The final prep before the first performance is always a VERY busy day.
The tough signs are put up
The last bit of decorating is completed.
Our announcer, Al Parson, is now here so we can practice the grand entry one last time to check on the timing.
The ‘infield’ starts to fill up with our crew - workers that don’t want to drive home each night and participants that don’t want to trailer their horses in each day. A lot of the committee stay here too because sometimes there is very little time to run home for whatever and if there is any extra time, they want to use it for a nap instead of driving time. And next is: SHOWTIME