2019 APHA Western National Championship Show

October 16-19, 2019

South Point Arena & Equestrian Center

Las Vegas, Nevada

October 16 – 2-judge Youth/Amateur show sponsored by Silver State Paint Horse Club

October 17-19 – 4-judge Open/Amateur/Youth National Show sponsored by APHA


Pre-Entry Deadline – September 13, 2019


Show Schedule

Move-In/Move-Out Dates

  • Move-in will begin no earlier than 3 p.m. on Monday, October 14. No early arrivals will be permitted.
  • Move-out is required by 10 a.m. on Sunday, October 20.

Hotel Reservations 

South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa

Group name:      APHA Western National Championship

Dates:                10/13/19 – 10/21/19

Group Code:      APH1011  (1st three are letters, last four are numbers)

Reservation Cut-off Date:      09/23/19

Click Here for Online Reservations

You may also enter the group code on the South Point website http://www.southpointcasino.com/ to make reservations.  Enter the arrival date at the bottom of the page, number of nights, the group code and click Book Now.  ** (Click on “View Price Breakdown” to see the actual rates per night.)

Telephone:                        (866) 791-7626 (toll free)

Direct:                                (702) 797-8901

Email:                                 reservations@southpointcasino.com 



David Denniston – Fort Collins, CO

Jan Larsen – Kalispell, MT

Steve Meadows – Staunton, VA

Teresa Pelton – Summerfield, FL


Show Eligibility

  • 4-judge show = 4 sets of points.
  • National Championship titles and APHA points awarded.
  • Counts towards all year-end awards and Breeders’ Trust payouts, unless otherwise stated in specific class rules of the APHA Rule Book and/or the Breeders’ Trust program rules.
  • Counts as a 2020 World Show qualifying event. (2020 Qualification Period: June 1, 2019 through May 31, 2020)
  • No qualifying or eligibility requirements to be eligible to compete at the National Championship Shows, except otherwise stated in specific class/program rules of the APHA Rule Book.
  • All exhibitors and horses are eligible to show at both the APHA Eastern National and APHA Western National Championship Shows in any class in which they are eligible.


Become a Class Sponsor!

Class Sponsorship Benefits
Class Sponsorship Form

For more information on becoming a class sponsor for this event, please contact our sponsorship coordinator:

Desiree Heath

Vendor Information

Trade Show Vendor Application & Fees

For more information, contact our trade show manager:

Dee LeBlanc
South Point Equestrian Center
(702) 797-8005 / (702) 797-8006 Fax


Show Photographer




Larry Williams Photography

(989) 889-1771


RV Accommodations

Oasis Las Vegas RV Resort / 2711 W. Windmill Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89123

Online Reservation Form



Managed by: Southwest Show Management/Carolyn Dobbins




Watch this page for further details on schedules, entries and other show details


Please direct any questions regarding this event to Holly Slaughter at hslaughter@apha.com or Christine Henry Gillett at cgillett@apha.com


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