28th Annual Vaquero Show and Sale
Featuring equestrian demonstrations, Vaquero-inspired horse tack and Western collectibles for sale, and entertainment to honor the lifestyle and renowned horsemanship of the California cowboy. Proceeds benefit the Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum
When: Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, 4 p.m.
Where: Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum, 3596 Sagunto St., Santa Ynez
Cost: Not available
Age limit: Not available
Categories: Special Events
Vaqueros developed on the expansive cattle ranchos of Central California during the Spanish/Mexican Colonial period. They blended classic European horsemanship and the ‘rough and ready’ riding style of early California ranchers which evolved into a distinctive style of apparel, tack, saddles and other unique equine equipment.
All proceeds from the Vaquero Show benefit the non-profit Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum and Carriage House in its mission to collect, preserve and share the rich history of the Santa Ynez Valley and to tell the early western transportation story. The Vaquero Show is a community event, sponsored, in part, by the Santa Ynez Valley Hotel Association (www.SYVHA.com), museum members and local business supporters.
Event posted Oct. 17, 2012
Last updated Oct. 17, 2012