2018 Schedule of Events:

Date​ Event​ Where

January                  Winter Meeting

March 4th              Winter/Spring Meeting                                        
           
May 12 & 13            Members weekend with Junior                           

May 20th                Plow Day 11:00 - 3:00    Harness Demo- 1:30 p.m.
                                 Ruby Ellen Farm      
                                5946 South Center Hwy
                                Traverse City MI  

May 26th               Save the Poor Farm Barn-  Maple City, MI
                                Draft horse demonstrations- Open to the Public
                                Bringing awareness to the fundraising efforts of the 
                                Leelanau County Historical Society. 


June 29 & 30           Horse Progress Days- 
                                   7656 E. Colonville Road • Clare, Michigan 48617

July 15th              Summer Meeting , 1 p.m.

August 5th            Draft Horse Show- 10 a.m, 
                               Northwestern MI Fairgrounds
                               Grawn, MI         Pre-Registration encouraged
                                                

August 10 & 11    Port Oneida Fair- 
                             Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

August 17, 18 & 19th               Driving School, Traverse City MI
                              (Registration Forms & Syllabus also on Driving School Page)

September            Autum Meeting

October                  Jacobs Corn Maze, Traverse City
                                weekend wagon rides

October               Great Lakes International Draft Horse Show     
                               MSU Pavilion      
                                http://www.mgli.org/

November             Fall Meeting
Contact Information:
Susan Zenker
4700 Wallaker Rd
Benzonia, MI  49616
231-930-7216
nwmidrafthorse@gmail.com



Northwest Michigan Draft Horse & Mule Association   
2019 Events  
Some dates are set, other dates and times will be posted on our website: www.drivingdrafts.com . You can email us a nwmidrafthorse@gmail.com,  
call Susan @ 231-930-7216 or check out our FB page. 

January 20th        Winter Meeting in Cadillac—
                             Evergreen Resort- Evergreen Resort 
                              7880 Mackinaw Trail Cadillac, MI 49601           1 p.m.

February 24rth     Club Member Sleigh Ride – 4:30 p.m.  
                              Please RSVP so we know how many teams to harness.  
                              Black Horse Farm- Empire

May 4th & 5th        Members Clinic with Junior  

May 18th & 19th      Mother’s Day 4-H Bootcamp Harness & Drive Demonstration-                                                     Northwest Michigan Fairgrounds

May 19th                  Plow Day Demonstration at 
                                Rex Dobson Ruby Ellen Heritage Farm, Leelanau County. 

                  tba      **Memorial Day Drive with the West Michigan Draft Horse Club

August 4rth           NWMDHMA Driving Show- Northwest Michigan Fairgrounds

August 9th & 10th    Port Oneida Historical Distric Fair- 
                                  Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

August 16th- 18th    NWMIDH&M Driving School-­‐ see website for more info                                   www.drivingdrafts.com

September  tba     **The Labor Day camp/ride at D bar D in Chase, MI with the West                             Michigan Draft Horse club. The address is 7064 E 64th Street,                             Chase MI. Website is www.dbardranchmichigan.com

                            **Children & Family Services Fund Raiser-­‐ 
                                Jacob’s Farm, Traverse City MI  

October              **Jacobs Corn Maze-­‐ Weekend Wagon Rides
                            **Ruby Ellen Harvest Day & Pig Roast
                            **Samel’s Heritage Farm Harvest Day 
                            **Great Lakes International Draft Show, Lansing October

December            Manistee Sleigh Bell Parade