FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

6th Annual

Fort Ord Warhorse Day

RAIN OR SHINE!!!

Saturday, May 7, 11–2

Marina Equestrian Center Park

California/5th Ave and 9th Street

A nationally registered historic site on old Fort Ord


NOTE: Events are subject to change and may be brought indoors if rain is heavy. CAVALRY jumping cancelled, expert talk on cavalry tack and tactics instead.


Kids Alert: Make a card for Mother's Day and receive a free white carnation for the mom (or grandma) you love (while supplies last).


GOURMET LUNCH TRUCK "ATE-3-ONE" WILL BE THERE!

Buy your lunch at Warhorse Day.


SCHEDULE
9:00 - 11:00
Warhorse bike ride to Fort Ord National Monument and Dunes State Park ($2 entry) 
11:00 Event opens 
11:30 Program begins 
• Mounted color guard and national anthem 
• Warhorse reading 
• Intro to historic Marina Equestrian Center Park 
• Mother’s Day tribute 
• Farewell salute to Sgt Allan MacDonald 

12:15–12:45 Cavalry riding CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN--Fred Klink, will give an expert presentation on cavalry tack and tactics instead.
12:30–1:00 Tour of veterinary hospital, Margaret Davis
12:45–1:15 Marina High School String Orchestra
1:00–2:00 Punitive Expedition, US Cavalry vs Pancho Villa, Jeff Wall
1:00 CHAS cannon/Civil War artillery horses, Ken Dombrowski
1:15–1:45 Monterey County history, Gary Breschini
12:45–1:15 Marina High School String Orchestra
1:45 CHAS cannon

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ACTIVITIES

• Warhorse Guided Bike Ride to Fort Ord National Monument, Dunes State Park, 11 miles, 9am, $2 entry fee.

• Buy lunch from gourmet food trucks onsite

• Bring mom and grandma for a special Mother's Day tribute. Kids: make a Mother's Day card and give mom a white carnation 
• Cavalry riding/jumping, horses large and miniature, history presentations, blacksmith forge, horse-drawn cannon, petting zoo, facepaint, horseshoes, craft, photos, exhibits, tour 
• DLI Choir, mounted color guard, living-historians, horse-drawn cannon and caisson






Friends of the Fort Ord Warhorse