The Woodside Day of the Horse, is a celebration of our equine friends with a day of FUN and FESTIVITIES. This year's theme is CASINO ROYALE!!
Join the nearly 2,000 people who flock to Woodside on the second Saturday of October to enjoy a glimpse of rural America right here in Silicon Valley! LIVE MUSIC, food, a petting zoo, Wells Fargo Stagecoach rides and much more.
The event has two main components, The HORSE FAIR in downtown Woodside and the PROGRESSIVE TRAIL RIDE for experienced riders and their horses. The event is open to the public. Admission to the Horse Fair is free while a small registration fee/donation is required for the Progressive Trail Ride. THIS YEAR IT's a POKER RIDE - CASH & Other PRIZES - Best Costume, Best Poker Hand and more. Ride from 12pm-3pm
Registration for the trail Ride: http://www.whoa94062.org/day-of-the-horse/the-progressive-trail-ride
Get an event Flyer: http://www.whoa94062.org/images/WHOA-Docs/DOTH_flyer_2017-Final.pdf
To date, donations from our riders and sponsors have allowed WHOA! to gift over $177,000 to several important projects including the restoration of the historic Folger Stable, the Woodside Junior Riders program, and for the maintenance of equestrian and pedestrian trails in both the Woodside Trail system and in Huddart Park.
Blessing of the Horse at the Mounted Patrol Grounds
11:00 am and 3:00 pm
Horse Fair at Woodside Town Hall
10 am to 2:00 pm
-Information tables, Educational Exhibits, Activity Stations,
Wells Fargo Stage Coach Rides leave from Woodside Town Hall
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Progressive Trail Ride
11:00 am to 2:00pm
Sponsor Exhibits - at the Mounted Patrol Grounds
12:15 to 3:45 pm
Prize Distribution for Riders at the Mounted Patrol Grounds
1:00 to 4::00 pm