and Saturday’s rides. Sponsored by Gwen Blake in honor of Juvel, in the form of a handmade bronze sculpture. There is no fee to sign up for this award, but riders / owners must sign their horses up at the awards booth for scores to be tracked and must be present to win at the Awards Ceremony Saturday evening.

Step-up Championship Award & Presentation – Sponsored by Chestnut Lane Farm & Alexandra Brooks Dressage

In recognition of Horse / Rider combinations that have moved up a level for the first time during this competition. Two awards will be presented – one for Training – 4th Level and one for the FEI Levels. The highest score for each group will receive a $100 Cash Prize and a Cooler, generously sponsored by Chestnut Lane Farm and Alexandra Brooks Dressage! There is no fee to sign up for this award, but riders / owners must sign their horses up at the awards booth for scores to be tracked and must be present to win at the Awards Ceremony Saturday evening.

Donida Farm Perpetual Awards & Presentations
Horse / Rider combinations that have participated in 3 of the 4 Recognized Donida Farm Dressage shows are eligible. Awards offered at all divisions, Training through FEI as well as two Inspirational Awards. Interested in learning more? Check out the Awards Booth for more info!

 

Participating Show Dates:
 Donida Farm Festival #1 is July 30 & 31, 2021 and Donida Farm Festival #2 is August 1, 2021

THESE ARE TWO SEPARATE SHOWS

YOU MUST COMPLETE A SEPARATE ENTRY FORM FOR EACH SHOW!

PLEASE PRINT, SIGN & RETURN USEF WAIVER HERE

ONLINE ENTRY SUBMISSION

You can now use EquestrianEntries.com to create your entries for these shows online. Use the following link http://equestrianentries.com   If you do not already have a user account with EquestrianEntries.com, 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 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 dressagesec@aol.com (509) 248-9145.  Thanks!

SHOW MANAGER: Gwen Blake (360) 507-9306
SECRETARY: Mary Neal, dressagesec@aol.com (509) 248-9145
916 S 21st Ave
Yakima WA 98902
FACILITY MANAGEMENT:  Donida Farm, Gwen Blake, Owner
gwen.blake@www.donidafarm.com (360) 507-9306