Texarkana Info October

October 8-10, 2021

Four States Fairgrounds
3700 E 50th St Texarkana, AR 71854
$33,700 Total Added Money

Approvals:
Better Barrel Races
Women’s Professional Rodeo Association
Junior Patriot Qualifier
Tomorrow’s Legends Bonus Money

Added Money:
$7,000 Added Open 4D
$1,500 Runnin’ With the Pack 5D Side-pots
$100 Added Peewee 3D
$100 Added Pony 3D
$25,000 Tomorrow’s Legends Bonus Money

Deadlines:
~ Pre-entry postmark deadline – September 27
~ Online pre-entries close at 10:00 pm on October 1
~ Open entries close when the FIRST Open horse runs daily
~ Side-pots may be added anytime PRIOR to your run
~ Peewee entries close at 10:00 pn on Friday, October 8
~ Pony entries close at 10:00 pm on Saturday, October 9
Draw Outs: See rules for details
~ 90% Refund deadline is 10:00 pm on October 1
~ 75% Refund deadline is close of office hours the day prior to any competition day

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, October 7
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 October 6
Current 12 month Negative Coggins papers required on all horses
$1,000 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
2:00 PM ~ Horses may begin arriving onsite
3:00-5:00 PM ~ FREE Open Arena (no barrels)
5:00-8:00 PM ~ 25 min Training Sessions ($20) – Go on sale online on October 4 @ 7:00 PM
7:30 PM ~ Friday Exhibitions go on sale​ at entry office

Friday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-10:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 10:00 PM)
R.E.D. FRIDAY ~ Wear Red to Remember Everyone Deployed
8:00-10:25 AM Exhibitions ($5) – 30 sec. time limit
10:30 AM-2:30 PM ~ 25 min Training Sessions ($20) – Go on sale online on October 4 @ 7:00 PM
2:15 PM ~ Church Service
3:00 PM ~ $1,000 Added Open 4D ($50)
Youth, Adult, Senior side-pots ($20)
Futurity/Derby side-pots ($50)​

Saturday: Office Hours ~ 8:00 AM-10:00 PM (Office closes at end of race if it ends before 10:00 PM)
7:30- 8:45 AM ~ Open Arena ($5 per horse/no barrels)
8:45 AM ~ Church Service
9:30 AM ~ $100 Added Peewee 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)
Small Dog Races after #100 in the Open​
Junior Patriot Qualifier sidepot ($250) *must pre-enter online through BBR
$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 ~ $100 Added 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)
Large Dog Races after #100 in the Open

REQUIRED HORSE PAPERWORK:
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: $30 per night
Hookups: $30 per night payable to the facility upon arrival – no reservations
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 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.
*OVERNIGHT TIE-OUTS OR PORTABLE PENS ARE ALLOWED

Exhibitions:
Thursday will be 25 Minute Training Sessions ONLY from 5:00-8:00 PM. Each session is limited to 20 horses. Training Sessions will be available for purchase ONLINE on Monday, October 4 @ 7:00 PM. Any Thursday sessions not filled online will be available for purchase at the alleyway beginning at 5:00 PM Thursday.

Friday will start with Exhibitions from 8:00-10:25 AM followed by 25 Minute Training Sessions from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Training Sessions will be available for purchase ONLINE on Monday, October 4 @ 7:00 PM. Any Friday sessions not filled online will be available for purchase at the alleyway beginning at 5:00 PM on Thursday. Exhibitions will be sold ONSITE at the entry office at 7:30 PM on Thursday, October 7. These exhibitions will be limited to THIRTY seconds each with a $10 fine for going over. If you are wanting to do slow work, please purchase riding sessions instead. Each person may only purchase exhibitions for themselves and ONE other person with a limit of 3 exhibitions per horse.

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
Bronc Halters to anyone running a clean time ending in .777
Points from this event count towards Year End Awards