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      

November             Fall Meeting
Contact Information:
Susan Zenker
4700 Wallaker Rd
Benzonia, MI  49616

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