The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration will host the Kick-Off Classic on April 19, 2014 in Champions Arena on their historic show grounds.  Adjudicating the inaugural event will be Brent Grider, David Sisk and Dickie Scrivner.

"We are excited not only to have an outstanding slate of judges but the multiple judge panel will make the Kick-Off Classic a triple point Rider Cup event.  This is unusual for a one night show and we hope in will bring even more excitement to Champions arena on April 19th," said Celebration Chief Executive Mike Inman.

The 2013 4th of July weekend of shows was held in Champions Arena due to flooding in the area and the response from exhibitors was extremely positive.  The Celebration is excited to host this one-night event and invites everyone to attend.