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International Saddlebred Hall of Fame

On behalf of Simmons’ Stable Preservation and the International Saddlebred Hall of Fame,  we would like to invite everyone to attend  the inaugural induction ceremony into the Hall of Fame.The ceremony will be held Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the Mexico Country Club in Mexico, Missouri. A social hour will begin at 5pm followed by dinner at 6. Join us for this historic event as we honor those who have dedicated their lives to the American Saddlebred industry.

Skyrim Farm

Alice Neihardt Thompson & Dick Cook

Virgil Helm

Sonny Sutton

Arthur Simmons, Posthumously


Tickets for the event are $35 and must be purchased in advance by May 28, 2016. Tickets can be purchased in person at Jim Stubble Field Furniture, (573)581-2880, by phone call to Bobette Balser Wilson at ( 573)473-5930. The historic Simmons’ Stable will be open 3:30-4:30pm. to view renovations.

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