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June 6, 2013

The Farmers' Museum's annual Benefit Horse Show is Sunday

Cooperstown Crier

---- — There will be a lot of jumping going on at the Iroquois Farm Showgrounds on Sunday as equestrians compete in the 17th annual Farmers’ Museum’s Benefit Horse Show. 

The show will begin at 8 a.m., rain or shine. Admission is free and members of the public are encouraged to come watch the riders take their horses through a course with jumps that represent Cooperstown landmarks. There are 11 hunter and equitation classes for children and adults scheduled, according to a media release. 

In addition to the show, there will be a luncheon where people can enjoy tented, ring-side seating. This summer luncheon will be served from noon to 2 p.m., with coffee and pastries available in the morning and refreshments in the afternoon. Tickets are $45 per adult and $10 per child (12 and younger). To RSVP or for more information, contact Christine Bellinger at 547-1412 or Proceeds benefit education programs at The Farmers’ Museum.

The Horse Show is held at the, 1527 county Highway 33 in Cooperstown. Food concessions will be available for purchase throughout the day. For more information, contact Meg Preston at 547-1452 or visit