Things to Know Before You Volunteer

Read these tips before applying!

Things to know before you volunteer:

  • The minimum age to volunteer is 14. Volunteers must be 14 years or older as of April 14, 2016. 
  • Some volunteer areas fill up quickly, so please send your form back early.
  • Positions are assigned on an as-needed basis. Job preferences are considered but not guaranteed.
  • You will receive your volunteer assignment and additional information in March.
  • In order to camp, at least one person in your camping party must work a minimum of three volunteer shifts during the weekend for a total of 9 hours. A separate camping application along with payment are required to reserve your space.
  • If you are volunteering Friday, Saturday, or Sunday, please remember to use the Olin Avenue Entrance for Will Call.
  • Border Patrol requirements include being at least 18 years of age and being able to ride a safe, crowd-suitable horse for all three days. Border Patrol participants must abide by the Midwest Horse Fair Code of Conduct
  • Border Patrol requires that a photo or video must be submitted to complete your application. 

Who's Coming?

Janesville Equine Hospital & ClinicOfficial Vets of the 2016 Midwest Horse Fair

Ray Ainsworth"The Man Horses Talk To"

Steven Allday, DVMFounder of Halstrum, LLC, makers of LubriSyn

Jec BallouBest-Selling Author and Equine Fitness Expert

Dr. Andy BennettVeterinary Services Manager

Jessica BlairTrick Riding

Pam BoundBarrel Racing Champion and Clinician

Dana Boyd-MillerProfessional Horsewoman & Equine Grooming Expert

David DellinWestern Pleasure Clinician & Judge

Jim DudleyEquine Communication Specialist

Ty EvansMulemanship Trainer & Clinician

Robert Eversole"The TrailMeister"

Larry GarnerSpalding Fly Predators

Kelly GraberCargill Equine Enterprise Consultant

John HarrisonPRCA Barrelman

Irongate Equine ClinicEquine Veterinary Specialists

Pegg JohnsonShow Clothing Designer & Sewing Instructor

Keith KesickMartial Arts Instructor

Patrick KingThe "Classical Cowboy"

Gayle LampeSaddleseat Equitation Clinician

Twain LockhartNutrena Poultry Specialist

Stephanie LynnAQHA Professional Horseman, Consultant, Coach & Author

John & Josh Lyons"America's Most Trusted Horseman"

Madison MacDonaldTrick Riding

Krishona Martinson, MS, PhDEquine Extension Specialist

Guy McLeanWorld Renowned Trainer and Performer

Geno MiddletonGaited Clinician

Dean MoshierOfficial Farrier of the 2016 Midwest Horse Fair

Jennifer MoshierHorsemanship Clinician & Trainer

Dale MylerBit Designer

Darrell NephewSaddle Fitting Professional & Designer

Dr. Richard PattonEquine Nutritionist

John PayneOne Arm Bandit

Cathy PenrodEquiCoach

Steffen PetersDressage Olympian

Aaron RalstonReining Expert & Professional Trainer

Mike RosserHunter & Jumper Trainer and Coach

Tyler SchiferlLeather & Rawhide Demonstrator

Stacy WestfallChampionship Reining Clinician

Lisa WysockyGround Driving Instructor