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Celebration releases Fall Classic class schedule

The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration will host its Fall Classic on November 5-7, 2020 at Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville. The Fall Classic, normally known as the Tunica Fall Classic was moved for this year from Tunica due to Covid-19 protocols.  The class sheet does feature the brand new "$1,000 Debut Two-Year-Old Walking Horses" for two-year-old's that have not yet shown in 2020. The idea was taken from the very popular Maiden class at the Walking Horse Owners' Association's International Grand Championships.

Adjudicating the 2020 Fall Classic will be Jennifer Bingham, Chris Bobo and Steve Glidewell. The show will be a triple point Riders' Cup show and culminate with the Andy Adkins Memorial Youth Championship on Saturday night which has been the tradition in Tunica. The youth division is featured heavily in the schedule with a total of five classes across the youth division.  In addition to the Andy Adkins championship class, there is a Youth Trail Pleasure, Optional Tack, Youth Riders 11 & Under on Mares & Geldings, Youth Riders on Show Pleasure Mares & Geldings and a Youth Riders on Country Pleasure, Optional Tack.

Click here for the full class sheet.  For sponsorship information or to purchase a ringside table contact Connie Allen at

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