Geraldine sent us these photos of a unique stand at the Pony Show last week.
All these items are for DOGS !!!
There’s around 3,000 entries for this weekend’s Owners Pony and Young Riders Charity Show, in the Green Glens, Millstreet. The event has been a major attraction since it was launched 28 years ago (16th year in Millstreet), and this year is nothing different. Entry as ever is free, and the organisers are looking forward to seeing as many friends of the show as possible, both new & old.
The sincere enthusiasm of the young participants and the wonderfully dedicated organisers is inspirational. The Show continues until [read more …] “Owners Pony & Young Riders Charity Show 2013 Opens in Splendid Autumn Sunshine and Continues until Sunday Night Celebrating 27 Years”
Once again the Owners, Pony and Young Riders Charity Show will be guests of the Duggan Family at the Green Glens Arena, their home for the last 15 years, this weekend Friday 25th October to Sunday 27th October, and they look forward to seeing as many friends of the show as possible, both new & old. It’s a great weekend for all involved, or even if just to go down to the arena and check out what’s happening. The following charities were recipients from [read more …] “Owners Pony & Young Riders Charity Show 2013”
Hi, I’m interested in renting a one bed apartment in Millstreet for the duration of the Pony Owners Show on the October bank holiday weekend from Thursday to Monday inclusive. Please let me know asap whether or not it is available. Ideally I would be looking for self catering for a larger group 9 to be exact, but if nothing else available i will be looking for myself and my daughter. Look forward to hearing from you soon.
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Last weekend Europe’s biggest pony show, was held at the Green Glens again. It was the 25th hosting confirmed the ongoing interest in equestrian sport as a recreation amongst children and teenagers evident by more than 3,200 entries accepted for the three-day hosting that commenced on Friday and continuing through Saturday and a 15hour programme on Sunday concluded a memorable staging.
At the show, Darragh Ryan riding the piebald Lonesome Dove set a new National Puissance Record for the 148 ponies of 1.85m. [read more …] “Owners & Young Riders Charity Pony Show 2011”
They raise loads of money each year for charity, and it has a great family atmosphere, so give it a visit and see what is going on.
The Sunday Parade as well as the Prize Giving at the annual Owners Pony & Young Riders Charity Show is always so very colourful and is hugely popular with the audience. As I walked down to be in time at Green Glens I noted a “deer” in the grounds of Millstreet Community School! Not a real live deer but rather a superb sculpture apparently recently been placed on the grass setting at the entrance of the school. Arriving at Green Glens I was just in time to [read more …] “Parade of Retiring Riders at Green Glens Equestrian Event”
The Owners Pony and Young Riders Charity Show 2010 is being held at the Green Glens, Millstreet from Friday October 22nd to Sunday 24th. The popularity of this show is legendary, probably due in no small measure to the fact it it caters for all levels and abilities. Admission is free to all, so go along and give your support.
NEW for 2010 are:
- Friday night will be Provincial Team Relay night
- An Auction for a Harry Dabbs saddle, and lessons from top instructors will be held in the Main Arena on Saturday night, [read more …] “Pony Show returns to Green Glens”
Television Highlights of the 2006 Millstreet Pony Show from the Green Glens Arena
The Owners Pony & Young Riders Charity Show will be held this weekend Friday 23rd, Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th October, 2009 in the Green Glens Arena, Millstreet.
This will be the 11th year at Green Glens and since moving to Millstreet they have developed into the biggest pony show in Europe with just over 3000 entries.
The premises are given totally free of charge of the Duggan Family, and all proceeds go to charity. To date, the Owners have raised €200,000 for charities such as Our Ladys Hospital for Sick Children, Temple Street Hospital, Riding for the Disabled, Irish Cancer Society, ISPCA, Autism and Local Charities.
So this weekend, go to the Green Glens. Admission is FREE, and maybe leave a few bob for the charities being supported.
You can visit their website at http://www.ownerscharityshow.com/