Starkville Info April

April 12-14, 2024

Mississippi Horse Park
869 E Poor House Rd Starkville, MS 39759

Future Fortunes Open Bonus Money on Saturday
Better Barrel Races
Women’s Professional Rodeo Association

Added Money:
$10,000 Future Fortunes Money
$7,000 Added Open 4D
$2,500 Runnin’ With the Pack 5D Side-pots

~Online pre-entries open for Pack members on Tuesday, March 5
~Online pre-entries open to EVERYONE on Wednesday, March 6
~Pre-entry postmark deadline – Friday, March 29
~ Online pre-entries close at 10:00 pm on Friday, April 5
~ Open entries close when the FIRST Open horse runs daily
~ Side-pots may be added anytime PRIOR to your run
~ Peewee & Pony entries close when office closes the night before each race
Draw Outs: See rules for details
~ 80% Refund deadline is 10:00 pm on April 5
~ 70% Refund deadline is 8:00 pm on April 11 – (vet or dr release required)
No Refunds after April 11!

General Information:
Pre-entries may request groups of 50 in the draw
Requests MUST be included at time of entry to be considered
Requests are granted in the order they are received
No entries accepted after online entries close until entry office opens at 6:00 pm on Thursday, April 11
Call-ins are accepted during event office hours only with credit card payment
Cash or Credit Cards only accepted onsite, NO CHECKS
Pre-entry draw will be posted on April 10
Current 12 month Negative Coggins papers required on all horses
$1,000 Added Open Average is based on Saturday & Sunday runs
$500 Runnin’ With the Pack 5D Average is based on Saturday & Sunday Pack side-pots

All hat fines from this event will go to the Shirley Treat Memorial Scholarship Fund

Please see complete rules ~ All rules will be enforced at all events ~ No exceptions

Event Schedule:
Thursday: Office Hours ~ 6:00-8:00 PM
2:00 PM ~ Horses may begin arriving onsite
4:00 PM ~ Exhibitions Go on Sale at announcers stand
5:00-8:00 PM Exhibitions ($5) ~ 60 second time limit

Friday: Office Hours ~ 9:00 AM-8:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 8:00 PM)
R.E.D. FRIDAY ~ Wear Red to Remember Everyone Deployed
10:00 AM – 2:30 PM Exhibtions – ($5) ~ 60 second time limit
2:15 PM ~ Church Service
3:00 PM ~ $2,000 Added Fast Cash Friday Open 4D ($100)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)​

Saturday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-8:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 8:00 PM)
8:00-9:00 AM Open Arena – $5 per horse
8:30 AM ~ Church Service
9:30 AM ~ Peewee 3D ($25)
$2,000 Added Open 4D ($60)
$10,000 Future Fortunes Bonus Money (no additional fees)
$1,000 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25)
Alpha Dog High Stakes 3D side-pot ($400)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity  / Derby side-pots ($50)

Sunday: Office Hours ~ 8:30 AM-End Of Race
7:45 AM ~ Church Service
9:00 AM ~ Pony 3D ($25) / BIG DRAG
$2,000 Added Open 4D ($60)
$1,000 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity  / Derby side-pots ($50)

Facility Amenities:
Stalls: $70 Rate for Friday & Saturday nights, $30 for Thursday night
Hookups: $80 weekend rate – limited, reserve early
Shavings: Pre-bedding $9.00 per bag
*Pre-paid stalls will be unlocked with your name on them upon arrival.
*Stalls will be unlocked daily around 8:00 am on the morning of the first night they are paid for. If you will be arriving late at night, you will still need to pay for that night’s stall rental.
Stall Charts

No exhibitions will be sold prior to the event. No call-ins for exhibitions. Must be in line onsite to sign up. Each person may sign up for themselves and one other person. Exhibitions go on sale at 4:00 PM on Thursday at the annoucner stand. Exhibitions are $5 each with a second time limit or $10 fine payable before the office closes on the day fine was incurred.

Buckles to Open Average Champions in each Division
Runnin’ With the Pack Average awards in each Division
Buckles to Overall, Youth, Adult & Senior High Money
5 Star Fast Time Pad
Custom Bronc halter to anyone running a time ending in .777
Points from this event count towards Year End Awards