SHELBURNE, VT- Registration has opened for the 2015 American Morgan Horse Association's (AMHA) Awards Gala and Convention, which will take place February 27-28 in Minneapolis.
Registering early ensures special savings. The Hyatt Regency Minneapolis is offering a special group rate to guests of the Convention; register by February 4 to take advantage of this discount. For those making their event reservations before February 1, there is a savings of $40.
The event kicks off Friday with a day of clinics at local Morgan barns, Hardwood Creek and Arcola Farm. Following the return to the hotel is the Annual Meeting of AMHA members and a welcome reception. Saturday is chock full of seminars, with special guests Patti Colbert, the 2014 Equine Industry Vision Award winner, who will address generational marketing; and world renown photographer, Scott Trees, who will discuss his lifetime photographing horses. The day ends with the awards gala banquet honoring the breed's top supporters and the annual AMHA/World Morgan Futurity Stallion Service Auction. The convention is open to all; AMHA membership is not required to attend.
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Founded in 1909, the American Morgan Horse Association is a non-profit organization serving more than 50,000 Morgan horse owners, breeders, exhibitors, and enthusiasts throughout the United States. AMHA serves as a parent organization to more than 90 recognized Morgan horse clubs and national service organizations.
For more information on America's original horse breed, contact the American Morgan Horse Association, Inc., 4066 Shelburne Road, Suite 5, Shelburne, Vermont 05482; (802) 985-4944; www.morganhorse.com.