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Big News – Art Show Pivot!
Woodside Art of the Horse is pivoting to an all-online exhibition this year. As much as we wished to return to a live art show, the reality is that
Olivia Bodner – 2021 Merit Scholarship Recipient
(Woodside, CA) August 1, 2021 – The Woodside-area Horse Owners Association (WHOA!) and the Mounted Patrol Foundation (MPF), joint sponsors of the $10,000 Woodside-area Equestrian Merit Scholarship Award, congratulate
2021 Woodside Art of The Horse: Call for Submissions
(Woodside, CA)August 2, 2021– WHOA! (Woodside-area Horse Owners Association) is pleased to invite artists to participate in the Woodside Art of the Horse juried equine art exhibition. Created to
Ridge to Bridges 2021
The Ridge Trail is partnering with Bay Area Barns and Trail in support of their 2021 Virtual Trail Challenge.
2021 Woodside Day of the Horse -OKTOBERFEST!
Get ready for the 2021 Woodside Day of the Horse. Three days of festivities starting on Friday October 8 until Sunday October 10, 2021.Details for each day and event
APPLY for the Woodside-area Equestrian Merit Scholarship Award
  Local High School Seniors Are Invited to Apply for the $10,000 Woodside-area Equestrian Merit Scholarship Award (Woodside, CA) January 28, 2021 – The Mounted Patrol Foundation and the
2020 Costume Winners Selected – You have spoken!
VIEW WINNERS Congrats to our 2020 winners! 1st Place: Melinda Stoker 2nd Place: Kat Tischler 3rd Place: Suzie Bruch Sarah Greathouse Kim Hansen Mckenzie Mangus Christine Newberg Annie Tyo
The Results of Your Votes-Congratulations to our 2021 Calendar Artists
The results are in from our “People’s Choice” Woodside Art of the Horse, 2020. While all of the art was magnificent, the following 12 pieces were chosen by the public for our 2021 Calendar:
Art of the Horse – Request for Submissions
Submit up to 3 Pieces Established during our 15th anniversary event in 2019, the Woodside Art of the Horse features the creative work of artists from the greater San Francisco Bay
$10,000 to help the evacuated animals displaced by the CZU August Lightning Fires
WHOA! is eager to assist our friends and neighbours who are suffering during these fires. We have donated $10,000 to help feed and care for the displaced horses that
WHOA! Donates $25,000 for the Central Trail Bridge project
Several years ago, there was a washout/slide on Bear Gulch Creek that closed the Center Trail, one of the most important trails in Woodside. The Center Trail Bridge replacement project
$10,000 Woodside-area Equestrian Merit Scholarship Awarded to Rebecca Refaee
Congratulations to Homestead High School senior Rebecca Refaee on being awarded this new scholarship. Rebecca will attend Stanford University in the fall.