Virginia Color Classic POR & Futurity Show

Our Virginia Color Classic Futurity Show offers extensive line up of Color Classic and Virginia Bred Futurities!  This show paid out more than $44,500 in 2022! The Virginia Paint Horse Club has paid exhibitors more than $267,000 over the past five years (2018-2022)!

We are now accepting Color Classic & Virginia Bred Futurity Entries! Please find the 2023 Futurity Entry information along with the current list of 2023 Color Classic Eligible Sires below. All futurity entries must be submitted online using this link:

The early entry deadline to avoid late fees for Color Classic & Virginia Bred Futurity classes is Saturday, August 5th! 

Please email [email protected] with any questions.

For APHA, All-Breed, NSBA & Chrome Cash classes, please email completed entry form with registration papers and membership cards to [email protected] – VCCF APHA Show form cannot be used to enter Color Classic or Virginia Bred Futurity classes.

*one horse per form

Thank you to the American Paint Horse Association for selecting the 2023 VCCF as a Chrome Cash Show!
We are offering two $1000 Chrome Cash classes and 16 $500 Chrome Cash classes! See more details below.

Thank you to the Virginia Horse Industry Board for their support of the NSBA Added Money Classes!
We are offering six $1000 Added NSBA classes open to any horse with an NSBA certificate – winners will receive an NSBA trophy! See more details below.

Thank you to the American Tobiano Horse Association for providing the $500 Tobiano incentive!
$250/$150/$100 will be paid to the top three tobiano horse/rider pairs

Judges: Clint Fullerton (KS) *NSBA Lori Gordon (PA) John Kunkle (SC) Jennifer Kunkle (SC) *NSBA

For show questions: Please contact Show Manager Linda Fick at (302) 743-6245 or [email protected]

For stall reservations: Please contact Debbie MacDonald at [email protected] or (434) 532-6506  

Show Secretary: Christina Earl, [email protected]

Color Classic Stallion Sale Chair: Mary Richard, [email protected]

Futurity Chair: Alison Umberger, [email protected]

For camper reservations: Please contact the Virginia Horse Center Stable Office at 540-464-2966.
More information at:

VPHC is thrilled to announce that the 2023 Virginia Color Classic Futurity Show will be paying out $10,000 in Chrome Cash thanks to APHA’s Chrome Cash Matching Funds Program

$1,000 Chrome Cash classes –

Amateur/SPB Showmanship

Ranch Rail Pleasure

$500 Chrome Cash classes –

Amateur/SPB Walk Trot Showmanship

Amateur/SPB Walk Trot Horsemanship

Novice Amateur Hunt Seat Equitation

Amateur/SPB Hunt Seat Equitation

Novice Amateur Horsemanship

Amateur/SPB Western Horsemanship

Amateur/SPB Ranch Riding

Open/SPB Ranch Pleasure

Open/SPB Ranch Trail

Tobiano Color

Overo Color

Green/SPB Trail

Novice Youth Showmanship

Novice Youth Hunt Seat Equitation

Youth Hunter Under Saddle 18& Under

Youth Horsemanship 18 & Under

Also *NEW for 2023* In response to exhibitor requests, VPHC has added six new NSBA Added Money classes open to all horses with an NSBA certificate! Our goal is to raise $6,000 to provide $1,000 along with an NSBA trophy in each class. Thank you for supporting this effort to make the 2023 VCCF the best ever!

The 2023 Virginia Color Classic Futurity Show is excited to offer six NSBA added money classes!

Yearling Longe Line

3 Year Old Hunter Under Saddle

4 Year Old & Over Hunter Under Saddle

3 Year Old Western Pleasure

4 Year Old & Over Western Pleasure

Ranch Rail Pleasure, All Ages

Any horse with an NSBA certificate will be eligible to compete in these classes.

In addition, we are adding a second judge to the full slate of NSBA dual-approved classes for two sets of NSBA points!

Join us as a sponsor today!

We are also excited to announce additional futurity classes to be offered in 2023!

Non Pro 2 Year Old In-Hand Trail

2 Year Old & Over Halter Stallion Stakes

2 Year Old & Over Halter Gelding Stakes

2 Year Old & Over Halter Mare Stakes

Non Pro Showmanship Stakes

Non Pro 2 Year Old Longe Line – offered in Western and Hunter divisions

Also, the Open 2 Year Old Longe Line will now be offered in Western and Hunter divisions

Mark your calendars to join us September 1-3, 2023 at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, VA!   
Stay tuned for more information.

2023 VPHC Futurity Entry Deadlines

Early: Saturday, August 1 – $100
Late: Saturday, August 19 – $200 ($100 entry fee + $100 late fee)
Extra Late: 6pm on the day prior to the class – $300 ($200 entry fee + $100 late fee)
PayPal accepted with 3.5% convenience fee

Futurity Exhibitors – if mailing payments, to ensure that your payment is postmarked by the post office where it is sent, please take your letter in the post office and request a postmark. All entries must be submitted online: Thank You!

Email [email protected] with any futurity questions.

Color Classic Futurity

All APHA, AQHA, ApHC and JC horses sired by a Color Classic Eligible Sire can compete in the Color Classic Futurity classes! No mare or foal nomination required!

Virginia Bred Futurity

We are excited to announce a $5000 Virginia Marketing Grant from the Virginia Horse Industry Board to support prize money for our Virginia Paint Breeders Futurity at our September 2022 Color Classic Futurity.

Bringing a horse? What is required? All horses require a current and negative coggins, a valid health certificate if traveling from out of state, and a health declaration form found on the Virginia Horse Center website:

Futurity Results ~