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BSDC CLUB Events for 2018

More Events will be listed as I get complete information


January 14: Meeting at Good Hope Lutheran Church next to the school in Arlington, OH.  2-4 pm.  Bring snacks.

February 11 – Meeting at Good Hope Lutheran Church next to the school in Arlington, OH.  2-4 pm.  Bring snacks.

March 11 – Meeting at Good Hope Lutheran Church next to the school in Arlington, OH.  2-4 pm.  Bring snacks.

April 22 - Defiance OHC Carriage Drive at Independence Dam State Park, 27722 State Route 424,
Defiance, Ohio 43512, 2:00pm, Open to any OHC member interested in driving. FMI- contact Angela Hohenbrink at, Date is set, more information to follow. BSDC Invited but must by an OHC member to drive. Bring a chair to sit at the shelter house.

May 19th,  Fort Loramie, OH 

June 3: Wayne & Ann Leightey Drive, 12076 St Hwy 53, Upper Sandusky, OH

June 16 - Drive Cancelled

July 6,7,8 : Charlie Poppe Carriage Roundup  at the Alexandria fairgrounds, July 6,7,8 just across the river from Cincinnati, OH, for all Ohio and Kentucky Driving Clubs. arrive Friday drive at will or just get set up......Pizza Party Fri evening, Sat, lessons demos talks , also a cones course will be set up, and Obstacle course, Sat evening...Dinner and fun evening...........cost $25.00 per person plus your stalls $20.00 first night $10.00 second night, come join us, if you wish to just pleasure drive you can do that also, YOU MUST STRIP YOUR STALLS before you leave or you will be charged $30.00 any Questions? let me know C..... More information to come.

July 22 (Sunday) Mary Thomas Byers Woods drive. Ashland County, West Holmes Career Center, 1783 State Route 60, Ashland, OH 44805 Electric available. Park in the school parking lot. Picnic shelter is about 300 feet from parking lot. Meet at 11:30 a.m. Potluck at noon. Trails are off road and run from 1.5 miles up to 6

August 25 (Saturday) Will Stevenson is hosting a picnic at his place (1405 Eliza St., Fort Wayne, IN). He plans to show us his carriage collection and take us for a carriage ride through downtown Fort Wayne. He will provide the meat/main dish for the picnic at 1:00pm. Bring a side dish or dessert. NO HORSES.

September 9 (Sunday) Julie Emmons drive at Parker Covered Bridge near Upper Sandusky, OH. SR 67 North to TR 37. Signs posted at Everhart Road. Potluck at noon in open field. Drive on country roads; SMV sign required.

September 23 (Sunday) Roger Murray drive at Coonhunters Lodge, 7575 TR131 Tiffin, OH 44883-9342. Potluck at noon. Drive is on country roads, SMV sign required. Parking is on a gravel lot. Lodge has indoor restrooms, electricity for crock pots, and water available for horses.

October:  Weekend before Halloween hay ride at Mary Elliotts


Other Carriage Activities: NOT BSDC


Arena Driving Trial Windy Knoll Farm, Sullivan, OH, Proposed Dates for 2018
April 6-7 ADT Francois Bergeron
May 11-12 ADT Tracy Morgan
June 16-17 HDT Lisa Singer

Northwest Ohio Driving Circuit : June 2, July 29, August 25, Sept 9

June 8-9: Carriage Driving Classic, Buckeye Equestrian Events; at Eden Park Equestrian Complex, Sunbury, OH

August 19: Open Driving Day, Knox County Horse Park

October 2 – 7: National Drive: Hoosier Horse Park, Edinburgh, Indiana 


Carriage Auctions:

March 7 - Mt Hope Carriage Auction

March 20 - Topka Draft Horse Carriage Auction

April 27 – 28:  Martin’s Carriage Auction, Lebanon, PA

June 7 – 8: Mt Hope Summer Carriage Auction