Texarkana Info March

March 4-6, 2022

Four States Fairgrounds
3700 E 50th St Texarkana, AR 71854

Better Barrel Races
Women’s Professional Rodeo Association
Tomorrow’s Legends Bonus Money

Added Money:
$9,000 Added Open 4D
$2,500 Runnin’ With the Pack 5D Side-pots
Peewee 3D
Pony 3D
$25,000 Tomorrow’s Legends Bonus Money

~ Pre-entry postmark deadline – February 18
~ Online pre-entries close at 10:00 pm on February 25
~ Open entries close when the FIRST Open horse runs daily
~ Side-pots may be added anytime PRIOR to your run
~ Peewee entries close at 9:00 pm on Friday, March 4
~ Pony entries close at 9:00 pm on Saturday, March 5
Draw Outs: See rules for details
~ 80% Refund deadline is 10:00 pm on February 25
~ 70% Refund deadline with VET or DR RELEASE is NOON on March 1
No Refunds after March 1

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 5:00 pm on Thursday, March 3
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 March 2
Current 12 month Negative Coggins papers required on all horses
$2,000 Added Open Average is based on Saturday & Sunday runs
$500 Added Runnin’ With the Pack 5D Average is based on Saturday & Sunday Pack side-pots

All hat fines from this event will be donated 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 ~ 5:00-8:00 PM
1:00 PM ~ Horses may begin arriving onsite
3:00 PM Exhibitions go on sale at the alleyway
4:00-8:00 PM ~ Exhibitions ($5)

Friday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-9:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 9:00 PM)
R.E.D. FRIDAY ~ Wear Red to Remember Everyone Deployed
8:00 AM-12:00 PM ~ 25 min Training Sessions ($20) – Go on sale online on February 28 @ 7:00 PM
12:00 PM ~ Church Service
1:00 PM ~ $2,000 Added Open 4D ($100)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)​

Saturday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-9:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 9:00 PM)
7:30- 8:45 AM ~ Open Arena ($5 per horse/no barrels)
8:45 AM ~ Church Service
9:30 AM ~ Peewee 3D ($25)
Small & Large Dog Races FOLLOWING Peewee Race / BIG DRAG
$2,500 Added Open 4D ($60)
$500 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25) *2022 Membership Required
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity / Derby side-pots ($50)
$25,000 Tomorrow’s Legends Bonus Money – no additional fees

Sunday: Office Hours ~ 8:30 AM-End Of Race
7:45 AM ~ Church Service
9:00 AM ~ Pony 3D ($25) / BIG DRAG
$2,500 Added Open 4D ($60)
$500 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25) *2021 Membership Required
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity / Derby side-pots ($50)

Reminder, you are always required by law to have a 30 day health certificate on your horses when crossing state lines. Arkansas Livestock & Poultry has the jurisdiction to show up at any event and check for health certificates and we are required to check for 12 month negative coggins papers on all horses. Coggins papers will be checked 24/7 at the gate. Please have your paperwork out and ready to show upon arrival.

Facility Amenities:
Stalls: $60 weekend rate, additional $30 for Thursday night
Hookups: $30 per night payable to the facility upon arrival – no reservations
Shavings: Pre-bedding $8.00 per bag with pre-entries only / Onsite upon arrival payable to the facility at the shavings office
*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.

Thursday Exhibitions will be sold ONSITE ONLY for $5 each beginning at 3:00 PM on Thursday, March 3 at the alleyway. These exhibitions will be limited to 60 seconds each with a $10 fine for going over. If you are wanting to do slow work, please purchase Friday morning riding sessions instead. Each person may only purchase exhibitions for themselves and ONE other person with a limit of 3 exhibitions per horse.

Friday will be 25 Minute Training Sessions ONLY from 8:00 AM-12:00 PM. Each session is limited to 20 horses. Training Sessions will be available for purchase ONLINE beginning on Monday, February 28 @ 7:00 PM. Any Thursday sessions not filled online will be available for purchase at the event.

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
Lucky Dog Halters to anyone running a clean time ending in .777
Points from all 3 days of this event count towards 2022 Year End Awards