National Championship

Dates slated for the APHA National Championship Shows in 2024, 2025 & 2026

Building on the resounding success of the APHA Eastern and Western National Championship Shows in 2023, the championship events are again slated for 2024, 2025 and 2026. Put the following dates on your show calendar, and don’t miss your shot at national championship titles, camaraderie and fun!


APHA Eastern National Championships

World Equestrian Center – Wilmington, Ohio

  • August 22-25, 2024
  • August 21-24, 2025
  • August 20-23, 2026

Details will be posted when available at


APHA Western National Championships

South Point Arena & Equestrian Center – Las Vegas, Nevada

  • October 3-6, 2024
  • October 30-November 2, 2025
  • October 29-November 1, 2026

Details will be posted when available at



[Reprinting all or part of this news release is permitted, so long as credit is given to the Paint Horse Journal and a link provided back to]


About APHA

The American Paint Horse Association is the world’s second-largest international equine breed association, registering more than a million horses in 59 nations and territories since it was founded in 1962. APHA promotes, preserves and provides meaningful experiences with Paint Horses.