AQHA Convention

We invite you to attend AQHA's annual Convention and make a difference in your association.

Thanks to our generous 2015 sponsors:

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Convention Forms | Future Convention Dates

AQHA is an organization that works for our members. Each spring, AQHA holds a convention to review AQHA rules and policies.

The 2015 AQHA Convention is March 6-9, 2015, at the Omni Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas.

Convention Registration

Click here to register for the 2015 Convention in Fort Worth.

Reserve Your Rooms

For hotel reservations, call 800-843-6664 or visit Omni Hotel Fort Worth and advise you are attending the AQHA Convention.

Reserve your room by February 13, 2015, to receive the group rate.

Rates: Single/Double $199 per night

Tentative Schedule

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Farm Tour. The farm tour will depart Omni Hotel at 8:30 a.m. and will include lunch and a scenic driving tour of North Texas Horse Country, including Tom McCutcheon Performance Horses and EE Ranch. Limited seats available. Purchase for $30 each by February 20. Learn more about the tour.

5:30 p.m. – President’s Reception
7 p.m. – Hall of Fame Banquet

8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – Membership General Meeting
11 a.m. – Noon – Board of Directors’ Meeting & Luncheon
12:30 – 3 p.m. – Committee Meetings
Markel Insurance5 – 7 p.m. – Markel AQHA Cowtown Showdown, presented by the city of Fort Worth (Special event at Will Rogers Memorial Center showcasing the American Quarter Horse. Entertainment includes freestyle reiner Dan James. The working cow horse competition is sponsored by Nutrena.) Buy Cowtown Showdown tickets for $7.50.
7:30 p.m. – Free evening. Visit www.fortworth.com for great tips for discovering the great city of Fort Worth, including the "Like a Local" section with suggestions for restaurants, entertainment and even family friendly adventures.

8 a.m. – Noon – Committee Meetings
Noon – 1:30 p.m. – AQHF Benefit Luncheon
1:30 – 5 p.m. – Committee Meetings
6 p.m. – Awards Presentation Banquet

9 – 11 a.m. – Membership Business Meeting
11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. – New Board of Directors’ Meeting & Luncheon
(Required Attendance – Directors only)
AQHA New Directors Briefing
(Immediately following New Board of Directors’ Meeting & Luncheon) 


Year-end Awards Bio Forms
Forms will be available soon.

  • High Point Bio Form
  • Equestrians with Disabilities Exhibitor Bio Form
  • Equestrians with Disabilities Horse Bio Form
  • Youth High Point Bio Form

Future AQHA Convention Dates

Dates and locations subject to change.

  • March 6-9, 2015, Omni Hotel, Fort Worth
  • March 4-7, 2016, South Point Casino & Spa, Las Vegas
  • March 17-20, 2017, Grand Hyatt, San Antonio
  • March 2-5, 2018, Hyatt Regency Riverfront, Jacksonville, Florida