GLBA 2020 Show Season
Save the Dates!
The 2020 Great Lakes Buckskin Association Shows will be held
June 6 & 7 and Sept. 5 & 6, 2020
At 6pm on Friday, June 5 and Friday, September 4, we offer 5 Jackpot speed classes!
All Breeds, All Colors Are Welcomed - Including Minis!
Class Blanket Fees Make Showing Affordable
Double Judged Each Day Weekend High Point in All Divisions
Speed Classes Will Run Friday & Saturday Evening at 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday Classes Start at 8:00am
At our shows, we offer IBHA and PAC approved classes, as well as open classes for all breeds and all colors.
In addition, we have a large number of miniature horse classes (both IBHA and open), Ranch Horse classes (both IBHA and open),
and new in 2020, IBHA Buckskin Bred classes.
Click here for the 2020 Showbill DRAFT.
Please note: The showbill has not yet been approved by IBHA. The class list is subject to change
dependent on approval in mid-March of several proposed IBHA classes.
Click here for the 2020 Class Blanket Fee list.
GLBA is excited to promote all youth, amateur, and open exhibitors!
No matter your skill level or experience, we encourage you to check out our shows!
Shows are held rain or shine at MSU's South Pavilion in East Lansing, MI.
Note: IBHA rules will be followed for all IBHA and All Breed classes.
> Join us for a delicious spaghetti dinner at the showgrounds on Friday evening of the shows!
All are welcomed! A $5 donation per person is suggested and all donations are accepted.
> Be sure to attend the family-style potluck on Saturday evening with wonderful pulled pork as our star!
Bring a dish to pass, if you can. Always a fun and delicious time for all!
June 6: Todd Foltz & Debra Webb
June 7: Steve Carter & Jackie Carter
Sept 5: Mike Adams & Dennis Mason
Sept 6: Theresa Atkins & Jill Paxton
The 2020 GLBA Show Entry Form will be available once the showbill is approved by IBHA.
For stall reservations, contact Kara Largent, kara_L24@yahoo.com, or 616-520-1577.
Stalls fill up fast and we have had a waiting list in the past.
Be sure to make your stall reservations right away!
Send pre-entries to Kara Largent, 29980 Longnecker Rd., Leonidas, MI 49066
It is not necessary to pre-pay, but if you do, make your check payable to 'GLBA'.
Besides cash and checks, we also accept Visa and MasterCard as payment at the show!
(Note: There is a 3% convenience fee for using a credit or debit card)
GLBA Year-End Award Nominations
GLBA offers year-end awards for all divisions, including All Breed / Open, with really great awards!
Coming soon: GLBA 2020 Year-End Award Nomination form, rules, and instructions.
Coming soon: Classes included each division for 2020 GLBA Year-End Awards.
Check out the pictures (posted to the GLBA Facebook page) of the winners of the 2019 GLBA Year-End Awards
and the great items they received!
Interested in a sponsorship opportunity?
Available for businesses and individuals, we welcome your sponsorship toward our 2020 show season.
You and/or your business will receive valuable recognition...
At our shows, we will publicly announce and thank our sponsors often over the loud-speaker.
Additionally, we'll place your name and a link to your website (if applicable) on our club's website,
list it on our social media site, visibly post sponsor names at our show,
and publish our sponsor's information in our annual awards banquet booklet.
Click here for the 2020 sponsorship packet.
Click here for pictures from our Sept. 2019 show, posted to the GLBA Facebook page.
Click here for pictures from our June 2019 show, posted to the GLBA Facebook page.
Pictures graciously provided by Guy Olney, Ionia, MI