2/13/21 Sleigh Exhibition on the Farm @ Stony Kill Farm, 79 Farmstead Lane, Wappingers Falls, NY. We will be doing sleigh driving or carriage driving 11-2pm, weather permitting.
Super Spring of Learning events!!
4/11/2021 Member Meeting with Insider Show tips at Donna Rose's Arena. social distancing and masks required, Learn about showing, whether your interest is competition or spectating. Wear a hat for some friendly competition and prizes.
4/17 Member Pleasure Drive at Wethersfield It's opening day at Wethersfield!! So weather and trails permitting, we will have our first Spring drive on this Saturday. Please make sure you fill out the online waiver for Wethersfield and get your season or one day pass prior to your arrival. Wethersfield rules state helmets ARE required for all riders, drivers and passengers.
4/20/2021 Cones Clinic w Margaret Beeman This is NOT a club event however, club members are invited to participate, audit or volunteer and learn.
4/23/2021 Martin's Carriage Auction, Lebanon Valley, PA
5/15/2021 Gladstone Driving Trial, Gladstone, NJ
5/18/2021 Cones Clinic #2 w Margaret Beeman This is NOT a club event however, club members are invited to participate, audit or volunteer and learn.
6/18/21 Auction and Strawberry Festival at Lawrence Farm, Newburgh 7 pm Bring items to donate for auction to benefit club
6/22/21 Cones Clinic #3 w Margaret Beeman This is NOT a club event however, club members are invited to participate, audit or volunteer and learn.
6/1/21 and 6/15/21 Members will be out for Pleasure Drives.
6/4-6/2021 Elk Creek CDE in Elkton, MD more info ADS Omnibus
6/19-20/21 Geneseo Valley Riding and Driving Club- Super Clinic featuring Tracey Morgan on Dressage, Suzy Stafford on Cones and Sarah Bates on Obstacles
July 5,6 Skill Building Driving Clinic at Loon Meadow Farm, Greenfield Ctr, NY
July 17-18 Lorenzo Driving Competition 2021 format will be a 2 day Combined Test Weekend
Fabulous Fall of Fun events !!!
It's time to shake off the summer doldrums and the Covid cobwebs and get out for some safely, social distanced pleasure drives. Check out our member pages for photos from these events!
8/12-15/2021 Orleton Farm Driving Show
Pleasure Driving Event 9/11 and 9/21 at Rockefeller State Park Preserve. Sign up with the Friends of RSPP for Rocky's Ride and Raffle to benefit maintenance of the carriage trails.
9/11-12/21 SNECDA Fall Driving Affair in Dudley, MA more info at http://www.snecda.org/home.html
10/2 Stony Kill Farm Harvest Festival They are looking for a wagon with team to give hayrides as well as members to drive carriages on display.
10/12-13 CDE clinic with Margaret Beeman at Loon Meadow Farm in Greenfield, NY.
10/14-17/2021 Maine Driving Club will be at Acadia State Park more info at https://mainedrivingclub.org?index.html
10/29-31 Halloween Weekend getaway at Southern Tier Stables. Lodging includes rental of Bunkhouse and/or cabins and camping spots. Driving on premises and local trails. Stalls and paddocks available. There will be a dance w live band on Saturday night. Costumes encouraged!!
11/6 MHDA Schooling Show at Tymor Park in Lagrangeville, NY Dressage, Cones and driven pace with obstacles. Prizes and fun with an autumn theme.
11/21 Pleasure Driving Event at Hawk Rise Farm, Kent , NY. Arrive at 10:30 and get ready to harness up and drive out to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Bring a lunch to enjoy afterwards and we will hold our 2022 election at that time. We will postpone our Quiz Bowl to our January club planning meeting.
12/5/2021 Christmas Party @ The Ships Lantern Inn in Rhinebeck, NY There will be a cocktail hour at 5 pm with dinner service at 6 pm. Cost is $48.50/person and includes dinner, tax and gratuity. Cash bar. Bring a $10/limit Secret Santa gift marked mare, stallion or gelding (gender neutral) for some extra fun. Christmas sweaters encouraged!!! RSVP w/check payable to MHDA mailed to Joan Delatorre by Wednesday 12/1