BTCA National Specialties
2019 BTCA National Specialty
June 09 - 14, 2019
Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL (about 40 miles west of downtown Chicago)
2020 BTCA National Specialty
June 7th to June 12th 2020 (tentative)
Lexington Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY
Conformation Judge: TBD
Sweepstakes Judge: TBD
First ever Specialty in Kentucky - Horse Capital of the World - Visit the Top Horse Farms in the world, Calumet Farms, Donamire Farms, Gainesway Farms.
- The venue is in the middle of Horse Country with fields of Thoroughbreds directly outside the indoor state of the art Show Arena.
- The site is an Equine Theme Park with attractions.* Hall of Champions* Draft Horse Barn* Museums * Walking Barn Tour* Park Memorials & Statues * Beautiful rolling hills and horses.
- The IMH Museum is the largest and most comprehensive Horse museum in the world
- Please Visit http://www.kyhorsepark.com/ to see Pictures of this beautiful area and facility.
- All events will be held at the horse park with no traveling for earth dog or Barn hunt.
- All events except earth dog and Barn hunt held indoors at the state of the art Alltech Arena built in 2010, The venue currently holds all breed dog shows, agility trials, obedience trials, health clinics, Barn hunt and is familiar with all dog show events.
- Over 40,000 sq ft for show area
- Total permanent seating capacity is 5,512.
- Arena is fully climate-controlled
- A multi-speaker sound system
- Total parking of 845 spaces.
RV & Camping - Full Service
- The venue offers full service shaded RV parking at the horse park campground.
- 260 spaces with 50/30/20 amp electric, water. 55' paved back-ins, fire rings,picnic tables and dump stations
- Two Bath Houses,Grocery store/gift shop, Olympic-size swimming pool, Basketball and Tennis Courts
Dinners Banquets and AGM will be held at the Horse Park Climate Controlled Banquet and Antique Barn that currently host dinners, receptions and parties of all types.
Host Hotel is less than 5 miles from the Horse Park, over 10 additional Hotels within 7 miles.
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Georgetown, KY
Refrigerator, Microwaves in all rooms.
|BTCA 2020 Committee |
|Treasurer||Darcy Wallace Bartholomay|
|Earthdog||Annette Neff |
|Trophy||Tracy VanNiel |
|Hospitality||Karla Quinn and Casey DePriest |
|Hospitality bags||Karla Quinn and Casey DePriest|
|Teeshirts||Ken and Michelle Baur |
|Parade of honor||Ann Leist |
|Judges hospitality |
|Judges gifts||Tracy VanNiel |
|Auction||Star Ott |
|Videophotgrapher||Show Dogs Irv Krump|
|Chief ring steward|
|Welcome party||Michelle and Heather |
|Fundraising||Michelle, Heather, Tracy, |