New to Quarter Horse?

Today's Quarter Horse is the most versatile horse in the world. The American Royal Quarter Horse Show offers a wide variety of classes to showcase the talents of these equine athletes. Exhibitors participate in a range of classes from Halter to Performance. Spectators will see why the Quarter Horse is not only the most versatile horse, but also the most popular breed of horse in the world.

The American Royal Quarter Horse Show is AQHA, NSBA and MoQHA approved. $425 Flat Rate Per Horse. Exhibitors will show to six judges and will receive circuit and high point awards.


  • 6 Judges
  • $425 Flat Rate per horse
  • AQHA, NSBA, and MoQHA Approved Show
  • Circuit Awards in All Classes
  • Champion and Reserve Champion High Points
  • Climate Controlled stalling area and show arena
  • Progressive Dinner Friday evening


Quarter Horse Information

Exhibitor Information


Registration for the American Royal Quarter Horse Show opens by mid-summer. Check back for the link to registration!

American Royal's Payout Policy - Quarter Horse

No association mandating payout schedule, however we follow USEF’s 30 day rule.

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