SAVE THE DATE – MAY 31, 2014!!!!!
This event is taking place in a wide open horse pasture (150+ acres) surrounded by free roaming horses. The festival/concert will welcome you to step into a western town complete with saloon/hotel from years gone by. The hotel’s covered front porch is set up as the stage for the entertainers. Cowboys and Cowgirls will be present throughout the day, interacting with the crowd. BBQ, beans, chips, hot dogs, home baked goodies, etc. will be sold with all of the proceeds going to the Hozho foundation. This is a family orientated event. Activities include trail rides, pony rides, mule driven wagon rides, hayrides, an old west town jail & bail, silent auction, corn hole tournament, equestrian vaulting demos, mounted shooting demo, just to mention a few.
For your entertainment throughout the day and well in to the evening, several bands and recording artists will be entertaining the crowd with their music. Cody McCarver, Michael Martin, Tori Martin, Wesley Crider and Project Illumination are all graciously donating their time and talent to benefit the Hozho special needs therapeutic riding program.
Summer Sessions 2014 – it’s time to sign up! June 2-6 is our Tot Camp (ages 5-7) and June 16-20; July 7-11; July 21-25 is for ages 8 to 22! Looking forward to a wonderful Summer Program! Click here for the registration form.
To develop the total person - body, mind and spirit promoting personal empowerment through specialized programs in a natural surrounding. Every individual regardless, of any physical, developmental, emotional or social challenges shall enrich their quality of life through Hozho.
What is Hozho?
Hozho is a complex Navajo philosophical concept that cannot be adequately translated into one single English word. Hozho is an inner state of a Navajo way of being. To be in Hozho is be connected to Beauty, Balance, Truth and Harmony. This inner state of beauty is what one projects out to the world from within, while embracing all that surrounds us. Hozho invites a beautiful, harmonious and happy environment, encouraging us to walk in Beauty and enjoy the gifts of life, nature and health.That is Hozho, and we wish you the ability to find and live it in your life.Hozho Therapeutic Equestrian Services (HTES) is dedicated to providing a fun and unique healing experience for individuals with special needs.
Through the kindness of our benefactors, volunteers and horses, HTES' riders and families find hope, growth and compassion.We are committed to providing the best encounter possible in a healing and loving environment. Our activities are carefully designed to challenge, draw out and encourage our riders, their families, and even our volunteers. Our goal is to use our resources to cultivate self-esteem and a sense of accomplishment in our riders while improving their quality of life.
If you or someone you know could benefit from Hozho Therapeutic Equestrian Services, please contact us today at:
Hozho Therapeutic Equestrian Services Mystery Dog Ranch
975 Wooten Road
Ringgold, GA 30736