Come compete with the most talented young cowboys and cowgirls on their elite equine partners at  “Fairgrounds Showdown” Youth Speed Challenge. There will be one go-a-round, with the top exhibitors moving on to the championship finals. Prize money for the top five placings in each age division and event in the finals! Also, the top All Around competitors will be vying for All Around Championship Trophy saddles and All Around Reserve saddle pads for PeeWee, Junior, and Senior Divisions. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity.

The 2023 Fairgrounds Showdown will be held during the Spring Fling on  April 29 and 30, 2023 at the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds.  More details will be coming soon.