March 2-4, 2018
Four States Fairgrounds
 3700 50th St, Texarkana, AR 71854
$22,600 Total Added Money

Approvals:
Better Barrel Races
Women’s Professional Rodeo Association
Future Fortunes (Futurity Only)

Added Money:
$10,000 BFA Futurity
$1,000 BFA Derby
$8,500 Added Open 4D
$3,000 Runnin’ With the Pack Side-pot
$100 Added Pony 4D
+ $7,500 Futurity Future Fortunes Bonus Money

Deadlines:
BFA Futurity & Derby
~ Nominations due by postmark deadline of January 31 to avoid late fees
~ Final payments must be postmarked by February 20 or paid onsite by 3:00 pm March 1
Open, Side-pots & Pony Entries:
~ Pre-entry postmark deadline – February 20
~ Online pre-entries close at 10:00 pm on Saturday, February 24
~ Open entries close when the FIRST Open horse runs daily
~ Side-pots may be added anytime PRIOR to your run
~ Pony entries close at 10:00 pm on Saturday, March 3
Draw Outs: See rules for details
~ 90% Refund deadline is 10:00 pm on February 24
~ 75% Refund deadline is 1 hour prior to race each day

General Information:
Open 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 March 1
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 Wednesday, February 28
Current 12 month Negative Coggins papers required on all horses
$2,000 Added Open Average is based on Saturday & Sunday runs

All hat fines from this event will be donated to The Runnin’ WJ Ranch

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

Event Schedule:
Wednesday: Office Hours ~ 6:00-8:00 PM
12:00 PM ~ Horses may begin arriving onsite
5:00-8:00 PM ~ FREE Open Arena with barrels for Futurity & Derby entries ONLY

Thursday: Office Hours ~ 9:00 AM-8:00 PM
9:00 AM ~ Thursday Exhibitions go on sale
9:00-10:00 AM Open Arena without barrels ($5 per horse)
10:00 AM-8:00 PM ~ Exhibitions ($5 each) ~ 60 second time limit
3:00 PM ~ Futurity & Derby books close
7:00-9:00 PM ~ Futurity & Derby horse check-in

Friday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-10:00 PM
R.E.D. FRIDAY ~ Wear Red to Remember Everyone Deployed
7:30-9:30 AM ~ Exhibitions ($5) ~ 60 second time limit
10:00 AM ~ BFA Futurity 1st Go / Church Service / Big Drag
Not Before 11:00 AM ~ $1,500 Added Open 4D ($50)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Lucky Dog Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)​

Saturday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-10:00 PM
8:00 AM BFA Futurity 2nd Go (Reverse Order)
Church Service / Big Drag / BFA Derby / Big Drag
Not Before 11:00 AM $2,500 Added Open 4D ($60)
$1,500 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25)
Rodeo side-pot ($35)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Lucky Dog Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)
Small Dog Races after #100 in the Open​

Sunday: Office Hours ~ 8:45 AM-End Of Race
8:00 AM ~ Church Service
9:30 AM ~ $100 Added Pony 4D ($25) / Big Drag
$2,500 Added Open 4D ($60)
$1,500 Added Runnin’ With the Pack side-pot ($25)
Rodeo side-pot ($35)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Lucky Dog Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)
Large Dog Races after #100 in the Open

Facility Amenities:
Stalls: $25 per night
Hookups: $25 per night – available for purchase upon arrival onsite only directly through the facility
Shavings: Pre-bedding $7.50 per bag with pre-entries only / Onsite $7.00 upon arrival payable to the facility
*Pre-paid stalls will be unlocked with your name on them upon arrival.
*Stalls will be unlocked daily between 7:00-8:00 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.

Exhibitions:
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. Take a number dispenser will be available for Exhibition Sales Line 30 minutes prior to exhibitions going on sale. Thursday exhibitions go on sale at 9:00 am Thursday morning. Friday exhibitions go on sale at 7:00 pm on Thursday night.

Awards:
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
Heritage Brand Halters to anyone running a time ending in .777